Mitchell Marsh sits with feet up on World Cup trophy, Netizens call it ‘disrespectful’
Mitchell Marsh puts both feet on the World Cup trophy in viral photo. It was shared by Australian captain Pat Cummins on Instagram.
A viral picture of Australian cricketer Mitchell Marsh is making rounds on social media. Australian captain Pat Cummins first shared the picture on his Instagram story, and now it is everywhere on the internet. The picture came soon after Australia won the World Cup 2023 against India on November 19.
The picture is seemingly from their hotel where the team was staying. In the picture, Mitchell Marsh can be seen sitting with both his feet up on the World Cup trophy, flaunting his gold medal. But not everyone’s a fan.
People on the internet have called it ‘disrespectful’ and have been trolling him for it. Originally shared on Pat Cummin’s Instagram, Story, the picture was also shared on X (formerly Twitter) by a handle ‘@mufaddal_vohra.’
Mitchell Marsh with the World Cup. pic.twitter.com/n2oViCDgna
— Mufaddal Vohra (@mufaddal_vohra) November 20, 2023
Comments on the picture of Mitchell Marsh with his feet on trophy included’ “Craze for cricket is only in South Asia , 70% of the people of Australia will not even know that their country has won the Cricket World Cup,” “Mitchell marsh Disrespectful>>>,” “Bro, show some respect to the World Cup trophy. Ask Indian fans or team India about the value of this trophy” among numerous others.
The picture spread like wildfire, with netizens saying the he should show more respect to the trophy.
On November 19, Australia won its sixth World Cup trophy after defeating India by six wickets. Chasing 241 run target given by India in final match of ICC World Cup 2023 being played at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad, the team made 241 runs by losing 4 wickets while 42 balls were left.