Kane Williamson celebrates birthday with Sri Lankan fans

Kane Williamson celebrates birthday with Sri Lankan fans
Sri Lankan fans react as they give cake to Kane Williamson (centre), who marked his 29th birthday.

New Delhi - During a warm-up match Sri Lankan fans brought a cake for Williamson



By ANI

Published: Thu 8 Aug 2019, 7:33 PM

Last updated: Thu 8 Aug 2019, 9:36 PM

New Zealand skipper Kane Williamson turned 29 on Thursday and the Sri Lankan fans had a special way to engage with the cricketer.
During a warm-up match Sri Lankan fans brought a cake for Williamson and the skipper did not disappoint the fans as he went to the fans and ate a piece of cake with them. Sri Lanka Cricket tweeted pictures of the moment and wrote: "What a way to celebrate the Birthday! Kane Williamson celebrates his 29th with Sri Lankan fans eating a piece of Cake with them during the warm-up! @BLACKCAPS."
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New Zealand are in Sri Lanka to play two-match Test series against Sri Lanka, starting from August 14.
Ahead of the series, New Zealand are playing 3-day warm-up match against Sri Lanka Board President's XI which started on Thursday.
India batsman Shikhar Dhawan also wished Williamson and tweeted: "A rare breed of batsman who can perform in any format. Happy birthday, man. #KaneWilliamson."
While India bowler Harbhajan Singh wrote: "Happy birthday #KaneWilliamson one the best batsman and surely no 1 captain nd human being.. keep inspiring.. god bless."
Sri Lanka Board President's XI will continue day two from 323/6.


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