Mushfiqur Rahim of Bangladesh was criticized on Twitter for his posts on India's defeat to West Indies.  © Getty Images
Mushfiqur Rahim of Bangladesh was criticized on Twitter for his posts on India’s defeat to West Indies. © Getty Images

Bangladesh Wicket-keeper Batsman Mushfiqur Rahim took a dig at India after their semi-final loss to West Indies at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai. Mushfiqur who was out after giving his wicket away when Bangladesh needed just 2 off the last 3 balls in a Super 10 encounter against India, was criticized by people on twitter even after he deleted the tweet. He wrote – “Happiness is this….Now i can sleep much better, Windies you beauty!!!!” alongside a picture of the West Indies team celebrating their victory. Bangladesh were knocked out of the tournament after they failed o win any of their Super-10 stage match. India meanwhile lost to West Indies by 7 wickets after scoring 192 runs in their 20 overs. FULL MATCH SCORECARD: India vs West Indies , Live Score, 2nd Semi-Final match, ICC T20 World Cup 2016

Mushfiqur Rahim deleted this tweet of his. ©Twitter
Mushfiqur Rahim deleted this tweet of his. ©Twitter

Mushfiqur deleted the earlier tweet and then sent another tweet saying – “Happiness is this…!!! #Ha ha ha…!!! India lost in the semifinal” along with a picture of MS Dhoni in the post-match presentation ceremony on his TV.

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He later apologized for his tweet to everyone saying that he was a West Indian fan. He wrote – “Sorry to all of you guys…as i am a big West Indies supporter but anyway sorry again for some harsh words…!!!!”. Meanwhile, twitter users were quick to react to Mushfiqur’s tweet and made fun of Mushfiqur Rahim and the Bangladesh team too.