Rock Hurled at Aussie Team Bus After T20 Match in Guwahati

After recording an eight-wicket victory against India in the second T20 match in Guwahati, on 10 October, the Australian cricket team was in for a shock when they were greeted with a rock hitting their team bus.

The rock shattered the window pane of the bus. The incident occurred when the team was on their way back to the hotel, as tweeted by Australian batsman Aaron Finch.

No injuries were reported.

Shortly after the incident on Tuesday night, Assam MLA and Badminton Association of India President Himanta Biswa Sharma tweeted an apology. “People of Assam never endorse such behaviour. We will punish the guilty,” he said.

Australia also witnessed a similar incident during their tour of Bangladesh last month.

Tuesday’s T20 was the first international match to be played at Guwahati’s new Barsapara stadium.

(With inputs from IANS.)

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