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Shadab Khan, the error of the DRS system

Shadab Khan, the error of the DRS system

Captain Shadab Khan Could not win

Islamabad United captain Shadab Khan could not win the match against Quetta Gladiators, but after Shadab Khan’s objection to the DRS system, the Hawkeye team acknowledged the mistake and admitted that the wrong ball tracking data was due to operator error. was put on air.

After Shadab Khan’s objection

After Shadab Khan’s objection, when the news made it to the media, Hawkeye admitted his mistake by writing an apology letter to the PCB.

The PCB also issued a statement confirming, according to which Hawkeye has confirmed to the PCB that it is humane to declare Riley Russo not out against Salman Ali Agha in the match between Quetta Gladiators and Islamabad United. It was a mistake.

Hawkeye has Acknowledged

Hawkeye has acknowledged that the system correctly tracked the delivery in question, showing impact as the umpire’s call and wicket as a hit, according to the statement.

However, operator error caused incorrect ball-tracking data to be aired, Hawkeye lamented, explaining that if it had been executed as expected, the correct ball-tracking data would have been released seconds after the incorrect data was played. would have been available.

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International Cricket Council-approved

Hawkeye is the only International Cricket Council-approved technology for ball tracking, which was first tested in 2008 and has been part of DRS since then, according to a PCB statement.

Islamabad United captain Shadab Khan blamed DRS technology for the defeat in the ninth edition of Pakistan Super League (PSL) yesterday.

Quetta Gladiators and Islamabad United were facing each other at Gaddafi Stadium in Lahore yesterday.

Batting first, Islamabad United scored 138 runs and gave the rival team a target of 139, which Quetta Gladiators achieved with great difficulty at the loss of 7 wickets in 18.2 overs.

Captain Shadab Khan was Asked

However, at the end of the match, when United’s captain Shadab Khan was asked why he lost the match, where was the mistake, he blamed DRS technology for the defeat.

Expressing reservations on DRS technology, he said, “I think we have lost due to technological failure.” Another ball was shown in the review. That was the game-changing moment of the match, I think these things should be right, such mistakes should not happen in such a big tournament.

He insisted on showing the second ball in the review, adding that I bowled 4 overs as a leg spinner, then the ball was not spinning as much. In the review, Agha first hit Salman’s ball outside the off-stump and then spun it. I think such mistakes should not happen in such a big tournament.

Innings of Quetta Gladiators:

It should be noted that on the last ball of the 11th over of the innings of Quetta Gladiators, captain Riley Russo was given out lbw by the on-field umpire Aleem Dar in an unsuccessful attempt to play a sweep shot on the ball of United’s bowler Agha Salman. However, in the review He was declared not out.


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