The veteran Indian spinner, Harbhajan Singh has been regularly sharing some hilarious posts on his social media accounts during the lockdown to keep his fans entertained. Recently, he took to Instagram to share another throwback video where he dismissed Yuvraj Singh in an IPL match.
In the video, Harbhajan, playing for Mumbai Indians (MI), bowls to Yuvraj Singh, who was a part of the now-defunct Pune Warriors India. The off-spinner traps Yuvraj in front of the wicket for an easy leg-before decision. Harbhajan captioned his post and said, “Paaaaaaaji seedha khelo”. Yuvraj Singh replied to Harbhajan’s post and said, “Sorry paji! Vapas”.
Here is Yuvraj’s reply:
Harbhajan and Yuvraj Singh have been known for sharing a great camaraderie both on and off the field. They started their careers with the Punjab team at the Ranji Trophy level and went on to play for the country after being successful in domestic cricket. The two players have been a part of the World Cup winning teams in 2007 as well as 2011.
The veteran spinner made his international debut back in 1998 in a Test match against Australia. Ever since he has played as many as 103 Test matches for India, In ODIs, Harbhajan has played 236 games and has 269 wickets with an economy rate of 4.31. In T20Is, he has 25 wickets from 28 matches with an economy rate of 4.31.
Harbhajan Singh currently plays for the Chennai Super Kings (CSK) in the Indian Premier League (IPL). He has been playing a crucial role in Chennai’s bowling line-up. Harbhajan won the IPL trophy with the Chennai Super Kings team in his debut season for the franchise.
In his illustrious career, Bhajji has featured in 160 IPL matches with 150 wickets with an economy rate of 7.08.