Watch: 'Magician' Shreyas Iyer entertains fans amid coronavirus (COVID-19) lockdown
India batsman Shreyas Iyer has shown a card trick to his fans amid the lockdown in the country due to coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Watch the video here
Mumbai: With no cricket matches in India due to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, fans and players are staying at home. So, what are the cricketers up to with no games? Here is what India’s limited-overs batsman Shreyas Iyer is doing.
On Saturday (March 21), the official Twitter handle of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) tweeted a 91-second video where Shreyas is showing card tricks with his sister at home.
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“Trust our in-house magician @ShreyasIyer15 to keep us entertained when we are all indoors Thanks for bringing smiles champ! #TeamIndia (sic),” BCCI captioned the video.
The 25-year-old Shreyas has so far played 18 ODIs, 22 T20Is for India. He made his international debut in 2017.
So far, more than 200 coronavirus cases have been reported in India. Four persons have lost their lives due to COVID-19. Prime Minister Narendra Modi has called for “Janta Curfew” tomorrow (March 22).
As per “Janta Curfew”, all Indians have been asked to stay indoors from 7 am to 9 pm as the country fights against the spread of coronavirus.