Harsha Bhogle turned 59 years old on Sunday & the entire cricket fraternity took to social media to wish him on his birthday.
Harsha Bhogle is one of the most recognizable commentators in the cricket fraternity & he turned 59 years old on Sunday & some of the biggest names in the Indian Cricket took to social media to wish him on his special day. Legendary batsman Sachin Tendulkar led birthday wishes with a heartfelt tweet for the famous commentator.
“Your commentary and sharp insights have always added so much perspective to the game of cricket. It has always made the fans feel so much closer to the game. Wishing you a very happy birthday Harsha!” Tendulkar tweeted.
“Wishing the ‘Voice of Cricket’ a very happy birthday. Keep entertaining us with your passion and insights about the game,” wrote former India opener, Aakash Chopra.
“Many more happy returns of the day @bhogleharsha, have a great day and beyond,” spinner Ravichandran Ashwin wrote.
“Happy Birthday @bhogleharsha Wishing you a year filled with good health, peace, and happiness,” wrote former India batsman VVS Laxman.
“A very happy birthday to you @bhogleharsha. Wish you great health and happiness,” India’s Test vice-captain Ajinkya Rahane tweeted.
CSK also extends birthday wishes to Bhogle while Mumbai Indians put up a collection of his commentary gems to wish him in a unique way.
Harsha Bhogle gave responses to the wishes in the best witty way, “Blessed. Your bat spoke, the rest were just add-on words…..” he wrote, responding to Sachin Tendulkar’s wish. “Thank you, Ashwin… Watching so much of you during this lockdown…Keep spinning that ball and leave my job alone….,” he wrote in response to Ashwin, who conducted a series of interviews with his colleagues on Instagram live during the coronavirus-enforced lockdown.
Harsha Bhogle started his commentary career at the age of 19 and has become one of the most popular commentators around the world.