Sachin Tendulkar wished Zaheer Khan on his “actual” birthday.© Twitter

A day after Zaheer Khan celebrated his forty second birthday, his former India teammate Sachin Tendulkar took to social media and threatened to spill the beans on his birthday thriller. Tweeting an image with Zaheer, Tendulkar wrote “Yahaan pe bhi reverse swing Zak! Ab bata bhi de logon ko, ki your birthday is at present and never on the seventh! (Reverse swing right here as properly Zak! No less than now inform folks that your birthday is at present and never on the7th!)” The legendary batsman signed off with a want for his former teammate. “Wishing you a really glad birthday my good friend,” he wrote.

Needs had poured in for India’s World Cup-winning pacer on Wednesday, which is recorded as his official birthday.

Zaheer is at present within the United Arab Emirates (UAE) with Mumbai Indians (MI) for Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 as their Director of Cricket Operations.

The Maharashtra native performed in 309 matches for the Indian nationwide staff, and grabbed 610 wickets. Additionally, a 2011 ODI World Cup winner, Zaheer was well-known for his yorkers. He has additionally acquired the Arjuna Award and Padma Shri.


In a profession marred with recurring accidents, Zaheer represented MI, Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) and Delhi Daredevils within the IPL.

It’s price noting that solely Muttiah Muralitharan (325) and Shaun Pollock (252) have scalped extra left-handed batsmen than Zaheer, who has registered 237 wickets of southpaws.

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