IPL 2022: Jonty Rhodes touches Sachin Tendulkar’s feet The Indian Premier League offers a special opportunity to catch up with international superstars and break down geographical boundaries. It is not limited to just players, but also support staff and coaches. In the PBKS vs MI live match, the Punjab Kings hitting and fielding coach met with his friend and Mumbai Indians mentor Sachin Tendulkar. Follow all IPL 2022 live updates on InsideSport.IN
In a video that has now gone viral on the internet, Jonty Rhodes attempted to make the joke of Sachin Tendulkar as he leaned down to touch his feet in an epic gesture that has left fans in utter admiration for the former SA player.
As soon as the match ended, PBKS and MI exchanged handshakes. Jonty Rhodes caught Sachin Tendulkar off guard and surprised him by leaning at his feet. He pushed him aside and picked him up as the two legends shared a warm hug that set social media on fire.
what a gesture!!
Jonty Rhodes, who is four years older than Sachin, suddenly touches the hind’s feet respectfully. Sachin noticed Jonty’s attempt and tried hard to stop him, but again the best fielder in the world wins the race.
Beyond the word. pic.twitter.com/iH1MBlcLdS
— (@KadamGtk) April 14, 2022
It is worth mentioning that Jonty Rhodes worked with the Mumbai Indians in 2009 as an outfield coach. He was part of the MI support staff until 2017. He then joined PBKS in 2020 and continues to be a part of the franchise for the last 3 seasons.
Jonty Rhodes confused Sachin with Modi https://t.co/2P0dqiK4PQ
— Baby AB (@isaacnutan) April 14, 2022
Meanwhile, Punjab Kings completed a hat-trick of wins at IPL 2022 under the leadership of Mayank Agarwal. On the other hand, a 12-run loss meant Mumbai Indians continued to bottom out the IPL 2022 points table at 5/5 losses.
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