India vice-captain Rohit Sharma trended on Twitter on Sunday morning following his Melbourne outing with other players. Rohit – along with four other Team India players – found themselves in the middle of the recent ‘beef controversy’ where the bill of a restaurant the cricketers visited had beef in its list of food items ordered for. Also Read - Live Cricket Score Ind vs Aus 4th Test Day 2 Today's Match Live Updates Gabba, Brisbane: Rohit, Gill Off to a Steady Start
Fans are disappointed that Rohit – who is an animal lover – indulged in allegedly consuming beef. A few fans shared an old post of the cricketer where he wished his followers Holi. In that post, he not only wished his fans but also animals. Also Read - APFC vs PRN1 Dream11 Team Prediction Nepal One Day Prime Minister's Cup 2021 Match 2: Captain, Vice-captain, Fantasy Tips, Probable XIs For Today's Armed Police Force Club vs Providence 1 at Kirtipur at 9:15 AM IST January 16 Saturday
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Currently, the Indian team is in Melbourne and will leave for Sydney on Monday.
Meanwhile, the five cricketers who visited the restaurant have been isolated following an alleged bio-security breach. The matter is still being investigated by both the boards. BCCI has claimed that no breach took place.
Following this episode, the Indian team has reportedly shown reluctance to play the fourth and final Test at Gabba, Brisbane where they would again have to be in a bio-security bubble for health reasons.