“Sometimes in the heat players get swayed away and do something undesirable and unwarranted actions. The chapter should have been closed after Coach Shahnaz Sheikh apologized to FIH but Indians are blowing it out of proportion,” Rana Mujahid told ARYNEWS.tv.
“We should now focus on the final and forget this. Let them do as they we must on today’s final,” he added.
After beating archrival and host India 4-3 in semifinals in front of home crowd, the green-shirts celebrated the victory, which shouldn’t have been an issue. However, few players were swayed away by the impressive victory, and gestured objectionably.
Pakistan will now meet Germany in summit clash of the Champions Trophy.