Recently, the all rounder bowler and attacking batsman Bravo has shared a memory with Yuvraj Singh after 16 years.
It was 2006 when a series of India tour to West Indies had been played having 5 one day and 4 test matches. The India had to face the loss with 1-4 ratio in the series. After that, the India beat the Indies with 1-0in test matches. The one day international matches were played in Jamaica and it was the venue where in the second match, India had met with a heartbreaking defeat from West Indies.
Yuvraj Singh the tremendously fantastic batter of the Indian cricket team was bowled by Dwayne Bravo. And he hit the ball in such a way that it made the Bravo’s career.
The delivery of that ball was hugely recognized and everyone had praised the Bravo’s skill.
In context of this memory, Bravo expressed his words during an interview recently,
“It made the world look up and notice that I have one of the best change up balls in business and it made my T20 career.”
Yuvraj comfortably hit the two successive fours on Bravo’s delivery. And it was a final over in which the team has to show some magic to get the win. And that moment comes where the ball hit the leg stump and the West Indies has got 1 run win. India got defeat in the series.
While talking about this, Bravo said,
“I still had not really thought about what ball to bowl. I am still now clear when I go to the top of my run-up. At some point, before I get to the umpire, I decide I am going to bowl that dipper”.
During this interview, Bravo has been asked about his most adorable delivery, he took the name of Yuvraj Singh.
Regarding this, Bravo said,
“Too many men, to choose one ball as favorite, that Yuvraj ball did change my life. “
It’s been 22 years now and the memory is still alive in Bravo’s memory lane that really makes him happier for sure.