ICC Hall of Famer Sachin Tendulkar joined the rest of the cricketing fraternity to wish Indian commentator Harsha Bhogle on his birthday. The Master Blaster took to Twitter to share a picture of the two and said that he hoped for Bhogle to continue to entertain cricket lovers with his witty and insightful commentary for many more years to come.
Read Tendulkar's tweet here:
The 58-year-old Indian commentator was wished by many former cricketers and co-commentators, who deemed Bhogle as an excellent commentator with great ability to capture the attention of the audience with his powerful voice and witty analysis of the game.
Former England cricketer Alan Wilkins recalled when he first met Bhogle during India's tour to England in 1996 and said that he enjoyed many years of cricket broadcasting with the Indian commentator. Former Australian cricketer Dean Jones took to Twitter to wish his co-commentator and said that Bhogle was one of his favourite people on the tours. Indian women cricketer Shikha Pandey thanked Bhogle for his unbiased commentary for a sport that many loved.
Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar has been inducted into the International Cricket Council's Hall of Fame. Speaking at the induction ceremony held in London on Sunday night, the 46-year-old former right-hand batsman said that it is a huge honour for him. Regarded as the greatest to have played the game, Little Master Tendulkar remains the top run-accumulator in both Tests and ODIs.
The Little Master also expressed his happiness after being honoured by ICC. The batting maestro took to Twitter and wrote that he was happy and humbled to be inducted into the ICC Hall of Fame. He then thanked his family, friends & fans across the globe for their love & support who according to him have contributed towards helping him becoming what he is today. At the same time, the 46-year-old also congratulated Donald and Fitzpatrick.