Birthday needs pour in as Anil Kumble turns 50 | Cricket Information

NEW DELHI: India and Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) skipper Virat Kohli led the birthday needs for Kings XI Punjab coach Anil Kumble as the previous India captain and coach turned 50 on Saturday.
“Want you a really blissful birthday Anil Bhai @anilkumble1074. Have an awesome day,” tweeted Kohli.

Each Kohli and Kumble had labored collectively as a captain-coach mix with the India group earlier than the 2 needed to half methods following acrimony forward of the ODI collection in West Indies in 2017 and instantly after the Champions Trophy the place India misplaced the ultimate to Pakistan.
His long-time teammate Sachin Tendulkar too wished him. “Glad Birthday Anil. Wishing you the easiest for all of your future endeavours. Hope to catch up quickly,” Tendulkar wrote on Twitter whereas posting an image of him, Harbhajan, Laxman with Kumble.

Former India opener Virender Sehwag took a humorous tone, recalling the Adelaide Check the place Kumble fell wanting 13 runs on account of his recommendation to go after the bowling.
Sehwag took the blame for that whereas wishing his former skipper. “Formally, I had 136 Intern’tnl wickets, however unofficially had one which was costliest, after I requested @anilkumble1074 bhai to not do tuktuk to offspinner & rating his century rapidly and he bought out on 87. Sorry Anil Bhai, however congratulations on the half century at the moment. Glad Birthday,” tweeted Sehwag.

Former India batsman Yuvraj Singh wrote on his timeline, “To somebody who motivated me after I wanted to listen to it essentially the most – Glad Birthday jumbo @anilkumble1074. Birthday cake your contribution in the direction of Indian cricket and extra so in the direction of nurturing the kids has been priceless. Sending you all my love and good needs in your half century Pink coronary heart Picture.”

Amongst others to want him have been VVS Laxman, Gautam Gambhir and Suresh Raina.

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