New Delhi: The world of cricket is no stranger to Sachin Tendulkar’s wizardry with the bat, but on Thursday, he took to Twitter and congratulated Stuart Broad on getting 500 wickets in Test cricket.
Stuart Broad achieved the milestone after dismissing Kraigg Brathwaite for 19 on the final day of the test match against West Indies.
The Master Blaster in his congratulatory tweet wrote:
Congratulations to England on their emphatic series win.
And like I said earlier, @StuartBroad8 had a spring in his step and was out there on a mission. Congratulations also to him on picking his 500th Test wicket. Terrific achievement! #ENGvWI pic.twitter.com/LGRKWBYOSh
— Sachin Tendulkar (@sachin_rt) July 28, 2020
Former Australian captain Ricky Ponting also took to Twitter and congratulated Stuart Broad for his achievement. He wrote:
— Ricky Ponting AO (@RickyPonting) July 28, 2020
England’s former captain Michael Vaughan, Former Australia cricketer Adam Gilchrist, England’s Paul Collingwood also posted a message for Stuart Broad on his big achievement.
Stuart Broad has so far played 140 Test matches for England and has 501 wickets with an economy rate of 2.95.