Irrfan Khan Demise: Virat Kohli, Yuvraj Singh, Sachin Tendulkar; The Sports Fraternity Pay Their Tribute

In the most heartbreaking news, actor Irrfan Khan passed away this morning after waging a brave and long fight against Cancer. Apart from the fans and the media fraternity, the sports fraternity also came forward and offered their condolences to Irrfan’s family, right from Virat Kohli, Yuvraj Singh to Sachin Tendulkar

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Irrfan Khan Demise: Virat Kohli, Yuvraj Singh, Sachin Tendulkar; The Sports Fraternity Pay Their Tribute
In the most heartbreaking news, actor Irrfan Khan passed away this morning after waging a brave and long fight against the Cancer. At the age of 53, the actor succumbed to a rare cancer Neuroendocrine Tumor, leaving everyone in a complete shock and grief. Apart from the fans, even the media fraternity celebs like Amitabh Bachchan, Ajay Devgn, Taapsee Pannu, Akshay Kumar, Kiara Advani, Parineeti Chopra, Kriti Sanon, Anupam Kher, Ayushmann Khurrana, Kareena Kapoor Khan and many more came together and expressed their sadness and posted some heartfelt messages for the incredible actor while sending condolences to Irrfan’s family  

However, even the sports fraternity came forward and offered their condolences to Irrfan’s family. Indian skipper Virat Kohli took to his Twitter handle and tweeted, “Saddened to hear about the passing of Irrfan Khan. What a phenomenal talent and dearly touched everyone's heart with his versatility. May god give peace to his soul.” While we also see Yuvraj Singh penning down, “I know the journey I know the pain and I know he fought till the end some are lucky to survive some don’t I’m sure you are in a better place now Irfan Khan my condolence to your family. May his soul rip.”

The legendary cricketer too shared some pearls of wisdom for the legendary actor by tweeting, “Sad to hear the news of #IrrfanKhan passing away. He was one of my favourites & I’ve watched almost all his films, the last one being Angrezi Medium. Acting came so effortlessly to him, he was just terrific. May his soul Rest In Peace. Condolences to his loved ones.” Here we have compiled a few more tweets from the cricketers below:








Irrfan Khan was under ICU yesterday in Kokilaben Hospital in Mumbai when his health deteriorated but today morning, the news of his demise broke in, much everyone’s dismay. The actor won a lot of accolades for his character in Angrezi Medium which was his last film released also starring Kareena Kapoor Khan, Radhika Madan and Deepak Dobriyal. ALSO READ: Irrfan Khan Dies Of Cancer: From Piku To Life Of Pi, Films That Brought Out The Best In This Extraordinary Actor






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