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ODI World Cup 2023, IND vs AFG: Jasprit Bumrah's Celebration Against Afghanistan Goes Viral

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Jasprit Bumrah 🤝 Marcus Rashford <a href=";ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">#CWC23</a> <a href=""></a></p>&mdash; Premier League India (@PLforIndia) <a href="">October 11, 2023</a></blockquote> <script async src="" charset="utf-8"></script>

International sporting events are made more charming by this special blend of camaraderie and sportsmanship.

Football isn't just a phenomenon that affects football players. Mohammed Siraj, an Indian fast bowler, is known for adopting Cristiano Ronaldo's famous "SIUUUU" celebration to mark his accomplishments.

On Wednesday, there was another instance of this trend; however, this time, it was India's top fast bowler, Jasprit Bumrah, who became Mohammed Siraj's new ball partner, who joined the ranks of sports celebrities who were rejoicing in the same way as their football counterparts. Marcus Rashford's 'temple point' celebration served as the model for Bumrah; it's an admirable and distinctive act that unites football fans worldwide.

This amusing episode occurred during India vs. Afghanistan's ongoing World Cup 2023 match in New Delhi. After a valiant 22 runs from 28 deliveries, Bumrah's skill with the ball gave India their first breakthrough in the seventh over when he caught Ibrahim Zadran behind.

Usually calm in his approach, Bumrah doesn't get too excited when he gets a wicket. But this time, he shocked everyone by making a move akin to Marcus Rashford's celebration—pointing to his temple. The International Cricket Council (ICC), the Premier League, and fans all swiftly acknowledged and applauded the likeness.

Football is Jasprit Bumrah's passion, as is widely known. He has frequently shown signs of admiring the sport. He has also visited the sacred grounds of Old Trafford during past tours to England, where he was presented with a personalised Manchester United home uniform, underscoring the strong bond between players from all sports and their passion for the beautiful game. International sporting events are made more charming by this special blend of camaraderie and sportsmanship.