Asia Cup 2018: WATCH- Pakistani anchor shows middle finger on live TV after Pakistan defeats Afghanistan

Pakistan defeated Afghanistan in a close finish by 3 wickets.

Shoaib Malik had won the game for Pakistan | GETTY

A shameful incident of a Pakistan anchor was aired live on TV and now the video is doing rounds on social media. The video is from Pakistan's thrilling game against Afghanistan which they had almost lost but Shoaib Malik's heroics saved them from embarrassment. 

Pakistan needed 10 runs in the last over and they had 3 wickets in hand. Malik, the most experienced guy in the team, played the first ball for dot and then on the second delivery, he pulled it for a six. To seal the game, Malik guided the third delivery to the boundary and won the match for his team.

After the six on the second ball, the anchor of Samaa TV news channel got excited and made ugly gestures in celebration. He wasn't aware that they have already gone live and he will be captured showing middle finger on live TV.

Social Media manager of GEO TV, Syed Raza Mehdi posted the video on social media and wrote, "When panel producer is in so much hurry to switch!!! RIP Journalism ????."

Pakistan will play their do-or-die game against Bangladesh and the winner of that game will qualify for Asia Cup 2018 final where India is waiting for them.


By Sihyeu Singh - 24 Sep, 2018

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