Sunil Gavaskar reacts to Anushka's 'distasteful comment' post: Where am I blaming her for Virat's failures?

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Sunil Gavaskar reacts to Anushka’s ‘distasteful comment’ post& 

Key Highlights

  • Recently, Anushka Sharma took to social media to react to Sunil Gavaskar’s comment
  • During the commentary, Sunil said that “Inhone lockdown me to bas Anushka ki bowling ki practice ki hain” referring to a viral video
  • Now, Sunil has responded to Anushka’s social media post stating that he’s not blaming her for Virat’s failures

Since September 24, everybody has been speaking about Anushka Sharma, Virat Kohli, and Sunil Gavaskar. It so occurred that, through the yesterday’s IPL match, Virat Kohli did not carry out nicely. While he was batting, Sunil Gavaskar, through the commentary said, “Inhone lockdown me to bas Anushka ki bowling ki practice ki hain.” (Translation: Virat Kohli has solely skilled towards Anushka’s bowling through the lockdown) whereas referring to a viral video the place Virat and Anushka was filmed taking part in cricket on the terrace of their home and the way lack of observe due to the lockdown could hamper one’s sport. Post which, Anushka took to social media to name his assertion ‘distasteful’ and wrote a protracted be aware. 

Excerpts from Anushka’s post learn, “That, Mr Gavaskar, your message is distasteful is a fact but I would love for you to explain why you thought of making such a sweeping statement on a wife accusing her for her husband’s game? I’m sure over the years you have respected the private lives of every cricketer while commentating on the game. Don’t you think you should have the equal amount of respect for me and us? (sic)” 

Now, in an interview with India Today, Sunil reacted to Anushka’s post and said that he’s not blaming her for Virat’s failures. “Firstly, I would like to say it again. Where am I blaming her? I am not blaming her. I am only saying that the video said that she was bowling to Virat. Virat has played only that bowling during the lockdown period. It’s a tennis ball, fun game that people have to pass time during the lockdown. That’s all. Where am I blaming her for Virat’s failures?” Sunil was quoted as saying.   

Recently, Sunil’s son Rohan Gavaskar additionally shared a cryptic post that learn, “I love cholocate. Read it again. This is how you fail your exams.”


There have been a number of situations prior to now the place Anushka has been focused for Virat’s unhealthy efficiency and the couple has talked about it. 

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