Suresh Raina blames nephew for ‘Pak shameless’ tweet
The middle-order left hander from the Indian cricket team, Suresh Raina created sparks on social networking site, Twitter, when the cricketer called Pakistan ‘shameless’ before deleting the offending tweet.
However, the cricketer later clarified that it was a prank by his nephew.
A post on Suresh Raina twitter account posts, “Ek do din late gaye ghar !!!! Woh bhi besharam ki tarah Gaye… Bye bye Pakistan!!!!” [they went home a couple of days late, and that too shameless]”
The tweet was posted after Pakistan lost their semi-finals match against Sri Lanka by 16 runs in ICC World twenty20.
Meanwhile, Suresh Raina apologized on Friday and said that his newphew used his phone to post the message.
Raina tweets, “Smart phones r dangerous. Discovered it last night after my nephew posted random tweets. I’m a sportsman and would never disrespect.”
Suresh Raina wrote, “Though I already deleted it, I felt its better to clarify. To all those who r upset, I’m sorry. I’m not one to show disrespect.”
Several Pakistani cricket fans condemn the tweet of Suresh Raina.