Wasim Jaffer steps down as Punjab Kings batting coach
CRICDOT DESK : Former Indian opener Wasim Jaffer has stepped down because the batting educate of Punjab Kings. The veteran made the statement at the eve of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022 mega public sale, and that too in his very own style. He published a hilarious meme providing Bollywood super mega celebrity Ranbir Kapoor.
The remark segment were given flooded right away as netizens congratulated Jaffer for his tenure with the franchise.
For the unversed, Jaffer, the primary participant to function in a hundred and fifty Ranji Trophy matches, had joined the then Kings XI Punjab with inside the yr 2019 and labored intently with the guide personnel until the 2021 season. He had joined forces with Anil Kumble, who’s the director of cricket operations and head educate on the franchise.
It has been a pride running with Punjab Kings: Wasim Jaffer Meanwhile, Jaffer, on Thursday (February 10), introduced his separation from the franchise with a hilarious meme providing Ranbir Kapoor from 2016 Bollywood movie `Ae Dil Hai Mushkil.` He additionally published a heartfelt message for Anil Kumble and the franchise.
“Adios, and thank you @PunjabKingsIPL, it`s been a pride. Wishing @anilkumble1074 and the group very excellent for #IPL2022,” tweeted Jaffer. Meanwhile, the Mohali-primarily based totally franchise has a few paintings to do with inside the bidding event. The 8 current aspects had been allowed to make a most of 4 retentions beforehand of the public sale however the Kings accessed their playing cards for simply gamers. They retained Mayank Agarwal and Arshdeep Singh for INR 12 crore and INR four crore respectively.
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As discovered via way of means of Kumble all through the retention event, the franchise desired to hold their ex-skipper KL Rahul however the dasher opted to component ways. He`ll now lead the Lucknow Super Giants, in which he fetched a whooping quantity of INR 17 crore. Rahul had led the Kings with inside the closing seasons. Hence, it is going to be exciting to peer who`ll end up the group`s subsequent skipper.
Many reckon that the position may be given to Mayank, who has been with the facet because 2018. Meanwhile, the IPL 2022 mega public sale is a -day bidding event, so as to take vicinity on February 12 and thirteen in Bengaluru. A general of 590 gamers are set to head beneath the hammer.