The fierce Indian fast bowler, Jasprit Bumrah continues to undergo his recovery from a lower back stress fracture after seeking an opinion from multiple specialists in the United Kingdom. In the meantime, Bumrah took to Instagram to post a picture in which he is wearing a suit while posing for the photoshoot.
Bumrah’s fans and teammates soon flooded the comment section and shared their thoughts about how the fast bowler looked in the picture. Captioning the picture, he wrote: “Playing it cool”.
Veteran off-spinner Harbhajan Singh felt Jasprit Bumrah looked like film actor “Dev Anand” in the picture while Yuvraj Singh commented “so cool” on it. Even the all-rounder, Axar Patel termed the pacer as a ‘Handsome guy’.
Bumrah has been India’s premier bowler for the past two years, scalping 62 wickets in 12 Tests and 103 ODI wickets in the 58 ODIs. He also has 51 T20I wickets in 42 games. He missed the Test and T20I series against South Africa at home and he has not been picked for the home series against Bangladesh. He had flown to the United Kingdom (UK) to seek opinion on his lower back stress fracture from multiple specialists.
In absence of Bumrah, India lost the first T20I in New Delhi against Bangladesh. India will be looking to bounce back in the second T20I which is scheduled to be held on November 7 at the Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium in Rajkot while the third and final match will be held at the Vidarbha Cricket Association Stadium in Nagpur on November 10.
Burmah will also be missing the two-match Test series against Bangladesh which is scheduled to commence on November 14 in Indore. It will be followed by the second Test is scheduled to start on November 22 in Kolkata which will be India’s first-ever day-night Test.