Women’s Asia Cup 2022 is on the table. India are too favorite of the tournaments. Nowadays cricket has become so much more competitive that a wrong move or shot can cost you the match. Similarly, the umpire decision also matters, and bad decisions by the on-field umpire or third umpire can too cost you the match. A similar incident occurred during India vs Sri Lanka match in the Women’s Asia Cup 2022.
Controversial Call to Adjudge Pooja Vastrakar Run Out
During the opening match of the Women’s Asia Cup 2022 between India vs Sri Lanka, a controversial call was taken by the Third Umpire to make Pooja Vastrakar run out. The tv umpire while checking the runout, it was displayed on the big screen clearly that the bat was in the line when the bail was taken off. The fielders were also convinced and everyone took their positions for the next delivery. But the big screen displayed the shocking result that is “OUT“.
Netizens reacted on Twitter against this questionable decision. Former cricketer, Yuvraj Singh said ”
That’ is such a poor decision by the third umpire ! Should have given pooja vastrakar benefit of doubt!!”
India posted a total of 150 on board at the end of the innings. India lost in openers in very quick succession. But the skipper Harmanpreet and Jemminah stitched a good 92 runs partnership and make the team reach a respectable total.
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