Team India trio of Bumrah, Jadeja and Iyer celebrate birthdays, wishes pour in from across the globe

IND vs AUS 2nd T20I: It is quite a coincidence that Jasprit Bumrah, Ravindra Jadeja, and Shreyas Iyer, three promising players for the Indian cricket team all share the same birthday. India is taking on Australia in the 2nd T20 at SCG.

By Mohit Sindhu, Updated : Dec 06, 2020 14:16 IST
Team India trio of Bumrah, Jadeja and Iyer celebrate birthdays, wishes pour in from across the globe
Wishing a very Happy Birthday to India's trio of Jadeja, Bumrah and Iyer

Happy Birthday to three Indian Players: The 6th of December is a very auspicious day in Indian cricket. Team India's most threatening pacer Jasprit Bumrah, buoyant all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja, and mid-order batsman Shreyas Iyer celebrate their birthdays today and all three players are currently touring Australia with the Indian cricket team for a two-month-long tour. Bumrah celebrates his 27th, Jadeja celebrates his 32nd, and Shreyas Iyer celebrates his 26th Birthday respectively. Best wishes pour in for the Indian trio of middle-order cricket illustrious players.

It is quite a coincidence that Jasprit Bumrah, Ravindra Jadeja, and Shreyas Iyer, three promising players for the Indian cricket team all share the same birthday. India will be taking on Australia in the second T20 at Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG) from 1:40 PM onwards.  

'Sir' Ravindra Jadeja, who made his international debut against Sri Lanka in 2009. Jadeja has played 49 Tests, 168 ODIs, and 50 T20 matches for India so far, in which he has showcased his abilities with both bat and ball. He is known for his great fielding more than his batting, bowling. His performance on the Australia tour so far has been exceptional.

Jasprit Bumrah made his international career debut in ODI cricket against Australia in 2016. Bumrah has played 67 ODIs in which he scalped 108 wickets. Bumrah has made a Test debut against South Africa in 2018. He is also the ruthless and yorker specialist bowler in the shortest format and it was his strong performance in the IPL, due to which he made his spot in the Indian cricket team.

Shreyas Iyer, who made his international debut with T20 cricket in 2017 against New Zealand, has turned 26 today. Shreyas made his place in the Indian team on the basis of his splendid performance in the IPL. Iyer has played 21 ODIs and 22 T20 matches for India so far and scored over 1200 runs at a healthy average.