Suresh Raina turned 36 on Sunday . Former India Test and ODI star received birthday wishes from Indian cricket fraternity .
New Delhi, India, November 27: Former middle-order batter Suresh Raina, who turned 36 on Sunday, received birthday wishes from members of the Indian cricket fraternity on social media.Raina was wished for by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), the country's governing body for cricket.BCCI tweeted: 322 intl.beats 7,988 intl.hundreds Here's wishing @ImRaina, the 2011 World Cup winner, a happy birthday.Chennai Super Kings (CSK), a Rainas Indian Premier League (IPL) franchise, also extended their thanks to a batter who supported them in their numerous IPL victories.Sachin Tendulkar, a legendary Indian cricketer, wished Raina on Twitter.Suresh, have many happy returns of the day. A true Super King, characterized by his character inside out.Chinna Thala, a super birthday lady, tweeted CSK's tweets: #WhistlePodu #Yellove.Raina, an Indian Test veteran, tweeted, Wishing you the best in everything you do!Many happy returns of the day @ImRaina Have a great one! Irfan Pathan, a former Indian all-rounder, also posted a video of him and Raina preparing a Dosa while wishing him good luck On my birthday, I wish my dear friend and fun loving man @ImRaina a happy and safe day.Pathan tweeted: Chal bhai dosa khilaoo tujhe #Birthday.Raina retired from international cricket on August 15, 2020.Raina was a member of the 2011 World Cup-winning squad led by MS Dhoni.Raina has played in 18 Tests, 226 ODIs, and 78 T20Is during his 13-year career. Raina has five centuries and 36 half-centuries in the T20I format.In 78 T20Is, the left-hander has scored 1,605 runs at an average of 29.18.His highest score in the scheme is 101.Raina scored one century and five half-centuries in the test format. In the longer game plan, Rainas scores 120.Suresh Raina has a century and seven half-centuries in this format.He has also scored hundreds in all three cricket formats, including Indian Premier League (IPL), with 39 half-centuries and one century in 205 IPL matches at a strike rate of 136.76 with an average of 32.52.His best mark in the IPL is 100. He was one of the key players of the Chennai Super Kings (CSK) franchise, which he played for the bulk of his career.He also won two Champions League T20 titles with CSK.