Ex-Bangladesh captain Shakib Al Hasan has come below fireplace after two horrible examples of umpire abuse.
Bangladesh all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan is in scorching water after throwing a pair of tantrums at umpiring choices whereas enjoying within the Dhaka Premier League.
Shakib, who’s a former captain of Bangladesh’s national team, was enjoying for Mohammedan Sporting Membership in opposition to Abahani Restricted when he blew his prime.
The primary incident occurred within the fifth over of Abahani’s run chase, when he was denied a wicket after a vociferous LBW enchantment. After the umpire gave his not-out name, Shakib charged in the direction of the official, earlier than kicking the stumps down.
Extremely he was not accomplished with the tantrums for the day, as soon as once more charging at an umpire simply an over later, earlier than pulling all three stumps out of the bottom and slamming them down onto the pitch.
The 34-year-old was closely criticised by numerous cricket journalists after footage of his tantrum went viral on social media.
“You can not do that,” tweeted United Information of Bangladesh reporter Saif Hasnat.
“Shakib fully misplaced his cool. Twice in a single recreation. Such a disgrace! Phrases fell brief to explain these.”
“That is horrendous behaviour,” tweeted Cricbuzz reporter Rob Johnston.
“Shakib Al Hasan must be given a big ban for this.”
It stays unclear whether or not Shakib will probably be sanctioned for the 2 incidents at all.
Shakib has beforehand damaged the stumps out of frustration at the worldwide stage as effectively, doing so after being dismissed throughout an Asia Cup recreation in opposition to Pakistan in 2016.
Thought of by most to be Bangladesh’s best cricketer of all-time and probably the greatest all-rounders within the recreation’s historical past, Shakib’s stellar profession has been shrouded by controversy of late.
He solely lately returned to the sport after serving a two-year ban for breaching the ICC’s Anti-Corruption Code.