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Third Ashes Test Day Three – The Final Over of the Day (via 99.94)

Third Ashes Test Day Three – The Final Over of the Day Ball One 4.30am – Is there a growing case for the return of local umpires? Hussey’s many years of batting at the WACA allows him to leave the ball on height with confidence and, by extension, call for the UDRS on the same evidence. With Hawkeye increasingly accepted within the game, home town umpires’ incompetence or bias … Read More

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Plight of the UDRS (via Mental Disintegration)

Plight of the UDRS Play ebbed and flowed on the second day at the Gabba, so I left it until the end of the third day to write an update.  A near-flawless cover for my lazy maintenance of this place if hadn’t opened this update like this. James Anderson bowled like a man possessed with the new ball in the morning session, only to be let down by a moment’s duff umpiring from Aleem Dar and even duffer use of the Umpire Decision Referral System system. Now the UDRS sys … Read More

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