Danish Kaneria and Faisal Iqbal’s verbal duel is making netizens seize popcorn – CricketTimes.com


Retired leg spinner Danish Kaneria just lately acquired concerned in a heated confrontation along with his former colleague Faisal Iqbal.

It began with a video which went floating round on Twitter. Within the clip, Brian Lara smashed Kaneria to all corners. Kaneria seems to sledge Lara after bowling a googly. “Effectively Performed”, mentioned the leggie to the Caribbean nice.

Lara retaliated by smashing the subsequent three deliveries for a most, ending his onslaught with a boundary in direction of mid-wicket.

The occasion came about throughout one of many Take a look at matches of West Indies’ tour of Pakistan in 2006 at Multan. Lara struck a ferocious 216 within the match.

Iqbal retweeted the submit by mocking the leg-spinner saying, “I nonetheless keep in mind this match as a twelfth  man and was simply watching the sixes going within the stands in his 200 double hundred… defiantly a dumb a** sledge by Kaneria to the king @BrianLara after which later Kaneria himself acquired scared.”

To which Kaneria replied, “Look who’s speaking about cricket. Please verify your stats first. Additionally point out different matches that I’ve gained. By the best way, @BrianLara was a legendary cricketer. I respect him loads.”

The duel took a nasty flip when Iqbal accused Kaneria of fixing matches and gaining pretend sympathy. Earlier, Kaneria claimed that the selectors didn’t give him the nod attributable to his faith.

“Higher than a FIXER and a LIAR stats who bought his soul for 12 months’s in GREED and now making an attempt to realize a FAKE sympathy by taking part in Faith card 24/7!! Proudly wore Pakistan on my chest and pleased with my all-around stat at the least they’re CLEAN!!,” mentioned Iqbal who performed 26 Take a look at matches for his nation.

Kaneria retaliated by stating that he by no means bought his nation for greed and sarcastically took a jibe at Iqbal for credentials on the highest degree.

“I by no means bought my nation for cash. I’m proud to be a Pakistani. Some folks have bought their nation and who’re nonetheless welcomed within the staff. Will you discuss them? And everybody is aware of how you will have performed cricket. Consideration seeker,” Kaneria concluded.

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