In a match between Rajasthan Royals and Kings XI Punjab, Ashwin did ‘Mankind Runout‘ to Jos Buttler of Rajasthan Royals, since then, he is being condemned on every side.
There is a shadow on the whole of the IPL, due to which people are noticeable on every small activity happening in the series. In the meantime, in a match between Rajasthan Royals and Kings XI Punjab, Ashwin got run out of Jos Buttler of Rajasthan Royals, after which he got scratched from all sides. Many experts described it as contrary to the game spirit.
What is the whole case?
It was actually that Kings XI captain Ashwin was bowling and Jose Buttler of the Rajasthan Royals was on the non-striker end. Butler was playing a key innings for his team. In the meantime, Ashwin ran to bowl the last ball of his over, Ashwin crossed the umpire that Butler got out of his crease. After which Ashwin blew up the non-striker end of Ashwin. Ashwin’s appeal was accepted by the umpire for the wicket and Butler was out. Butler scored 69 runs in 43 balls. In this innings, he made 10 fours and two sixes. This runout is called Mankind Runout.
Ashwin in controversy
Ashwin has been criticized for having dismissed Butler in such a way. Many veterans have described it as contrary to game spirit.
What happens Mankind?
In it, the batters standing on the non-striker end are run out before bowlers throw the ball. In this, when the bowler feels that the non-striker is coming out before the crease, he can blow the striker’s ends and throw the non-striker out. It does not have a ball record but the wicket falls.
How did it start?
The first wicket was taken by Venu Mankad. He was dismissed for Australia batsman Bill Brown. This incident is of 13 December 1947. Mankind was bowling and when he got out of the crease, Brown was run out. He dismissed Brown for the second time on that tour against Australia-XI. This was followed by a lot of criticism in the Australian media and it was said to be contrary to the game spirit. But the then-Australian captain Don Bradman supported it.