Tendulkar gives Klusener a birthday message in Zulu

Lance Klusener (Gallo)
Lance Klusener (Gallo)

Cape Town - Indian great Sachin Tendulkar gave former South African all-rounder Lance Klusener a special birthday message.

Klusener, who is known as 'Zulu' to South African fans, celebrated his 47th birthday on Tuesday.

Tendulkar took to Twitter to post a birthday message to his former rival Klusener.

"Wishing #LanceKlusener, usuku olumnandi lokuzalwa! Unomnyaka omkhulu, umngane wami. He’s famous for being fluent in Zulu language, so trying to wish him in Zulu," Tendulkar wrote to his 27 million Twitter followers.

Meanwhile, Klusener was also named as consultant of Delhi's Ranji Trophy team ahead for the upcoming 2018/19 season.

According to the Times of India, Klusener will consult for Dehli during their One Day and T20 domestic tournaments in India starting from September 19.

Klusener, who retired from international cricket in 2004, has played 49 Tests and 171 ODIs for South Africa.

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