Things heat up! R Ashwin takes match-fixing jibe at Herschelle Gibbs in Twitter fight

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Ashwin was a part of Virat Kohli-led India team which lost the Test series to South Africa in the rainbow nation 2-1.

Indian cricketer Ravichandran Ashwin and former South Africa cricketer Herschelle Gibbs were involved in a social media fight on Monday. (Photo: PTI)

Mumbai: Indian cricketer Ravichandran Ashwin and former South Africa cricketer Herschelle Gibbs were involved in a social media fight on Monday.

The Tamil Nadu cricketer had posted a video on Twitter, where he was promoting a new Nike shoe product.

Replying to this, Gibbs took a jibe on Ashwin, mocking him with this tweet:

Ashwin gave a fitting reply to Gibbs, which read like this:

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The former Proteas cricketer jokingly responded: Can’t take a joke I see, anyway moving swiftly on.

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Ashwin, meanwhile, was ready for more ‘jokes’ by Gibbs.

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Ashwin was a part of Virat Kohli-led India team which lost the Test series to South Africa in the rainbow nation 2-1. While that was the recent series he played in white jersey, he was last seen donning the blue jersey back in July last year, when India played West Indies in a Twenty20. 

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