Rohit Sharma receives a heartwarming welcome from his mother at the Victory Parade in Mumbai

Rohit Sharma

Indian cricket captain Rohit Sharma experienced an emotional and heartwarming moment when he returned to Mumbai after leading the team to a historic T20 World Cup triumph. After being stranded in Barbados for three days, the Indian team finally arrived back in Delhi. The rousing reception from fans at the airport welcomed the World Champions home.

Rohit Sharma leads the Victory Parade in Mumbai

Prime Minister Narendra Modi hosted the team for a special breakfast meeting. The Men in Blue then embarked on an open bus victory parade in Mumbai. Rohit’s mother, Purnima, eagerly awaited his arrival. As soon as he stepped off the plane, she rushed to embrace him. With tears in her eyes, she hugged him tightly and showered him with kisses. The emotions on her face spoke volumes about her joy at her son’s return.

The media captured this heartwarming reunion, showing a proud mother witnessing how her son had made the entire nation cheer. Rohit’s remarkable achievement was met with love and applause. This touching scene reminds us of the power of family bonds and the deep connection between a mother and her child.

Meanwhile, following the victory, Rohit joined MS Dhoni and Kapil Dev in the elite list of Indian captains to have won the World Cup for the country. The 37-year-old finally got his hands on the silverware after the team faltered in the previous two finals in 2023.

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