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IPL 2019: 5 Funniest moments of the season

Amidst all the actions, these moments brought a smile to the fans' faces.

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Shikhar Dhawan against Ravi Ashwin
Shikhar Dhawan against Ravi Ashwin. (Photo Source: Twitter)

The 12th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) is almost done. Three teams Chennai Super Kings (CSK), Delhi Capitals (DC) and Mumbai Indians (MI) are vying for the elusive title. The Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) lost to the Capitals in a humdinger of a game in Vizag and were crashed out. The final of the tournament is set to be played on Sunday in Hyderabad.

Talking about the current IPL season, most of the matches have gone down the wire as there have been a lot of last-over finishes. With each and every team looking to win the all-important title the competition has been very tough and there have been a few tense moments here and there. Amidst all that, there were a few rib-tickling moments as well in the season which have caught the eyes of the fans all over the world.

Every IPL season has a new story to tell. This season also apart from boundaries and sixes, demolishing stumps, fielders flying all over the place has had a share of lighter moments on the field.

Here we bring you five funniest moments of this season:

1. Virat Kohli’s gesture after losing yet another toss against DC:

Virat Kohli
Virat Kohli. (Photo: Sandip Mahankal/IANS)

Royal Challengers Bangalore skipper Virat Kohli lost the toss for the ninth time in the team’s 12th match of the season. At the toss, when presenter Anjum Chopra was talking to the Delhi Capitals Captain Shreyas Iyer, Kohli was seen gesturing nine with his fingers towards the RCB camp, indicating the number of tosses he had lost. He also pumped his fist with a smile as RCB had gone on to win the last three matches despite losing the toss.

It was a must-win encounter for RCB to have any hopes of entering into the playoffs. But they fell short of the target by 16 runs after a brilliant half-century by Shreyas Iyer. RCB, along with Rajasthan Royals, stayed in the bottom half of the points table throughout the season.

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