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Yuvraj Singh Wishes Magician James Anderson On His Birthday

Yuvraj Singh Wishes Magician James Anderson On His Birthday: James Anderson is hailed as one of the greatest ever English cricketers to play at the highest level. His sheer dominance over the new ball made him one of the most lethal fast bowlers in Test cricket.

James Anderson: The Trailblazer in Test Cricket

Though, the 4-year-old pacer now plays only in the longest format of the game for the England cricket team, he has also represented the Three Lions in other formats of the game. Anderson made his debut for England in ODIs first in a match against Australia in Melbourne on December 15, 2002.

He played his first Test match at the Lord’s on May 22, 2003, against Zimbabwe. He made a blockbuster entry into the Test scene by picking a fifer in his debut match and since then he has become an integral part of the red-ball side.

Jimmy Anderson - Modern Cricket's Marvel

During his glorious career of almost two decades, the veteran has played a total of 172 Tests and 194 ODIs in the English outfit and scalped 657 and 269 wickets respectively. In T20Is, he has picked 18 wickets in 19 games. Interestingly, he hasn’t announced his retirement from any form of the game but he has devoted his life to playing Test cricket.

Yuvraj Singh shared a beautiful birthday message for Jimmy

Meanwhile, the legendary cricketer is celebrating his 40th birthday today (on Saturday, July 30th) and social media has been buzzing with amazing birthday wishes and tributes for the legendary bowler. From cricketers and experts to fans, everyone is taking to social media to hail brilliance of Anderson.

Among many, legendary Indian player and World Cup hero Yuvraj Singh also took to his Instagram and posted a beautiful birthday message for James Anderson.

On Saturday, Yuvraj Singh took to his Instagram story and shared a picture of James Anderson. Sharing the picture, Yuvi hailed Anderson as the magician with a ball. He wrote:

“A bowler who’s capable of creating magic no matter what kind of a wicket he’s bowling out. Sheer skill, experience and self-belief. have a good one buddy! @jimmya9 #GOAT”

Check out Yuvi’s Insta story:

Yuvraj Singh

 

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