In his trademark funny style, Sehwag wished the former stylish right-handed-batsman and lauded his incredible batting performance against India.
"Happy Bday Zaheer Abbas Sir. It is true that when he batted against India, we used to say Zaheer "Ab Bas" kar, also Sunny G's only test wkt," tweeted Sehwag.
Happy Bday Zaheer Abbas Sir.It is true that when he batted against India,we used to say Zaheer "Ab Bas" kar, also Sunny G's only test wkt.— Virender Sehwag (@virendersehwag) July 24, 2016
Zaheer Abbas was famous for his incredible timing and for his ability to go on back and front foot at ease. He has played 19 matches against India and scored 1,740 runs. His highest score against India was 235* in Test.
He had scored 5062 runs in 78 Test matches and 2572 ODI runs in 62 matches he played for Pakistan. Abbas was dubbed as Asian Bradman.
Zaheer Abbas was also the only Sunil Gavaskar's Test wicket.