New Delhi: Off-spinner Harbhajan Singh on Friday refused to comment on his former India teammate S Sreesanth's claim that the 2008 IPL season 'slapgate' incident was pre-planned and he was wrongly made the villain of the whole controversy.
"No comments. I don't want to make any comments," Harbhajan said when asked to react to Sreesanth's explosive claims on Twitter.
Five years after the infamous 'slapgate', Sreesanth made a series of revelations on the 2008 incident on his twitter page on Friday, creating a fresh controversy in the IPL.
He claimed that he was not all at fault in the incident and the real video, which has never been released till now, would show his version. He also accused Harbhajan of being a "backstabbing person".
".. Now I want you all to know the truth. He (Bhajji) never slapped me. The video will show you all what he did. All blamed me for getting emotional..?? C’mon who doesn't get emotional when you know the person who you worship is a backstabbing person and ..," Sreesanth wrote in a series of expletives-laden tweets.
"Disgusting... That’s all I can should get hold of the video..Then u all will know the truth...What he did is completely out of control," he said.
"I want the world to see it..When I went to shake hands after the match...he had lost it...He had already planned to hit me (elbow me) all his anger" he added.
Sreesanth, who is currently playing for Rajasthan Royals, demanded that the videotape of the incident be made public.


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