Pakistan’s flamboyant all-rounder Shahid Afridi will not be happy with the International Cricket Council (ICC) rule that bars umpires from taking caps from gamers throughout a match due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
The former Pakistan captain, who’s taking part in for Multan Sultans within the ongoing Pakistan Super League right here, was not comfortable on Tuesday night time when, throughout their match towards Peshawar Zalmi, the umpires refused to take his cap when he got here on to bowl.
“Dear ICC wondering why the umpires are not allowed to hold the bowler’s cap even though they are in the same bubble as the players and management and even shake hands at the end of the game?” he tweeted on Wednesday.
Dear @ICC questioning why the umpires usually are not allowed to maintain bowlers cap though they’re in the identical bubble because the gamers/administration and even shake fingers on the finish of the sport? 🤷♂️
— Shahid Afridi (@SAfridiOfficial) February 24, 2021
Some different gamers within the PSL have additionally expressed shock over the ICC rule which is being enforced due to the pandemic.