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Veteran Indian cricketer, Suresh Raina was awestruck when he saw Shahid Kapoor, the Bollywood actor, execute a perfect cover drive while training for his upcoming cricket-based movie, Jersey. Suresh Raina is presently in India as the veteran returned to the country from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) leaving the Chennai Super Kings (CSK) squad before IPL 2020 began.

His team, Chennai Super Kings, have had one of their worst-ever outings in their history of the IPL. Chennai Super Kings are on the absolute bottom of the IPL 2020 points table and are only one loss away from being eleiminated from the tournament. CSK have had a lot of batting collapses in this year’s IPL and this just goes on to show how imporatant a player Raina has been for them.

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Suresh Raina. Credit: BCCI

Suresh Raina In Awe Of Shahid Kapoor’s Cover Drive

In an Instagram video uploaded by Shahid Kapoor, he is seen working on his cover drive. He is in full cricket gear with a helmet, gloves, and leg pads. He captioned the video as, ‘Early mornings.. wake up with drive.’

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Early mornings.. wake up with drive. 💪

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Raina commented on the video shared by Shahid, ‘@shahidkapoor superb cover drive man! With great head position best wishes always.’ Replying to his praise, Shahid wrote back, ‘@sureshraina3 my man. Coming from you. It made my day week and year.’

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Suresh Raina, Shahid Kapoor.
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Team ‘Jersey’ recently wrapped up their Uttarakhand schedule of the film. Apart from Shahid, the film also stars Mrunal Thakur and Pankaj Kapur in key roles. The movie is the official Hindi remake of the Telugu hit film of the same name. Shahid was last seen in ‘Kabir Singh’ co-starring Kiara Advani in the lead role.