Virat Kohli wished everyone a very Happy New Year through his Twitter handle © Virat Kohli's Twitter handle
Virat Kohli wished everyone a very Happy New Year through his Twitter handle © Virat Kohli’s Twitter handle

As we bid adieu to 2015, it shall be great if we take a look at what some of the most popular cricketers have to say on wishing their fans new year. Sachin Tendulkar, Virat Kohli, Dale Steyn and a few other cricketers took to their Twitter handle and wished their fans all the very best for 2016. One can expect a lot of action on the cricket field this year. We will witness the much awaited T20 Cricket World Cup in March. It will be one of the most watched tournaments of the year and cricket fans are eagerly waiting for it. This month itself, India will be touring Australia for a bilateral ODI and T20I series. Some great names who had been overlooked for a long time like Yuvraj Singh and Ashish Nehra have been picked in India’s squad. Sachin Tendulkar, Ross Taylor, Sanju Samson wish fans Merry Christmas: Twitter Reactions

Then there is also a tri-nation series between Australia, West Indies and Sri Lanka lined up for middle of the year. England will host Sri Lanka and Pakistan whereas New Zealand will tour South Africa in the month of August. South Africa will also host Australia in September and then Sri Lanka in December.

Talking of 2016, people welcomed the new year throughout the world with great fervour and excitement. In all the major cricketing nations viz. India, Australia, Sri Lanka, New Zealand, England, Pakistan, West Indies, South Africa, Bangladesh and Zimbabwe it was celebrated with warmth, passion and zeal.  All of these countries plus a few associate nations like Oman, Ireland, Netherlands, Scotland, Hong Kong and Afghanistan will play in ICC World T20 this year. Hence, it is going to be a mega event.