Mumbai, 18th April: The comedic masterminds behind the immensely popular YouTube channel Funcho, Shyam Sharma and Dhruv Shah, brought their signature humour to Hangouts, the JioCinema IPL’s Pre-Cricket show, during the thrilling Lucknow Super Giants vs Mumbai Indians match held in Lucknow today. Funcho, boasting a staggering 3.6 million subscribers, is known for their entertaining content centered around trending topics and relatable everyday emotions.
As ardent supporters of the Mumbai Indians, the Funcho duo has previously collaborated with the team, earning recognition from the Mumbai Indians’ official YouTube channel. Their video, titled “When Funcho Met MI Players,” featured engaging interactions with renowned MI players such as Tilak Varma, Rohit Sharma, Piyush Chawla, Tim Dravid, and Jason Behrendorff.
Taking their passion for cricket to new heights, Funcho joined esteemed personalities including Sania Mirza, Mantra Mugdh, and Reema Malhotra from Mumbai as live commentators for the first five overs of the highly anticipated MI vs LSG match, exclusively on JioCinema IPL. Although novices in the commentary realm, the Funcho boys embraced the challenge with their trademark wit and charisma. In a lighthearted Instagram post, they humbly admitted their initial struggles, quipping, “We realized how bad we are at it,” but nevertheless cherished the incredible experience.
Further amplifying their engagement with fans and followers, Shyam and Dhruv went live on the Mumbai Indians’ official Instagram handle both during and after the match, providing behind-the-scenes insights and entertaining banter.
Funcho’s uproarious commentary debut has injected an extra dose of laughter and excitement into the JioCinema IPL experience. Fans eagerly anticipate future collaborations and entertaining endeavors from this dynamic duo.