DHAKA: A high court in Bangladesh has issued a ruling in opposition to the previous Pakistan cricketer Waqar Younis.
This ruling got here in response to crucial remarks made by using Waqar about Bangladesh cricket and their crew captain, Shakib Al Hasan, throughout their recent global Cup in shape against Sri Lanka.
In that in shape, Sri Lanka’s Angelo Mathews became controversially given a “timed out” dismissal, marking the first instance of this form of dismissal within the 146-year history of global cricket.
in the course of the match, Shakib determined to enchantment for a “timed-out” dismissal of Mathews. while the ICC guidelines do consist of a provision for “timed out” dismissals, it had not been carried out in international cricket before this incident. Mathews requested a brand new helmet, and the technique took more than minutes to complete. Shakib, noticing the put off, informed the umpire, main to Mathews being declared “timed out.”
both Waqar and previous Sri Lankan cricketer Russel Arnold criticized Shakib’s actions within the statement box, characterizing the appeal as “unsportsmanlike behavior.” Younis in particular directed his complaint toward Shakib, thinking his moves and expressing disapproval of Bangladesh’s technique, citing that it went against the spirit of cricket.
“I didn’t experience what I saw obtainable. That wasn’t precise for the spirit of cricket. i am antique college and that i assume that turned into a variety of drama to get Angelo Mathews out,” Waqar said during television broadcast.
The ruling against Waqar informed the Bangladesh Cricket Board to provide an explanation for why they must now not lodge a complaint with the global Cricket Council (ICC) to have Waqar eliminated from the listing of international commentators inside the ongoing ICC world Cup 2023. moreover, the court docket has given the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) and its president a duration of 10 days to offer a response to this ruling. The ruling was issued by a bench comprising Justice Mustafa Zaman Islam and Justice Md Atabullah after the preliminary listening to of a writ petition filed by using ideal courtroom attorney advise Waliur Rahman Khan.