Jasprit Bumrah, Mohammed Siraj complain of racial abuse by crowd in SCG

Jasprit Bumrah, Mohammed Siraj complain of racial abuse by crowd in SCG

As Mohammad Siraj and Jasprit Bumrah were racially abused by some persons on the Sydney ground. After this incidence, the police were came into this scene and removed those six peoples that who are created this unwanted incidence on the test match ground.

How and when this Racism happened?

Mohammad Siraj and Jasprit Bumrah were standing on field position which is near boundary line. At the some of the people in that crowd were shouted Siraj as brown dog and they were shouted Bumrah as some other abusive words which hurts them hardly. Then were complained this issue to the match officials during the fourth day of the test match.

After this incidence, The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) had lodged a formal complaint with the International Cricket Council (ICC) match officials and security officers after Siraj and Bumrah were subjected to racism on day 3 of the Test. 

On day 4, again Siraj was abused by some of the peoples in the test match, then siraj conveyed this to his captain Ajinkya Rahane and then he informed to the on ground umpires, after this complaint the spectators were asked to move the stadium.

Cricket Official’s Tweet about this Racism

Virat Kohli has mentioned that racial abuse is absolutely unacceptable. This incidence refers to the peak of rowdy behavior. It’s sad to see this happen on the field.

Harbhajan Turbanator tweeted about this is I personally have heard many things on the field while playing in Australia about Me My religion My colour and much more.. This isn’t the first time the crowd is doing this nonsense..How do u stop them ??

Vikrant Gupta mentioned his views on racism on twitter like On racism: Do you remember how during the World Cup game @imVkohli coaxed the Indian crowd not to boo @stevesmith49 (on Sandpaper Gate) – Virat in fact gestured to the crowd to applaud Smith. Can’t Australian players do the same in Sydney?