Following the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) announcement of 16-member squad for the first two Tests of the England tour of India, the spotlight got firmly fixed on the young gun Dhruv Jurel, who has secured his maiden national call-up. This development marks a significant milestone in the 22-year-old’s burgeoning cricket career, prompting him to share a poignant message on social media, expressing his deep emotions and gratitude towards his parents.
As Jurel gears up for the challenge of representing the nation, his emotional acknowledgement stands as a touching tribute to the unwavering backing and sacrifices made by his family in shaping his path to success.
Dhruv Jurel’s emotional message for his parents
In an emotional message, Jurel expressed deep gratitude to his parents, highlighting their immense sacrifices to enable his cricket journey. He stated that a simple “thank you” would fall short of capturing the extent of their contributions. The UP-based cricketer vowed that this is only the beginning, emphasizing his determination to make the most of the opportunities created by his parents’ unwavering support.
“Thank you will be an understatement. For all the sacrifices my mother and father have made, so that their boy could hold a bat and just play cricket. I promise this is just the start. Mummy, papa, aap dono se zamaana hai. Aur abhi bohot naam kamaana hai!,” Jurel wrote in his tweet.
Thank you will be an understatement. For all the sacrifices my mother and father have made, so that their boy could hold a bat and just play cricket.
I promise this is just the start. Mummy, papa, aap dono se zamaana hai. Aur abhi bohot naam kamaana hai! 🤗❤️🇮🇳 pic.twitter.com/L9OwRAC5ll
— Dhruv Jurel (@dhruvjurel21) January 13, 2024
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Jurel’s notable performances
Jurel captured the spotlight by delivering a thunderous performance with a commanding knock of 32 runs in just 15 balls against Punjab Kings while representing Rajasthan Royals in his debut game of IPL. His impactful presence on the field showcased his potential as a dynamic player.
Beyond the IPL arena, Jurel has carved a remarkable niche in the domestic cricket circuit, amassing 790 runs in 15 games. A testament to his consistency, he maintains an impressive average of 46.47, embellished with one century and five half-centuries. This stellar record underscores the dynamo’s prowess and hints at a promising future in cricket.
- 1 Dhruv Jurel’s emotional message for his parents
- 2 Jurel’s notable performances