Haris Rauf’s UNIQUE ‘Covid-Safe’ Wicket Celebration During BBL Game Between Melbourne Stars vs Perth Scorchers Goes VIRAL | WATCH

Haris Rauf 'Covid-Safe' Wicket Celebration: The Melbourne Stars' cricketer did a 'Covid-safe' wicket celebration after taking the wicket of Perth Scorchers Kurtis Patterson.

Updated: January 11, 2022 10:33 AM IST

By India.com Sports Desk | Edited by Ankit Banerjee

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Haris Rauf Wicket Celebration

Geelong: From the ‘Gangnam’ style to the Sheldon Cottrell ‘salute’, fans have seen many out-of-the-box wicket celebrations in the past – but none like what Haris Rauf did. The Melbourne Stars’ cricketer did a ‘Covid-safe’ wicket celebration after taking the wicket of Perth Scorchers Kurtis Patterson.

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Rauf, who faced backlash in the past for his ‘throat slit’ celebration, pulled out his mask from his pocket and put it on his face. He did this after making a gesture of using sanitizer and cleansing his hands. With this act, Rauf has tried to spread awareness of how to stay safe during such testing times.

The celebration is already garnering eyeballs and has gone viral immediately. Here is the viral video:

Governments of various countries have time and again been making the people aware of the need to take necessary precautionary measures.

Rauf, who made his debut in 2020, has been a key member of Pakistan’s limited-overs squad.

The Pakistan cricketer will soon be in action in the upcoming season of the Pakistan Super League which gets underway on January 27. Rauf represents Lahore Qalandars in the PSL.

Not long back, ex-India captain MS Dhoni gifted Rauf a signed CSK jersey. “The legend & capt cool @msdhoni has honored me with this beautiful gift his shirt. The “7” still winning hearts through his kind & goodwill gestures. @russcsk specially Thank you so much for kind support,” Rauf thanked on Twitter.

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Published Date: January 11, 2022 10:31 AM IST

Updated Date: January 11, 2022 10:33 AM IST