The previous Indian off-spinner additionally careworn that the Males in Blue misplaced to a greater group within the decider and that sustaining sanity and dignity is paramount.
New Delhi: Former Indian cricketer and 2007 World T20I and 2011 World Cup-winning participant Harbhajan Singh has slammed the Indian followers for abusing Australian cricketers and their wives on social media after their ODI World Cup 2023 remaining victory over Rohit Sharma-led facet on the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad on Sunday. The previous Indian off-spinner additionally careworn that the Males in Blue misplaced to a greater group within the decider and that sustaining sanity and dignity is paramount.
After Australia received the distinguished trophy, cricketers Travis Head and Glenn Maxwell’s wives have been always focused on social media, with some followers giving them rape threats after the left-handed Head smashed a match-winning century in Ahmedabad. Maxwell’s spouse, Vini Raman, has additionally issued an announcement on Instagram, hitting again on the detractors.
This was additionally highlighted by Vini Raman the spouse of Australian all-rounder Glen Maxwell. “Can’t belive this must saud BUT you could be Indian and in addition assist the nation of your start the place you have got bee raised and extra importantly the group your husbanbd + father of your little one performs in #nobrainer. Take a chill capsule and direct that outrage in direction of extra essential issuue” she stated in her Instagram submit.
Australian cricketer Mitchell Marsh was additionally trolled on social media for posting a picture of himself together with his ft on the World Cup Trophy.
Completely vile and stunning. Indian cricket followers giving r@pe threats to the spouse and daughter of Travis Head after the WC win.
His daughter is just one yr outdated 🥲 pic.twitter.com/livmWjlioH
— Singh (@APSvasii) November 19, 2023
Harbhajan, in the meantime, took to X, and questioned the behaviour of the Indian followers in trolling the Aussie gamers. “Reviews of trolling of relations of Australian cricket gamers is totally in unhealthy style. We performed effectively however misplaced the ultimate to raised cricket by the Aussies. That’s it. Why troll the gamers and their households? Requesting all cricket followers to cease such behaviour. Sanity and dignity are extra essential.”
Reviews of trolling of relations of Australian cricket gamers is totally in unhealthy style. We performed effectively however misplaced the ultimate to raised cricket by the Aussies. That’s it. Why troll the gamers and their households? Requesting all cricket followers to cease such behaviour. Sanity and…
— Harbhajan Turbanator (@harbhajan_singh) November 21, 2023
The Indian cricket group will now compete in a five-match T20I sequence towards Australia which is able to start on Thursday in Visakhapatnam. Primary ranked T20I batter Suryakumar Yadav will lead Males in Blue in the course of the five-match T20I sequence towards six time champions Australia at residence, ranging from November 23 onwards.
“The boys’s choice committee introduced the squad for the upcoming 5-match T20I sequence towards Australia scheduled to begin from November 23, 2023 in Visakhapatnam,” stated an announcement by the Board of Management for Cricket in India (BCCI).
Proper handed batter Shreyas Iyer will be a part of the squad as vice-captain for the final two T20Is in Raipur and Bengaluru. For the primary three T20Is, opening batter Ruturaj Gaikwad would be the deputy of Suryakumar.
India’s squad: Suryakumar Yadav (Captain), Ruturaj Gaikwad (vice-captain), Ishan Kishan, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Tilak Varma, Rinku Singh, Jitesh Sharma (wk), Washington Sundar, Axar Patel, Shivam Dubey, Ravi Bishnoi, Arshdeep Singh, Prasidh Krishna, Avesh Khan, Mukesh Kumar.