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Birthday wishes poured in for Indian cricketer Suresh Raina from across all celebrities as the attacking left-hander turns 32 today.
Raina has played 18 Tests, scoring 768 runs at an average of 26.48. He has played 226 ODIs and has scored 5615 runs an average of 35.31. He also has scored 5 hundreds and 36 fifties from his 194 innings.
His most prolific format though was the T20Is, in which he played 78 matches, scoring 1605 runs at an average of 29.18 with a hundred vs South Africa. Raina is also the first Indian to score a hundred in all three formats of the game.
Here are some of the tweets that poured in to wish the South Paw a very happy birthday!
— Kuldeep yadav (@imkuldeep18) November 27, 2018
Happy birthday brother China thala @ImRaina have a good one..lots of love and success.. bless you
— Harbhajan Turbanator (@harbhajan_singh) November 27, 2018
— Sachin Tendulkar (@sachin_rt) November 27, 2018
Listening to “Raina Beeti Jaaye” , Shaam na aaaaaye . Same happens when @ImRaina is in full flow with the bat, feel like shaam na aaye. Wish you luck and happiness.#HappyBirthdayRaina pic.twitter.com/Hj5DCIDAGe
— Virender Sehwag (@virendersehwag) November 27, 2018
— Irfan Pathan (@IrfanPathan) November 27, 2018
— VVS Laxman (@VVSLaxman281) November 27, 2018
Chinna Thala , they are mad about him in Chennai, as they are in most parts of India for his exemplary stroke play. A wonderful journey from UP hostel to the very top. May you maintain the fire and achieve a lot more @ImRaina .#HappyBirthdaySureshRaina pic.twitter.com/lGwKqlTkgQ
— Mohammad Kaif (@MohammadKaif) November 27, 2018
— Rajeev Shukla (@ShuklaRajiv) November 27, 2018
— Rishabh Pant (@RishabPant777) November 27, 2018
Hope your birthday is as wonderful and extraordinary as you are.Happy birthday Raino 🎂 pic.twitter.com/Sv7JZfxfzU
— Shadab Jakati (@jakati27) November 27, 2018
Happy happy birthday @ImRaina ! God bless you with whatever your heart desires and much much more . 🙏🏼 Lots of love 💖🍰⭐️
— Archana Vijaya (@archanavijaya) November 27, 2018
wishing @ImRaina paji a very happy birthday ! God bless you with lots of happiness paji ⭐️
— Gurkeerat Mann (@gurkeeratmann22) November 27, 2018
— Mohammad Nabi (@MohammadNabi007) November 27, 2018
— Ankit Baldi (@ankitbaldi) November 27, 2018
— Washington Sundar (@Sundarwashi5) November 27, 2018
— Cricbuzz (@cricbuzz) November 27, 2018
— ESPNcricinfo (@ESPNcricinfo) November 27, 2018
— Saravanan Hari 🏏 (@CricSuperFan) November 27, 2018
— UPCA (@UPCACricket) November 27, 2018
Happy Birthday Suresh Raina @ImRaina You had once disclosed in #AapKiAdalat how you used to ask local boys to bowl to you for your batting practice in Muradnagar. Wishing you the best in the year ahead. pic.twitter.com/MN0eiVHQxg
— Rajat Sharma (@RajatSharmaLive) November 27, 2018
Happy birthday to Suresh Raina!
He scored a memorable, match-winning hundred against Zimbabwe in the 2015 @cricketworldcup.
— ICC (@ICC) November 27, 2018
Happy Birthday, Suresh Raina
-Only Indian batsman to hit a ton in WT20 & World Cup
-1st Indian to hit a T20I ton (WT20 2010)
-Scored a ton on his Test debut
-Only batsman to register scores of 98,99 & 100 in the IPL
-Played 158 games on the trot for @ChennaiIPL – record@ImRaina pic.twitter.com/RaBeCOBeEP
— Sarang Bhalerao (@bhaleraosarang) November 27, 2018
— Doordarshan National (@DDNational) November 27, 2018
— Vijay Kumar Singh (@Gen_VKSingh) November 27, 2018
Warm Birthday wishes to the talented and blessed Indian cricketer #SureshRaina . May he be blessed with good health and long life @ImRaina #HappyBirthdayRaina..✌🍰🍮😘#IndianCricket pic.twitter.com/Yf1sbj4Xz2
— Parvesh Sahib Singh (@p_sahibsingh) November 27, 2018