London: India all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja gave a stunning reply to former cricketer Sanjay Manjrekar after the latter said he is not a fan of ‘bits and pieces players’ like Jadeja.
The dispute verbal war emerged afterManjrekar called Ravindra Jadeja a bits-and-pieces cricketer. Jadeja, who is a part of the Indian squad at the World Cup, has not yet played a game but has been used as a fielding substitute at various junctures and even pulled off a spectacular catch against England.
Jadeja hit back at Manjrekar and took to Twitter to express his anger: “Still I have played twice the number of matches you have played and I m still playing. Learn to respect ppl who have achieved.i have heard enough of your verbal diarrhoea.”
Still i have played twice the number of matches you have played and i m still playing. Learn to respect ppl who have achieved.i have heard enough of your verbal diarrhoea.@sanjaymanjrekar
— Ravindrasinh jadeja (@imjadeja) July 3, 2019
Sanjay Manjrekar was also trolled online after he criticised MS Dhoni over his strike rate and poor strike rotation. Manjrekar, raised Dhoni’s strike rate against spin and said he does not put his wicket on the line in big games.
Mankrekar has received widespread criticism for his commentary and fans have even started a petition to remove him from the World Cup commentary panel.
India qualified for the semi-finals on Tuesday after a 28-run win over Bangladesh.