Chennai Tremendous Kings’ (CSK) all-rounder Moeen Ali has been in news after he refused to put on the emblem of an alcohol model on his IPL jersey. Writer Taslima Nasreen spoke in opposition to Moeen Ali, she wrote: “If Moeen Ali were not stuck with cricket, he would have gone to Syria to join ISIS,” on Twitter. This irked a number of reactions from followers and celebrities, alike. However Moeen Ali’s father, Munir Ali wrote a full article describing the struggles of Moeen Ali as a cricketer and particularly, a Muslim cricketer with a beard. He was shocked on the statements made by Taslima Nasrin, he wrote: “Of all the people to pick on for her agenda, I can’t believe she has chosen my son. Everyone in the cricketing world knows the person he is,” in an article within the Indian Categorical.
On Taslima Nasrin’s Tweet
“I am hurt and shocked to read Taslima Nasreen’s vile remark against my son Moeen. In her “clarifying” tweet, the place she described her unique comment as sarcasm, she additionally says she stands in opposition to fundamentalism. If she seems right into a mirror, she is going to know what she tweeted is what’s fundamentalist – a vicious stereotype in opposition to a Muslim particular person, a clearly Islamophobic assertion.
“If I get to meet her someday, I will tell what I really think of her on her face. For now, I would ask her to pick a dictionary and see the meaning of sarcasm,” Munir Ali wrote within the article.
On Moeen Ali’s Struggles As A Cricketer
“I remember sitting at the ground at Worcester years ago when Moeen walked out to bat. A loud voice shouted, “shave off the beard!”. I had already been listening to some murmurs within the cricketing world about Moeen’s religion. “Even some coaches. They would gently tell you, “look, this is England, think about that beard”. I used to be nervous and went to Moeen, who advised me in a transparent voice that this was him. That he wasn’t going to hassle concerning the criticism. That’s his robust character.”
Within the concluding remarks Munir Ali additionally wrote that English cricket has modified and everybody within the England cricket loves and respects Moeen Ali.