During the 2014 Wimbledon tournament, Maria Sharapova was asked a question regarding whether she knew Sachin Tendulkar, the Indian cricket legend. The Russian player replied, “I don’t (know)”. (Maria Sharapova Confirms Failed Drugs Test, Faces Suspension)
A year and a half later, Tendulkar’s fans have found the right time to hit back at Sharapova, who faces a provisional ban from Tennis after she failed a drugs test during the 2016 Australian Open. The five-time grand-slam winner had admitted that she failed the test on Tuesday.
On Twitter, the #WhoisSachinTendulkar was trending thanks to many fans who seized upon the opportunity to give it back at the Russian tennis player. Here are some of the tweets
I always knew Maria Sharapova is doped since she asked who is Sachin Tendulkar??
— Aaishwarya Desai (@aaishwarya_d) March 13, 2016
Who is Sachin Tendulkar?
Well here is the answer!
God and Immortal of Cricket! pic.twitter.com/RvtCg5N96N
— Broken Cricket (@BrokenCricket) March 10, 2016
I know Maria Sharapova was in drugs the day when she said “Who is Sachin Tendulkar”.
— Abhik (@babumossai) March 10, 2016
Maria Sharapova once said “Who is Sachin Tendulkar” is now facing a ban on tennis after failing drug test.
— #IND #WT20 BleedBlue (@rohit_nakhwa) March 10, 2016
Who is Maria Sharapova – Tennis is a part of her life
Who is Sachin Tendulkar – Tennis is just a part of his Elbow ??
— Divyanshu Sharma (@jetsroy) March 10, 2016