Mature Pakistan skipper Waqar Younis’ touch upon Mohammad Rizwan providing namaz for the length of the drinks demolish within the India-Pakistan sport within the ICC T20 World Cup on Sunday has sparked an argument.
While cricket fans at some level of every and each international locations accept as true with lauded Pakistan’s dominant performance, extinct pacer Waqar discovering pleasure in one thing beyond cricket has left fans unimpressed.
“The style whereby Babar and Rizwan batted, the strike-rotation, the note on their faces, it modified into as soon as unheard of. Essentially the most effective factor, what Rizwan did, Mashalla, he supplied the Namaz on the floor surrounded by Hindus, that modified into as soon as in actual fact one thing very special for me,” mentioned Waqar on ARY Info.
Witness the video right here:
“Rizwan supplied Namaz for the length of #INDvPAK match in center of Hindus modified into as soon as most gratifying factor Mashallah, a long way more than his batting”
– Waqar Younis & Shoaib Akhtar discusspic.twitter.com/ELTVJSTqh4
— Pakistan Untold (@pakistan_untold) October 26, 2021
Particularly, the restful assertion didn’t skedaddle down successfully with extinct cricketers as successfully as Pakistan fans as they asked Waqar to apologise for his derogatory remarks.
Mature India cricket Aakash Chopra modified into as soon as unimpressed with Waqar’s remarks. “Et tu, Waqar!” Chopra tweeted.
Et tu, Waqar!
— Aakash Chopra (@cricketaakash) October 26, 2021
Cricket commentator Harsha Bhogle took to Twitter and wrote, “For a individual of Waqar Younis’ stature to articulate that observing Rizwan providing namaz in entrance of Hindus modified into as soon as very special to him, is unquestionably one of many most disappointing issues I in actual fact accept as true with heard. Different us strive exhausting to play such issues down and talk up sport and to listen to right here is dreadful.”
For a individual of Waqar Younis’ stature to articulate that observing Rizwan providing namaz in entrance of Hindus modified into as soon as very special to him, is unquestionably one of many most disappointing issues I in actual fact accept as true with heard. Different us strive exhausting to play such issues down and talk up sport and to listen to right here is dreadful.
— Harsha Bhogle (@bhogleharsha) October 26, 2021
Among the fans of the Pakistan cricket crew additionally criticised the extinct pacer Waqar following his remarks.
“Yaaar Waqar lanat yaaar. Why would you articulate that,” the fan tweeted.
One other Twitter user asked Waqar to venture an apology and termed his assertion “pathetic”.
“Waqar must venture an apology, perchance enact it in put up-match present at the present time, that assertion modified into as soon as pathetic,” the user tweeted.
Mohammad Rizwan and skipper Babar Azam establish on a excellent present on Sunday as Pakistan thrashed India by 10 wickets at the Dubai World Cricket Stadium.
Rizwan (79*) and Babar (68*) didn’t give any likelihood to Indian bowlers to strategy succor on top as the 2 batsmen dominated the complaints. Pakistan chased down the target of 152 with out losing a wicket as India appeared clueless in their opening match.
This modified into as soon as the first time that India has lost a T20I by ten wickets. Coincidentally, this modified into as soon as additionally the first time that Pakistan has won a T20I by ten wickets. Shaheen Afridi modified into as soon as adjudged as Player of the Game after a three-wicket haul.