Jahan's comments came in response to Shami's appeal to her to 'patch-up for the sake of their children and family.'
Kolkata: Team India pacer Mohammed Shami's wife Hasin Jahan on Sunday said she had tried to reason out with the cricketer before lodging a complaint of domestic violence and infidelity against him.
The Kolkata Police on Friday booked Shami and four others under various non-bailable and bailable sections after Jahan lodged a complaint of domestic violence and infidelity against the cricketer.
Jahan's comments on Sunday came in response to Shami's appeal to her to "patch-up for the sake of their children and family", while talking to television channels earlier on Sunday.
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"I request her to get over the past and start life afresh. The past few days had been very bad for everyone. I had to even skip practice," the cricketer said.
Asked about Shami's appeal, Jahan said, "I had been trying to save my family. I had tried to reason out with him for a long time."
The cricketer, in posts on his Facebook page and Twitter handle, earlier claimed that her allegations were false and a conspiracy to defame him.