Sportspersons and celebrities pour in with their wishes as the Hitman hits 33!

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Rohit Sharma, the famed ‘Hitman’ of the Indian Cricket Team has just turned 33 today. A fan-favourite and revered as one of the greatest batsmen of the game, the limited overs vice captain received numerous wishes on social media from fellow cricketers, sportspersons and celebrities alike, who felicitated the hard hitting Mumbaiker on his blowout.

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Below here are some of the best tweets and Instagram posts from the country’s cricket fraternity, that includes Sharma’s current teammates, former Men in Blue icons and also cricketers from around the globe.



Yuvraj SIngh and Zaheer Khan’s birthday wishing clips were shared by the official Twitter handle of Mumbai Indians.

A heart-touching post was seen from Rohit’s wife Ritika Sajdeh, who shared a selfie with her better half on Instagram with a wholesome caption.

Wishes also poured in from celebrities and politicians.

Since his international debut back in 2007, Rohit Sharma has made 224 ODI and 107 T20I appearances for the Men in Blue. He has won four Indian Premier League titles and two Champions League T20 titles with Mumbai Indians.

Other than cricket, Sharma has been a vocal supporter of animal rights and welfare. He is the official Rhino Ambassador for WWF India and has also worked with People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) for the betterment of street dogs and cats in the country.

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