Actor Mourns The Loss Of Kobe Bryant And His Daughter
Kobe Bryant, one of the greatest basketball players of all time and retired legendary NBA superstar, died in a helicopter crash on Sunday outside Los Angeles. This heartbreaking news of the legend and his 13-year-old daughter Gianna's tragic death has left everyone in shock.
According to reports, the 41-year-old basketball player was expected to attend a basketball game scheduled for noon on Sunday. He was expected to be the coach for the game, while his daughter was supposed to play. However, the unfortunate helicopter crash took away their lives ahead of it. The foggy climatic condition led the helicopter crash. The tragic helicopter crash killed seven others on Sunday. According to a report on CNN, nine people, including the pilot, were on board when the helicopter crashed on a hillside, near Calabasas, Calif.
The Baahubali actor, Rana Daggubati took to Instagram and mourned the death of the legend. He shared a heartwarming picture of Kobe Bryant with his daughter Gianna and wrote, "Heartbreaking!! RIP."
Many Bollywood celebs like Akshay Kumar, Ranveer Singh mourned the demise of NBA star.
Akshay wrote, "Speechless, the world has lost a Legendary Athlete, R.I.P The #BlackMamba of Basketball, Kobe Bryant & his daughter, Gianna. What u have done for so many kids including my niece whom u inspired to play basketball every day of her childhood, may u both comfort each other in heaven."
Abhishek Bachchan, a basketball enthusiast, shared on Instagram: "Heartbroken. #ripkobebryant He was such an inspiration. Thoughts and prayers to his family and especially with his daughter Gianna. #Lakernation #mambaforever #8 #24”
Priyanka Chopra recalled her experience of meeting him and wrote on Instagram: "Kobe Bryant was my first real introduction to the NBA. I was 13 living in Queens NYC, the same age as his sweet little girl, Gianna. He ignited my love for the sport, competition, and striving for excellence.”
Shraddha Kapoor tweeted: "#RIPKobeBryant& his little girl. So sad. Life is so unpredictable.”
While actors mourn the untimely demise of the basketball legend, fans are speculating if Kobe Bryant's phenomenal career will inspire a biopic in India.