The social media banter was then taken to another level by Archer’s Big Bash League (BBL) side Hobart Hurricanes, who poked fun at the two sides, tweeting a laughing emoticon.
Jofra Archer, however, joined in the banter only to make sure his teams did not go too far with it.
Thanks to Archer’s intervention at the right moment, the banter concluded with Sussex and Rajasthan Royals tweeting a picture in which all the three teams were seen together.
— Rajasthan Royals (@rajasthanroyals) May 21, 2019
The banter went down well with the Twitteratis, some of them calling it a “goat” (greatest of all time) thread, while others referred to it as hilarious.
Archer, who will be making his maiden appearance in the World Cup, made a name for himself following his prolific performances at club cricket in England, India and Australia.
The Barbados-born fast bowler has a decent economy rate of 4.90 and will be looking to leave his mark at the mega event.
Article source: https://sports.ndtv.com/world-cup-2019/jofra-archers-world-cup-2019-selection-ignites-tug-of-war-between-club-teams-including-rajasthan-roy-2041431