New Delhi, Oct 20: Former India cricketer and explosive opener Virender Sehwag turned 38 years old on Thursday (Oct 20).
Sehwag, who is hailed as one of the most popular cricketers on micro-blogging site Twitter, is getting birthday greetings from across the globe.
Wishes for the Nawab of Najafgarh are pouring in from former and current cricketers to sportspersons and fans to cricket enthusiasts.
'#HappyBirthdayViru' is trending over Twitter, in India, since early morning as fans started greeting their favourite cricketer.
Sehwag, who is popular for his witty and funny oneliners over social media, is famous for the way he sends birthday wishes to his fellow sportspersons and celebrities.
Sehwag is happily enjoying his second stint over social media as well as his stint as a cricket commentator.
He has accumulated 8586 Test runs in 104 games and 8273 runs in 251 ODIs he has played. He is the only Indian cricketer to have slammed two triple tons.
Sehwag retired from international cricket last year.
Here's how fans and celebrities greeted the 'Nawab of Twitter' on his birthday:
Birthday wishes to Virender Sehwag from his fan. 🎂👏
Birthday wishes to Virender Sehwag from his fan. 🎂👏— Sanjay Manjrekar (@sanjaymanjrekar) October 20, 2016