Spin sensation Rashid Khan produced a brilliant final over to help Afghanistan beat Bangladesh by one run in the nail-biting third and final T20 International on Thursday, en route to a 3-0 series whitewash over the rivals. After Afghanistan's historic series win, renowned commentator Harsha Bhogle took to Twitter and applauded Rashid Khan's brilliance. "Meanwhile @rashidkhan_19 has defended 9 off the last over to give Afghanistan a clean sweep over Bangladesh. Amazing result for Afghanistan and further proof of Rashid's phenomenal development," Bhogle's tweet read.
Meanwhile @rashidkhan_19 has defended 9 off the last over to give Afghanistan a clean sweep over Bangladesh. Amazing result for Afghanistan and further proof of Rashid's phenomenal development— Harsha Bhogle (@bhogleharsha) June 7, 2018
In response to 56-year-old Bhogle's message, 19-year-old Rashid Khan replied, "Thank you bro."
Thank you bro— Rashid Khan (@rashidkhan_19) June 7, 2018
Rashid calling Bhogle 'bro' didn't go well with fans as they started trolling the young Afghan spinner.
Bro?— Shashwat (@iamshashwat77) June 7, 2018
More like Sir
Bro ? Man @bhogleharsha is 50+ and you're under 20 . And most important he is legend in commentary . next time please take care of this— Siidharth Sii?gh (@devilsidx) June 8, 2018
That's the proof that u r not 19 years old ......— Harsh Sidhu (@Gurindersidhu6) June 8, 2018
Bro???? He is like ur father. U r just 19 yrs old. he is 56 yrs old. Give him respect.— O.S. (@iamOS30) June 7, 2018
Rashid bagged eight wickets in the three-match series with an exceptional economy of 4.45, averaging 6.12.
Afghanistan scored 145 for six after electing to bat, a target which they defended riding on Rashid's brilliance.