IPL 2012: FIR lodged against Luke Pomersbach on charges of molestation

Australian player Luke Pomersbach (R)allegedly misbehaved with an Indian-American woman, a US citizen of Indian origin, at a post-match Indian Premier League party at ITC Maurya Sheraton AFP

New Delhi: May 18, 2012

An Indian-American woman was allegedly molested and her fiancee beaten up by a Indian Premier League (IPL) Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) cricketer at a five star hotel at New Delhi.

Australian player Luke Pomersbach allegedly misbehaved with the woman, a US citizen of Indian origin, at the IPL party in the Maurya Sheraton Hotel on Thursday night, police said on Friday.

An argument soon broke out between the two sides and Pomersbach allegedly beat up the woman’s fiancee, they said.

A case of molestation and hurt has been registered against the player.