ENGLAND cricket star Jofra Archer bowled himself to a brand new Xbox after skittling Aussie David Warner within the IPL.
The 25-year-old World Cup-winning hero made a cheeky wager with the gaming big on Twitter BEFORE the event started.
Jofra Archer, left, secured himself a brand new console by dismissing David Warner within the IPL
Archer tagged the Xbox account and mentioned: “What number of wickets this event for a brand new Xbox?”
Xbox’s social media admin gave a tongue-in-cheek reply together with a winky face: “Simply 1…@davidwarner31.”
And now, over three weeks later Archer – a large Name of Responsibility fan – has fulfilled his facet of the discount by clear bowling Warner.
The Barbados-born star dismissed harmful opening batsman Warner for 48.
Archer went for 25 runs off his 4 overs, choosing up simply the wicket of Warner however managing to bowl a powerful 14 dot balls in a speedy spell.
He helped his facet the Rajasthan Royals to a five-wicket win over Warner and England colleague Jonny Bairstow‘s Sunrisers Hyderabad.
Archer continued his humorous development of earlier tweets coming true after his September 18 submit ‘New Xbox is secured’ got here good.
Xbox famous Archer’s achievement and replied to the Royals’ official account asking him to ‘DM us your tackle then’.
Playful Archer replied by itemizing the Dubai lodge the place his facet are bubbled up all through the big-money T20 bonanza.
He mentioned: “One and solely royal mirage.”
He may very well be hoping for a sophisticated supply of the brand new Xbox Sequence X – not scheduled for launch till November 10.
This yr’s version of the IPL is being held within the UAE relatively than India, with groups staying in bubbles after quarantining upon their arrival, amid the coronavirus pandemic.