New Delhi: Former Indian cricket team batsman Yashpal Sharma has passed away due to a heart attack. He was part of India’s 1983 World Cup-winning team. Jatin Sarna, the actor who will be playing Yashpal’s role in the film ’83’ is too upset with the event and has penned down a heartbreaking quote for the cricketer.
Jatin has shared a series of pictures from the preparations of the film ’83’ on his official Instagram account and wrote an emotional caption, it read, “This is not done sir, no not fair and god you too not fair. Yashpal sir can’t believe, you can not leave so soon abhi toh paari baaki thi, Abhi toh mulakaat baaki thi aapke ghar aana tha milne mujhe, Saath mai film dekhni thi aapke, aapke expression dekhne thae.. Yash paah yash paah karke chillana tha sabne sabko pata chalna tha kon hai ye sher, sir…. @yashpalsharmacricketer you will be remembered, History will never forget you🇮🇳 #83thefilm”
Yashpal Sharma was born on August 11, 1954, in Ludhiana, cricketer Yashpal Sharma made his debut in international cricket in the year 1978 against the arch-rival team Pakistan. He was then part of the 1983 World Cup-winning team played in England, where India defeated West Indies to create history. Yashpal Sharma, who played the last international match of his career in 1985, was never dismissed for zero in a span of seven years.
Jatin Sarna is best known for the Netflix series Sacred Games. Also, actor Ranveer Singh who will be playing the role of Kapil Dev in ’83’ has shared a picture of cricketer Yashpal Sharma and in the caption he has added a broken heart emoji.