CNN reporter's amazing thread on Raptors Superfan Nav Bhatia goes viral

May 28 2019, 12:43 am

Win or lose, game days are more delicious with Uber Eats. Download the Uber Eats app today to order the meals you love from your favourite restaurants. Let’s Eats, sports fans!

Drake gets the headlines, but Toronto Raptors supporters know who their most inspiring fan is.

It’s Nav Bhatia, AKA ‘Superfan,’ who hasn’t missed a Raptors home game since the team entered the league in 1995. He’s been to a bunch on the road as well.

See also

Nav’s impossible to miss at games. Sitting courtside, he’s as enthusiastic as they come — and will do just about anything to throw off the other team when they attempt a free throw.

That’s what you see on TV. But what you may not know about Nav is the backstory of a 67-year-old who immigrated to Canada in the 1980s with very little money.

CNN reporter and Toronto native Muhammad Lila shared an incredible story about Nav in the form of a 15-tweet thread, about who he is and where he came from.


Learn more about Content Funding at Daily Hive

Rob WilliamsRob Williams

+ Offside
+ Basketball