Venkatesh Prasad made his ODI debut in 1994 against New Zealand.
Venkatesh Prasad made his Test debut in 1996 against England.
New Delhi. The big batsmen of the 90s were in awe of the bowling of Venkatesh Prasad, former pacer of the Indian cricket team. Especially his face offs with Pakistani cricketers have been very memorable. The highest of these is of the 1999 World Cup with Aamir Sohail. When Amir Sohail pointed towards the boundary by hitting a four off Venkatesh’s ball. Prasad clean bowled Sohail on the very next ball. After retirement, Venkatesh Prasad remains very active on social media. He gives his opinion with impunity on the performance of the players and the team. Along with this, Venkatesh Prasad also keeps sharing videos of worship and devotion on his social media account. In these videos, Prasad can often be heard singing bhajans, chaupai and mantras. During the days of cricket, fans had not seen this form of Venkatesh Prasad, but now they are getting to see the new form of their favorite pacer.
On 30 March 2023, the festival of Ram Navami was celebrated with pomp across the country. On this occasion, Venkatesh Prasad posted a video from his official Twitter account. In this video, Prasad can be heard singing hymns of Lord Shri Ram and wishing everyone a happy Ram Navami. Venkatesh Prasad sang, “Sitaram Sitaram Sitaram Kahiye, Jahi Vidhi Rakhe Ram Tahi Vidhi Rahiye.. Say Sitaram Sitaram Sitaram….”
Fans are very fond of this video of Venkatesh Prasad. However, this is not the first time Prasad has been seen engrossed in devotion to the Lord. There are many such videos on Prasad’s Instagram and Twitter account, in which he can be seen reciting prayers. Apart from this, in some videos, he can also be heard singing mantras and chaupais. Venkatesh Prasad has also posted videos of Ram Stuti and Surya Namaskar on his Instagram.
— Venkatesh Prasad (@venkateshprasad) Mar 30, 2023
FIRST PUBLISHED : March 31, 2023