Adelaide: Cricket Australia on Thursday apologised for a tweet on its official Twitter account referencing England spinner Monty Panesar with a photo of four bearded men wearing turbans and dressed as Teletubbies. (Click here for full Ashes coverage)
Posted just ahead of the start of the second Ashes Test in Adelaide, the Cricket Australia tweet read: "Will the real Monty Panesar please stand up?!"
It sparked claims of racism, and CA moved quickly to remove the offending item and apologise. (Also read: Australia announcer denies using Indian accent for Panesar)