A source close to the Indian team management said that the match was played under a lot of tension but there was no mistake of the Indian players in what happened after the match.
Indian captain Priyam Garg said that the Bangladesh players were ‘lewd’ after winning the first Under-19 World Cup. After defeating India in the final on Sunday, some Bangladeshi cricketers crossed the border while celebrating. His captain Akbar Ali apologized for this ‘unpleasant incident’. Indian captain Garg said that such an incident should not have happened.
Quoting Garg, Cricinfo said, ‘We were comfortable. This is part of the game. Sometimes you win and sometimes you lose. His response was lewd. It should not have happened but okay, let’s go.’ Bangladeshi players were very aggressive even during the match, while their fast bowler Sharif Islam shrugged off the Indian batsmen on every ball. His attitude was the same even after taking the winning run.
Ali, however, said, “What happened should not have happened.” I do not know what exactly happened. Emotion thrives in the finals and many times the players are not under control. ”He said,“ Youngsters should avoid it. We should respect the opponent, respect the game. Cricket is a game of gentlemen. I apologize on behalf of my team. ‘
India defeated Bangladesh in the final of the Asia Cup Final and Tri-Series last year. Ali said, ‘India Bangladesh rivalry is like this. If we had lost to them in the Asia Cup final, then I think that the matter of revenge was in the minds of the players.
I apologize on their behalf. ”A source close to the Indian team management said that the match was played under a lot of stress but there was no mistake of the Indian players in what happened after the match.