Hardik Pandya Faces Fans’ Wrath For “Disrespectful” Birthday Wish For Zaheer Khan

Hardik Pandya was forced to bear fans’ annoyance after he took to Twitter to wish Zaheer Khan on his 41st birthday.

Zaheer Khan praised his 41st birthday on Monday with wishes pouring in on Twitter from his previous colleagues and current India cricketers. Among the well-wishers was Hardik Pandya, who in his birthday post tweeted a video of him hitting a six off the bowling Zaheer Khan. The India all-rounder, who as of late experienced a lower back medical procedure, subtitled the video: “Cheerful birthday Zak … Expectation you crush it out of the recreation center as I did here.” Soon the remarks segment was overflowed by irate fans who pummeled Hardik Pandya for being “ill bred” and demonstrating no “class”.

While numerous fans discussed Zaheer Khan’s accomplishments and his commitment to Indian cricket, others straightforwardly assaulted Pandya.

Previous partners like VVS Laxman and Shikhar Dhawan tweeted their birthday welcome for the left-arm pacer. “Cheerful Birthday @ImZaheer. Wishing you a brilliant day and the most stunning year Zak,” Laxman tweeted, alluding to Zaheer Khan by his prevalent epithet.

“Upbeat birthday Zak Bhai! Have a spectacular year ahead with heaps of bliss and good karma,” Dhawan composed on the smaller scale blogging website.

Zaheer Khan played in 92 Tests and 200 ODIs for India and grabbed 311 and 282 wickets separately in the two configurations.

He made his presentation for India in an ODI against Kenya in Nairobi in October, 2000. He made his Test debut a month later. From that point forward, he proceeded to set up himself as one of India’s best at any point left-arm pacers. Zaheer Khan was infamous for his capacity to swing the ball.

He was a piece of the Indian group that won the World Cup in 2011. In the last against Sri Lanka, Zaheer Khan figured out how to get two wickets and bowl three lady overs.

His last appearance for India was the Test coordinate against New Zealand in Wellington in 2014.

Hardik Pandya, in the mean time, last included in the three-coordinate T20I arrangement against South Africa where he irritated his back damage.

He was not picked in the India squad for the continuous three-Test arrangement against the meeting South Africans.

Hardik Pandya is additionally set to miss the Twenty20 International (T20I) arrangement against Bangladesh which will be played in India, beginning November 3.