IPL 2023: Ranveer Singh Has A Message For Mumbai Indians Fans After Meeting Jofra Archer
Bollywood superstar Ranveer Singh met a few renowned personalities of the world from across fields when he attended the last race of the 2022 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, including superstar England cricketers Ben Stokes and Jofra Archer.
The actor actively posted selfies on his Instagram stories to let his fans know about which world-famed celebrity he met.
As the actor made his presence felt in the Formula 1’s 2022 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix final race, he posted photos with Olympics Gold medalist Usain Bolt, Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola, cricketers Ben Stokes, Chris Gayle, Jofra Archer, Italian footballer Francesco Totti, singer Akon and Paris Hilton.
On his Insta story tagging Ben Stokes, Ranveer Singh wrote: “THE NEW WORLD CHAMPION” and “MR. INCREDIBLE BEN STOKES” hailing the England all-rounder who recently became a T20 World Cup winner in Australia.
Ranveer also took a selfie with England’s speed sensation Jofra Archer, who is currently tracking the patch of his return to professional cricket after a bout with multiple injuries that have sidelined him since March last year.
“MUMBAI INDIANS NEW LETHAL WEAPON @jofraarcher,” Ranveer wrote in his story, tagging the fast bowler.
Here, check out Ranveer Singh's Insta story with Jofra Archer:
This message from Ranveer Singh will give positivity to the Mumbai Indians’ fans and hopes for a better season than they had in IPL 2022 where the five-time champions finished at the bottom of the points table for the time time.
Mumbai Indians had bought Jofra Archer for INR 8 crore in the IPL 2022 mega-auction, despite knowing that the fast bowler is injured and was unlikely to play. In the aim to pair up Archer with Bumrah for the future MI roped in the 2019 World Cup-winning pacer.
He had been troubled with an elbow issue that ruled him out in 2021 and then suffered a stress fracture than saw him miss the entire 2022.
The good news for the franchise and their fans is that Archer is gradually on the process to return to action. Archer has started to bowl in the nets and is training with the England Lions team; Archer is expected to return fit and fresh to the IPL.
“He is currently in the UAE with the England Lions team and is continuing his rehab. He is making excellent progress and the view is that he will be looking to play competitively again during the early part of 2023,” a spokesman for the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) told Cricbuzz.