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Virat Kohli-led Indian cricket team wishes ‘brave’ Ravi Shastri 58th birthday

Indian cricket head coach Ravi Shastri turned 58 on Wednesday.

Ravi Shastri turns 58 on Wednesday (Source: Reuters)

The Indian cricket team with skipper Virat Kohli celebrated Ravi Shastri’s 58th birthday by sharing pictures annd memories of the head coach.

Leading the wishes was Kohli, who chose a picture of himself and former skipper MS Dhoni, laughing with Shastri, with the caption: “Many seem confident but only few are brave. Happy birthday Ravi bhai. God bless. #throwback.”

Ajinkya Rahane was one of the first ones to wish the coach on his special day. “Wishing you lots of happiness and a very happy birthday Ravi bhai. Have a good one and see you soon!,” he wrote. Here is how the Indian cricket team is celebrating Shastri’s birthday during the nationwide lockdown:

The former Indian all-rounder, Ravi Shastri turned 58 on Wednesday. Shastri has played 80 Test matches and 150 ODIs for India. Apart from making his presence on the cricketing field, he has been a popular cricket commentator and was also appointed as Indian team’s director in 2014.

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He was also named the player of the tournament, or as it was known, the Champion of Champions in Benson & Hedges World Championship of Cricket.

First published on: 27-05-2020 at 12:31 IST
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