Yuvraj Singh turned 38 on Thursday and wishes poured in aplenty on social media. India captain Virat Kohli and legendary batsman Sachin Tendulkar led the cricket fraternity's wishes on Twitter, with many of Yuvraj's former teammates like Harbhajan Singh and Suresh Raina also joining in. "Happy bday Paaji. God bless you," Kohli tweeted. "Wishing the 'SUPERSTAR', a very happy birthday! May God always keep you healthy and happy in life Yuvi," Tendulkar tweeted along with a photo of him and the stylish left-hander.
Happy bday Paaji. God bless you. @YUVSTRONG12— Virat Kohli (@imVkohli) December 12, 2019
Wishing the 'SUPERSTAR', a very happy birthday!— Sachin Tendulkar (@sachin_rt) December 12, 2019
May God always keep you healthy and happy in life Yuvi. pic.twitter.com/9IqfweGEvg
"Happy birthday brother @YUVSTRONG12 May waheguru bless you with all the happiness,love,peace and everything you want," Harbhajan Singh tweeted.
"Many more happy returns of the day dear Yuvi @YUVSTRONG12. May you continue to prosper , inspire and have lots of fun," VVS Laxman tweeted.
"Happy birthday Yuvi pa @YUVSTRONG12. Wishing you an incredible year ahead. May you always keep healthy & happy," Suresh Raina tweeted.
"Always keep jumping in joy @YUVSTRONG12 paaji!" former India pacer RP Singh tweeted.
"Yuvi Paaji, many many happy returns of the day. Always remain the way you are, lots of love and good luck," wrote Shikhar Dhawan.
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T W X Y Z , you will find in plenty. But UV is a very one rare one. Happy Birthday dear Yuvi @YUVSTRONG12 . When the going gets tough, Yuvi gets going. Best wishes always and #HappyBirthdayYuvi pic.twitter.com/Axznn2XwQg— Virender Sehwag (@virendersehwag) December 12, 2019
The International Cricket Council (ICC) had tweeted a throwback video of Yuvraj's six sixes in an over against England in the 2007 World T20.
"A true champion and an inspiration to many, here's wishing @YUVSTRONG12 a very happy birthday," the Board of Control for Cricket in India tweeted.
Yuvraj Singh remains one of the most beloved cricketers in the world, with "#HappyBirthdayYuvi" and "HappyBirthdayYuvrajSingh" trending on Twitter.
Yuvraj Singh has represented India in 308 ODIs, 58 T20Is and 40 Tests. He was also one of the star performers for India in their successful 2007 World T20 and 2011 World Cup campaigns.