As many as 5 cricketers, together with a former participant, are celebrating their birthdays on Sunday.
India pacer Jasprit Bumrah, Ravindra Jadeja, Shreyas Iyer, Karun Nair and former participant RP Singh are celebrating their birthdays and wishes have been pouring in for them from the cricket fraternity.
Bumrah turned 27, Jadeja turned 32, Nair turned 29 whereas Iyer and Singh are celebrating their 26th and 35th birthday respectively.
Former batsman Virender Sehwag took to Twitter and wrote: “Today`s Date 6/12- Half Dozen, One Dozen. And a day when nearly a dozen really wonderful cricketers were born. Happy Birthday to @Jaspritbumrah93, @imjadeja, @ShreyasIyer15, @karun126, @rpsingh. Have a great life ahead boys!”
Suresh Raina additionally prolonged wishes to all of the gamers and stated: “Sending my best wishes to my friends & all the amazing cricketers @jaspritbumrah93, @imjadeja, @shreyasiyer15, @karun126, @rpsingh. Wishing you lifetime of success & happiness, keep making us proud! Lots of love! :).”
Harbhajan Singh posted a sequence of tweets to greet the gamers. For Bumrah, Harbhajan wrote: “A champion bowler, Game changer, Yorker king @Jaspritbumrah93 wish you a very happy birthday.. Waheguru hamesha meher rakhan tere te.. Jeo Shera.”
Sachin Tendulkar additionally wished Bumrah on the event and wrote: “Wish you a happy birthday @Jaspritbumrah93! Always a joy to see you bowl with heart and soul. May the wickets and good days keep coming.”
Bumrah, who holds the second spot on the ICC ODI Bowling Rankings, has performed 67 ODIs and 50 T20Is for India. He has additionally featured in 14 Tests for the nation and has 68 wickets to his title within the format.
The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) tweeted: “Wishing #TeamIndia trio of @Jaspritbumrah93, @imjadeja and @ShreyasIyer15 a very happy birthday.”
Highlighting RP Singh`s achievements, BCCI wrote: Man of the Match on Test debut, 2007 World T20-winner, Here`s wishing @rpsingh, former #CrewIndia pacer and current member of BCCI`s Cricket Advisory Committee, a really completely satisfied birthday.”
“Wishing @karun126, only the second Indian batsman to score a Test triple hundred, a very happy birthday,” stated BCCI whereas wishing Nair.