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Indian fans lashes out at Darren Sammy over his racism claims

Several Indian fans have slammed Darren Sammy for his claims over racism during the IPL 2013.

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Former West Indies Captain Darren Sammy came in limelight When he claimed that he faced racism during the part of the Indian Premier League(IPL). Recently, Darren Sammy has claimed that when he was playing for Sunrisers Hyderabad that time his teammates used racial words against him.

Two times T20 world cup captain Sammy had started his IPL career in IPL 2013 and next year he got the captaincy of the team. During this time, His teammates had called him ‘KALU’.

Sammy also claimed that Thisara Perera was called with the same slur. He also said that at that time he didn’t know the meaning of the word.


Recently, Ishant Sharma’s old post shows that He is one of them who called him by the same name. In the caption, Ishant Sharma writes Me, Bhuvi, Kalu, and Gun sunrises. Ishant posted this photo in 2014.


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Me, bhuvi, kaluu and gun sunrisers

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After this post, It is clear that Darren Sammy was right with his claim. But Some Fans slam at Sammy, saying that Darren Sammy knew the meaning of Kalu during that time. Fans have also shared an old tweet of Sammy where he called himself ‘Dark Kalu’.

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Here are some tweets: