Sydney Sixers batsman Jordan Silk joined the pavilion due to poor umpiring. Fans expressed their anger on social media.
The season of controversies is underway in the Big Bash League. It is known that two controversies have already gone viral on the net. Before these were settled, another dispute arose. This controversy came out in the match between Sydney Sixers and Melbourne Stars. Sydney Sixers need 2 runs from the last 3 balls to win the match. But then a big drama happened. Sydney Sixers batsman Jordan Silk was forced to the pavilion due to poor umpiring. Melbourne Stars captain Adam Zampa took a review on Sydney Sixers batsman Jordan Silk. This review clearly shows that there is a proper gap between the bat and the ball. But, the snickometer showed a spike.
Exploding jokes on umpires..
Despite the gap between bat and ball, Sydney Sixers batsman Jordan Silk made it to the pavilion due to a spike in the sneakometer. After that the batsman was also surprised to see this video. Jordan Silk was declared as the third umpire out. However, fans on social media protested against the umpire’s decision. Social media fans are constantly voicing their opinion on the poor umpiring in the Big Bash. Jokes are being made in the name of umpiring in the Big Bash League. At the same time, former Indian cricketer Akash Chopra and Kiwis all-rounder Jimmy Neesham tweeted about it.
Sydney Sixers win over Melbourne Stars
Why have the technology if it’s not used correctly?
“I’m not sure how they’ve come up with that (given out)” says Jordan Silk. pic.twitter.com/Kp66DWlhO3
— Henry Moeran (@henrymoeranBBC) January 6, 2023
On the other hand, talking about this match, Sydney Sixers beat Melbourne Stars by 6 wickets. Batting first, Melbourne Stars scored 173 runs for 5 wickets in 20 overs. With this, Sydney Sixers had to score 174 runs in 20 overs. Sydney Sixers were bowled out for 176 runs in 19.5 overs. However, Jordan Silk’s dismissal has become a topic of discussion on social media. However, Sydney Sixers batsman James Vince was selected as the player of the match in this match. James Vince scored an unbeaten 91 off 59 balls.
— Julien Stoldt (@Jcstoldt) January 6, 2023
Here’s the image. Check the image on the left and tell me how that’s out? Jordan Silk made the same point in the interview. Below average stuff from the comms & 3rd umpire to not even see this.
I would have lost it if I was in the Sixers’ dugout. pic.twitter.com/bhc69u2o6W
— Jeet Vachharajani🏏 (@Jeetv27) January 6, 2023
— Mr. A🏏 (@cricdrugs) January 6, 2023
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