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Cricket fraternity celebrate Don Bradman’s birthday

Bradman is one of the greatest to have graced a cricket field

Don Bradman
Don Bradman ( Image Credit: Twitter)

Former Indian cricketers Sachin Tendulkar and Yuvraj Singh took to Twitter to pay tribute to the legendary Don Bradman on his 112th birth anniversary. Bradman, one of the best to have graced the cricket field, is known for his staggering average of 99.94 in Tests. The master scored 6996 runs in 80 innings of 52 Tests with a career-best of 334, including 13 fifties and 29 hundred.

“The folklore of Sir Don Bradman’s batting genius is synonymous with excellence in sports. You will continue to inspire sports women and men forever. Thinking of you, Sir Don on your birth anniversary,” Tendulkar tweeted with an old picture iof himself along with Bradman.

Former India cricketer Yuvraj Singh also extended his greeting on the celebrated occasion.

He wrote, “Fondly remembering the great Sir Donald Bradman on his birthday. One of the greatest ever to have played the game who left behind a legacy of pure inspiration! #HappyBirthdayDonaldBradman”.

Cricket Australia’s social media handle shared a vintage photo of Badman with a caption, “The undisputed Greatest Of All Time. #OnThisDay in 1908, Sir Don Bradman was born.”

IPL franchise Royal Challengers Bangalore, ICC and the entire cricket fraternity posted tweets to wish Bradman on his birthday.

After his retirement, Bradman served as an administrator for Cricket Australia. He passed away in 2001 at the age of 92 due to pneumonia.

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