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Old July 27, 2018, 10:30 AM
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Originally Posted by Shadow
I don't think the rule is fine because it shouldn't be a dot ball. The batsman knowing it isn't out will attempt to take a run given that the ball doesn't go straight to the fielder.
There was no run when the decision was given; and when the ball was declared dead, hence it was justified to be a dot ball. Similarly you can't have the boundary because the decision was given prior to the ball hitting the boundary rope. The ball was dead before the ball hit the ropes.
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