WPL 2023: Cricketer-turned-commentator Venkatesh Prasad and Aakash Chopra have been named in the same panel for the inaugural Women’s Premier League (WPL 2023), triggering a hilarious meme fest on Twitter.
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The announcement caught the attention of fans as both the former cricketers were recently involved in a heated debate on social media over KL Rahul’s place in the Test team.
Commentators in WPL on Sports 18 and Jio Cinema:
Akash Chopra, Venkatesh Prasad, Anjum Chopra, Poonam Raut, Reema Malhotra, Veda Krishnamurthy, Natalie Germanos, Kate Cross, Mel Jones, Zaheer Khan, Parthiv Patel.
– Johns. (@CricCrazyJohns) March 3, 2023
Notably, Venkatesh Prasad and Aakash Chopra will not be seen commentating together in the commentary box as Prasad will be part of the team doing Kannada language coverage while Chopra will be seen behind the mic for Hindi language coverage.
Aakash Chopra and Venkatesh together? pic.twitter.com/BxqEJHPku2
– Non-political layman 🇮🇳 (@Nahi___bataunga) March 3, 2023
Daughter-in-law of madness!
Would love to hear Aakash Chopra and Venkatesh Prasad commentating together, on the same panel!
what say sir @venkateshprasad And @cricketaakash ❤️ https://t.co/7uBgxZVYn6
— Aditya (@AdityaSingh751) March 3, 2023
@cricketaakash And @venkateshprasad In both panels! 😅 https://t.co/W7XgqEAb9c pic.twitter.com/2CTC9i5O2G
— Chetan Chowdhary (@ichbin_chetan) March 3, 2023
Aakash Chopra and Venky Prasad in the commentary box https://t.co/5fsjP9eV0o pic.twitter.com/0cnJRT2ium
— swap (@swap_das) March 3, 2023
Meanwhile Aakash Chopra and Venky sir in the commentary box: https://t.co/mhmjUy98Ws pic.twitter.com/CFTgmfgOWj
— Abhay Tiwari (@tiwariAbhay9301) March 3, 2023
if you know you know pic.twitter.com/MpHJ6MJWQW
— Nikhil (@iamnr001) March 3, 2023
Prasad and Chopra ji 😳😳. wow mazi
— Ishaan Meet (@ishaanmeet) March 3, 2023
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The historic Women’s Premier League (WPL 2023) will begin with a match between Harmanpreet Kaur-led Mumbai Indians (MI) and Beth Mooney-led Gujarat Giants (GG). The MI vs GG WPL 2023 match will be played on Saturday, March 4, at the DY Patil Stadium in Mumbai.