Former India opener Wasim Jaffer continued his quirky custom of posting cryptic tweets forward of worldwide matches on Monday.
This time he despatched out a Bollywood-themed message suggesting three gamers to be careful for within the second India-Sri Lanka ODI. The submit comprised of two photos from two iconic Hindi films ‘Karan Arjun’ and ‘Taare Zameen Par’.
Together with posters of Salman Khan and Shah Rukh Khan, who performed brothers within the former film, Wasim Jaffer is probably hinting in the direction of Hardik Pandya and Krunal Pandya. Whereas the photograph of Darsheel Safari, who performed Ishaan Awasthi within the latter film, represents younger wicketkeeper-batsman Ishan Kishan.
All three gamers talked about within the submit carried out pretty properly within the first ODI on Sunday. Whereas Ishan Kishan was the second-highest scorer with a surprising 42-ball 59, the Pandya brothers picked a wicket every of their mixed fifteen overs.
Krunal particularly acquired heaps of plaudits for his extremely thrifty spell of 1-26 in 10 overs. Hardik’s 5 overs additionally introduced much-needed encouragement over his health forward of this yr’s T20 World Cup.
India gained the sport in a canter, chasing 263 with seven wickets and 80 balls to spare.
Wasim Jaffer’s takeaways from the primary ODI
After the primary ODI, Wasim Jaffer posted one other hilarious tweet for his followers. In it, he lauded the performances of Shikhar Dhawan for his unbeaten 86, Prithvi Shaw for his quickfire 43, and Ishan Kishan. The previous cricketer additionally expressed his aid with the return of Rahul Dravid to the Indian dressing room with a meme.
Now that Dravid’s first task as nationwide head coach has received off to the very best begin, he would really like his younger staff to proceed the momentum for the remainder of the sequence. The second ODI will kick off on the identical time, 3 PM IST, on Tuesday.