WTC Final LIVE – Bumrah Interview by Wife: Jasprit Bumrah will probably face the biggest test of his red-ball cricket career when he spearheads India’s bowling attack against New Zealand’s formidable batting at the World Test Championship in Southampton on Friday. But before proving his skills on the pitch, he was put to a test off it. In a video shared by ICC, Bumrah goes face-to-face with his wife Sanjana Ganesan, where the latter interviews the Indian bowler.
WTC Final LIVE – Bumrah Interview by Wife: In a six-minute video, Bumrah enters the interview room unknown that it will be Sanjana as the interviewee. When he sees his wife, he gets shocked and says, “where have I seen you before”.
Playing with his sister, starring in school cricket and ‘the best day’ of his life.@SanjanaGanesan takes @Jaspritbumrah93 through some Insta Memories before the #WTC21 Final 🎥 pic.twitter.com/k8FKUxgQJI
— ICC (@ICC) June 17, 2021
WTC Final: The interview was based on Bumrah’s Instagram stories and pictures. Sanjana asks her husband to share the memory related to each picture including their marriage photographs.
“Playing with his sister, starring in school cricket and ‘the best day’ of his life. @SanjanaGanesan takes @Jaspritbumrah93 through some Insta Memories before the WTC Final,” ICC captioned the video post.
In one of the pictures from Bumrah’s U17 cricket, the Indian pacer says, “it was one of the biggest performances of my cricketing career. I took four wickets and conceded just two runs in this T20I match”.
WTC Final LIVE – Sanjana Ganeshan Interview Bumrah: However, the highlight of the interview was the marriage photos that both Sanjana and Bumrah cherished.
Bumrah married the Star Sports presenter Sanjana Ganesan in Goa on March 15, 2021. Hailing from Pune, Maharashtra, Ganesan is a former Miss India finalist and was also a participant in MTV’s Splitsvilla in 2014.
ICC WTC Final: Meanwhile, Bumrah will be up against his Mumbai Indian teammate Trent Boult when the two sides face-off . The Indian quickie is amongst the five pacers the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) had picked for the 15-member squad for the World Test Championship.
WTC Final LIVE – Sanjana Ganeshan Interview Bumrah: While Jasprit Bumrah is a certainty in playing XI, it will be a battle between Ishant Sharma, Mohammad Shami, Umesh Yadav and Mohammed Siraj to make the cut.
India WTC Final squad: Virat Kohli (C), Ajinkya Rahane (VC), Rohit Sharma, Shubman Gill, Cheteshwar Pujara, Hanuma Vihari, Rishabh Pant, Wriddhiman Saha, Ravichandran Ashwin. Ravindra Jadeja. Jasprit Bumrah, Ishant Sharma, Mohammad Shami, Umesh Yadav, Mohammad Siraj.