Michael Vaughan asks Ravindra Jadeja why is he not wearing beachwear on a beach, the all-rounder responds
The all-rounder replied that anything can happen in India.
Published - Aug 14, 2020 5:09 pm | Updated - Aug 14, 2020 5:25 pm
Ravindra Jadeja is often seen as a style icon with long hair, well-maintained beard and moustache. The cricketer prevails from a place where the Kings were famous for sword fighting. He can be seen doing the same with his bat whenever he crosses a milestone while batting. This aura that surrounds him is one of the reasons why Shane Warne, his former captain for Rajasthan Royals, gave him the name ‘Rockstar’.
Recently, the all-rounder visited Porbandar Chopati, a beach in Gujrat. The left-hander posted a picture on Instagram in which he can be seen on the beach. However, what went viral was his choice of clothes. The cricketer was wearing denim while at the beach which caught the eyes of Michael Vaughan.
The southpaw captioned the picture as “Don’t worry beach happy ????.” He is enjoying quality time at home with his family and can next be seen playing for Chennai Super Kings during the IPL.
Asking the CSK star about not wearing a beachwear, the former English captain wrote, “Why not wearing speedos Rockstar!?” Referring to the nickname given to the 31-year-old by his former Rajasthan Royals captain. The all-rounder replied that anything can happen in India by writing, “I live in India mate #rolemodel”.
Two COVID-19 tests of each player before flying to UAE
As the IPL is starting from 19 September, the teams are gearing up for the same. The Chennai Super Kings (CSK) have started preparing for the upcoming season and the first set for COVID-19 tests has started. Mahendra Singh Dhoni the CSK captain went underwent the test and his results came off as negative.
Ravindra Jadeja will also undergo the test as the BCCI has made it mandatory to have at least 2 tests of each player before flying to the UAE. The franchises were planning to have a camp in India before leaving for the tournament but the gathering of the whole squad could face trouble in getting the necessary permissions.
Chennai’s squad is expected to fly to UAE during the third week of August. CSK is the second most successful franchise of all time has won the title thrice.