Kohli also went on to say that while many people seem confident only some are brave.
“Many seem confident but only a few are brave. Happy birthday Ravi Bhai. God bless,” Kohli tweeted.
Many seem confident but only few are brave. Happy birthday Ravi bhai. God bless 👍👏😊 . #throwback https://t.co/fId9yMB3IH
— Virat Kohli (@imVkohli) 1590556527000
India’s Test vice-captain Ajinkya Rahane also took to Twitter to wish Shastri on his 58th birthday.
“Wishing you lots of happiness and a very happy birthday, Ravi Bhai. Have a good one and see you soon! @RaviShastriOfc,” Rahane tweeted.
Wishing you lots of happiness and a very happy birthday, Ravi bhai. Have a good one and see you soon!… https://t.co/sSGPOMfLMi
— Ajinkya Rahane (@ajinkyarahane88) 1590554564000
Shastri played 80 Tests and 150 ODIs for India. He managed to score 6,938 runs across both the formats and he also took 280 wickets in his international career. Shastri was also a part of the 1983 World Cup-winning squad.
The highlight of his career came in 1985 when became the Champion of Champions in the World Championship of Cricket in Australia in 1985.
In the same season, he went on to equal West Indian Garry Sobers’ record of hitting six sixes in an over in first-class cricket.
Have a wonderful Birthday @RaviShastriOfc sir 🥳🥳 Stay safe & Stay Healthy. https://t.co/dfVNwTxIET
— Navdeep Saini (@navdeepsaini96) 1590561503000
Happy birthday senior @RaviShastriOfc have a great day ! Best wishes cheers 🍻
— yuvraj singh (@YUVSTRONG12) 1590556511000
Wishing you a very happy birthday @RaviShastriOfc bhai. May you have a great day 🥳🤙 https://t.co/0pYCbay1d3
— Umesh Yaadav (@y_umesh) 1590561974000