Former Indian cricket team spinner Harbhajan Singh has taken to social media to vehemently deny a controversial claim made by former Pakistan skipper Inzamam Ul Haq during a recent interview. Inzamam alleged that Harbhajan was impressed by Maulana Tariq Jameel and considered converting to Islam.
Harbhajan’s Fierce Denial
Inzamam ul Haq revealed how Harbhajan Singh was close to converting to Islam after meeting Maulana Tariq Jameel, who used to come over and read Namaz with the Pakistan Cricket Team. https://t.co/EfuLLH68Fu pic.twitter.com/eQAXvrP7cI
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In a fiery social media post, Harbhajan Singh dismissed the story, asserting his identity as a proud Indian and a proud Sikh. He questioned the claim’s credibility, stating, “Yeh kon sa nasha pee kar baat kar raha hai?” strongly expressing disbelief and anger.
Yeh kon sa nasha pee kar baat kar raha hai ? I am a proud Indian and proud Sikh..yeh Bakwaas log kuch bi bakte hai 😡😡😡🤬🤬 https://t.co/eo6LN5SmWk
— Harbhajan Turbanator (@harbhajan_singh) November 14, 2023
Inzamam Ul Haq narrated an incident where Maulana Tariq Jameel led prayers in a room frequented by cricketers. According to Inzamam, Harbhajan expressed admiration for the Maulana, unaware of his religious background, and supposedly considered following his teachings.
Social Media Storm
The controversy has sparked a storm on social media, with fans and followers expressing their opinions on the matter. Harbhajan’s denial has been widely shared and supported by those who vouch for his unwavering commitment to his Sikh faith.
Inzamam’s Resignation Amidst Controversy
Coincidentally, Inzamam Ul Haq recently resigned from his position as chairman of the national men’s selection committee and junior selection committee. The Pakistan Cricket Board accepted his resignation amidst conflict of interest allegations, deepening the rift between Inzamam and the PCB.
All About Incident
The cricket world witnessed this unexpected clash between two legendary players. Harbhajan Singh stands firm in asserting his identity and refuting any claims of considering a religious conversion. The controversy adds a surprising twist to the ongoing drama in the cricketing world. Therefore, leaving fans on both sides of the border intrigued and eager for more updates. Follow our page for all the spicy cricket controversies, celebrity clashes, and exclusive updates from the world of entertainment and sports. Stay tuned for more drama, as we bring you the hottest scoops and sizzling gossip! As the cricketing community awaits further developments. Thus, this unexpected controversy has fueled debates about the fine line between personal beliefs and public scrutiny. Stay hooked for the next chapter in this unfolding saga. As the players involved navigate the repercussions of words spoken, and stories shared.