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Celebrity tweets on Kobe Bryant’s passing from 13 golf, cricket, ice hockey, baseball, tennis, gymnastics, athletics stars

Kobe Bryant

Kobe Bryant

National Basketball Association legend Kobe Bean Bryant, 41, died in a helicopter crash in Calabasas, Los Angeles, California, United States on January 26, 2020 with his daughter Gianna Maria-Onore Bryant, 13. They were on their way to her basketball practice in the Mamba Sports Academy in Thousand Oaks, California.

Several golf, cricket, ice hockey, baseball, tennis, gymnastics, athletics stars took to Twitter to pay tribute to Kobe. Among them were

  1. American retired professional golfer Jack Nicklaus, 80,
  2. Pakistani cricketer Kamran Akmal, 38,
  3. Indian cricketer Ajinkya Rahane, 31,
  4. Indian former international cricketer Sachin Tendulkar, 46,
  5. American professional baseball pitcher Tom Brady
  6. Russian professional ice hockey winger Alexander Mikhailovich Ovechkin, 34
  7. Tennis icon Billie Jean
  8. artistic gymnast Simone Biles
  9. Jamaican former sprinter Usain Bolt, 33,
  10. Canadian professional ice hockey defenceman  P.K. Subban, 30
  11. Alexandra Raisman
  12. Wayne Gretzky, 59, Canadian former professional ice hockey player
  13. Rafa Nadal

 

 

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