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Friday , April 25 , 2014
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Wishes pour in for Tendulkar

Sachin Tendulkar with wife Anjali, in Mumbai, on Thursday

Calcutta: The cricket fraternity took to Twitter to convey their wishes to Sachin Tendulkar, who started his 41st birthday by casting his vote in Mumbai.

“I have voted, have you? A wonderful start to my birthday, as a responsible citizen of our great nation,” Sachin tweeted.

Sachin had returned from the UAE to celebrate his birthday with family and friends. The Master is with the Mumbai Indians as an ‘icon’.

Wishing the maestro, Virat Kohli said it was Sachin who inspired him to take up the game of cricket. “Happy birthday to the man who inspired me to play this game. Happy birthday”

Mumbai Indians captain Rohit Sharma also wished Sachin. “Happy birthday @sachin_rt wish you all the happiness. Really happy to still share the dressing room with you,” tweeted Rohit.

Kolkata Knight Riders captain Gautam Gambhir also took to Twitter to wish Sachin. “Happy birthday to Sachin Paaji. May u have a peaceful and fun-filled life. God bless u.”

Shane Warne also wished Sachin. “Happy birthday to my good friend Sachin !! Hope you’re having a great day buddy..,” Warne tweeted.