Before the second semi-final of ongoing ICC Champions Trophy 2017 between India and Bangladesh, Bangladeshi fans flooded social networking websites with insulting memes, cartoons and photoshopped images. Bangladeshi fans are known for their emotions at stadiums and on the internet but this time, they crossed all the limits by insulting the national flag of India.
During the match, Virat Kohli took a brilliant catch to dismiss Bangladesh’s wicketkeeper-batsman Mushfiqur Rahim and performed a death dance in the middle.
Images of Virat Kohli’s celebration went viral. After that, Bangladeshi fans compared him to a dog. One of Bangladeshi fans posted a very insulting picture on Facebook comparing Indian captain Kohli’s death dance celebration to a dog. This image went viral as thousands of Bangladeshi fans liked and shared it on social media.