Indian cricketer, Harbhajan Singh has turned 40 today. The Indian cricketer has served Indian cricket for many years and played some significant roles in India’s greatest victories. The Punjab spinner might have turned 40, but is still one of the fittest cricketers going around.
Cricket Fraternity on Friday extended birthday wishes to Indian spinner on Twitter:
Former Indian Cricketer, Yuvraj Singh took to Twitter and wrote, “Is it your happy 40 or 47. Here’s a glimpse of the wonderful years spent together pulling each other’s leg, sometimes pants too U have always proved to the world Singh u will always be a King After quarrentine party to leni hai 100% love you paaji @harbhajan singh.”
Is it your happy 40 or 47 🤪 Here’s a glimpse of the wonderful years spent together pulling each other’s leg, sometimes pants too 🤣 U have always proved to the world Singh u will always be King 👑 After quarantine party to leni hai 100% 🍻 love u paaji ❤️🤗@harbhajan_singh pic.twitter.com/hKSP4u8WTJ
— Yuvraj Singh (@YUVSTRONG12) July 3, 2020
Suresh Raina described Turbantor as “one of the greatest match-winners”, while wishing him a happy birthday.
“Happy Birthday @harbhajan singh! One of the greatest match winners& and an amazing human being. Memories with you are unforgettable & heartwarming Thank you for always being there for me, and everything you have given to cricket. Keep inspiring the young generation!”.
Happy Birthday @harbhajan_singh !
One of the greatest match-winners & an amazing human being. Memories made with you are unforgettable & heartwarming💛
Thank you for always being there for me, and everything you have given to cricket. Keep inspiring the young generation! 🏏🎂🎂🥰 pic.twitter.com/mK24obq6Os
— Suresh Raina🇮🇳 (@ImRaina) July 3, 2020
The International Cricket Council(ICC ) also highlighted off-spinners achievements while wishing cricketer on his birthday anniversary.
“Second most wickets by an Indian spinner in Tests 417. Second most wickets taken by Indian spinner in ODIs-265. First India player to take a Test hat-trick. A @cricketworldcup winner Happy 40th birthday to Harbhajan Singh!” ICC tweeted.
🌟 Second-most wickets by an India spinner in Tests – 417
🌟 Second-most wickets by an India spinner in ODIs – 265
🌟 First India player to take a Test hat-trick
🌟 A @cricketworldcup winner 🥇
Happy 40th birthday to Harbhajan Singh! pic.twitter.com/r5qYelmPSm
— ICC (@ICC) July 3, 2020
The Board of Control for Cricket in India(BCCI) also extended wishes to Harbhajan as it wrote:
“Here’s wishing Turbanator @harbhajan _singh a very happy birthday #TeamIndia”.
— BCCI (@BCCI) July 3, 2020
Harbhajan made his international debut in 1998, representing in India in 103 Tests and 236 ODIs. The greatest off-spinner India has ever produced, Harbhajan Singh has claimed 417 wickets in Tests and 269 wickets in One-Day Internationals. 2001 Border-Gavaskar Trophy remains his best series where he claimed 32 wickets in three Tests.