As his character from the series went on to create many examples of its success, its popularity is not just limited to the audience as now one of the Indian renowned cricketers, Yuzvendra Chahal also came across as a fan of his character.
Trent Boult and Obed McCoy's two-wicket haul respectively helped Rajasthan Royals register a 24-run victory over Lucknow Super Giants in their IPL 2022 match here at Brabourne Stadium on Sunday.
Warner had a huge slice of luck in the ninth over of Delhi's successful chase of 161 when a leg break from Chahal went past his bat and brushed the leg stump.
Chahal is currently the leading wicket-taker in IPL 2022, with 17 scalps at an average of 10.35 and economy rate of 7.33.
Chahal, who has played 54 ODIs and 45 T20Is till now, also shared how he switched over to leg-spin from medium-pace bowling on his dad's advice.
The win has given India 1-0 lead in the three-match series. The Men in Blue had lost the ODI series earlier.
Before Chahal, the record was held by leg-spinner Piyush Chawla who had conceded 85 runs in his 10 overs in an ODI against Pakistan
For RCB, Yuzvendra Chahal starred with the ball as he returned with brilliant figures of 3/18, while Devdutt Padikkal scored a brilliant half century.