On Monday, Royal Challengers Bangalore got eliminated from the IPL 2020 after Kolkata Knight Riders defeated the team. The match marked the last game of Virat Kohli as the skipper.
Followed by the defeat, veteran all-rounder Daniel Christian and his wife has been subjected to online abuse.
RCB’s Daniel Christian and his wife receive online abuse
The cricketer shared abusive comments on his Instagram stories. In the first story, he wrote, “Check out the comments section of my partner’s Instagram post. I didn’t have a great game tonight, but that’s a sport. However please, leave her out of it.”
In the second story, he shared a snapshot of abuses received in his DMs.
Meanwhile, Glenn Maxwell was also subjected to online trolls. Taking it to Twitter, the batsman called it disgusting. He tweeted that they are human beings who are trying to give their best each and every day. He further urged the trolls to be decent people instead of spreading abuse.
IPL 2020 Eliminator: RCB vs KKR
Speaking after the defeat, Virat Kohli said that he had tried his best to create a culture where youngsters could come in and play with freedom and belief. He further said that I have given my best always but I have given 120 percent to this franchise every time.
Kolkata Knight Riders’ Sunil Naraine emerged as the show stealer after he led the team to beat RCB by 4 wickets in the Eliminator in Sharjah. KKR will now play against Delhi Capitals in Qualifier 2 that is slated for Wednesday.
KKR managed to restrict RCB to 138/7. The last 5 overs of the RCB innings witnessed only 3 runs being scored.
Now Virat Kohli has opened up about his crucial career decisions. While speaking on the sports show, Star Sports, he said that he wanted to manage his workload in international cricket and the IPL. This is the reason why he decided to step down as a caption.