From Excessive Sunlight to Bee Attacks: Bizarre Reasons Why Cricket Matches Came to a Halt

Published: 10 February, 2019 15:00 IST

In the recent ODI series between India and New Zealand, the game was halted due to an unusual reason. Shikhar Dhawan apparently complained of discomfort caused by the sun's rays. That's when the umpires asked the players to walk off the field and resume later. While this is the first time a match has been paused due to 'excessive sunlight', in the past, the game has been delayed due to various strange reasons