Gary Kirsten turned 52 on Monday, and Yuvraj Singh led the desires for the 2011 ODI World Cup-winning coach. Kirsten, who’s a former Indian cricket group coach, led the Men in Blue to glory within the 2011 World Cup. Taking to Twitter, Yuvraj wrote, “Wishing a very Happy Birthday to @Gary_Kirsten – the best coach we played under! Someone who knew how to build a rock-solid team and bring out the best from each player on the park. Hope you’re doing good and staying safe. Have a great year ahead!”
Wishing a really Happy Birthday to @Gary_Kirsten – one of the best coach we performed beneath! Someone who knew find out how to construct a rock-solid group and convey out one of the best from every participant on the park. Hope you are doing good and staying protected. Have a fantastic yr forward! pic.twitter.com/NjeORhsmYy
— Yuvraj Singh (@YUVSTRONG12) November 23, 2020
Former India worldwide Suresh Raina additionally handed on his needs. He wrote, “To the best coach & a mentor, wishing you a very happy birthday @Gary_Kirsten. May you keep shining & keep inspiring us forever. Have an amazing day & years ahead.”
To one of the best coach & a mentor, wishing you a really pleased birthday @Gary_Kirsten. May you retain shining & hold inspiring us eternally. Have an incredible day & years forward. pic.twitter.com/gl0JYvezZi
— Suresh Raina (@ImRaina) November 23, 2020
Both cricketers have been a part of India’s World Cup-winning group in 2011.
Here is what cricket followers needed to say on his birthday:
A coach away from the highlight however all the time working. The coach who carry out one of the best in gamers. Happy Birthday Guru Gary. Thank you for displaying how it’s to be accomplished. Thank you @Gary_Kirsten for every thing!
(India received 17/35 checks and drawn 12 beneath Gary’s tenure.) pic.twitter.com/tLATNgJpUc
— Jayesh (@jayeshvk16) November 23, 2020
HAPPY BIRTHDAY GAFFER! Here’s wishing all one of the best to Gary Kirsten on his 53rd birthday. Thank you for every thing, Gary #garykirsten #happybirthday #TeamIndia #BharatArmy #cricket #lovecricket pic.twitter.com/b93OFOlhlQ
— The Bharat Army (@thebharatarmy) November 23, 2020
Happy Birthday, Gary, Wish you a protracted and wholesome life. Only South African lifted the World Cup trophy and thanks for all recollections, a fantastic contribution to Indian Cricket as a coach. @Gary_Kirsten
— Debasish Bhaduri (@DebaDBhaduri) November 23, 2020
Before teaching, Kirsten represented South Africa throughout his taking part in profession. He performed in 101 Test fixtures and 185 ODIs for the Proteas, normally as a gap batsman. He was recognized for his dependable fielding. Other than teaching India, he additionally coached South Africa, Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) and Hobart Hurricanes.
During the 2011 World Cup closing, India defeated Sri Lanka by six wickets on the Wankhede Stadium, in Mumbai. During the post-match celebrations, he was carried across the floor by Raina, Virat Kohli and Yusuf Pathan. He ended his tenure after the event.
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