Usman Khwaja's controversial dismissal heavily criticised on Twitter

Aug 02, 2013, 09:25 IST | A Correspondent

Former players react furiously at the way Usman Khawaja was given out in third Ashes Test

Kevin Rudd“I’ve just sat down to watch the test. That was one of the worst cricket umpiring decisions I have ever seen” - Kevin Rudd, Australian PM



 Iain O'Brien“Don’t blame the DRS for that. Blame the numpty 3rd umpire. Poor!” - Iain O’Brien


Michael Holding“How is it out? Is it LBW?” - Michael Holding


Tom Moody“Usman Khawaja has every right to knock on the umpires door over lunch & just ask how?” - Tom Moody


Shane WarneThere was daylight between bat and ball - there was no Hotspot and no noise. The only noise was when the bat hit his pad. That’s a shocker — that’s an absolute shocking decision. That is a ridiculous decision - Shane Warne


Dean Jones“Now that’s bullshit !!! Sorry ... Now you all know why I hate DRS! Bullshit” - Dean Jones


Alec Stewart“That is a ridiculous decision by both the on & off field umpires. DRS creating yet more controversy. Any wonder players don’t walk!” - Alec Stewart


 Aakash Chopra“DRS was introduced to eradicate the human howlers... humans are out to prove that no technology can eliminate human errors” - Aakash Chopra

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