Team India star Yuzvendra Chahal celebrates its 31st birthday today (July 23). The cricket fraternity, which included former and current players, used social media to award their best wishes to the top quality of the Indian cricket team.
Chahal is currently in Sri Lanka along with the rest of the group for the white ball series against the host. He is currently the leading wicketkeeper in the ongoing ODI leg. The right batsman took five wickets in two games with an average of 20.40.
Former Indian cricketer Suresh Raina went to Twitter to wish his former teammate. He wrote: “Congratulations on your birthday @yuzi_chahal bro. I wish you a wonderful year ahead with lots of success! #Stay safe. “
– Suresh Raina🇮🇳 (@ImRaina) 23 July 2021
Chahal’s accomplice, Kuldeep Yadav, also wished the best wishes to his dear friend.
“Congratulations on your birthday @yuzi_chahal Birthday Cake Partying face Cheers to all the good times on and off the field God bless you overually,” tweeted Kuldeep.
– Kuldeep yadav (@ imkuldeep18) 23 July 2021
Senior India batter Dinesh Karthik mentioned how Yuzvendra entertains everyone whenever he is in the area.
‘One of the many times that @yuzi_chahal leaves everyone in splits. Happy birthday, buddy, have a wonderful one! “ Karthik wrote on the microblog site.
– DK (inDineshKarthik) 23 July 2021
India pacemaker Navdeep Saini, who is also in Sri Lanka for the limited bowling series, wished Yuzi on social media.
– Navdeep Saini (@ navdeepsaini96) 23 July 2021
Team India’s latest batting sensation Suryakumar Yadav mentioned that Yuzvendra’s entertainment skills are equal to his bowling abilities.
“Congratulations on your birthday Bhai @yuzi_chahal. Your entertainment skills match your bowling skills. May you shine brighter every day, ” tweeted Surya.
– Surya Kumar Yadav (@ surya_14kumar) 23 July 2021
The official Twitter handle of the India Cricket Management Board (BCCI) shared some interesting stats from Yuzi as he wished the leggie on his special day.
“104 international matches and 159 wickets, the fastest Indian bowler to 50 scores from the T20I scalp, the first Indian bowler (men) to reach a 5-wicket in the T20Is. Here’s a happy birthday for #TeamIndia- leg turner @yuzi_chahal, “ tweeted BCCI.
🔹 104 international matches and 159 wickets
Fastest Indian bowler up to 50 headers of 20 T20I
🔹 1st Indian bowler (men) to take a 5-wicket in the T20Is
– BCCI (@BCCI) 23 July 2021
Here are some other wishes:
Happy birthday Yuzi
Everyone’s favorite in the RCB family, funny and a tough competitor, @yuzi_chahal has been one of our MVPs for years now. We wish Yuzi many more contributions who win the match.# SpeelBold #WeAreChallengers #HappyBirthdayYuzi pic.twitter.com/WD8AdsK045
– Royal Challengers Bangalore (@RCBTweets) 23 July 2021
Happy Birthday @yuzi_chahal brother
Prosperous year ahead! 🎂
– Hanuma vihari (@Hanumavihari) 23 July 2021
Wish you a very happy birthday yuzi god seen you bro @yuzi_chahal 🎂😊🇮🇳🙌
– Rahul Sharma (@ ImRahulSharma3) 23 July 2021
– Wasim Jaffer (@ WasimJaffer14) 23 July 2021
Happy Birthday, @yuzi_chahal 🎂🥳
– Mumbai Indians (@mipaltan) 23 July 2021
Fastest Indian up to 50 T20I wickets
🌟 6/25 – The best T20I figures by an Indian spinner
– ICC (@ICC) 23 July 2021