Kumar Dharmasena, one of the on-field umpires during the 2019 World Cup final between England and New Zealand, was criticised for his controversial awarding of six overthrows, instead of five, to England which swung the match in their favour.
Sri Lankan umpire Kumar Dharamsena's controversial decision to give six runs to England's total, instead of five, from a deflected overthrow effectively sealed the faith for New Zealand in the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 final
The overthrow rules drew MCC's attention after New Zealand were left to rue a last-over overthrow that went for four after getting a deflection of Ben Stokes' bat to help England take the 2019 World Cup final into Super Over and eventually lift the trophy via boundary count.
Plenty has been said and written about Ben Stokes, his bizarre six runs and the Super Over, but a lot of the finer details of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 final between England and New Zealand were lost amid the noise. We take a look at five exceptional things you might have missed
MS Dhoni's run out during the first semi-final of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 became one of the biggest talking points after fans shared video proof, claiming that the legendary cricketer was run-out on a no-ball
ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Chasing a target of 240 runs, Ravindra Jadeja and MS Dhoni did their best, but once they were out, India were found wanting in yet another big game. Here are five reasons why India lost to New Zealand