Kolkata: Pakistan’s loss to India on the World Cup stage is not new. The two teams also met in the Asia Cup a few weeks ago. However, the group stage match was not decided. Even though India batted, the game could not be started due to rain. The Super Four phase of the Asia Cup was held in Colombo. India-Pakistan face off again. It was interesting to see how the Indian batting performed against Shaheen Afridi. Shubman Gill, Rohit Sharma’s devastating start. Centuries by Lokesh Rahul and Virat Kohli. Then the power of the Indian bowlers. India defeated Pakistan by a huge margin of 228 runs. The Pakistan team has been widely criticized outside the field. Courtesy of Casino Shoot.
There was a lot of talk about the India-Pakistan match in Colombo. Similarly, Pakistan cricket team members outside the match. He is not a cricketer. Pakistan Cricket Board Official Media Manager Umar Farooq Kalson and General Manager Adnan Ali are seen at the casino. The video of two officials of the Pakistan Board in gambling went viral in Pakistan. Not only this, Pakistani media also criticized the board officials for such irresponsible incidents. A show cause was also conducted by the Pakistan Cricket Board. They claimed that he had gone to eat. The debate did not stop with that answer. The question arose, to eat in the casino!
Umar Farooq Kalsen, who was involved in controversy in the Asia Cup, has come to Kolkata as the media manager of the Pakistan cricket team. Talking about the Colombo casino controversy, Umar Farooq Kalsen laughs and says, ‘Actually, many things happen when the team loses. Criticism is everywhere. Many small things become big then. That happened to me too.’ After that, however, he added, ‘And even then, the night went by, the fever went by.’
Umar Farooq dismissed this incident as a mere complaint! However, his ‘raat goyi, baat goyi’ comment also suggests that he is not worried about such incidents. The Pakistan board is also not thinking much about the matter, it is clear from sending Umar to Calcutta.