Zaheer Khan celebrated his 42nd birthday on Monday
Pandya congratulated while sharing 10 second video
In the video, Pandya was seen hitting six with Zaheer's ball
Dainik BhaskarOct 09, 2019, 04:37 PM IST Sports Desk. Former India fast bowler Zaheer Khan has reacted to the controversial tweet by Team India all-rounder Hardik Pandya, which Pandya did while wishing him a birthday. Zaheer's birthday was on Monday 7 October and to congratulate him, Pandya shared a video in which he was seen hitting a six over Zaheer's ball. Fans were shocked to see this video and started trolling them. Fans were advising them of Pandya's ill-treatment. However, Zaheer gave a funny reply to Pandya, taking it lightly.
Responding to Pandya, Zaheer wrote in his tweet, 'Hahahaha …. Thank you for the hearty Pandya greetings. My batting ability can never be as good as yours, but the birthday was as great as my next ball you faced in this match.
Hahahaha …. thank you for the wishes @ hardikpandya7 my batting skills can never be as good as yours but the birthday was as good as the next delivery you faced from me in this match 😉 https://t.co/anhQdrUBN7
– zaheer khan (@ImZaheer) October 8, 2019
Pandya shared the video congratulations
In his tweet on Zaheer Khan's birthday, Hardik Pandya shared a video in which he was seen hitting a six over Zaheer's ball. With this, he wrote, 'Happy Birthday Jack … Hopefully you too will have delivered it outside the park like I did here.' Here he was asking Zaheer about forgetting this six-point talk. Pandya is currently in London where he has undergone surgery to recover from a lower back injury. Due to which he will be away from cricket for the next 4-5 months.
Happy birthday Zak … Hope you smash it out of the park like I did here 🤪😂❤️❤️ @ImZaheer pic.twitter.com/XghW5UHlBy
– hardik pandya (@ hardikpandya7) October 7, 2019
Fans were agitated after seeing the tweet
The cricket fans were agitated after watching Pandya's tweet. He found the tweet an insult to a senior and an insult to Pandya. After which they were trolling them and giving advice to respect the elders. People were asking him to stay within his limits by showing Zaheer's record. However, after Zaheer's reply, it was clear that he had taken it in a funny way.
Reactions of fans on Pandya's tweet
Sun be tiktokiye, jab zak bhai apne prime par the tere jaise toh ball aane se pahle stumps pe bat maar lete the 😠😠
– Rofl Gandhi 2.0 (@RoflGandhi_) October 7, 2019
Naam aa gaya, paisa aa gaya lekin tameez nahi aayi.
– THE SKIN DOCTOR (@ theskindoctor13) October 7, 2019
Now children, children should not try to become a reality. Karopandeya Ji
– BJP KA VIRODHI #VSGT (PARODY) (@sujitsingh__) October 8, 2019
All of India to Hardik Pandya: pic.twitter.com/grONDOarje
– Vishesh Arora (@ vishesharora19) October 7, 2019
This is a very stupid and unconvincing boy
– Mr.Savage (@ Mr_Savage77) October 8, 2019
Pandya: Greeting aur Trolling pic.twitter.com/3eJNfvderq
– Keh Ke Peheno (@coolfunnytshirt) October 7, 2019
Situation after this tweet pic.twitter.com/6YBXyLbiqR
– Keshav (@itsKPsays) October 7, 2019