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READ: Carlos Brathwaite's beautiful message for Ben Stokes' mother Deborah

Stokes, who moved from Christchurch to England as a child, conceded four consecutive sixes in the final of ICC World Twenty20 2016.

READ: Carlos Brathwaite's beautiful message for Ben Stokes' mother Deborah

New Delhi: Performances of sportsmen on the field tend to impact their near and dear ones.

Emotion of a player's family swings from joy to despair depending on the outcome of a particular match.

A similar instance was witnessed reported a few days after the ICC World T20 final between England and West Indies.

Hauraki shock jockeys Jeremy Wells and Matt Heath had been mocking Kiwi-born Ben Stokes' role in England's loss in the final.

Stokes, who moved from Christchurch to England as a child, conceded four consecutive sixes in the final, making him a target for some New Zealanders.

His mother Deborah, who lives in Christchurch, called the radio station to take up the issue of unfair treatment being meted out to her son.

She subsequently realised she had been broadcast live and complained to station owner NZME, resulting in Heath and Wells being suspended for a day.

Few days after this incident, Braithwaite left her a beautiful message during a radio cricket show.

"Commiserations to her. Want to say to her just keep your head up, your son is and will continue to be an absolute legend and you have support from all over the West Indies and over India.

I actually had a chat with Ben and there was no animosity with me and there is none from me towards him as well.

Ben's mom will have plenty more moments in her life and his career that she'll get to cherish as well and hope she will cherish them," said Brathwaite during BBC's show Stumped.

The Windies all-rounder also appealed to cricket fans across the globe to not define the Briton's career by the four balls in the 20th over of the final.

During the show, Carlos also spoke of how he had predicted that Stokes would go on to become one of the best all-rounders of his generation.

From Zee News

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