Australia vs India, 2nd check | Revisit ‘umpire’s name’: Tendulkar

The legendary Sachin Tendulkar on Monday urged the ICC to completely revisit the idea of ‘Umpire’s Name’ within the Choice Evaluation System (DRS) after India ended up on the flawed aspect of the rule on the third day of the second Take a look at in opposition to Australia in Melbourne.

The ‘Umpire’s Name’ primarily comes into the image if a evaluation has been hunted for LBW. In a state of affairs the place the umpire has dominated not out, even when the ball is proven to be hitting the stumps on evaluation, the TV umpire has no powers to vary the choice.

Lone comfort

The one comfort for the bowling group is that its evaluation stays intact.

“The explanation gamers go for a evaluation is as a result of they’re sad with the choice taken by the on-field umpire. The DRS system must be completely seemed into by the @ICC, particularly for the ‘Umpires Name’,” Tendulkar tweeted.

This was after Australian batsmen Joe Burns and Marnus Labuschagne have been fortunate to outlive LBW appeals regardless of replays exhibiting that the ball would have gone on to clip the bails.

Later, posting a video on the 100mb app, Tendulkar mentioned, “I’m not satisfied with the DRS rule in any respect. Upon getting gone upstairs to the third umpire then the on-field umpire’s choice shouldn’t come into the image in any respect.” Tendulkar mentioned if the ball is hitting in line, it hardly issues whether or not the trajectory covers your complete wicket or only a bail.

“It doesn’t matter whether or not the ball is hitting 10% or 15% or 70% as a result of while you get bowled, none of this issues. I perceive that the monitoring system isn’t 100% correct however are you able to title one umpire who has by no means made a mistake?” he requested.

You may have reached your restrict totally free articles this month.

Subscription Advantages Embrace

At the moment’s Paper

Discover mobile-friendly model of articles from the day’s newspaper in a single easy-to-read checklist.

Limitless Entry

Get pleasure from studying as many articles as you would like with none limitations.

Personalised suggestions

A choose checklist of articles that match your pursuits and tastes.

Sooner pages

Transfer easily between articles as our pages load immediately.


A one-stop-shop for seeing the newest updates, and managing your preferences.


We temporary you on the newest and most vital developments, thrice a day.

Help High quality Journalism.

*Our Digital Subscription plans don’t at present embrace the e-paper, crossword and print.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *