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Happy Birthday Suresh Raina: Sachin Tendulkar, Virender Sehwag wish stylish left-hander

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Suresh Raina celebrated his 32nd birthday on Tuesday and the Indian cricket fraternity wished him on this special occassion.

India TV Sports Desk India TV Sports Desk
New Delhi Published on: November 27, 2018 13:48 IST
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Suresh Raina was a part of the 2011 World Cup winning squad

Former India cricketers Sachin Tendulkar, Virender Sehwag and VVS Laxman were among many others, who wished Suresh Raina on his birthday on Tuesday.

Raina, who was born on November 27, 1986 in Muradnagar, Ghaziabad in Uttar Pradesh, turned 32 on Tuesday.

The stylish left-hander made his international debut in 2005 against Sri Lanka in Dambulla and went on to represent India in 18 Tests, 226 ODIs and 78 T20Is.

Raina has scored 768 runs in Test cricket including a century on debut against Lanka in Colombo back in 2010. He has been more successful in the limted-overs format, scoring 5615 runs and 1605 runs in ODIs and T20Is respectively. He has five ODI tons and a century in T20Is as well. He was the first Indian to score centuries across all three formats of the game. After him, only Rohit Sharma (2015) and KL Rahul have achieved the feat (2016).

Raina was also a part of the 2011 World Cup winning squad under Mahendra Singh Dhoni and has also won three Indian Premier League titles along with MSD at Chennai Super Kings.

The 32-year-old is also the highest run-getter in the IPL with 4985 runs from 176 matches.

And on his birthday, cricket fraternity took to twitter to wish the charming batsman.

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