UMPIRES OR ROBOTS – 3

In the on going series between England and Pakistan, the biggest talking point unfortunately has been about the debate on Umpires and play being called off for bad light.  In the second match at Southampton, only 807 deliveries were bowled, which is the 9th lowest in terms of balls bowled in a test match played … Continue reading UMPIRES OR ROBOTS – 3

Just Cricket’s Commentary – ENG v PAK – Day 5

As it happened on Day 5 Day 5 was slightly better than the previous two days as we had an entire session of play post Tea. However, it was insignificant as far as the match is concerned.  Dom Sibley and Zak Crawley came out to bat in very different conditions compared to what we had … Continue reading Just Cricket’s Commentary – ENG v PAK – Day 5

JUST CRICKET’S COMMENTARY:ENG V PAK- LOOKING AHEAD TO DAY 5

As it happened on Day 4 After a complete washout on Day 3, Day 4 was not much better. Just about 11 overs were completed on the day. Rizwan coming out to bat, showed his intent right from the first ball against Anderson as he came down the track and tried to heave one towards … Continue reading JUST CRICKET’S COMMENTARY:ENG V PAK- LOOKING AHEAD TO DAY 5

Umpires or Robots – 2

Umpire gives an LBW decision OUT. Review taken. Ball pitches in line, impact in line, wickets umpires call. The Batsman is given out.  Umpire gives an LBW decision NOT OUT. Review Taken. Ball pitches in line, impact in line, wicket umpires call. But this time the Batsman is given not out.  This is the reason … Continue reading Umpires or Robots – 2