India in SA

SuperSport spark India’s wrath

2013-12-12 18:15
Virat Kohli (Gallo Images)

Cape Town – South African television broadcaster SuperSport has fallen foul of coach Duncan Fletcher and others in the Indian cricket team management over repeat coverage of the “rib-tickler” star batsman Virat Kohli received from Proteas strike bowler Dale Steyn.

Writer Neil Manthorp – who doubles as a TV commentator himself – has reported on Wisden India's website that during the closing fixture the Indian management were “offended” by the rerun of Kohli copping a delivery in the ribs on the lively Bullring track.

SuperSport communications manager Clinton van der Berg told Sport24: “I’m not sure what SuperSport did wrong.

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