Watch: Michael Vaughan plays gully cricket in Mumbai's suburbs, takes dig at Indian pitches

“Kids just so happy to play the game anywhere in Mumbai," said Vaughan.

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Vaughan playing cricket with kids
Vaughan playing cricket with kids ( Photo source : X / Twitter )

Former England Cricketer Michael Vaughan is in India for the 17th season of the Indian Premier League (IPL 2024). He is seen enjoying the vibrant culture of the country and portraying the same via his social media posts. Recently he was seen getting his beard done at the local barber shop in Mumbai. Now, according to his latest post, the veteran was seen playing gully cricket with the kids in the suburbs of Mumbai. 

While he gave a glimpse of his indulgence with the kids via a video uploaded on his socials, he even took a dig at the Indian pitches that lack bounce and as many famous foreigners term nothing for the pacers. He uploaded two different videos and, in another video, he gave an insight into the famous one-hand one-bounce dismissal that local kids make part of their gameplay.

“Loved playing with the kids in #Mumbai .. similar pitch to the Test pitches #India,” Vaughan tweeted. 

“Kids just so happy to play the game anywhere in #Mumbai … surely it should be one hand one bounce of the motorbike … #India,” he added in another tweet.

Here’s the latest street cricket post by Michael Vaughan:

Rajasthan Royals name Vaughan as their head of social media

Looking at how the former England captain Michael Vaughan remains active on social media; it was befitting that recently, Rajasthan Royals named him their social media head for the remainder of the IPL 2024. He revealed the news by uploading a selfie of him standing in front of the revered gateway of India, wearing an RR jersey.

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“So pleased to have signed for the biggest franchise @rajasthanroyals to become head of social media .. Watch this space for great content .. ” tweeted Vaughan.

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