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Virender Sehwag leads birthday wishes for boxer Vijender Singh on Twitter

Virender Sehwag took to social media and led the wishes for boxer Vijender Singh, who also received numerous wishes from politicians.

other-sports Updated: Oct 29, 2017 15:15 IST
HT Correspondent
HT Correspondent
Hindustan Times, Mumbai
Virender Sehwag wished Vijender Singh in his own unique style.
Virender Sehwag wished Vijender Singh in his own unique style. (HT Photo)

Virender Sehwag was back to his usual witty self on social media as he wished Indian boxing star Vijender Singh in his unique style on the occasion of his birthday.

Vijender Singh, who is the first-ever Indian boxer to have won an Olympic medal, turned 32 on Sunday.

Wishing the professional boxer - who is also the WBO Asia Pacific Super Middleweight and Oriental Super Middleweight champion - Virender Sehwag posted a picture as well.

In a message written in Hindi, Sehwag urged the professional boxer from Haryana to keep making the country proud.

The boxer was quick to reply to the former Indian cricketer.

Vijender received wishes from many well-known personalities on his 32nd birthday.

Vijender Singh is currently undefeated in pro boxing with his last win coming against Zulpikar Maimaitiali in August, a match that saw him win the WBO Oriental Super Middleweight title.

First Published: Oct 29, 2017 15:01 IST