In the fourth over of Mumbai Indians’ innings, Ecclestone bowled a yorker to Matthews, which UP appealed for lbw. The third umpire ruled in UP’s favour, but Matthews challenged that and the decision was reversed.
As Mumbai Indians chased 160 in its match against UP Warriorz, an anomaly unfolded during Sunday’s Women’s Premier League(WPL) institution at the Brabourne Stadium, Mumbai.
In the fourth over of Mumbai’s innings, Sophie Ecclestone sailed a yorker to nature Hayley Matthews, which UP appealed for lbw. The third arbiter ruled in UP’s favour, but Matthews stood her ground. The on- field judges also sounded undecided as the decision was looked at again and reversed, all in the span of a couple of twinkles.
The confusion on the field restated to puzzlement amongst the UP camp.
“Easily there was a mistake in where the footage. I don’t understand how that works off the field but it was easily a misreading between the director and the arbiter about how they were playing the clip backwards and on. And yes, unfortunately for us, I was induced at one point that we had the gate and the arbiter gave out. But the good thing about that was the right decision was made in the end, ” remarked UP trainer Jon Lewis.
While these were the feelings in the UP unker, Matthews ’ opening mate Yastika Bhatia, who was at the non-striker’s end, had a slightly more collected response, “ As soon as Hayley played the ball and looked at me, I told her that the ball hit the club first. But she was slightly nervous and wanted to review it. Once she saw the clip she was induced too, but also there was some issue in the review and since we were sure of it we went to the on- field arbiter, who told us that they were going to review it “
In the end, Hayley survived the dread but couldn’t capitalise on it, as she was dismissed by Ecclestone a many overs latterly.
Mumbai registered an eight- gate palm riding on a scintillating show by Mumbai captain Harmanpreet Kaur (53 off 33) and Nat Sciver- Brunt( 42 off 27), which helped it remain unbeaten in the event.
In a crazy yet not too strange incident during the Women’s Premier League( WPL), Harmanpreet Kaur was corrected when a slower delivery down leg- side from leader Anjali Sarvani grazed the refuse, lighting up the bail, which moved from its groove but did n’t fall.
UP Warriorz commander Alyssa Healy began celebrating behind the wholes before realising her counterpart had survived by the finest of perimeters.
The incident occured in the 11th over of Mumbai Indians ’ innings, when Harmanpreet was fur on 7 and had Nat Sciver- Brunt for company at the other end.
Mumbai is chasing a 160- run target at the Brabourne Stadium in Mumbai as it eyes its fifth successive palm in the event. before, UP Warriorz rode on fifties from Healy( 58, 46b, 7×4, 1×6) and Tahlia McGrath( 50, 37b, 9×4) to post 159 for six in the quested 20 overs. grandiloquent Cap holder Saika Ishaque continued to add to her wickets census with three for 33 from her four overs. Know More Women’s Cricket News…