Indian cricketer Harbhajan Singh has had spats with several players on the field, and on Sunday, the Turbanator revealed how he and Yuvraj Singh were bashed by Shoaib Akhtar in a friendly fight in a hotel. The cricketer also said that he was guilty in slapping S Sreesanth during the 2008 IPL.
Harbhajan, who celebrated his 35th birthday yesterday, appeared
“Shoaib abused me a lot. He used to sit with us, ate with us. Since he was too close to us, maybe he used to take us for granted. He challenged me once to hit a six and when I hit a six, he was shocked. He then bowled two consecutive bouncers which I evaded. He then abused me and I replied back. But after the game, we sat together as if nothing happened.
Shoaib once threatened me he would come to my room and beat me. I told him come, let’s see who beats whom
“Shoaib once threatened me he would come to my room and beat me. I told
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“Actually, he (Sreesanth) did a ‘nautanki’ (drama). It was my fault that I did that (slapping) on the ground. I have admitted in all my interviews that I committed this mistake in my life.
“I was guilty in the Sreesanth episode, and I am
It’s good to see the way Virat conducts himself. I feel this is a brilliant way to take forward Indian cricket.
The cricketer also talked about the current Indian team and said that Test skipper Virat Kohli’s aggressive nature will help the team going forward.
“It’s good to see the way Virat conducts himself. I feel this is a brilliant way to take forward Indian cricket. Going to play with right body language, fighting it out for India with a zeal to get the right result, we need such a spirit which Virat has, whether it’s his own or he may have taken it from me. I feel it’s a great sign for Indian cricket, to take India to difficult heights,” he said, in the ‘Aap ki Adalat’ show
“In my opinion today India faces
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