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I was hoping time-travel would be invloved
the whole thing is a farce.
It's the amount of money they generate as a bloc.
Some people certainly feel that the teams from the subcontinent hold too much sway...whilst the governing boards of the Asian countries probably feel they don't have enough...
Some decisions made by the ICC and indeed PCB are beyond me altogether, see about a million instances of Shoaib Akhtar and a couple from Mohammad Asif.
that was an excellent shot
sevety four for two
they have fine leg very wiiiiide
and now it's time for drinks
Bumble is at it again
about the reversal of this decision. It DOESN'T set any precedents. It is a one-off event, and the rules have now been changed to avoid a repeat incident.
Holding is being melodramatic.
I don't think it's odd at all...
If the Pakistan cricket team did the whole thing as a protest at allegations of cheating and, in their eyes, racism, then the result is an utter irrelevance. Winning is not the issue whatsoever. Nor is drawing, or losing.
But, in any case, surely the ICC have much more pressing matters re: Zimbabwe than the non-result of a test match which resulted in this due to a hissy fit, nearly two years ago?
"The batsmans Holding, the bowlers Willy"