Controversial writer Taslima Nasreen tweeted about cricketer Moin Ali, and the issue of cricketers avoiding alcohol advertisements came up for discussion anew. Now find out which other cricketers besides Moin Ali have rejected and requested to remove liquor and alcohol logos and advertisements. Here is the list of cricketers who requested to remove the Liquor and Alcohol logos from their jerseys.
List of Cricketers Who Requested To Remove Liquor and Alcohol Logos From Their Jersey
1. Rashid Khan:
While playing for Adelaide Strikers, Rashid Khan did not want to advertise the alcohol brand West End in 2016.
2. Imad Wasim:
Imad Wasim did not want to wear a jersey with the Appleton Estate logo when he played in the CPL for Jamaica Talwahs in 2016.
3. Azhar Ali:
When Azhar Ali played for Somerset in 2019, he did not want to wear a jersey with the logo of beer maker Tribute Al. Azhar Ali has taken retirement from international cricket.
4. Faheem Ashraf:
When Faheem Ashraf played for Northamptonshire in 2019, he refused to wear a jersey with the logo of beer maker Indian Pell Al.
5. Hashim Amla:
Hashim Amla did not wear the South African jersey with the logo of beer maker Castle Ledger. Hashim Amla has also paid some amount of fine for not wearing the jersey with alcohol advertisements.
6. Sachin Tendulkar:
Sachin Tendulkar aka The God of Cricket turned down the offer from the tobacco company. In 1996, the company wanted Sachin to use the company’s logo on his bat.
7. Moin Ali:
Moin Ali demanded the removal of the liquor advertisement logo from the jersey of Chennai Super Kings (CSK). Later, the authorities accepted his demand. Not only in IPL, but Moin Ali also refuses to wear the jersey with the liquor advertisement in the Hundred League.
8. Shahid Afridi
Shahid Khan Afridi who is always seen respecting players and the culture of his country also refuses to wear jerseys with an alcoholic logo. We have seen Shahid Khan Afridi always hides the logo while playing in any T20 league or cricket tournament.
9. Mohammad Amir
Mohammad Amir who took a break from international cricket is usually seen playing in the Twenty20 leagues. Recently Mohammad Amir was playing in the LLC masters in the Asia Lions under the captaincy of Shahid Afridi also hides the Alcoholic logo branded on the jersey.