Bharat Ratna awardee and Rajya Sabha member, Sachin Tendulkar, is also hailed as Cricket’s God in the cricket-obsessed country, India. The legend celebrated his 44th birthday on April 24 and his fans made sure to make it memorable for him.
Sachin has a humongous fan following and his birthday is no less than a festival for his fans. Tendulkar was at Wankhede Stadium to attend the match between Mumbai Indians and Rising Pune Supergiant, where he was greeted by thousands of his fans.
The crowd chanted Sachin-Sachin as the iconic India cricketer was shown on the giant screen. The Mumbai Indians fans even sang a happy birthday song for their favorite cricketer.
Take a look at Sachin’s reaction to this wonderful surprise. It’s priceless!
— Matthew Hayden AM (@HaydosTweets) April 24, 2017
Former Australia cricketer Matthew Hayden, who is here in the country as the commentator in the IPL, interviewed Sachin and made him cut the cake in front of thousands of crowd.
Not just in Mumbai but people of Bengaluru also wished the master blaster in a special way. Indian skipper, Virat Kohli, posted a video from a stadium in Bengaluru where he was singing a happy birthday along with fans to wish the master blaster.
— Virat Kohli (@imVkohli) April 24, 2017