Sachin Tendulkar Birthday Special: VVS Laxman, Harbhajan Singh and others wish Master Blaster on 46th birthday

Sachin Tendulkar, regarded as the greatest batsman of all time, is celebrating his 46th birthday on Wednesday and wishes have been pouring in from all over for the 'Master Blaster'.

Asian News International, Apr 24, 2019 14:53:35 IST

New Delhi: Sachin Tendulkar, regarded as the greatest batsman of all time, is celebrating his 46th birthday on Wednesday and wishes have been pouring in from all over for the 'Master Blaster'. Many celebrities took to their Twitter account to send birthday wishes to the Indian cricketing legend.

"Happy Birthday to a very special cricketer and human being who gave many memorable moments to us and cricket lovers around the world. He was and continues to be a hero and an inspiration @sachin_rt #HappyBirthdaySachin, former Indian cricketer VVS Laxman posted on Twitter.

"Happy birthday paji. A man I know who is a better human being than a cricketer. PAJI WE LOVE YOU ⁦@sachin_rt⁩ #HappyBirthdaySachin," Indian cricketer Harbhajan Singh wished in a tweet.

Harbhajan Singh earlier shared a light-hearted moment with Sachin Tendulkar on his Twitter handle while wishing the latter a happy birthday. Image cerdit: Twitter/@harbhajan_singh

Harbhajan Singh shares a light-hearted moment with Sachin Tendulkar. Image cerdit: Twitter/@harbhajan_singh

"Your attitude is what takes you forward in life. I shall never forget the valuable advices that you shared with me. Wish you a very happy birthday, @sachin_rt Sir. #HappyBirthdaySachin," Indian cricketer Ajinkya Rahane posted on the micro-blogging site.

"Happy Birthday to one of the greatest to ever grace the game @sachin_rt Sir! You will always be an inspiration to millions of growing cricketers," Indian spinner Kuldeep Yadav tweeted.

"Thanks for inspiring millions like me to dream...and for turning us into believers. Keep shining. Keep inspiring. Happy Birthday @sachin_rt paji," said former Indian cricketer Aakash Chopra.

"Happy Birthday @sachin_rt paaji! Hope you have a healthy and rocking year ahead," Indian cricketer Chesteshwar Pujara tweeted.

Wrestler Sushil Kumar extended wishes and said, "Wishing one of the greatest cricketer of all time @sachin_rt ji a very happy birthday.. You are an inspiration for all of us."

Tendulkar is popularly referred to as the 'God of Cricket' and he has received many accolades in his life including the Arjuna Award in 1994 and the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award in 1997.
The 46-year-old also received the Padma Shri and Padma Vibhushan awards in 1999 and 2008 respectively.

Not just sports fraternity but even some Bollywood stars wished the cricket hero.

"To the greatest, happy birthday! @sachin_rt #SachinSachin," Bollywood actor Abhishek Bachchan posted on his Twitter account.

"Happy birthday to the legend of legends @sachin_rt," Bollywood actor Shahid Kapoor tweeted.

"Wishing the most loved man. @sachin_rt a very happy birthday- happiness, love & good health," Bollywood actor Ritesh Deshmukh wrote.

Tendulkar has the highest number of runs in International Cricket and he has a total of 100 centuries to his name. Out of the 100 centuries, 51 have come in the Test format whereas 49 are in the ODI format.

Tendulkar is currently the mentor of the Indian Premier League (IPL) team Mumbai Indians.

Updated Date: Apr 24, 2019 14:53:35 IST


IPL 2019 POINTS TABLE

Pos. Team P W L D Pts.
1
Mumbai
14 9 5 0 18
2
Chennai
14 9 5 0 18
3
Delhi
14 9 5 0 18
4
Hyderabad
14 6 8 0 12
5
Kolkata
14 6 8 0 12
6
Punjab
14 6 8 0 12
7
Rajasthan
14 5 8 0 11
8
Bangalore
14 5 8 0 11
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1 India 3631 113
2 New Zealand 2547 111
3 South Africa 2917 108
4 England 3663 105
5 Australia 2640 98
6 Sri Lanka 3462 94
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2 India 5669 121
3 South Africa 4488 115
4 New Zealand 3729 113
5 Australia 4342 109
6 Pakistan 3846 94
Rank Team Points Rating
1 Pakistan 7365 283
2 England 4253 266
3 South Africa 4196 262
4 Australia 5471 261
5 India 7273 260
6 New Zealand 4056 254