On the happy occasion of this cricketer turning a year older, let us have a look at some of the facts about him you might not have known before.

Raina was the first Indian cricketer to score a century for the team in an international T20 match. This innings was against South Africa in 2010.

His debut in ODI and Test matches bear a sharp contrast. While he got out for zero in his first ODI match, he scored a century in first Test. Both the matches were against Sri Lanka, in 2005 and 2010 respectively.

In 2002, at merely 15 and a half years of age he was selected for under 19 tour of England. He scored three half centuries in that tour which includes a 90 off just 38 balls.

Highest run scorer in the IPL history (3699), he has played every game his team Chennai Super Kings.

He is the only Indian cricketer to score a century in every format of the game. This record is still unbeaten.

Apart from being a talented cricketer, he is blessed with a wonderful voice too. The all-rounder lent his voice for a song in the movie 'Meeruthiya Gangsters' recently.

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