Within the 19th over of the sport between Chennai Tremendous Kings and Sunrisers Hyderabad, an incident together with umpire Paul Reiffel and CSK captain MS Dhoni sparked debate on social media platforms.
Dhoni, at the side of bowler Shardul Thakur, expressed their protest after Reiffel started to stretch his fingers to name a large ball. The former supply was once additionally a large, which additional amplified the protest.
Reiffel, then, reputedly modified his choice as he became to the duo and determined to not name a large.
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SRH captain David Warner wasn’y shy to specific his marvel on the alternate of choice. The supply was once out of doors the mark however went thru underneath Rashid Khan’s bat.
Khan’s spouse on the non-striker’s finish, Shahbaz Nadeem was once additionally observed having a talk with the umpire followling the verdict to modify the decision.
In keeping with the IPL‘s rules for the vast ball (22.1.2): “The ball can be regarded as as passing vast of the striker except it’s sufficiently inside succeed in for
him so to hit it with the bat by the use of an ordinary cricket stroke.”
Segment 2.12 of IPL’s rules, in the meantime, says, “An umpire might modify any choice only if such alteration is made promptly. This aside, an
umpire’s choice, as soon as made, is ultimate.”