Women cricket team’s coach Basit Ali slapped former international cricketer Mahmood Hamid. According to reports, few harsh words were exchanged between Basit Ali and Mahmood Hamid during a match of Quaid e Azam ODI Cup and it resulted in slapping of Mahmood Hamid by Basit Ali.
Initially, the two quarreled in a program of private TV channel after which the two former players faced each other during match and the issue became so intense that Basit Ali slapped the former player. The match was also stopped due to this issue but later it was restarted after reconciliation between the two players.
Mahmood Ahmed said that Basit Ali slapped him while he was coming from dressing room but criticism over poor performance should be tolerated. He demanded strict action from PCB against Basit Ali. On the other hand, Basit Ali rejected that he slapped Mahmood Hamid and said that the issue is exaggerated without any reason.