IPL 2018: Virender Sehwag is not returning, KXIP made a fool out of everyone in April Fool’s Day

Yes,it is true that Virender Sehwag is making a comeback with his batting duties for the Kings XI Punjab in their opening encounter in IPL2018. It came as an official announcement from the Kings franchise at Sunday. Although, Sehwag along with the officials have confirmed that it was a prank on fans on April Fools’ Day.

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IPL 2018 schedule and IPL 2018 time table is out but still In the middle of all the prepartaions for getting ready for the 11th edition of the Indian Premier League, Sehwag and KXIP took some time to pull a prank on fans. KXIP updated their official website with a story about Virender Sehwag returning to cricket field once again and fans will get to see his batting skills once more. They announced that the legendary “Nawab of Nazafgarh” will be back in action in their first IPL 2018 match against Delhi Daredevils at Mohali on April 8.

The post said that Sehwag will come out on the field once again and in the absence of Aaron Finch, will open the innings for KXIP.

But in the heat of all the anticipation and excitement, most people forgot to remember that yesterday was the 1st April. Obviously, it was all a prank. Viru later shared a video thanking fans and confessing the truth.


Many fans already had a lack of conviction, as the news came out on April 1 and they were quick to comment that it was April Fool joke made by the IPL franchise.

Meanwhile, KXIP took detailing of the joke to a new level by tweeting the news of Viru’s comeback on their offical Twitter last Sunday morning.




Even Yuvraj Singh joined in the fun and tweeted that Viru is working hard and he is looking forward to see him play again.

KXIP franchise has been considering the perfect top order combination ever since Aaron Finch announced that he will be unavailable in Punjab’s opening match because of his wedding on April 7.

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