Yuvraj Singh, apart from his charismatic brand of cricket, is also known for having a funny bone and this time, it was his Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) teammate Shikhar Dhawan who falls prey to the prank. Yuvraj made full use of April 1, playing a well-planned prank on Dhawan. Worried at first, Dhawan later burst into laughter after realising that there was no serious issue as such created by Yuvraj. Yuvraj later shared the video of the prank through his social media platforms and left the world laughing on the hilarious idea. Dhawan later joined Yuvraj for a quick chat after the prank, calling it to be a ‘good strategy’. Sunrisers Hyderabad in IPL: A statistical study

As narrated by Yuvraj, he told Dhawan that the latter’s wife had had called him due to some emergency. Knowing this, Dhawan came out of the swimming pool and he started searching frantically for his cell phone. But as soon as he saw Yuvraj approaching with the camera in hand, he understood that it is a prank. However, he took it all in good sport. He later admitted to have been befooled by Yuvraj, and joined him for a quick chat regarding the matter. Here is the video that Yuvraj Singh posted on Instagram:


Yuvraj and Dhawan will play together for SRH in the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2017. The reigning champions will be led by David Warner in this season as well. IPL 10 starts April 5, with the first match between SRH and previous season’s runners-up Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) at Hyderabad.