Shikhar Dhawan taught R Ashwin, Ajinkya Rahane just a few Bhangra steps.© Instagram
Delhi Capitals opener Shikhar Dhawan on Monday posted a video on his Instagram account educating his new teammates Ravichandran Ashwin and Ajinkya Rahane “just a few Punjabi steps”. Sharing the video, Dhawan talked about how tough a process it was for him to show each of them dance steps who’re “normally shy” including that it’ll “take some time to get them into the rhythm”. “Educating my two teammates just a few Punjabi steps however it is going to take some time to get them into rhythm. Beautiful to see them dancing since they’re normally shy. At all times have enjoyable and preserve the child inside you alive,” Dhawan’s submit learn.
Whereas Dhawan is a neighborhood Delhi participant and his strikes regarded good on the eyes, the identical cannot be stated in regards to the different two — Rahane and Ashwin — who come from Mumbai and Chennai respectively and clearly struggled to copy the Bhangra steps with identical finesse as their teacher.
Dhawan was a part of Delhi-based franchise final season as effectively, whereas Ashwin and Rahane each joined the facet after profitable trade-offs from Kings XI Punjab and Rajasthan Royals respectively forward of annual IPL public sale final 12 months.
Ashwin had led Kings XI Punjab in IPL 2019, whereas Rahane began final season as Rajasthan Royals skipper however was ultimately stripped off his function after a collection of disappointing performances.
Regardless of having some senior cricketers of their squad, Delhi Capitals have proven religion of their 25-year-old skipper Shreyas Iyer, who actually is the youngest captain amongst all groups. Underneath his management Delhi had one their finest outings in IPL historical past final season, ending third within the factors desk.
Nonetheless, this 12 months with the arrival of skilled gamers like Rahane and Ashwin, Delhi Capitals are undoubtedly wanting in a greater form and will probably be attention-grabbing to see if they’ll make it depend and break the title jinx, profitable their maiden IPL trophy.
Delhi Capitals will face Kings XI Punjab led by KL Rahul of their opening match of IPL 2020 on September 20 in Dubai.
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