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Australia complain over fans’ ‘disgraceful’ abuse of players

CAPE TOWN: The Australian cricket team on Friday laid an official complaint over what coach Darren Lehmann labelled "disgraceful" behaviour by spectators during the third Test against South Africa at Newlands. "You are talking about abuse of various players and their families and personal abuse," said Lehmann (Australia). "It's not on at a cricket game -- not just here, it shouldn't happen. You can have banter, that's good fun, but it's gone too far here." The principal target was Australian batsmen David Warner, who…

VIDEO: Indian eatery staff throws hot oil at customer for complaining about food

THANE, India: A man faced an unexpected as well as gruesome response from a restaurant staff in India after complaining about food. A man suffered grievous injuries when a eatery, reportedly a Chinese, staff threw hot oil at customer for complaining about food. The incident reported from Ulhas Nagar in Thane. The staff flung hot oil on a customer following a heated argument. The customer who had gone to the Chinese corner with his friends first complained to the owner about the taste of the food and then created an…

Sponsor complains over NFL anthem controversy

LOS ANGELES: A leading sponsor of the National Football League attacked commissioner Roger Goodell on Wednesday for his handling of the national anthem controversy. John Schnatter, the founder and chief executive of the Papa John's pizza chain, told a conference call he believed the furore over protests during the anthem had hurt sales of his pizzas. "The NFL has hurt us," said Schnatter. "We are disappointed the NFL and its leadership did not resolve this." The NFL has been embroiled in controversy this season…