The age of social media has made it easier for fans to communicate with their favorite sporting heroes. Getting a chance to interact with their idols, albeit through Twitter, this certainly induces great happiness among them. The latest heartwarming story comes from the Kulgam in Kashmir, where a young boy’s classy cover drives have grabbed the attention of Sri Lankan legend Kumar Sangakkara.
A rising batting star’s video was uploaded on Twitter depicting him employing some sound technique to play sweetly-timed shots. The online user referred to Sangakkara’s style of play while describing the kid and soon enough, the former skipper replied.
The Sri Lankan batting great appreciated the boy for his elegant-looking cover drives and hoped the best for his future. This wonderful gesture from Sangakkara to notice his young fan’s efforts awed the Twitter community as they sung his praises.