IPL 2020: 18-year-old Yashasvi Jaiswal awestruck by MS Dhoni’s presence, greets former India captain with ‘Namaste’

The Legend

Well, we all know what stature does MS Dhoni hold not only in cricket but also in the hearts of each Indian fir his simplicity and down-to-earth attitude.

If anyone gets a chance to meet him and even play against him, it will possibly be the best memory of our lives.

Surely MS Dhoni is a person with high fame but least criticized in India as he is the man who has lead India to all 3 ICC trophy victories and his career is remembered as the most successful era of Indian cricket.

Hence when the 18-year old Yashasvi Jaiswal of Rajasthan Royals who was making his debut in IPL saw the legend passing by he was complete awe for MSD.

The Incident

Shortly after the toss took place, Steve Smith(captain of Rajasthan Royals) walked away and the camera caught the attention of MS and the youngster bumping fists before the youngster greeted the former Indian captain with ‘Namaste’. The incident became viral on social media and earned huge praise from social media.

About Yashasvi Jaiswal

Jaiswal was picked by the Royals for 2.4 crore rupees this year in the auction after a fine performance in the U-19 world cup earlier this year.

He is a huge fan of Sachin Tendulkar and told the reporters that he was excited about this IPL and wanted to take his game to the next level.

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