Cricket 24x7 - All the cricket

Breaking/Brief news

    March 22, 2005

    Harbhajan questions Chris Broad's decision to report him

    Chris Broad, the match referee, has now been involved in a few controversies. We'll find out about how he courted controversy as a player a little while later.

    First he reported Murali. Then he looked the other way while McGrath sledged Jayasuriya. Towards the end of 2004, he was unconvinced by Harbhajan's doosra. Earlier this year, he reported Pakistan's Mohammad Hafeez. At Mohali, the perfect cricketing gentleman that he was during his playing days, he hauled up Balaji for over-appealing. Now, despite the ICC, which Broad represents, clearing the delivery, he reported Harbhajan again.

    Harbhajan has absolutely no idea why he has been reported again, in spite of going through tests under the aegis of the ICC.

    Why is Broad acting thus? Perhaps because he couldnt play slow bowling to save his life? Was he not convinced that the testing process was foolproof? In that case, why should Harbhajan be blamed and called for chucking?

    Perhaps he always signs off with "Yours abrasively, Chris Broad"?

    Labels: ,


    Thus spake Jagadish @ 12:44 PM |
    Did you like the post? [ Subscribe to the blog feed - Blog Feed | | ]

    0 sledge(s):


    We'd prefer if you posted comments with your real name to add more credibility to your opinions. However, the moderators reserve the right to delete comments, especially those containing offensive or unsuitable language. The opinions in the comments are your own views. You are welcome to provide a URL to your own cricket blog, but the moderators reserve the right to delete comments which only reference sites for viewing live streams.

    Post a Comment

    Links to Harbhajan questions Chris Broad's decision to report him

    Technorati

    Bloglines

    Blogger search:

    Create a Link


    Links within entries open in a new window. Some of the links may now be broken/not take you to the expected report since the original content providers may have archived/removed the contents. Some of the sites linked may require registration/subscription.
    All opinions expressed are those of the authors alone. The authors' respective employers (past, present or future) are in no way connected to the opinions expressed here.
    All pictures, photographs used are copyrights of the original owners. We do not intend to infringe on any copyright. Pictures and photographs are used here to merely accentuate and enhance the content value to our readers.

    Powered by Blogger Locations of visitors to this page
    HOME
    RSS Feed - RSS Feed


    Contact us
    cricket24x7 at gmail dot com
    cricket24x7 at yahoo dot com

    How Cricket 24x7 started


    The squad
    Rain spoils Australia's party as Stuart MacGill ho...
    Pay negotiations breakdown in Australia between th...
    ICC does a U-turn on format of Champions Trophy
    Should Brett Lee play county cricket?
    Lord's to host a tsunami relief game
    Lara omitted from first squad against South Africa...
    Rain or no rain, Australia continue to torment New...
    Domestic cricket competitions reach finale in Aust...
    ICC bowls Harbhajan a doosra and reports him again...
    Pakistan find Kumble too hot to handle at Eden Gar...



    RHS navbar photo source - Tc7

    Partnership between


    Creative Commons License
    Cricket 24x7 - All the cricket by V Ganesh & S Jagadish is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0 Unported License.