Former Bangladesh skipper Mushfiqur Rahim needed to face numerous warmth on social media following his on-field gesture in direction of teammate Nasum Ahmed in a latest Bangabandhu T20 Cup encounter between Beximco Dhaka and Fortune Barishal.
In the course of the 17th over of the second innings, Mushfiqur and Nasum, in an try and seize a catch, nearly collided with one another on the sphere. Mushfiqur was profitable in grabbing the catch. Nevertheless, issues bought ugly after Mushfiqur almost hit Nasum within the warmth of the second. Their teammates needed to intervene to get the state of affairs below management and the video went viral on social media very quickly.
Following his on-field behaviour, Mushfiqur was additionally fined 25 per cent of the match price. One demerit level was added to Mushfiqur’s disciplinary report, having discovered responsible of exhibiting insulting gesture in direction of his teammate.
The ex-Bangladesh skipper additionally issued an apology on social media and promised to not repeat it sooner or later. Nevertheless, hours after the occurring, one other video of Mushfiqur has appeared on social media the place he is attempting to hit Nasum. Mushfiqur had completed the identical factor to Nasum within the 13th over of the identical innings when the latter was bowling the second over of his spell.
Afif Hossain, who struck a superb half-century within the match, guided the ball in direction of mid-wicket and tried to sneak a few runs. In response, Nasum and Mushfiqur sprinted in direction of the ball and the latter was profitable to limit Hossain to only a single.
Mushfiqur, sad with Nasum, misplaced his cool and threatened to throw a punch, which he repeated within the 17th over.
Not solely as soon as, Mushfiqur did it twice 🤣🤣🤣 pic.twitter.com/zpSriYRYhY
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“I’ve already apologized after the sport to my fellow teammate Nasum. Secondly, I search forgiveness from Almighty. I at all times keep in mind I’m a human being above all and the gesture that I’ve proven was not acceptable in any respect,” Mushfiqur had stated on Instagram after his on-field spat.