Updated June 5th, 2024 at 14:47 IST

American Baseball fan says 'Never seen a cricket player do this', Wasim Jaffer savagely humbles him

Cricket player Wasim Jaffer humbles an American Baseball fan with a response to "Never seen a cricket player do this" comment.

Reported by: Aryan Suraj Chadha
Wasim Jaffer | Image:X/screengrab, BCCI
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The decision to host the ICC T20 World Cup 2024 in the USA and the West Indies marks a groundbreaking shift for cricket, as the USA is traditionally associated with baseball rather than cricket. This unique choice not only presents an opportunity for cricket's expansion into new territories but also reflects the sport's global appeal and inclusivity. By selecting the USA and the West Indies as venues, the tournament aims to capture the attention and interest of audiences in North America while embracing the rich cricketing heritage of the Caribbean region.

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Wasim Jaffer humbles a baseball fan for an attempt to troll cricket

Former Indian cricketer Wasim Jaffer recently showcased his wit and sportsmanship when he responded to a baseball fan's attempt to troll cricket on social media. The fan posted a clip of a baseball player's remarkable one-handed catch, remarking, "Never seen a ‘cricket’ player do this." In response, Jaffer retweeted the post, sharing a video of an astounding catch by India's women's cricket team. This clever move by Jaffer not only humbled the baseball fan but also garnered immense appreciation from cricket enthusiasts who applauded the trolling comeback. By highlighting the skill and talent within the cricketing world, Jaffer effectively showcased the captivating moments that make cricket a dynamic and exciting sport. This exchange not only entertained fans but also emphasized the essence of sportsmanship and camaraderie across different sporting disciplines.

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Fans will be treated to an exciting match as the USA Cricket Team faces off against the Indian Cricket Team in the ongoing T20 World Cup. Both teams find themselves in the same group alongside Canada and Pakistan, setting the stage for a high-stakes encounter. Scheduled for Wed, 12 Jun, at 8:00 pm, this USA vs India clash promises to be a thrilling Group stage match in the T20 World Cup, capturing the attention of cricket enthusiasts worldwide.

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Published June 5th, 2024 at 14:17 IST