India’s star cricketer Harleen Deol has been receiving praises from all corners for her brilliant effort to take a ‘boundary rope’ catch and gave a much-needed breakthrough to team India. Though India lost the match against England, however, the “catch of the year” that Harleen Deol took have the cricket fraternity applaud for the youngster.
The incident took place in the 19th over of the innings when Harleen Deol was fielding at long-off when Amy Jones lofted one towards her. However Harleen put in a stunning effort to dance around the rope before catching the ball very cleanly. Soon releasing that she was about to step beyond the rope, Harleen act smartly and threw the ball in the air, collected herself, returned back inside the playing area, and caught the ball comfortably
Here, watch the video:
Beaut @imharleenDeol #ENGvIND pic.twitter.com/ka2kRJgkNC
— Isa Guha (@isaguha) July 9, 2021
From cricketers, experts to fans, everyone took to their twitter to applaud for the young cricketer. Among many, legendary Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar also took to his Twitter and hailed Harleen for her fantastic catch. In his tweet, Sachin gave her the biggest compliment by saying that it was definitely the ‘catch of the year’ for him. He wrote:
“That was a brilliant catch @imharleenDeol. Definitely the catch of the year for me!”
Here, check out the tweet:
That was a brilliant catch @imharleenDeol. Definitely the catch of the year for me!pic.twitter.com/pDUcVeOVN8
— Sachin Tendulkar (@sachin_rt) July 10, 2021
The tweet went viral in no time and was flooded with amazing reactions from the fans to it, who were left awestruck with the amazing catch taken by Harleen. Soon, the star cricketer also noticed Sachin’s tweet and came up with a reply to Sachin’s tweet.
In her reply, Harleen expressed her happiness and gratitude after receiving words of praise from the God of Cricket himself. Harleen wrote:
“Words of appreciation coming from the God of Cricket himself means the world to me.. thank you so much @Sachin_rt sir.”
Here, check out the reply:
Words of appreciation coming from the God of Cricket himself means the world to me.. thank you so much @Sachin_rt sir. ??
— Harleen Kaur Deol (@imharleenDeol) July 10, 2021