IPL 2021 enthralled cricket fans for a short time. The tournament witnessed 29 thrilling matches before it was suspended due to the Covid-19 crisis. Few players and support staff members were infected by Covid-19 and BCCI had to suspend the tournament with immediate effect for the safety of everyone involved in IPL 2021.
IPL tournaments are not just about matches. The tournament also witnesses many moments that become popular among cricket fans.
Sometimes, there are some hilarious moments that are caught on camera, while some emotional moments also become a part of the tournament. IPL 2021 was no different and there were few moments that were very emotional. Here we look at the 5 most emotional moments of IPL 2021.
5. Yuzvendra Chahal’s Wife Breaking Down After The Leggie Picks His First Wicket
Yuzvendra Chahal’s wife Dhanashree Verma’s reaction to the spinner’s maiden wicket in IPL 2021 was an emotional moment in IPL 2021. Royal Challengers Bangalore had won the first two matches in IPL 2021 but Yuzvendra Chahal remained wicket-less in both games. In RCB’s third match against Kolkata Knight Riders, Chahal bowled the 7th over and managed to dismiss Nitish Rana on the penultimate ball. It was his first wicket of IPL 2021.
After witnessing Chahal’s 1st wicket of the tournament, his wife Dhanashree Verma thanked God with folded hands and got teary-eyed. It was an emotional moment for her as well as the leg spinner. Dhanashree’s emotional reaction was caught on camera and it was one of the most emotional moments in IPL 2021.