Former India all-rounder Irfan Pathan celebrates his 36th birthdayTh Tuesday is a birthday, and congratulations are flooding in on social media from all over the world. Born on October 27, 1984, Irfan Pathan is one of the greatest all-rounders in Indian cricket. Also read: Sachin Tendulkar inspired by newcomer Varun Chakraborty: ‘Never fight under pressure’
Known for his excellent speed and swing, Pathan has given players in the world of cricket a tough time. He has been a key member of the Indian team that won the 2007 ICC World Twenty20 and the 2013 ICC Champions Trophy.
On several occasions, the young player created historic moments when he was accused of batting. . He took three wickets against Pakistan in the final of the T20 World Cup.
Everyone from the cricket fraternity wishes the player his birthday. Senior cricketer Suresh Raina took to Twitter to post a photo commemorating the match. In the photo, Pathan can be seen with the likes of Raina and MS Dhoni. Photo, “Cheers to you my friend! Happy Birthday rIrfanPathan and may all your wishes come true! See you soon bai jaan #HappyBirthdayIrfanPathan”.
Irfan Pathan retired from all forms of cricket in January 2020. He is currently the captain of the Jammu and Kashmir cricket team.