Mother’s Day is celebrated to honour every mother and her influence in one’s family and in the whole society.
Mother’s Day was first celebrated in 1908 after Anna Jarvis held a special memorial to honour her mother at St Andrew’s Methodist Church in Grafton in West Virginia.
This special day is celebrated to remember, thank and appreciate mother’s role in one’s life as they play an extremely vital role of sportspersons, sometimes as a supporter, sometimes as a teacher and sometimes as a critic or fan, or sometimes as a mother.
Sportspersons took to the social media and wished their mothers on Mother’s Day 2018.
Lets take a look at what they said on their respective social media handles:
Sachin Tendulkar (@sachin_rt) May 13, 2018
Happy Mother’s Day 🙏🙏 pic.twitter.com/V13drlOAUD— Saina Nehwal (@NSaina) May 13, 2018
They possess the kind of strength that goes far beyond gyms and diets. It takes a mother to make the world go round. Happy Mother's Day to all the brave women out there. #MothersDay pic.twitter.com/U1jXu6UMZH— Gurpreet Singh Sandhu (@GurpreetGK) May 13, 2018
The man, who stood tall between the opponents and the net time and again in India's first ever appearance in @FIFAWorldCup, @dhee_singh01 informs, "My mom is my first inspiration to work hard. I have learnt so many things from her." #MaaMeriJaan #MothersDay pic.twitter.com/dbKoP6xiiY
— Indian Football Team (@IndianFootball) May 13, 2018
There's nothing like a mother's love, to give us all the strength and support we need to succeed. Thank you maa for being my pillar. And thank you @Geeta_Basra for being such an amazing wife and mother. We are so lucky to have you ❤❤ #MothersDay pic.twitter.com/CcWzYR2ss4— Harbhajan Turbanator (@harbhajan_singh) May 13, 2018
To my mother and all the lovely mothers around the world who are truly the guiding force behind us all, without whom we wouldnt be half the people we are today. Happy Mother’s Day ❣️😘 #happymothersday #supermom pic.twitter.com/NPDY5jD1sf— yuvraj singh (@YUVSTRONG12) May 13, 2018
It was not just my dream to the world’s number 1 player. My mom lived my dream too. Showing my love and respect for her by participating in the #OnlyAMomCanDo contest. Have you participated yet? #bankofbaroda pic.twitter.com/8x7BmnKmEN— Kidambi Srikanth (@srikidambi) May 13, 2018
I’m who I’m just because I have you!Suresh Raina (@ImRaina) May 13, 2018
I had you when didn’t know any of this world and I had you when I was ready to conquer the same world!
You are the real meaning of selfless love, care & suppprt!
Happy Mother's day to the most beautiful mothers in my life, my Naani maa, mummy, Aesha and mum.. and to all the wonderful mothers in the world. Love you all ❤️ 😍🤗 #happymothersday #mamasboy #mystrength pic.twitter.com/Rp45zEeuPi— Shikhar Dhawan (@SDhawan25) May 13, 2018
Happy Mother’s Day to all the mums out there and especially to my wonderful mum who is always there for me - I love you very very much ! Sending a big cuddle from India ! X— Shane Warne (@ShaneWarne) May 13, 2018