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Who Said What: Cricketers wish Hardik Pandya on his 24th birthday

The all-rounder from Baroda has been a revelation since his debut.

News 11 Oct 2017, 16:08 IST

Pandya has already played 50 international matches for India
Pandya has already played 50 international matches for India

Ever since he made his international debut in 2016, Hardik Pandya has turned out to be the solution for India's long-standing problem. As he turned 24, plenty of Indian cricket team stars sent their wishes to the all-rounder from Baroda, who has taken international cricket by storm.

Although he has played international cricket for just over 20 months, Pandya has already represented India in all three formats and played 50 matches for his country. His international debut came in the Adelaide T20I against Australia and since then he has played 20 more T20Is, scoring at a strike rate of nearly 130 and picking up 16 wickets as well.

While he made his ODI debut just a few days after his 23rd birthday and it hasn't even been a year since then, he has already played 26 ODIs, the most he has played in any format so far. He averages over 40 and has an incredible strike rate of over 120 in ODIs. With the ball, he has taken 29 wickets an economy rate of just over 5.5.

In the three Tests that he has played, he has already scored a century and a fifty. With a bright international career in front of him, here are the cricketers who sent their wishes on the occasion of his 24th birthday.

Here are the wishes that poured in from the cricket fraternity:

Virender Sehwag:

Suresh Raina:

Harbhajan Singh:

Jasprit Bumrah:

Shikhar Dhawan:

Akshar Patel:

VVS Laxman:

Manoj Tiwary:

Krunal Pandya:

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