New Delhi: The continuing Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 amid the lethal novel coronavirus outbreak may be witnessing empty stands however the enthusiasm is excessive amongst the cricket-crazy followers. Final night time’s adrenaline pumping match between Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) and Kings XI Punjab noticed some beautiful knocks by KL Rahul and disappointing drops by Virat Kohli.
Nonetheless, one other spotlight of the match remained the unsavoury assertion made by legendary participant Sunil Gavaskar, who from the commentary field took a jibe at Kohli for dropping two essential catches. As quickly as he handed touch upon Kohli and spouse Anushka Sharma, the web exploded with reactions.
Gavaskar sahab saying : “Inhone lockdown me to bas Anushka ki gendon ki follow ki hai”
— Mateo Madridista (@Don_Mateo13) September 24, 2020
If he was referring to Anushka bowling to Virat in lockdown or the opposite and the extra controversial means, it’s improper to pull somebody’s spouse on this completely unrelated matter. Furthermore, after she’s been focused for a few years. #SunilGavaskar #KXIPvsRCB
— Vasu Vashisht (@vasu_vashisht12) September 24, 2020
Gavaskar sir have u now utterly misplaced it or one thing? A senior cricketer saying such stuff about anybody not to mention ICTs captain. Man u misplaced all of the respect we had for you.
— Riya (@sassy_me22) September 24, 2020
Heard this reside and the man laughed. He has all the time been within the information for making some actually unacceptable remarks “jokingly” whereas within the commentary field however this is not okay. Who gave him the precise to pull any person’s household into it no matter the context he meant it in? https://t.co/4MeFZNOdx4
— m (@Manasa2922) September 24, 2020
That is so disgusting. The way in which they do not overlook to carry Anushka each time he would not carry out is so filthy. In no matter context he stated, this assertion can’t be justified. It is not humorous in any respect. https://t.co/0uJXjaSijl
— Anisha (@anishaj16) September 24, 2020
Twitterati slammed Gavaskar for his ‘distasteful’ remark and demanded an apology for dragging Virat’s spouse Anushka Sharma within the commentary out of nowhere.
Kings XI Punjab skipper KL Rahul notched up the best particular person rating by an Indian within the historical past of IPL with an enormous rating of 206/three in 20 overs. Virat Kohli-led RCB didn’t counter Kings XI Punjab’s bowling assault as they suffered a dramatic collapse to get ultimately bundled out for 109.