After Hardik Pandya came under fire from the Board of Control for Cricket in India or the BCCI for his sexist remarks on talk show Koffee With Karan, the Internet pulled out an old video of actor Ranveer Singh, now among the top crop of actors, passing sexist remarks on the same show several years ago. "As a responsible platform, we have removed the episode from Hotstar with immediate effect". The two are outseated from the first match.
Correspondence on the issue accessed by ESPNcricinfo suggests that while Vinod Rai, one of the members of the Committee of Administrators, is in favour of a two-match ban, BCCI treasurer Anirudh Chaudhry has pushed for a stronger penalty should the players be found guilty - under their contracts - of bringing cricket and Indian cricket into disrepute. The recent episode became quite the centre of attention for all the wrong reasons, so much so that the comments made by Hardik Pandya and K L Rahul even resulted in strict action being taken against them by BCCL. He added, "Honestly, I got a bit carried away with the nature of the show".
"I am little from the Black side, so I need to see how they (women) move" was one of the answers when show host Karan Johar asked him about why he does not ask the names of the women he meets at nightclubs. In no way did I mean to disrespect or hurt anyone's sentiments. While Pandya apologised for his comments on Wednesday, the CoA still chose to issue the two cricketers a show-cause notice and gave them 24 hours to explain themselves. 'I like to watch and observe how they move. The BCCI will announce Friday whether it plans to ban or suspend them, which has delayed the announcement of India's squad for the first ODI against Australia, slated to take place Saturday in Sydney.
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Pandya has since reportedly also apologised to head coach Ravi Shastri, and former Indian cricket team captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni. The duo faced major backlash on social media.
"Yesterday, and some time before that as well, we have all been waiting for a decision by the board".