CSK and KXIP react on MI buying Yuvraj: Post buying the Indian all-rounder, MI received heartening reactions from CSK and KXIP.
After remaining unsold in the first round of the recently concluded IPL auction at Jaipur, veteran India all-rounder Yuvraj Singh was eventually bought by three-time IPL Champions Mumbai Indians at his base price of INR 1 crore.
Going by Yuvraj’s recent form, him remaining unsold had many reasons to be justified. However, given his experience and stature, it was the same news had it in it to be disheartening for a plethora of his fans.
Once Yuvraj was unsold in the auction, social media platform Twitter didn’t seem to take the news well for people were of the opinion that it isn’t fair to the 37-year old cricketer.
After Yuvraj was bought by the Indians, there appeared to be an air of relief around the fans who desperately want to see him performing in the next year’s IPL.
Current IPL Champions Chennai Super Kings and Yuvraj’s previous franchise in Kings XI Punjab took to Twitter to share their respective message for the experienced campaigner. It is worth mentioning that the Super Kings had given a slight hint at buying Yuvraj in the auction but that wasn’t to be seen.
Watch their messages below:
Congrats, @YUVSTRONG12 on all the new challenges ahead of you!
— Kings XI Punjab (@lionsdenkxip) December 18, 2018
OH MI GAWD! pic.twitter.com/rRcjgg3EAh
— Chennai Super Kings (@ChennaiIPL) December 18, 2018
Read some of the latest Twitter reactions on Yuvraj below:
— yuvraj singh (@YUVSTRONG12) December 18, 2018
The moment we’ve all been waiting for!
— Mumbai Indians (@mipaltan) December 19, 2018
— Rohit Sharma (@ImRo45) December 19, 2018
— Abhishek Bachchan (@juniorbachchan) December 18, 2018
OUUUH YIEEEAH!!!!! 😎✊🏽 https://t.co/m3N2wcBzy0
— Ranveer Singh (@RanveerOfficial) December 19, 2018