Venkatesh Prasad vs Aakash Chopra: Former Indian cricketers escalate their ugly spat over KL Rahul on Twitter

Updated on: Feb 22, 2023 12:00 pm IST

Venkatesh Prasad vs Aakash Chopra

Venkatesh Prasad vs Aakash Chopra: Former Indian cricketers Venkatesh Prasad and Aakash Chopra aren’t keeping calm on Twitter. The two cricketers have been involved in an ugly spat over KL Rahul’s lackluster form and are opining their verdicts.

The debate started after KL Rahul once again failed in the Delhi Test of the ongoing Border Gavaskar Trophy. Venkatesh wasn’t pleased with the fact that KL Rahul has been getting opportunities at will but has been failing innings after innings. Prasad has been severely critical over Rahul’s form and has been quite vocal on Twitter for the same, however, Aakash Chopra has a different opinion and it seems like the batter isn’t satisfied with Prasad’s comments on Rahul’s form.

Venkatesh Prasad vs Aakash Chopra

Venkatesh Prasad has criticized Aakash Chopra for misquoting him during a debate about KL Rahul on Chopra’s YouTube show on Tuesday. Prasad used Twitter to voice his concerns and accused Chopra of falsely claiming that Prasad had a personal vendetta against Rahul. Check the Venkatesh Prasad vs Aakash Chopra Twitter thread below,

Prasad has been highly critical of Rahul’s form in Test cricket and accused the Indian team of playing favourites. He argued that Rahul did not deserve a spot on the Indian Test XI and pointed out that Mayank Agarwal and Shikhar Dhawan had performed well in the past but were not given enough opportunities.

Chopra responded to Prasad’s tweets by asking him not to tweet about Rahul during the ongoing match between India and Australia in the Border-Gavaskar Trophy. Chopra also alleged that Prasad selectively presented statistics that supported his argument about Rahul and argued against them in a video titled ‘How Bad is KL Rahul’s Test Form?’

Prasad then posted an old Tweet from Chopra where he used sarcasam for Rohit Sharma

Venkatesh Prasad took one step further in expressing his views. He shared a screenshot of a Twitter post from the past where Aakash Chopra expressed his displeased over the selection of 24-years Rohit Sharma in the Indian Test team in 2012. Check below.

The criticism on a particular cricketer on social media is common, but the way Venkatesh Prasad vs Aakash Chopra sage is taking shape, it would be interesting to see where this ends.

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