Yashasvi Jaiswal's Bollywood-style dance video dug out CSK his record double ton | Cricket - Hindustan Times
close_game
close_game

Yashasvi Jaiswal's Bollywood-style dance video dug out CSK after his record double century vs England in 2nd Test

Feb 03, 2024 12:55 PM IST

Yashasvi Jaiswal's old dance video was posted by IPL franchise CSK after the India opener smashed a double century in the second Test against England.

Yashasvi Jaiswal has got the moves, both on and off the field. He did more than enough to prove his pedigree on the cricket field and for his off-the-field qualities, IPL franchise Chennai Super Kings did the rest. After smashing his maiden double century in the second Test match against England at the ACA-VDCA stadium in Visakhapatnam, CSK dug out an old video of the India opener dancing to a Bollywood number.

Yashasvi Jaiswal's old dance video was posted by CSK
Yashasvi Jaiswal's old dance video was posted by CSK

"Partying in the 200 club," CSK captioned the video on X (formerly Twitter). In the video, Jaiswal was seen dancing to a popular Bollywood song. And he seemed quite an efficient dancer.

HT launches Crick-it, a one stop destination to catch Cricket, anytime, anywhere. Explore now!

He sure made the England bowlers dance to his tune in the first two days of the second Test. Playing only his sixth Test, the 22-year-old's sensational knock of 209 off 290 balls single-handedly powered India to 396 all out in 112 overs.

He hit 19 fours and seven sixes en route to the double century, which was the lone bright spot in a below-par batting effort by the home team.

His stupendous knock duly earned the respect of the opposition and England players walked up to Jaiswal to congratulate him after his epic effort finally came to an end in the 107th over of the innings.

Jaiswal had scored 171 on his Test debut against the West Indies last year. He managed an 80-run innings in the series-opener against England in Hyderabad, where India lost by 28 runs.

In the ongoing match, Jaiswal added another 28 runs to his tally on the second day with fellow overnight batter Ravichandran Ashwin (20), who was dismissed by James Anderson.

Jaiswal eventually reached the milestone with a six and a four off debutant spinner Shoaib Bashir in the 102nd over. Jaiswal was finally dismissed when he went for a big shot and was caught by Jonny Bairstow at extra cover off Anderson's bowling.

IPL 2024
Are you a cricket buff? Participate in the HT Cricket Quiz daily and stand a chance to win an iPhone 15 & Boat Smartwatch. Click here to participate now.

Stay updated with the latest Cricket News, IPL Live Score, LSG vs CSK IPL Live Score and get exclusive insights with the IPL Match Today, IPL Points Table match highlights, and more. Explore a comprehensive Cricket Schedule, track the race for the Purple Cap and IPL Orange Cap in IPL 2024, check Virat Kohli performance and stay ahead with all the cricket-related updates on the Hindustan Times website and app.
SHARE THIS ARTICLE ON
Share this article
  • ABOUT THE AUTHOR
    author-default-90x90

    At HT Sports Desk, passionate reporters work round the clock to provide detailed updates from the world of sports. Expect nuanced match reports, previews,reviews, technical analysis based on statistics, the latest social media trends, expert opinions on cricket, football, tennis, badminton, hockey,motorsports, wrestling, boxing, shooting, athletics and much more.

SHARE
Story Saved
Live Score
OPEN APP
Saved Articles
Following
My Reads
Sign out
New Delhi 0C
Friday, April 19, 2024
Start 14 Days Free Trial Subscribe Now
Follow Us On