Yuzvendra Chahal is having fun with an ideal run along with his new franchise within the Indian Premier League. Playing for the Rajasthan Royals, the leg-spinner has managed to maintain it tidy and he has taken wickets at common intervals as effectively. Currently, he has seven wickets in three matches for Rajasthan Royals in IPL 2022 and he would hope to proceed his good displaying. Off the sphere, Chahal is a personality and a much-loved determine within the dressing room due to his straightforward going perspective. However, throughout his stint with Mumbai Indians in 2013, Chahal needed to take care of an unsavoury incident when a participant received drunk.
In a video shared by Rajasthan Royals on Twitter, Chahal together with Karun Nair and Ravichandran Ashwin narrated their “comeback stories”.
The leg-spinner opened up about an incident that he himself mentioned, “not many people know about.”
He spoke about his slim escape in 2013 when a drunk Mumbai Indians participant, who Chahal selected to not identify, dangled him from the balcony.
“My story, some people know about. I have never spoken about this, I never shared this. In 2013, I was with the Mumbai Indians. We had a match in Bengaluru. There was a get together after that. There was a player who was very drunk, I will not take his name. He was very drunk; he was looking at me and he just called me. He took me outside and he dangled me from the balcony,” Chahal instructed Ashwin and Nair within the video.
“My hands were around him. Had I lost my grip, I was on the 15th floor. Suddenly many people who were there came and got the situation under control. I kind of fainted. They gave me water, then I realised how responsible you should be if you go out anywhere. So, this was one incident where I felt I made a narrow escape. Had there been the slightest of mistake, I would have fallen down,” he added.
— Rajasthan Royals (@rajasthanroyals) April 7, 2022
Chahal was part of Mumbai Indians for only one season in 2013 after which he joined Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB). The spinner had simply performed one recreation for Mumbai Indians in his debut season within the IPL and was unable to take any wickets.
The 31-year-old then was part of RCB for eight years and is probably the most profitable bowler for the Bengaluru-based franchise. Over eight years, Chahal managed to take 139 wickets for RCB.
Chahal’s present franchise Rajasthan Royals have received two matches within the ongoing season. Their solely defeat this season has come in opposition to Chahal’s previous workforce, the Royal Challengers Bangalore.
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