Indian Cricketer Shikhar Dhawan turned 33 on Wednesday and birthday wishes for the left-handed opening batsman poured in from all over the cricket fraternity. Dhawan had last represented India in the T20 International (T20I) against Australia and was named man of the series in the tournament. He is now preparing to be a part of the world cup scheduled for next year in England since he was dropped out from the test series by the BCCI The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) was the first to wish him by posting a video of a skillful century from the India opener. Indian cricket maestro Sachin Tendulkar, VVS Laxman, Virender Sehwag were among many others who took to social media to wish Dhawan.
Here are some of them:
? BCCI (@BCCI) 5 December 2018
? Virender Sehwag (@virendersehwag) 5 December 2018
? Sachin Tendulkar (@sachin_rt) 5 December 2018
Here’s to million more cover drives and cut shots. @SDhawan25 wishing you a very happy birthday. Have a fabulous day today and keep the scoreboards ticking! #HappyBirthdayShikharDhawan pic.twitter.com/vuz1ZfQtKn
? Suresh Raina?? (@ImRaina) 5 December 2018
? VVS Laxman (@VVSLaxman281) 5 December 2018
P.C.-Shikhar Dhawan pic.twitter.com/BBhwbEX1Ry
? Delhi Capitals (@DelhiCapitals) 5 December 2018
? Krunal Pandya (@krunalpandya24) 5 December 2018
Responding to the wishes, the cricket posted a video thanking everyone.
Thank you so much everyone for your wishes. I am certainly overwhelmed with the love I am receiving. Can’t ask for anything better on my birthday!? pic.twitter.com/gzFjDJ7LoZ
? Shikhar Dhawan (@SDhawan25) 5 December 2018
Dhawan till now has played 24 Tests, 115 ODIs and 46 T20Is for India.