IPL 2020: What Indian players are eating in luxurious UAE hotels?
First Published 18, Oct 2020, 1:22 PM
The 13th edition of the Indian Premier League is being held in the United Arab Emirates. This is the third occasion of the tournament being conducted overseas, besides being the second edition of it being hosted entirely in the same. UAE is hosting the tournament for the second time.
While Dubai is famous for its nightlife, the food here is world-famous. Most of the traditional foods are rich and tasty. The flavours of Dubai are further enhanced by using rich spices. Cricket teams that are present in the city for the 2020 edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) are also enjoying a variety of dishes.
For almost a month, cricketers from all over the world are having a great time in the city. Meanwhile, these players have shared pictures of delicious food from their hotels on numerous occasions. In the same light, we take a look at what cricketers are eating in the expensive hotels in Dubai.
Virat Kohli: The captain of Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB), Virat Kohli is very conscious about his fitness and diet. He loves to eat everything grilled or boiled and have alkaline water. Meanwhile, during the ongoing IPL, Kohli is staying with his wife Anushka at Dubai's Hotel Waldorf Astoria.
Chris Gayle: 'Universe Boss' Chris Gayle of Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) fell prey to food poisoning in Dubai some time ago. During this time, he is taking light food only. Recently, he shared a picture of him eating strawberries. He is staying at Hotel Sofitel in Dubai.
Shane Watson: Star opener for Chennai Super Kings (CSK), Shane Watson, along with skipper MS Dhoni, were seen together having breakfast at Dubai's Hotel Taj. Any guesses for what they are having?
Hardik Pandya: Mumbai Indians' (MI) star all-rounder Hardik Pandya never forgets to drink his favourite energy drink while staying at The St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort, Abu Dhabi.
Robin Uthappa and Varun Aaron: Rajasthan Royals (RR) batsman Robin Uthappa also shared a picture on his Instagram handle from his hotel, where he is seen enjoying a barbecue, along with his teammate Varun Aaron. He is staying at One & Only The Palm in Dubai.
Kuldeep Yadav: Kolkata Knight Riders' (KKR) chinaman Kuldeep Yadav posted a picture of himself chilling in the balcony of his hotel room. He was also seen eating healthy food and juice in these pictures. He is staying at Abu Dhabi's The Ritz-Carlton.
Krunal Pandya: Pandya's brother and fellow MI all-rounder Krunal also shared many of his photographs from St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort. Guess what he is having.