On Thursday, the Indian Premier League (IPL) saw the spectators in a thrilling match where the tournament’s worst team Kings XI Punjab registered their second win in the tournament by defeating the Royal Challengers by eight wickets. The result of this match came on the last ball of the last over of the innings where Nicholas Pooran hit the team for a six off leg-spinner Yuzvendra Chahal. Punjab needed runs to win in the last over but Chahal made the match exciting, bowling tight. Chris Gayle was run out in this over. The day after the match, Chahal shared a photo with Gayle and wrote a funny caption.
Yuzvendra Chahal has shared this photo with West Indies batsman Chris Gayle on Instagram. In its caption, he wrote that, ‘Timon and Pumba sang together Hakunmata.’ Let us tell you that Timon and Pumba are the name of the famous character of Disney’s classic film ‘Lion King’. Along with this, Chahal has also asked his fiance Dhanshree Verma a caption for this photo. In this photo, Chahal is seen hugging Chris Gayle from behind. Chahal’s fans are liking this photo a lot and they are also commenting fiercely on it.
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In this match, Chris Gayle got a chance to play in the 13th season of IPL for the first time. Gayle also capitalized on the opportunity for the first time and played a brilliant innings of 53 off 45 balls. In this innings, Gayle hit one four and five excellent sixes. Gayle led the team to a 93-run partnership for the second wicket with captain KL Rahul. Punjab has so far won two wins in the 13th season of IPL and both wins against Royal Challengers Bangalore.
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