The incident began when Prithi Ashwin expressed her opinion on Twitter following a controversial debate regarding Ashwin 'Mankading' Jos Butler out during the clash between Kings XI Punjab and Rajasthan Royals in an IPL game.
This was India’s ninth appearance at the event, which takes place every two years. With a vision of treating all athletes equally, the Special Olympics event offers a chance to individuals with not just physical but also intellectual disabilities to compete in any sport.
Years down the line, when all of this is over and his hair has turned grey, hardly anyone will remember the critics of Virat Kohli. But they will remember his centuries, his sixes and fours and his cover drives.