A fresh cases of racism took place on cricket field when skipper Sarfraz Ahmed called Kalaa (black) to Andile Phehlukwayo.The video of guest captain is getting viral on the internet.
The incidence happened during the second ODI between Pakistan and South Africa at Kingsmead as skipper Sarfraz Ahmed was heard calling Proteas' all-rounder Andile Phehlukwayo was called a 'kalaa' by Sarfraz.
Pakistani skipper said, “Abey kaale, teri ammi aaj kahaan baitheen hain? Kya parwa ke aaye hai aaj? (Hey black guy, where's your mother sitting today? What [prayer] have you got her to say for you today?)”, Sarfraz was heard saying during the TV broadcast during the 37th over of the match, while Phehlukwayo was batting.
When commentator Ramiz Raja was also asked by Mike Haysman to translate to comment of Sarfraz had said. In reply, he said: “Difficult really to translate that, it’s a big long sentence.”
The uproar on social media has been huge ever since the video of the Sarfraz's comments surfaced online.
Talking about match, Andile Phehlukwayo emerged as the match-winner for South Africa, first for his 4/22 with the ball and then for an unbeaten 69 with the bat.