Chennai Super Kings (CSK) has grabbed Harbhajan Singh for about 2 crores in the auction held in Bengaluru. Indian off-spinner Harbhajan Singh nicknamed “Bhaaji” by Indian people will be playing with Chennai Super Kings’ yellow jersey for the first time in the IPL 2018 (11th) season.
Harbhajan tweeted in local Tamil language with a famous punch dialogue of Superstar’s “Kabaali” that is “Naan Vandhutenu Sollu”. He said that he now belongs to Tamil Nadu and he was very much delighted to play bravely in yellow jersey amidst the loud whistle sound of the cricket fans of Tamil Nadu and conveyed his greetings to the Tamil people too.
This showed his interest in Tamil language and excitement to play for Chennai. Harbhajan also posted a picture of his CSK yellow jersey with his special number 27 at the back side.
Meanwhile, Murali Vijay posted in Harbhajan’s timeline regarding the advertisement shoot video. The shooting was done with Murali Vijay, Harbhajan, Jadeja and Bravo.It shows the players getting down from an auto and dancing happily. The video is going viral on social media now.
Also, a picture showing the “Turbanator” (Harbhajan) having a sip of Filter Kaapi (Tamil Nadu special) with other CSK team members have also been posted.
Till the last season, Harbhajan had been playing with Sachin Tendulkar for Mumbai Indians (MI) team. For about 10 years, Harbhajan has been associated with MI in blue colour jersey making the team lift three IPL titles. Indian Premier League (IPL) 2018 T20 cricket will be starting from April 7, 2018, and continues until May 27, 2018.
Asked about his spirit to play for CSK under Dhoni’s leadership, Harbhajan said he will be loyal to CSK as the team bought me in the auction having faith in his performance and he added that he is focusing on batting, bowling, fielding and promised to give his 100 percent.