The members of the Indian cricket team came forward to convey their birthday wishes to batter Suryakumar Yadav, who turned 32 on Wednesday. Suryakumar has been an integral part of Team India whose powerful punches have brought the team across the line on many occasions. The stars like Virat Kohli, Kuldeep Yadav, Yuvraj Singh were among those who shared wishes for Suryakumar on their social media on his special day. On Instagram, Kohli posted a photo with Suryakumar, writing, “Happy Birthday SKY. Wishing you the best of luck.”
“Congratulations @Surya_14kumar. Keep working hard and doing your best. All eyes are now on the World Cup. Stay blessed!” wrote former Indian batter Yuvraj Singh on his Instagram.
“Wishing the dashing and stylish #TeamIndia batter @surya_14kumar a very happy birthday,” the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) tweeted.
— BCCI (@BCCI) September 14, 2022
Indian spinner Yuzvendra Chahal posted a photo with Surykumar on Twitter with the caption: “Happy Birthday BHAU.”
— Yuzvendra Chahal (@yuzi_chahal) September 14, 2022
“Happy birthday big brother @surya_14kumar God bless you always,” Kuldeep Yadav tweeted.
— Kuldeep yadav (@imkuldeep18) September 14, 2022
Since his debut in 2021, Suryakumar has played 13 ODIs and scored 340 runs in two half-centuries. Played 28 games and broke 811 runs in T20Is. His most recent memorable knockout was 68 runs on 26 balls against Hong Kong in the 2022 Asian Cup group stage match.
Apart from the international career, Suryakumar has also left a long lasting impact in the Indian Premier League. In 123 games, he scored 2,644 runs with an average of 30.05 and a strike rate of 136.78. He also recorded 16 half centuries to his name.
Suryakumar Yadav has been included in the Indian squad for the upcoming T20 World Cup in Australia.
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