After expressing his disappointment during the innings break for adding Yuzvendra Chahal as a concussion player, Justin Langer, Australian head coach getting brutally trolled by Indian fans. Though a picture of himself shaking hands with Chahal surfaced in Internet post match, the posts targeting him were kept surfacing. Even Former Indian opener Wasim Jaffer posted a meme to troll the former Australian player.
India successfully won the first T20 international match against Australia by 11 runs difference. As soon as the team registered their win, controversy started surfacing about India’s decision of bringing Yuzvendra Chahal as the replacement for Ravindra Jadeja who got hit by the ball on his head while batting. Australian head coach Justin Langer visibly frustrated over the incident. Apart from getting hit on the head, Jadeja had also picked hamstring injury during his knock of 44 runs of 23 balls.
This decision of team India didn’t go well with the Australian camp as Australian coach Justin Langer had an animated conversation with the match referee David Boon. He shook his head heavily expressing his disappointment over the matter, video of which went viral across the social media platforms.
Watch the video below :
Adding fuel to his frustration, Chahal picked 3 important wickets with an economy of just 6 runs and clinched the Man of the match award as well. Jadeja’s contribution helped team India to reach the decent total of 161 runs whereas his replacement Chahal’s contribution in bowling played a crucial role.
Now, post the match, enormous posts trolling the Australian head coach are flooding the social media. Indian fans who believe that team India made the replacement within the rules of ICC, trolling him. Here’s the meme Wasim Jaffer posted :
A twitter user posted a meme mocking Australia’s sand paper issue as well. Check out some of them below :
Chahal 😂 pic.twitter.com/csTYji71be— THUG 1 (@thug1one) December 4, 2020
Jadeja scores 43(23) and gets replaced by Chahal by concussion rule and he gets finch and smith wicket— Madhan|kl stan acc (@aprayojaka_) December 4, 2020
Justin langer : pic.twitter.com/QBbLr3SuNJ
justin langer is now just in anger— Neeche Se Topper (@NeecheSeTopper) December 4, 2020
Never retract, never explain, never apologize. Just get things done and let them howl.😂😂😂😂— P A Ls ♡ (@CricketGirl_45) December 4, 2020
Ravi Shastri Ultra Legend😎
Gotta feel for Justin Langer 🤕#AUSvIND
Our Coach vs YourCoach pic.twitter.com/BUmYC8Iw6j
Who informed Jadeja that Sanjay Manjrekar is in the Commentary Box when he was batting?”— HITman Fans 🇮🇳🇮🇳 (@AmareshHugarrr) December 4, 2020
—— Justin Langer pic.twitter.com/5zJR4QCMuc
Justin Langer tonight :— Prasad (@iamNPrasad) December 4, 2020
*dei Jaddu* pic.twitter.com/I36cbG1gRq
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