Indian batter Murali Vijay is currently playing for Ruby Tricky Warriors in Tamil Nadu Premier League (TNPL). During a recent match, Murali Vijay was fielding at the boundary line when some fans made him uncomfortable by chanting Dinesh Karthik’s name.
Dinesh Karthik, who has made a sensational comeback in the Indian squad, shares a history with Murali Vijay in their personal life. Murali Vijay was reportedly involved with Karthik’s first wife Nikita Vanjara which led to their divorce and later Karthik married Indian squash player Dipika Pallikal, while Vijay married Nikita.
The personal issue took a toll on Murali Vijay’s image among the cricket fans as they mocked the cricketer by continuously chanting Dinesh Karthik’s name to distract him. The video that is going viral, where fans are making the situation awkward for Vijay and the cricketer can be seen requesting fans to not chant DK’s name.
Watch the video here:
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Earlier, Murali Vijay has smashed a 57-ball century in the ongoing TNPL while Dinesh Karthik is set to play for Indian in the T20I series against West Indies, starting from July 29.