Hardik Pandya and KL Rahul likely to be suspended

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After Hardik Pandya came under fire from the Board of Control for Cricket in India or the BCCI for his sexist remarks on talk show Koffee With Karan, the Internet pulled out an old video of actor Ranveer Singh, now among the top crop of actors, passing sexist remarks on the same show several years ago. The episode was aired this Sunday on Star World and was available on Star's OTT platform Hotstar.

"Based on legal opinion and final procedure is laid down to address this issue, will recommend that a communication is sent to concerned players and team immediately", Edulji wrote in response to recommendations from the board's legal firm Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas.

After a lot of deliberation and speculation, the Committee of Administrators (CoA) chief Vinod Rai has chose to suspend both KL Rahul and Hardik Pandya.

The duo who were on a talk show were slammed for the misogynist comments made on the show and even the BCCI slapped KL and Pandya with a show cause notice.

"You are just watching and observing how (women) move, as I said I am a little from the black side (influenced by West Indies culture) so I have to see how they move first", he said. In no way did I mean to disrespect or hurt anyone's sentiments. 'I like to watch and observe how they move.

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Kohli added that the two players "have understood the magnitude of what's happened".

Indian cricket chiefs on Wednesday said the two players had been given 24 hours to explain themselves, with Pandya already posting an apology on social media.

Hardik Pandya of India during the 2018 Momentum ODI International Series match between South Africa and India at SuperSport Park in February 2018. Two bits of the episode where Ranveer makes risque jokes about Anushka and Kareena Kapoor are going viral on social media, with many users criticising the Simmba star.

Speaking with the media ahead of the match, Indian cricket team's current captain Virat Kohli addressed the controversy: "We, as the Indian cricket team and responsible cricketers, don't align with those views. We are still waiting for a decision to be made".

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