Indian cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar, who turned 44 on Monday, was flooded with congratulatory messages from the cricketing fraternity across the globe.
Apart from the millions of wishes, there was a special wish reserved for the Master Blaster.
During the IPL 2017 match between Mumbai Indians and Rising Pune Supergiant, the Wankhede stadium crowd sang 'Happy Birthday' song for Tendulkar.
In the crowd, Tendulkar's super fan and fan No. 1 Sudhir Gautam was also present.
#MIcam - Wankhede Stadium 🏟 sings #HappyBirthdaySachin for its favourite son @sachin_rt!. #CricketMeriJaan pic.twitter.com/dM1fz4bb3q— Mumbai Indians (@mipaltan) April 24, 2017
Tendulkar amassed 34,357 runs in his 24-year glittering career.
In ODIs, he has scored 18,426 while in Tests he has 15,921 runs to his credit.
After his retirement in 2013, Tendulkar received the Bharat Ratna award and became a Rajya Sabha member. He also played in the Indian Premier League but stopped after the sixth season.