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Master blaster has finally taken to the internet to wish Sourav Ganguly on his 46th birthday. What is surprising is the fact that Sachin tweeted in Bengali. Let us remind you, Sourav Ganguly is fondly known as the ‘Prince of Calcutta’. Also Read - Virat Kohli is Like Modern Day Hero, Represents New Attitude of India: Steve Waugh
Here is what Sachin Tendulkar tweeted. Also Read - Road Safety World Series 2021: Yusuf Pathan, R. Vinay Kumar, Naman Ojha Join India Legends Team
Sachin Tendulkar and Sourav Ganguly are arguably the best opening partnership in world cricket in limited overs. They have had a great bonding over the years and are known to be good off-the-field friends as well. Sachin Tendulkar with Sourav Ganguly holds the world record for the maximum number of runs scored by the opening partnership.
They have put together 6,609 runs in 136 matches that include 21-century partnerships and 23 fifty run partnerships. Sachin Tendulkar has been involved in six 200 run partnerships in ODI matched – a record that he shares with Sourav Ganguly and Rahul Dravid. 258 against Kenya is their highest as a pair.
Earlier in the day Virender Sehwag also wished his former captain via tweet. Here is Virender Sehwag’s tweet.
This tweet from former legends is surely going to make Sourav Ganguly’s 46th birthday even more special. Ganguly is currently the President of Cricket Association of Bengal and is a part of the commentary team of Star sports that is in England for the ongoing India tour of England.