2020 has been an unusual year, to say the least. The Coronavirus pandemic has wreaked havoc which saw multiple big-ticket sports events, even the Olympics, being postponed.
India also lost many of its sporting legends like PK Banerjee, Chuni Goswami, Balbir Singh Dosanjh to name a few. Hence, there was an eagerness amongst athletes to bid goodbye to the previous year and welcome 2021 with renewed hopes. A bunch of them took to social media to share new year greetings and messages whereas a few like Sumit Nagal, chose to look back and reflect.
Many athletes will be looking forward to the new year with Tokyo 2020 set to unfold this year. It's a year to make up lost ground in 2020 for most of them.
Let us look at how the top Indian athletes greeted 2021 on social media: