Rio Olympics; Goodwill Ambassador Issue: Now Sachin Tendulkar to be India’s Goodwill Ambassador

Sachin Tendulkar

Indian Sports: The former legendary Indian cricketer- Sachin Tendulkar today, on Tuesday, 3rd May found accepting the invitation of the IOA- Indian Olympic Association and as such now he has shown that he is willing to be a Goodwill Ambassador for the upcoming Rio Olympics.

The issue of the said Goodwill Ambassador’s appointment was in little controversy, when earlier the bollywood’s Dabangg actor- Salman Khan was to be appointed for the said designation, as Goodwill Ambassador for the Indian representative sportspersons in this year’s Rio Olympic.

With the considering of the said former legendary cricketer for India, now he has become the third in the list which earlier includes the bollywood’s actor- Salman Khan and ace shooter Abhinav Bindra.

However, the issues against the appointment of the bollywood’s actor- Salman as the Goodwill ambassador was remained indigestible for the Indian legendry sports persons, as such, there was seen a coal war of words, as the most famous and talented legendry Milkha Singh and others including the wrestler- Yougeshwar Dutt and recently famous- Kanhaiya Kumar also opposed his appointment. Their displeasure as to such appointment was shown by them through a publicly voiced social media.

The only issue which was really of much important raised by such opposing personalities seen including the issue that the why the sporting icons like P T Usha, Milkha Singh is not appointed as such ambassador for the sport representation.

However, answering intelligently, the Indian Olympic Association defended its decision and said that other eminent personalities have also been approached. It was on the 29th day of last month, the said cricketer- Sachin Tendulkar had approached the Indian Olympic Association and today he has confirmed his participation as a Goodwill Ambassador for the Indian team.

The Indian athletes who are going to participate in the Rio Olympic, which is going to be held this year, will be boosted their energy and morale as the most famous and ideal cricketer from India- Sachin Tendulkar is going to support them. The said Rio Olympic is considered as the prestigious event in the world.

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