The 26 year old from Kasargod, Kerala is receiving a lot of praise online from netzines due to his spectacular performance at the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy, Mohmmed Azharuddeen is getting recognition as a ‘extraordinary performer’ for his unbeaten 137 off 54 balls.
The official BCCI handle has also tweeted calling him the ‘Star of the night’. The match was against Mumbai at the Wankhede Stadium and Azharuddeen’s performance helped Kerala’s team win this one with 8 wickets. Other cricket enthusiasts were quick to congratulate him for his performance. Harsha Bhogle, Virender Sehwag, Joy Bhattacharjya were few amongst several others who took Twitter to congratulate the young cricketer.