Match Leads To Uproar On Twitter “Sack The 3rd Umpire”: A controversial DRS call that gave Royal Challengers Bangalore‘s Devdutt Padikkal a second life during their 2021 Indian Premier League. Therefore, showdown against the Punjab Kings in Sharjah on Sunday sparked outrage. That is to say among cricket fans and experts in Twitter.
The incident occurred during the eight overs of RCB‘s innings against PBKS with Ravi Bishnoi playing Padikkal. When Padikkal attempted to reverse a delivery, he was unable to make a proper connection with the ball, and PBKS goalkeeper and captain KL Rahul caught the ball immediately. Both Bishnoi and Rahul appealed vigorously, convinced that Padikkal had stolen the delivery.
In the third installment of overs, RCB starter Devdutt Padikkal attempted to sweep Ravi Bishnoi’s delivery over his leg stump but was unable to connect when Rahul picked it up. While both the pitcher and the wicketkeeper were confident that the ball would take a lead on its way, the Onfield referee did not seem interested when the appeal went to the television referee.
That is to say, the ‘not out’ choice didn’t go down well with Rahul, who had a discourse with umpire.
Meanwhile, Fans and pundits alike weren’t happy as former New Zealand cricketer Scott Styris reserved some harsh words for the TV referee.
Firstly, match Leads To Uproar On Twitter “Sack the 3rd umpire immediately,” Styris tweeted. “What a joke!” In addition.
Further, “How was that Not Out???” In addition, former India opener Aakash Chopra wondered in a tweet.
Moreover, Punjab Kings’ official Twitter account also expressed surprise over the decision. On the other hand, “Whaaaaaaaaaat? Ultra Edge showed a spike but the third umpire feels otherwise,” the franchise tweeted.
In addition, “Terrible umpiring, mistakes like that is unforgivable with so much technology and help these days!” that is to say, tweeted former India cricketer Krishnamachari Srikkanth.
Padikkal Batt at 35 of 28 supplies and continued to add further five races to his account before being withdrawn from Punjab Kings Allrounder Moses Henriques, who finished his four notices with the images with images with images 3/12.
Meanwhile, RCB captain Virat Kohli won the toss and opted to bat first.
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