The usually calm Mohammed Shami lost his cool during ICC Champions Trophy 2017 final. After Team India had lost the match to Pakistan by a huge margin of 180 runs, the Men in Blue were jeered by the crowd as they made their way into the pavilion. One such Pakistani fan constantly was hurling taunts at Virat Kohli’s side by constantly yelling ‘Baap Kaun Hai (Who’s Your Daddy)’ comment. This did not go down too well Mohammed Shami who stopped to confront the nasty person. He was stopped by the former Indian captain, Mahendra Singh Dhoni who calmed Shami. The video of MS Dhoni calming the agitated bowler after CT 2017 final is going viral, depicting the cool side of the Jharkhand cricketer. Also Read - As Captain, MS Dhoni, Virat Kohli Never Supported Me The Way Sourav Ganguly Did: Yuvraj Singh
Sarfraz Ahmed led Pakistan did the unthinkable. They defeated defending champions and hot favourites, India to become the 2017 ICC Champions Trophy winners. It was a shocking defeat for Virat Kohli as his side were outperformed in all departments of the game. Barring Hardik Pandya’s all-round performance, none of the Indian cricketers lived up to the expectations resulting in a one-sided win for Pakistan. It came as no surprise to see Indian cricket team become a target from cricket lovers of both sides. While Indian fans criticized their team for lack of effort, the fans from Pakistan poked fun at their poor performance. Also Read - Not MS Dhoni, Wasim Jaffer Names Rohit Sharma as Smartest Cricketing Brain
In one such shameful video doing rounds on the social media, Indian players were mocked by the Pakistani fans at The Oval stadium. The losing side was returning to their dressing room when the crowd started insulting them. A Pakistani fan is heard in the video constantly hurling derogatory comments. He was heard saying – Baap Kaun Hai to every Indian cricketer who passed by. When he yelled the same to Mohammed Shami, he did not expect the bowler to turn around and give him back. Also Read - MS Dhoni Looked Fit, Was Focused on Getting Ready For IPL: CSK Bowling Coach Lakshmipathy Balaji After COVID-19 Postpones Start
The video shows Shami stopping to give a piece of mind to the unruly fan, but MS Dhoni intervened. Popular for his cool temperament, Dhoni held angry bowler’s hands and took him to the dressing room. He clearly did not want any uncalled for controversial scenario and guided Shami to ignore the jeering crowd. Meanwhile, the uncouth Pakistani fan could be heard cribbing how Indian player are not sporty enough to such comments while Pakistan hears such statements with patience. Well, good for you.