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India's 2011 World Cup Hero Zaheer Khan Turns 41

One of India's premier fast bowlers, Zaheer Khan turns 41 on Monday, October 7. The left-arm pacer was a key figure in India's triumph in the 2011 World Cup as he bagged 21 wickets in the tournament, joint-highest along with Pakistan's Shahid Afridi.

Cricketnext Staff |October 7, 2019, 10:35 AM IST
India's 2011 World Cup Hero Zaheer Khan Turns 41

One of India's premier fast bowlers, Zaheer Khan turned 41 on Monday, October 7. The left-arm pacer was a key figure in India's triumph in the 2011 World Cup as he bagged 21 wickets in the tournament, joint-highest along with Pakistan's Shahid Afridi.

A host of players took to Twitter and wished Zaheer on his birthday.

In a career spanning 14 years, Zaheer played 92 Tests for India, in which he bagged 311 wickets. In the ODIs he fared a little better and took 282 wickets in 200 matches.

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