Amidst the aftermath of the World Cup final, a cricket controversy ignited when a photo of Australian cricketer Mitchell Marsh surfaced, depicting him with his feet placed on the esteemed trophy.
The image quickly went viral, drawing sharp reactions, particularly from fans in India. In India, the World Cup trophy holds immense reverence, and Marsh’s act was perceived as a display of disrespect towards the prestigious award.
India’s pacer, Mohammed Shami, a key figure in the Indian squad that faced off against the Australians in the final, expressed his dismay upon seeing the photo. He conveyed a sense of disappointment and sadness at the perceived lack of regard for the trophy’s significance.