Team India’s poor efficiency within the ICC T20 World Cup 2021 opener towards Pakistan set off an unpleasant social media marketing campaign, first towards paceman Mohammed Shami after which towards skipper Virat Kohli who defended his teammate. It was Pakistan paceman Mohammad Amir who began the Twitter struggle by insulting former India off-spinner Harbhajan Singh on a social media platform, with the veteran Indian spinner not holding again both and known as the Pakistani pacer a ‘fixer’.
Former Pakistan spinner Saeed Ajmal has given his opinion on the duo’s Twitter feud in addition to the abuse obtained by Indian cricketers on social media.
“Players should treat each other in a nice manner because sport brings people together. I think Amir made a mistake by jumping in that conversation (between Shoaib Akhtar and Harbhajan Singh) and he should apologize for it. It was a discussion between two great cricketers and Amir made the wrong choice by getting involved in it,” Ajmal stated on Cricket Pakistan.
Harbhajan has been giving his opinions on the developments within the T20 World Cup 2021. He and Shoaib Akhtar have even been invited as visitor pundits on a couple of platforms. Plenty transpired for the reason that India vs Pakistan match within the T20 World Cup final month. Pacer Shami was additionally abused by a bit of individuals on social media, with some concentrating on him on the premise of his non secular beliefs. Not simply that, even Kohli’s daughter Vamika was threatened on social media.
Ajmal feels that it’s only a recreation the place one staff is certain to lose. The former off-spinner additionally warned that many budding cricketers can be scared to take up the sport if the gamers’ private lives proceed to be focused.
“Player plays the game, religion does not play. It is not right to harass players based on their religion. If such things happen, the future generation might be scared of taking up the game. Players are being called gaddars (traitors). Kohli’s nine-month-old daughter is getting rape threats. It is a sport, where one team has to win and one has to lose. India performed badly in a couple of games. But if you look at the stats of the entire year, India have been perhaps the most successful team,” Ajmal stated.