Gibbs Reveals Calling Pak Followers “Animals” Led Him To 2-Take a look at Ban In 2007

Herschelle Gibbs Reveals Calling Pakistan Supporters

Herschelle Gibbs represented South Africa in 90 Assessments and 248 ODIs. © Instagram

Former South Africa opener Herschelle Gibbs has revealed what precisely led to him being handed a two-Take a look at ban by the Worldwide Cricket Council (ICC) within the 2007 dwelling sequence in opposition to Pakistan. In 2007, Gibbs had been banned by the ICC for making a racial slur in opposition to a bit of Pakistani spectators within the first Take a look at performed in Centurion. On the stump microphone, Gibbs was caught saying that Pakistani supporters have been behaving “like bloody animals”.


And now, he has revealed what he precisely mentioned. “Known as some rowdy Pakistan supporters animals. They compelled my son and his mom out of their seats in entrance of the gamers viewing space,” wrote Gibbs whereas answering considered one of his Twitter followers in regards to the feedback he made throughout that sequence.

Known as some rowdy Pakistan supporters animals. They compelled my son and his mom out of their seats in entrance of the gamers viewing space https://t.co/JeXOUwUtlW


— Herschelle Gibbs (@hershybru) January 21, 2020

Gibbs represented Proteas in 90 Assessments and 248 ODIs by which he scored 6,167 and eight,094 runs respectively. He additionally featured in 23 T20Is amassing 400 runs.