Watch: Indian cricket’s most viral videos of 2018 featuring Kohli, Jadeja and Raina

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first_img Rohan Sen New DelhiDecember 31, 2018UPDATED: December 31, 2018 18:04 IST Virat Kohli and Ravindra Jadeja featured in the first throwback video posted by the Indian cricket team on social media (BCCI Photo)HIGHLIGHTSIndian cricket team posted a series of videos recapping the best moments of 2018The videos range from Kohli and Jadeja’s race to Raina’s singing skillsWith the New Year just a few hours away, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is making sure to recap the best moments of 2018 by frequently posting its most popular videos, featuring the top players in the team.The Indian cricket team’s Facebook account has shared a couple of videos till now which features the likes of captain Virat Kohli, Ravindra Jadeja and Suresh Raina.The first one is of an on-field race between Kohli and Jadeja which inadvertently took place during the fourth one-day international against the West Indies in October this year.With the series tied at 1-1, the Windies were chasing a mammoth target of 378 in the penultimate match.Chandrapaul Hemraj was on strike in the first over against Bhuvneshwar Kumar, who bowled a wide delivery outside off-stump which the batsman punched off the back foot and found the gap between point and cover.Jadeja, who was fielding at point, gave chase along with Kohli at cover. The Indian captain was much closer to the ball but was still beaten by Jadeja as he ran at full speed and collected the ball with a sliding stop just before the boundary ropes and flicked it back to Kohli, who threw it back to wicket-keeper Dhoni.Kohli was no match for Jadeja’s sheer speed. The video got 131k views on Facebook and nearly 40.9k views on Twitter.The next video that was posted is of Suresh Raina enthralling his teammates by singing ‘Yeh Sham Mastani’ during India’s tour to Sri Lanka for the Nidahas Trophy back in March.advertisement”‘Practice like you never won & perform like you never lost’ – clearly I have nothing to loose with my singing skills ??????! Fun times with my fun team!,” Raina, who posted the video on Instagram, wrote.Another video that was shared was that of young Shubman Gill playing the short-arm jab shot for a six against Zimbabwe during the ICC U-19 World Cup which India won.Gill nearly replicated the shot which was first played by Virat Kohli during the first ODI against England in Pune. India were chasing a mammoth 351 for victory when the world witnessed Kohli play the shot for the first time in the 34th over.India won that match in a staggering 48.1 overs courtesy Kohli’s 122 and Kedar Jadhav’s 76-ball 120.BCCI also posted a video of the victorious Under-19 Indian team dancing to the beats of the dhol.India had defeated Australia by 8-wickets to lift their fourth U-19 World Cup Trophy.Another video was Harmanpreet Kaur’s one-handed catch against England.For sports news, updates, live scores and cricket fixtures, log on to Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter for Sports news, scores and updates.Get real-time alerts and all the news on your phone with the all-new India Today app. Download from Post your comment Do You Like This Story? Awesome! Now share the story Too bad. Tell us what you didn’t like in the comments Posted byrohan sen Tags :Follow Indian cricket year enderFollow Indian cricket teamFollow Virat KohliFollow Ravindra JadejaFollow Suresh Raina Watch: Indian cricket’s most viral videos of 2018 featuring Kohli, Jadeja and RainaThe Indian cricket team’s social media handles shared a couple of the most viewed videos of the year which featured Virat Kohli, Ravindra Jadeja and Suresh Raina.advertisementlast_img

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