Indian Express – By:
Sports Desk | Updated: May 23, 2018 1:47:29 Deepak Chahar lost control of the ball and sent it flying over the batsman’s head.

Summary

  • By: Sports Desk | Updated: May 23, 2018 1:47:29 Deepak Chahar lost control of the ball and sent it flying over the batsman’s head.
  • Bowling the fifth over of the match, Chahar lost control of the ball and sent it flying over the batsman’s head.
  • There is precedence of freak deliveries like these being called dead balls.
  • Sunil Gavaskar, who was Doull’s co-commentator said that instances like this show that bowlers are lucky and can get away with deliveries like those.
  • Freak deliveries like these are gray areas and there have been instances when they were delcared dead but others when the batsman has run after a stray ball and hit it for four almost like a hockey stroke.


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