Australian captain puts away champagne so Muslim cricketer can join celebrations
Australian captain puts away champagne so Muslim cricketer can join celebrations
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Australian captain puts away champagne so Muslim cricketer can join celebrations

Haber Merkezi 11:22 May 25, 2022 Yeni Şafak

Australian cricket Pat Cummins was posing for the camera with his teammates after they beat rivals England when he realized one of his players—Usman Khawaja—was missing. Khawaja, the first Muslim test cricketer to play for Australia, had stepped away to avoid getting sprayed with champagne, which goes against his religious beliefs, so Cummins asked his teammates to put away the bottles and beckoned him over to join in on the celebrations.

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