IPL 2021: Bairstow discloses SRH’s biggest prankster
Sunrisers Hyderabad are going through a tough patch at the moment. They have long been termed as one of the most consistent teams in the Indian Premier League. They are known for finishing inside the top four time and time again. They won their maiden title under David Warner’s leadership in IPL 2016 season.
However, for the first time in their journey, they hit the rock bottom. They are languishing at the bottom of the points table and with only 1 victory to show for themselves, the team management sacked Warner as captain. Kane Williamson is the new captain of SRH.
Having played 7 games so far, they lost 6 games and things have turned from bad to worse. However, SRH need to win the remaining 7 games in order to have a good chance of making it to the top four. Only time will tell the whole story as to whether SRH can pull off a surprise this time around.
Bairstow reveals SRH’s biggest prankster
Meanwhile, SRH player Jonny Bairstow named the most mischievous player in the SRH squad and he is none other than Priyam Garg. The likes of former Australian Brad Haddin and pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar agreed with Bairstow.
Bairstow, Bhuvneshwar and Haddin had a candid chat over tea sometime during the course of the 14th season of IPL. The franchise shared a clip featuring the SRH trio on Tuesday.
Haddin can be seen asking who the duo consider the biggest prankster in the group. In no time, Jonny singled out Priyam Garg as the mischievous player.
“Priyam (Garg). He’s the one that is up to mischief. He is the first one to try and cake bash you. He is the first one to sneak up on you. He’s always the quiet one saying ‘I don’t understand, I don’t understand’. But he understands!” Bairstow added.
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Who's the mischievous one according to @jbairstow21?
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Meanwhile, the pacer agreed with Bairstow and all of them couldn’t control their laughter. “But he keeps quiet in front of me because I have known him since he was a kid. We practised at the same place. He somehow keeps quiet in front of me and tries not to do any mischief,” the 31-year-old Bhuvneshwar revealed