Pakistan pacer Harris Rauf proved costly against Australia in the semi-final of the ICC T20 World Cup 2021, conceding 32 runs in three overs without taking any wickets. Pakistan suffered a defeat due to poor performance of the bowlers and the team missed out on reaching the final. However, in this match, Australian all-rounder Glenn Maxwell also could not do much in batting and only seven runs came off his bat in 10 balls. But Australia registered a thrilling win and made it to the final.
After the match, a picture of Rauf and Maxwell has surfaced, in which they are seen exchanging their national team jerseys with each other. Darsal Maxwell and Rauf have played for Melbourne Stars in the Big Bash League (BBL). The Pakistani fast bowler was part of the Melbourne Stars when Maxwell was the captain of that team. This is the reason that after the semi-finals of the World Cup, there was a deep friendship between these two. Fans are also very fond of this sportsmanship of both the cricketers. Melbourne Stars also Twitter But has posted a picture of these two cricketers, in which they are changing their national team jerseys from each other in the hotel.
Maxwell has also shared this picture on his Instagram. He wrote in the caption accompanying the photo, ‘I am very happy that this young fast bowler came to me. What he has done for Melbourne Stars and Pakistan cricket is extraordinary. He is a good person and a wonderful teammate. He is a person whom I will always cherish as a friend. You are a superstar, Harris Rauf.