New Delhi: One of the best all-rounders in the world, Shakib Al Hasan of Bangladesh has been caught in a new controversy due to his bad behavior. During a match of Dhaka Premier League, Shakib fought with the on-field umpire, not only that in anger, he uprooted the stumps. After which people on social media took out a lot of anger on him.
Shakib misbehaved during the match
Actually, a match is being played between Mohammedan Sporting Club and Abhani Limited in Dhaka Premier League 2021 (DPL). In this match, Shakib Al Hasan lost his temper in anger not once but twice. In this match, Shakib came out to bowl and in his very first over, he appealed to the umpire to dodge Mushfiqur Rahim but the umpire refused. After which Shakib got angry and kicked the stump.
Not only this, Shakib once again showed anger in this match, and came shouting at the umpire. After which in anger he uprooted the stumps with his hands and threw them on the field. Shakib’s attitude was very bad.
For this bad behavior from Shakib Al Hasan’s umpire, now he has to hear a lot from people on Twitter. People are lashing out at him on social media. People have given different reactions to his behavior.
There is a serious harassment and bullying problem in Bangladesh cricket at all levels. The star players like Shakib and Mushfiq bully umpires and junior players and the top brass, Nazmul, bullies all and sundry. Very toxic work environment https://t.co/7vEPDq6OXu
— Dweplea (@dweplea) June 11, 2021
— Saif Hasnat (@saifhasnat) June 11, 2021
— Faruk Abdullah (@ffarukabdullah) June 11, 2021
Shakib AL Hasan has become bigger than the game itself
Twice in a Single game today he lost his cool, at first disagreeing with Umpire’s decision kicked the stumps and then again furiously uprooted the stumps in Dhaka Premier League #DPLT20 pic.twitter.com/kDPSEZVFvC
— Abhijeet (@TheYorkerBall) June 11, 2021
Shakib later apologized
Shakib Al Hasan has apologized for the incident on Twitter. He tweeted, ‘Dear fans and well wishers, I apologize to all those who have been hurt by my behavior in today’s match. It is not desirable at all from an experienced cricketer like me, but sometimes it happens in the tense atmosphere of the match. I apologize to all the teams, all the officials involved in the tournament and the organizing committee for such mistake. I hope I will not do this kind of work in future. love all’.