RR vs RCB: Jos Buttler got emotional after defeating RCB, and said – ‘Shane Warne is watching us with pride’.
A Hero welcomed by hotel staff:-
Sanju Samson’s Rajasthan Royals were given a heroic welcome by the hotel staff after they emerged victorious against Royal Challengers Bangalore in Qualifier 2 of the Indian Premier League.
The occasion also marked Rajasthan’s first IPL final in 14 years, as Jos Buttler paid his tribute to the late Shane Warne, saying, “Shane Warne is watching us with pride.”
- RR defeated RCB in Qualifier 2 to reach their first IPL final in 14 years.
- Rajasthan will take on GT in the showdown final on Sunday.
- RR now holds the record for the longest duration between two finals (14 years).
The teams return to the hotel:-
After heroics in Qualifier 2, the RR team returned to the hotel late in the night as the hotel staff had gathered to welcome them.
The chef along with the backroom staff was seen hailing the team’s return with the theme ‘Hala Bol’, which has been associated with the team since the first season in 2008.
Players like Shimron Hetmyer, and Ravichandran Ashwin. And Yuzvendra Chahal were seen passing the guard of honor on their way back to the hotel.
As preparations for Sunday’s final match. Some fans stayed till late at the night. For the arrival of the team bus to catch a glimpse of the players.
Jos Buttler pays tribute to Shane Warne:-
Jos Buttler was seeing displaying a stellar display of individual brilliance. As he guided RR to their first final in 14 years.
After the match, Jose was seeing paying tribute to Shane Warne. Who was the first and only RR captain to guide the team to the IPL final before last night?
“He is such an influential figure for Rajasthan Royals and after leading the team to success in that first season. We will miss him dearly.
But we know that he is looking at us today with great pride. As Jose, he was asking about his achievement.
RR is now gearing up for their first IPL final appearance since 2008. As they try to copy Shane Warne’s success story from that historic win.