Mumbai, India: Indian batsman Suresh Raina created a furore on a social-networking site when he called Pakistan “shameless” before deleting the offending tweet, on Friday he finally realized his mistake of abusing Pakistan cricket team on twitter after almost 16 hours.
“Ek do din late gaye ghar !!!! Woh bhi besharam ki tarah Gaye… Bye bye Pakistan!!!!” was tweeted by Raina’s official Twitter account @ImRaina regarding Pakistan’s World Twenty20 exit after losing to Sri Lanka in the semi-final.
Raina blamed his nephew for the shameless tweet against Pakistan and said that he did not want to hurt anybody. Expressing his sorrow over the tweets, the Indian cricketer said:
“Smart phones r dangerous. Discovered it last night after my nephew posted random tweets. I’m a sportsman and would never disrespect.”
“Though I already deleted it, I felt its better to clarify. To all those who r upset, I’m sorry. I’m not one to show disrespect,” Raina tweeted.