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MCC’s “Life Membership” Is An Absolute Honour Which I Accept With Utmost Humility – Harbhajan Singh

Indian off-spinner Harbhajan Singh has mentioned that he’s honoured to be awarded the life membership of the Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) and he accepts the award with “Utmost Humility”.

Harbhajan Singh who’s considered among the best Indian spinners of all time was given the Honorary Life Membership this yr. In his profitable Test profession, Harbhajan Singh has picked 417 Test wickets in 103 matches and is India’s third-highest wicket-taker in Tests.

Harbhajan Singh (Image Credit: Twitter)

Meanwhile, Javagal Srinath who is called is likely one of the most interesting Indian seamers to step foot into the One Day International (ODI) cricket scene was additionally awarded the life membership of the Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC).

Meanwhile, England gamers Sir Alastair Cook, Ian Bell, Marcus Trescothick and Sarah Taylor have additionally been included within the record. From South Africa, in whole 4 gamers have been awarded the Honorary Life Membership. The record accommodates Hashim Amla, Herschelle Gibbs, Jacques Kallis and Morne Morkel. Australian cricketers Alex Blackwell and Damien Martyn all obtained the honour. From West Indies Ian Bishop, Shivnarine Chanderpaul and Ramnaresh Sarwan are included within the record.

Rangana Herath
Rangana Herath (Image Credits: Twitter)

Meanwhile, the legendary Sri Lankan spinner Rangana Herath who has scalped 433 Test wickets in his profession has additionally been awarded Honorary Life Membership.

The Chief Executive & Secretary of MCC, Guy Lavender, in an official launch said:

We are absolutely thrilled to be able to welcome our newest Honorary Life Members of MCC. The cricketers announced today are among the greatest international players of their generation.”

“We are privileged to now count them as valued members of our Club,”

Over The Years, I Have Always Enjoyed Playing At The Lord’s – Harbhajan Singh

Harbhajan Singh
Harbhajan Singh (Image Credit: Twitter)

The Veteran Indian off-spinner took to Twitter to thank the Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) for awarding him the membership. He wrote:

 “Over the years, I have always enjoyed playing at the Lord’s whether it’s been for India or as a visiting county team player against Middlesex. MCC’s “Life Membership” is an absolute honour which I settle for with utmost humility. Thank you, MCC.”

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