Dale Steyn © Getty Images
Dale Steyn © Getty Images

South Africa pace spearhead Dale Steyn had to explain himself on Twitter, after making comments that infuriated the Bangladesh cricket fans. Steyn stated on Twitter, “I see some people have misunderstood what I said in a recent interview… Sorry if you feel offended, now go re-read and try understand. Peace”, Sport24 reported. Why Dale Steyn will not waste few balls in a Bangladesh match

Earlier, Steyn had hinted that he might not be available for the upcoming One-Day International (ODI)away series against Bangladesh in July, as he wants to be fully fit for the next World Cup. The world number one Test bowler said that at this stage of his career he wants to save his energy for major tournaments, rather than wasting his ‘last few balls’ in Bangladesh. Dale Steyn, Trent Boult vent anger on Twitter after being dropped by Sunrisers Hyderabad

Steyn’s comment led to an uproar among the Bangladeshi fans, who took social media to show their resentment. South Africa will tour Bangladesh in July for two T20s, three ODIs and two Tests.