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Symonds reveals emotional reconciliation with Harbhajan over ‘monkeygate’ scandal

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By: Sarwar Alam

Indian spinner Harbhajan Singh “broke down crying” when he finally made up with Andrew Symonds after the infamous “monkeygate” scandal had sent the Australian all-rounder into a downward spiral, he revealed on Sunday (16). A decade on from the ugly incident in the 2008 Sydney Test, where Singh was accused of calling Symonds a “monkey”, the Australian said they emotionally called a truce three years later. It happened when the pair were awkwardly reunited by the Mumbai Indians in the Indian Premier League. “We go to a very wealthy man’s place for a barbecue, drinks and dinner one night and…

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