Raining wishes in the cyber space for team India!

Last Updated: Apr 02, 2011, 13:54 PM IST

Spicezee Bureau

Mumbai: The entire country has woken up to hop; hope of bringing the World Cup home after 28 years. We in India follow cricket like religion and the entire country shall come to a standstill once the game begins in a few hours. There is no one in the country who hasn’t woken up to a prayer, a hope, a wish this morning.

Social networking sites have been flooded with updates from celebrities wishing team India the very best for the World cup finals. There are lot of celebrities who are going to attend the match at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai and others have taken a day off from work and shoots to spend the day watching the cricket match at home with friends and family. Here are some enthusiastic wishes that Bollywood has to give to team India.

Uday Chopra tweeted this morning, “My cook just asked me why everyone is saying "Go India!"... "Yeh sab log India ko jaane ke liye kyun keh rahe hai" Ha ha priceless!!!” (sic)

VJ Anusha Dandekar is one of the many who will be going to watch the game in person and to cheer team India. She tweeted, “INDIA WILL WIN TWEETHEARTS! Soooo exciting! Yay! Already celebrating cause I can feel it! :-) love you all, hope you all have fun watching!” (sic)
Eesha Deol sent her wishes to the blue boys too. She chose a lyrical way to wish the team. “Suno gaurse duniya walon,buri nazar na humpe dalon,chahe jitna zor lagalo sabse aage honge Hindustan”

Actor Kunal Kapoor who is going to watch the match at the stadium tweeted, “Off to Wankhede, in a surge of blue!! May the force be with us!!”

Arbazz Khan had his humor along with his wish as he tweeted, “WINdia vs FAILanka”.

Actress Lara Dutta is not just going to cheer team India at Wankhede Stadium but she is also supporting the colour of the day. She also posted a photo on twitter in her jersey in blue and tweeted, “Bleed Blue India!! See u at the stadium!!”(sic)

Legendary cricketer Shane Warne who has many friends in the Indian cricket team and in the Indian film industry has flown down to watch the match. He tweeted, “Good luck to my friend Sachin in his quest to make a 100-100`s in international cricket The script is written. Hope it`s a great game” (sic)

He is amazed at the enthusiasm in India surrounding the big match today and he tweeted, “Anyone else agree ? I`m in Mumbai and the place is a real buzz - great atmosphere.. Nice to be back in India - love the people and passion” (sic)

However he also had a prediction to offer and tweeted, “ My prediction - very close contest and whoever bats first has a big advantage. India by 17 runs or 5 wkts !!!” (sic)

Actress Neha Dhupia established a fact with her tweet this morning which reinforces positivity. “ How uncanny .... The last time India picked up the worldcup was a saturday ... And today will be no exception!”

As this is Sachin’s last World Cup, many tweets were dedicated to the great batsman.

Actor Vivek Oberoi tweeted, “I pray sachin makes his 100th century 2day,we win the cup and he wins man of the series! What a perfect ending 2his world cup career! Pray.” (sic)

Actor Ajay Devgn who has his birthday today has chosen to celebrate it at home with friends and family watching the World Cup final too. He tweeted this morning, “Thanks so much for all your wishes..it`s infact a big day for all of us..India in the WC finals, let`s make history.” (sic)

One billion prayers, one billion hearts wishing for that one cup to come home once again shall sure be answered positively!