Indian speedster Bhuvneshar Kumar assured the little Sikh kid, who cried after India failed to register win over Afghanistan, that team India will lift the Asia Cup 2018 trophy.
Little kid, identified as Arjan, took the social media by storm after a video of him crying after the India-Afghanistan match went viral.
Arjan got emotional after the match between India and Afghanistan ended in a tie.
Following the incident, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, in a heart winning gesture, called that little kid and assured him that team Indian will win the Asia Cup final to be played on September 28.
Amarpreet Singh, most probably Arjan’s father, took to Twitter to reveal that. He posted a video where the kid can be seen having a conversation with pace spearhead Bhuvneshwar Kumar. It cannot be heard what Bhuvi is saying but the kid goes on to say him that the India will win the final.
The tweet read, “Special moment for Arjan… Thank you Team India.”
@harbhajan_singh Paaji he is happy now and looking forward to the final on Friday… Really kind of @BhuviOfficial as well to call and console him… We will surely bounce back and it will be our "Fateh" on Friday ?? Go Team India @BCCI pic.twitter.com/BPkBXO2hIv
— Amarpreet Singh (@itsamarpreet) September 25, 2018
— Amarpreet Singh (@itsamarpreet) September 26, 2018
Besides Bhuvi, Afghanistan players too tried to console the kid by clicking pictures with him.
— CricfreakZ (@cricfreakz) September 26, 2018
Meanwhile, Asia Cup final will be played between India and Bangladesh today. The match will start at 5 pm IST.