Britney Spears Responds to Alleged Assault By Victor Wembanyama’s Security Guard (July 5)

Britney Spears is responding for the first time after supposedly being assaulted in Las Vegas on Wednesday evening.

The controversy between Pop Star Britney Spears and professional NBA player Victor Wembanyama is hitting the headlines in news papers, social media and socialites. Britney says she’s aware that the NBA star Wembenyama said she grabbed him from behind but claims she only had tapped him on the shoulder. Being offensive of the star player slammed her and knocked her down.

Britney Spears
Britney Spears

Britney Jean Spears: A Bright and talented life

Britney Spears

The 41 year old singer and songwriter also known as the “Princess of Pop” during 1990s and 2000s. She is an American singer, dancer, and actress. She first rose to fame as a teenager with the release of her debut single “Baby One More Time” in 1998. She has since become one of the best-selling music artists of all time, with numerous hit songs and albums.


Pop star Britany Spears was reportedly knock down by one of the security guards of basketball rookie, Wembanyyama. An insider told the outlet the 41 year old pop star was a “fan” of pro-baller and so she went up to him to ask for a photo together. The Spear allegedly “tapped him on his back, right shoulder” and the security than allegedly “backhanded her”. She reportedly fell to the ground. The “Toxic” singer returned to her table, where she composed herself and the security guard later apologized.

The security guard and his company namely Spurs organisation showed no regret or apology over the incident. According to the player’s bodyguard it was simply a matter of misunderstanding as Britney came too near to the player, at which he reacted. Even he couldn’t recognise Britney the “Princess of Pop”, as he had never seen her before. He was just performing his duty to safeguard his client. Meanwhile Britney stated that she was very fond of Victor Wembenyana and wanted a picture with him. She only tapped the player from behind on the contrary the bodyguard says she grabbed the NBA player from behind and that he did what he was supposed to do.

Global media attention and controversy

Britney Spears

The incident caught controversy moments after Wembanyama stated that she “grabbed him from behind”. It got a great high pin in tabloids and social media. Adding spices to gossip movie magazines. Soon after this controversy Britany appeared in social media with her statement, alleging Victor Wembanyama’s bodyguard for pushing and slapping her at a restaurant in Las Vegas on Wednesday evening.

Sam’s – Favoring His Wife

Sam Asghari is an Iranian-American actor, model, and trainer. Advocating his wife’s case Asghari said violence in any form is unacceptable, despite of any excuse given for committing such cowardly act as the bodyguard assaulted his unprotected wife just in the name of security breach. He also thanked the people for their wide support.

Wembanyama’s speaks about the incident

Victor Wembanyama is a French basketball player currently playing for Nanterre 92 was in Las Vegas in preparation for his Summer League debut. Due to his stardom, he’s required to have tight security at all times. During the incident, he was with the Spurs’ security as he went to the Catch restaurant for dinner. Based on the recent interview with Wembenyama, he wasn’t aware that it was Spears who grabbed him from behind.As soon as the incident took place the NBA player went to the table where Britany, her husband Sam Asghari and two friends were dining, apologizing at his bodyguard’s misbehave.

Ongoing Controversy

Britney Spears

Britney Spears claimed she hasn’t received an apology from the Spurs organisation or NBA star Victor Wembenyama after his security detail slapped her across the face on Wednesday night.

A few newspapers have confirmed the incident and a report from Britney’s side was lodged in Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department Thursday morning by her husband Sam Asghari. The police says the investigation is still on and no apprehension is reported till now. It is widely assumed that this matter will be resolved at individual levels as the NBA superstar has already apologized for this awkward incident as told by some local newspapers. The matter will not escalate and will be resolved at individual levels.


Till now there seems no signs of ending this controversy as both are high class celebrities in their respective field and ego clash between the two is rising high. Let’s keep fingers crossed for the dust to settle.

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