New Delhi, Jan 1: As we entered in a new year, cricketers across the globe greeted their fans and loved ones, a happy and prosperous new year.
The cricketers also appealed the world to spread peace and communal harmony in the new year and make it a better place to live as we bade adieu to 2016.
Several former and current cricketers took to their Twitter handles to greet their fans also wished for overall prosperity.
This is how cricketers greeted:
This is how Sachin Tendulkar greeted fans.
This is how Virender Sehwag greeted his fans.
This is how India's premier bowler R Ashwin greeted fans.
This is how former India cricketer Mohammed Kaif greeted fans.
Former England skipper Kevin Pietersen greeted fans and appealed them to help someone in need.
This is how India opener Shikhar Dhawan greeted fans.
India cricketer Mohammed Shami greeted fans on Twitter.
This is how Australia skipper Steve Smith greeted fans.
India batsman Ajinkya Rahane wishes his followers a happy new year.
This is what South Africa batsman David Miller had to say.
Former England captain Michael Vaughan greets fans on Twitter.
India's middle-order batsman Cheteshwar Pujara shared a video on Twitter.
This is what India pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar had to say.
West Indies cricketer Chris Gayle shared a video on Instagram.