Netizens took to social media to praise Pakistan’s top order batsman Fakhar Zaman as he helped ground staff put on covers as the rain interrupted the Super 4 match between arch-rivals India and Pakistan being played in Colombo on Sunday (today).
The game interrupted in the 25th over due to a heavy downpour, saw the ground staff rushed to put on the covers.
A short video clip which has since gone viral on social media, shows Fakhar Zaman lending a helping hand to the ground staff in covering the pitch.
The left-handed batsman can be seen holding the covers and running alongside the ground staff.
This little gesture has garnered praise from netizens on social media.
“Fakhar Zaman helped the ground staff to cover the ground. Nice gesture from Fakhar Zaman,” a user named Wasim Akram wrote on his X — formerly known as Twitter — account.