Topyaps Logo

Topyaps Logo Topyaps Logo Topyaps Logo Topyaps Logo

Topyaps menu

Responsive image

Bangladeshi Cricketer Sabbir Rahman Compares Himself To Kohli, And Twitterati Goes ROFL

Published on 6 September, 2017 at 5:07 pm By

Australia is touring Bangladesh for a two-Test series. The visitors were defeated by the hosts in the first match by 20 runs.


Advertisement

In the second match, Australian off-spinner Nathan Lyon gained accreditation after he bagged an appreciative five wickets to stop Bangladesh at 253/6 on day one.

Lyon then compared Bangladeshi batsman Sabbir Rahman to Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli. Sabbir was the last wicket to be hauled by Lyon but a hard one at that, which reminded him of the Indian captain.

 

Bangladesh’s Sabbir Rahman on the first day of the second Test match against Australia. He resurrected the Bangladeshi innings after completing 66 runs off 133 balls. AP Photo/A.M. Ahad

Lyon said, “Sabbir’s a good player, and he reminds me of Virat Kohli.” It is true that Rahman played exceptionally. He smashed 66 off 133 balls.

Clearly spurred by Lyon’s praise Sabbir responded to the comparison in an interview saying:

“I can become a batsman like Virat Kohli, everything is possible. There is no comparison between him and me because scoring runs for the team count other than anything else.”

And that’s it. Poor Sabbir would never have imagined that he would become a butt of jokes for his statement on Twitter.


Advertisement

These taunts prove that the cricket lovers do consider Kohli better than Sabbir. And why not? Kohli struck his 30th hundred in ODIs securing the second place with great Australian batsman Ricky Ponting in all-time century makers list a couple of days ago. Sabbir, on the other hand, has played 43 ODIs without hitting a single century and just 5 half-centuries.

Advertisement

Latest Stories

14 Creative Photography Tricks That You Can Use To Take Amazing Pictures

14 Creative Photography Tricks That You Can Use To Take Amazing Pictures


Saif Ali Khan’s Starrer Laal Kaptaan Leaked by Piracy Website Tamilrockers

Saif Ali Khan’s Starrer Laal Kaptaan Leaked by Piracy Website Tamilrockers


Weird Advertising Slogans And Taglines Which Are Not Easy To Digest

Weird Advertising Slogans And Taglines Which Are Not Easy To Digest


Bunch of Funny Non-Veg Jokes To Feed Your Head

Bunch of Funny Non-Veg Jokes To Feed Your Head


Telugu Movie ‘Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy’ Becomes The New Victim of Tamilrockers, Leaked Online

Telugu Movie ‘Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy’ Becomes The New Victim of Tamilrockers, Leaked Online


Advertisement

Most Searched

More From News

Popular on The Web