South African quick Vernon Philander is claiming that he was hacked when a tweet attacking Aussie skipper went up on his timeline.
The now deleted tweet claimed that Smith instigated the physical confrontation that saw Kagiso Rabada banned for the remaining two Tests of the South Africa v Australia series.
He has since claimed that his Twitter was hacked:
Unsurprisingly people were quick to call him out:
Philander’s Twitter work has added more spice to an already spiteful series, with the third Test set to start in Cape Town next Thursday.