After Delhi Capitals’ (DC) emphatic win over Punjab Kings in IPL 2021 on Sunday, opening batsman Shikhar Dhawan, who hit a scintillating 92, was interviewed by DC teammate and off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin and the dialog had some hilarious moments. “Laughter galore, ft. Gabbar & Ashwin,” tweeted the IPL together with a video the place Ashwin is seen complementing Dhawan on claiming the Orange Cap. “How was it (the sport) Shikhar? The Orange Cap appears to be like good on you,” stated Ashwin, to which Dhawan replied, “Thanks a lot. I suppose all the colors look good on me”, and each gamers burst out laughing.
Laughter galore, ft. Gabbar & Ashwin
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Amused at Dhawan’s reply, Ashwin added, “This sense of self-appreciation has not gone away.”
Sunday’s match was DC’s final in Mumbai and Ashwin reminded Dhawan that the staff will now transfer to Chennai for his or her subsequent match in opposition to Mumbai Indians.
“We’re shifting to Chennai. I wish to see the Orange Cap flip into magenta, purple and all,” Ashwin joked.
Dhawan, immediate as ever along with his replies, stated: “Purple? You want to that!”
The banter adopted what was a mesmerising innings by Dhawan as he single-handedly deflated the Punjab Kings’ bowling assault and helped Delhi make quick work of the 196-run goal.
He hit 13 fours and a couple of sixes, taking simply 49 balls for his 92.
Earlier, Punjab Kings captain KL Rahul made 62 and Mayank Agarwal made 69 to take their staff to a aggressive 195 for 4.
Nonetheless, Dhawan’s innings made certain that Delhi didn’t break a sweat in attending to the goal.