Read full story: T20 cricket world cup is in its full swing, and sixteen nations are competing with each other to fetch the title of world champion. However, the fans of the Indian cricket team, who were cheering for the Indian players, came across a setback after Team India lost back-to-back matches at the group stage only. After losing their first match against the arch-rival Pakistan, Team India has now lost its second match as well with New Zealand. Now, while expressing their disappointment with the team’s performance, netizens are slamming the players and trolling them by dropping harsh and mean comments. However, amid all this, a couple of B-town celebs have come forward to defend Team India. Film ‘Grand Masti’ famed actor Aftab Shivdasani took to his Twitter handle and extended his support to the Indian cricket team. Asking fans not to desert their favourite team, Aftab tweeted, ‘Yes, it’s a bad phase for the Indian team & the last two matches have virtually knocked them out of the @T20WorldCup, but it’s now more than ever that they need our support. They haven’t been on top for years without effort. Let’s not desert them now. We love you team India.’ Actor Arjun Kapoor, who is an ardent follower of sport also penned a supportive message for Team India. He took to his Instagram handle and wrote, ‘Our ego gets bruised if India loses a match let alone two. That’s how well this team has played over the last 10 years or so to bring smiles to our faces and create expectations.’ While urging the netizens to accept the defeat with grace, he further added, ‘let’s not forget these are men who have been playing in a bubble since last year to entertain you & I while being at it… They weren’t at their best today but we as fans have to be at our best to allow them to breathe and learn from a loss or two even… Nobody likes losing but more importantly nobody likes losers who try and get off on other people’s failures either… Grow a pair and be gracious about us not winning to boost our egos.’
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