R Ashwin hits back at Eoin Morgan, defends himself on social media

R Ashwin had a heated argument with KKR skipper Eoin Morgan and Tim Southee during match 41 of the IPL 2021 edition between Delhi Capitals (DC) and Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) at Sharjah on Tuesday (September 28). The Indian off-spinner took an extra run after Rahul Tripathi’s throw ricocheted off Rishabh Pant.

Morgan and Southee were not pleased and the two had a verbal spat with Ashwin following the dismissal of the spinner in the last over of the first innings. The situation was handled by Dinesh Karthik who stopped Ashwin.

Ashwin was not pleased with what Morgan said about him and decided to defend himself on Twitter. The veteran bowler took to hi social media handle and wrote:

Talking about the match, Delhi Capitals managed to score just 127-9. Chasing 128 to win, Kolkata Knight Riders won the match by 3 wickets.