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Indian trolls have targeted the wife of Australian cricket star Glenn Maxwell following Australia's thrilling World Cup victory over the subcontinent nation on Sunday.
Maxwell hit the winning runs in the shock six-wicket win over raging favourites India, leaving many fans furious.
Almost 100,000 cricket fans packed Narendra Modi Stadium for the final while millions watched on television, anticipating an Indian victory.
But after going through the tournament undefeated, India was beaten at the final hurdle.
Now the big-hitting allrounder's wife Vini Raman - who was born in India - has revealed how some supporters took the loss too far with shocking abuse directed at her and Maxwell.
Indian cricket fans have targeted the wife of Aussie cricket player Glenn Maxwell after the Aussie alrounder hit the winning runs in the World Cup final
Vini Raman was born in India, leaving many cricket fans questioning her loyalty after supporting her Australian husband during the tournament
'Cue all the hateful, vile DMs (direct messages). Stay classy,' she wrote on social media platform X.
'Can't believe this needs to be said but you can be Indian and also support the country of your birth where you have been raised and more importantly the team your husband and father of