IPL 2021 captivated cricket fans for a short time. The tournament enjoyed 29 exciting matches before it was suspended due to the Covid-19 crisis. Few players and support staff were infected with Covid-19 and the BCCI had to suspend the tournament with immediate effect for the safety of everyone involved in the IPL 2021.
IPL tournaments are not just matches. The tournament also witnesses many moments which are becoming popular among cricket fans.
Sometimes there are some hilarious moments that get filmed, while some emotional moments are part of the tournament as well. IPL 2021 was no different and there were few very emotional moments. Here we take a look at the 5 most moving moments of IPL 2021.
5. Yuzvendra Chahal’s wife collapses after leggie chooses her first wicket
The reaction of Yuzvendra Chahal’s wife Dhanashree Verma to the spinner’s first wicket in IPL 2021 was an emotional moment in IPL 2021. Royal Challengers Bangalore had won the first two matches of the IPL 2021, but Yuzvendra Chahal went without a wicket in both matches. In RCB’s third game against Kolkata Knight Riders, Chahal played 7th and managed to fire Nitish Rana on the penultimate ball. It was his first IPL 2021 window.
After attending Chahal’s first wicket of the tournament, his wife Dhanashree Verma thanked God with her hands folded and had tears in her eyes. It was an emotional moment for her as well as for the leg spinner. Dhanashree’s emotional reaction was caught on camera and it was one of the most moving moments of IPL 2021.