New Delhi : Indian skipper Virat Kohli celebrating his 33rd birthday on November 5. The classy Indian batsman holds various records to his credit in all the format of cricket. Kohli is only batman to have a 50-plus average in all three formats of the game at the same time.
Kohli has scored 23,150 runs in international cricket and has 70 centuries under name. He is also the seventh most run-getter in the world across the all format. He has been adjudged player of the match on 57 occasions which is third most in the history of cricket.
On his special day, cricket family showered warm birthday wishes on social media. From veteran cricketrs Venkatesh Prasad to master blaster Sachin Tendulkar, Virendra Sehwag, took to social media to wish run machine Kohli, Happy Bithday!
Indian veteran cricketer Venkatesh Prasad shares heartfelt birthday wish on Kohli’s special day on twitter. He tweeted, “Birthday Greetings to one of the all tirm greats, whose hunger and consistency for greatness has been so inspiring @imVkohli”
Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar shared a picture of him with a Virat on twitter and wished success and a great health for Kohli on his special day.
“Many happy returns of the day @imVkohli . Wishing you a wonderful year ahead full of success, happiness and good health.” Sachin Tweeted
Former India opener Virdnra Sehwag wrote a heartfelt quoteand wishes Kohli a very happy birthday.
Sehwag tweted, “Tough times don’t last long, tough people do. A once in a generation player , wishing @imVkohli a very happy birthday and a great year ahead.”
India’s budding pacer and Virat teammate in national side as well in Royal Challengers Bangalore Mohmmed Siraj also wishes King Kohli and thanked him for having his back.
Siraj wrote on twitter “Not everyone is as lucky as me to be blessed with a elder brother like you. Thank you so much for coming into my life and standing by my side through thick and thin. I hope you get all that you truly deserve. Happy Birthday king.”
The skipper’s betterhalf bollywood actress Anushka Sharma pens a long emotional post on Instagram.
“No filter needed, for this photo and the way you lead your life. Your core is made of honesty and guts of steel. Courage that pales doubt into oblivion. I know no one who can pick themselves up from a dark place like you can. You grow better in every way because you hold on to nothing in you as permanent and are fearless. I know we are not ones to talk to each other through social media like this but sometimes I just want to scream and tell the world what an amazing man you are. Fortunate are those who really truly know you. Thank you for making everything brighter and more beautiful,” Anushka wrote in her Instagram post .
Virat dropped heart emojis on Anushkas’s post and wrote, “You are my strength. You are my guiding force. Gratefull to god everyday for us being together my love. I love you.