Cricket Player Manager
Page 94 of 160 FirstFirst ... 44849293949596104144 ... LastLast
Results 1,396 to 1,410 of 2392

Thread: ****Official****Pakistan in South Africa

  1. #1396
    Cricket Web Staff Member / Global Moderator Neil Pickup's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2002
    Location
    Oxford, England
    Posts
    26,876
    Kalis was out; no issues from me.

    An appeal covers all methods of dismissal.
    MSN Messenger: minardineil2000 at hotmail dot com | AAAS Chairman
    CricketWeb Black | CricketWeb XI Captain
    ClarkeWatch: We're Watching Rikki - Are You?

    Up The Grecians - Exeter City FC

    Completing the Square: My Cricket Web Blog

  2. #1397
    International Coach Agent Nationaux's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2011
    Location
    UK
    Posts
    10,020
    The most ridiculous thing about the whole process is the lack of clear communication between the upstairs umpire and the on field umpire.

    He should have communicated this to the on field umpire and since it was a marginal call, asked him if he wanted to keep his original decision or change it.

  3. #1398
    State Vice-Captain
    Join Date
    Sep 2010
    Location
    South Africa
    Posts
    1,209
    Quote Originally Posted by Agent Nationaux View Post
    He should have communicated this to the on field umpire and since it was a marginal call, asked him if he wanted to keep his original decision or change it.
    Agree 500%. I think that is what happened, tbh. If it wasn't, I think it was the wrong decision. Only if the umpire was willing to give him out LBW was it out.

  4. #1399
    International Coach Agent Nationaux's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2011
    Location
    UK
    Posts
    10,020
    Quote Originally Posted by Garson007 View Post
    Agree 500%. I think that is what happened, tbh. If it wasn't, I think it was the wrong decision. Only if the umpire was willing to give him out LBW was it out.
    If I was the infield umpire now, and anyone asks me what was your intention, I would just say yep it was LBW. I would never admit a mistake.


  5. #1400
    State Vice-Captain kykweer.proteas's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2012
    Location
    south africa
    Posts
    1,163
    Well the SA team management is happy with the explanation for the kallis dismissal.

  6. #1401
    Englishman BoyBrumby's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2004
    Location
    Gone too soon
    Posts
    45,404
    Quote Originally Posted by Agent Nationaux View Post
    People don't understand the chucking rule.

    kykweer.proteas, a bent arm doesn't mean he is chucking!!!!

    He is chucking if he straightens that bent arm by more than 15%
    . Now if you have an implant inserted in your brain that detects an arm being straightened by more than 15% let me know where I can get one for myself, otherwise check online that the ICC have used their own technology to monitor his bowling from real time match practise as well as seperate tests and have found him to be legal and within the 15% rule.
    Hoisted by his own petard.

    It's 15 degrees not 15 percent.

    Meanwhile I'd like to get a Thierry Henry ruling on Irfan's height. There's no way he's 7' 1". Doesn't look as tall as Tremlett, even.
    Cricket Web's 2013/14 Premier League Tipping Champion

    - As featured in The Independent.

    "I don't believe a word of Pietersen's book, but then I don't believe a word anyone else has said either."
    - Simon Barnes renders further comment on KP's autobiography superfluous in a sentence

  7. #1402
    Cricket Web: All-Time Legend smalishah84's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2010
    Location
    IL
    Posts
    22,315
    he does look very tall. AFridi and Gul about 6ft and 6ft+ and he seems head and shoulders above them





    And smalishah's avatar is the most classy one by far Jan certainly echoes the sentiments of CW

    Yeah we don't crap in the first world; most of us would actually have no idea what that was emanating from Ajmal's backside. Why isn't it roses and rainbows like what happens here? PEWS's retort to Ganeshran on Daemon's picture depicting Ajmal's excreta

  8. #1403
    Englishman BoyBrumby's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2004
    Location
    Gone too soon
    Posts
    45,404
    He's obviously very tall, but Tremlett (6' 8" by repute) similarly towers over his teammates:


  9. #1404
    International Vice-Captain Faisal1985's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2009
    Location
    Earth
    Posts
    4,272
    A great day for Ajmal....disappointed to see umpire **** ups making DRS look bad....

    For the Chucking debate on Ajmal...seriously ppl get a life....the guy doesn't go past 8 degrees on straightening his arm as per the checks ICC did on him....just learn to give credit where due...

    As far as Kallis dismissal goes..clear **** up on umpires part....but I still don't understand how did everyone know that umpire on field did not give out on lbw? when an appeal is made its made on all accounts....you don't make separate appeals for separate incidents in the same delivery...so the "umpires call" remained out in the end for LBW as well...didn't it?
    BE AFRIDI!
    Be VERY AFRIDI!!

  10. #1405
    Cricket Web: All-Time Legend smalishah84's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2010
    Location
    IL
    Posts
    22,315
    fair point.....

  11. #1406
    International Vice-Captain Faisal1985's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2009
    Location
    Earth
    Posts
    4,272
    Quote Originally Posted by BoyBrumby View Post
    He's obviously very tall, but Tremlett (6' 8" by repute) similarly towers over his teammates:

    team mates too short ...make him look tall

  12. #1407
    Cricket Web: All-Time Legend smalishah84's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2010
    Location
    IL
    Posts
    22,315

  13. #1408
    International Regular WindieWeathers's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    Brazil
    Posts
    3,081
    It really makes fantastic viewing when Ajmal is in full flow, you could just tell he was in the mood today right from the start as the SA batsmen were all over the place against him, and when Ajmal smells blood there's not many batters who can stem that wave,

    I did think when they got above 300 that they'd be in with a chance, the only worry is Ajmal can't do it all on his own, the others will need to chip in aswell, i also think this game exposes once again SA's lack of a good spinner and their vulnerability against spin too.
    One day world cup winners- Champions trophy winners- T20 world cup winners- 29 test series without defeat record- Highest run chase in test history record and some think we're minnows? :P

  14. #1409
    International Coach Agent Nationaux's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2011
    Location
    UK
    Posts
    10,020
    Quote Originally Posted by BoyBrumby View Post
    Hoisted by his own petard.

    It's 15 degrees not 15 percent.

    Meanwhile I'd like to get a Thierry Henry ruling on Irfan's height. There's no way he's 7' 1". Doesn't look as tall as Tremlett, even.
    Oops, yeah my bad Brumbs, was in a hurry so put the wrong measurement. And I copied and pasted into the other thread LOL.

  15. #1410
    Cricketer Of The Year hendrix's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2012
    Location
    New Zealand
    Posts
    7,578
    Quote Originally Posted by Faisal1985 View Post
    As far as Kallis dismissal goes..clear **** up on umpires part....but I still don't understand how did everyone know that umpire on field did not give out on lbw? when an appeal is made its made on all accounts....you don't make separate appeals for separate incidents in the same delivery...so the "umpires call" remained out in the end for LBW as well...didn't it?
    Yeah, this.

    I think the right call was made on the Kallis dismissal. As long as there's communication between the umpires, it's fair.

    With some of those calls, the umpire's chain of thought may be "well, if he didn't edge that I'm going to give it out LBW."



Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Similar Threads

  1. Group A - South Africa, Mexico, Uruguay, France
    By James in forum 2010 Football World Cup - South Africa
    Replies: 322
    Last Post: 24-06-2010, 06:48 AM
  2. India v South Africa Tests
    By James in forum Fantasy Cricket
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 02-02-2010, 06:22 PM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •