KL Rahul and Hardik Pandya had been in the news for the wrong reasons as the two appeared on the talk show Koffee With Karan season six- hosted by Karan Johar. Their controversial comments on the show grabbed headlines and the two were even suspended from the tour of Australia. The ban did not last too long and the two were included back into the CWC 2019. With time, the controversy settled down and the players also moved on. But it seems that Ravichandran Ashwin still remembers the Koffee With Karan fiasco and subtly took a dig at the duo. Hardik Pandya & KL Rahul After Koffee With Karan Episode Row, ‘We Do Not Like Coffee, We Do Not Like Tea’.
In the latest post by the spinner, Ashwin posted a snap of himself enjoying a cup of coffee with teammates like Kuldeep Yadav and Rohit Sharma. So far so good! However, what caught the attention of the netizens was the caption posted along with the picture which inferred that Ashwin was taking a dig at KL Rahul and Hardik Pandya. “A cup of coffee always tells you a story that you have never heard before!! what say @rohitsharma45. @kuldeep_18 @imsohamdesai,” read the caption of the snap.
Ravichandran Ashwin had not played in the Test match against West Indies. He will be looking forward to making his way in the playing XI for the upcoming Test Matches against South Africa. Ashwin is yet to play international cricket this year as Ravindra Jadeja was preferred over Ashwin during the Test series. India will be hosting South Africa for three Test matches and three T20Is.