Former India all-rounder Yuvraj Singh and quick bowler Jasprit Bumrah acquired collectively on Instagram for a stay session the place the duo spoke about their love for the sport, how they first met every and what all they’re doing at dwelling whereas in lockdown because of the coronavirus pandemic.
Yuvraj joked with Bumrah about how he began thinking about retirement from the game two years again through the Indian Premier League when he was taking part in for Kings XI Punjab.
A humorous incident made Yuvi realise that he was most likely getting too outdated for the sport, as he narrated the story to Bumrah.
“I realised I should retire after I played with you (Jasprit Bumrah) guys in the final stages of my career. But I actually thought of retirement first in 2018 when I was playing the IPL for Kings XI Punjab and Andrew Tye (Australia fast bowler) started calling me ‘Yuvi pa’,” Yuvraj advised Bumrah.
Yuvraj additionally revealed that he was assured of Bumrah’s talents after watching him bowl and had predicted that he would turn into one of the best bowler on this planet in the future.
“Three years back I had predicted that you would become the number one bowler in the world,” Yuvraj mentioned.
Bumrah recalled how he needed to work on his sport and health to interrupt into the worldwide degree regardless of being written off by critics for his bowling motion.
“Many people told me I won’t play for long, there was an expectation that the last person to play for the country would be me. They told me I would just play Ranji Trophy. But I kept on improving and I persisted with my action,” Bumrah advised Yuvraj.