Tokyo Olympics 2020: Priyanka Chopra gives an ‘extra loud cheer’ for Mary Kom: This made me so emotional

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Desi girl Priyanka Chopra gave a special shout out to Team India while watching the Tokyo Olympics opening ceremony last night. Priyanka penned a heartfelt post for everyone and gave an ‘extra loud cheer’ for Mary Kom. The actress shares a special connection with Mary Kom as she had starred in the boxer’s biopic.

Priyanka Chopra took to her Instagram handle and sharing a bunch of pics of watching the opening ceremony of Tokyo Olympics from London home, she wrote, “I’m sitting in front of my TV watching the opening of the Olympic Games happening right now in Tokyo and the mood is somber, yet the moment feels nostalgic. We all know the games are unlike anything we’ve experienced before, with the best of the best athletes in the world competing for the pride of their countries. The arenas may be without an audience, but our cheers won’t stop, no matter where we are.”

Wishing good luck to everyone who is participating, the Barfi actress wrote, “Good luck to everyone participating. Know that you are giving an embattled world something to collectively cheer for. All the very best to the Refugee Olympic Team… I’m cheering for you!! Your presence sends such a powerful message of hope to the world.”

Giving a special shout out to Indian athletes especially Mary Kom, PeeCee further added, “Best of luck #TeamIndia! I’m cheering for each and everyone of you! P.S. @mcmary.kom, gave an extra loud cheer for you ! @pvsindhu1, @dkumari.archer – go Queens! Show em @mirzasaniar 🙌🏽👏🏽 #Cheer4India #GarvHai#Tokyo2020(sic).”

Priyanka also revealed that she got emotional after watching India’s Olympic contingent.

Well, as they say ‘you can take a person out of the country but you can’t take the country out of the person’. So no matter in which part of the world PeeCee is, her heart will always beat for India. On the work front, Priyanka has an interesting line up of projects. She will be next seen in Citadel, Text For You, Matrix 4 and a few untitled projects.

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