One of the best fast bowlers in the history of cricket, Brett Lee was in Coimbatore to promote the second edition of the Tamil Nadu Premier League. He also visited the SNR college and school to interact with the students.
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When asked about the favourite Indian cricketer, Bret Lee recalled the chants of “Sachin Sachin.” He also said that now Indian fans greet the Indian captain Virat Kohli with “Kohli Kohli” chants whenever the team plays.
Brett Lee also revealed that his son is a huge fan of Virat Kohli. According to The Cricket Lounge, Lee said: “My 10-year-old son’s favourite batsman is Virat Kohli. Once, when Kohli walked past me and we shook hands, I told him that you are my son’s favourite batsman. Kohli showed a great gesture when he gave my son one of his Test shirts signed, with best wishes Kohli.”
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In an interactive session with the students, Bret Lee advised them:
“Never settle for something you don’t believe in.”
Brett Lee also visited a cancer hospital and met some children there. He gifted them smileys balls and autographed mini-bats.