The momentum is building around the high-voltage India-Pakistan match on June 4 in the ICC Champions Trophy, 2017. With few days to go before the encounter, palmistry of the outcome is on the high rise among fans and experts. [বাংলায় পড়ুনঃ বাংলাদেশকে নিয়ে ফের শেওয়াগের কটুক্তি]
Former Indian opener Virender Sehwag known for his wits and funs outside the cricket field, trolled the warm-up match between Bangladesh and India, saying “India is practicing with pota before playing beta.”
In Hindi, the word ‘Pota’ means grandson while ‘Beta’ means son. Here Sehwag referred Bangladesh as ‘Pota’ – the grandson to play with before India’s prestigious clash against Pakistan ‘Beta’ (son).
The comment drew hilarious atmosphere in the commentary box during the match. Later it went viral in the social media as people started the posting in the similar fashion.
Bangladesh was shell shocked by a gigantic 240-run defeat against India in their second and last warm-up match after being bundled out scoring a paltry 84 runs in their innings.