Karachi: David Warner apologized after an Australian fan in the stadium hurled a racial slur at Muslim cricketer Muhammad Siraj in Australia.
It is to be noted that Muhammad Siraj was subjected to racist remarks by cricket fans in the stadium on the third day of the Sydney Test during a tour of Australia with the Indian cricket team.
David Warner, according to foreign media reports, strongly condemned the incident that took place with Muhammad Siraj.
In a message on Instagram, Warner wrote, “I want to apologize to Muhammad Siraj because racist phrases are not acceptable in any way and anywhere.”
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“I would expect better from our home crowd” he continued.