Suryakamumar Yadav smashing a six on first ball of his international career set a record for himself but his depart from the match has left netizens in a shock. The right-handed batsman toiled hard for more than a decade in domestic cricket, scored heavily without too many rewards. But Suryakumar kept working hard and proved his class on every possible opportunity before being finally rewarded with a maiden India call-up for the ongoing T20 series against England.
Cricketers like Virendar Sehwag, Wasim Jaffer along with twitteratis slammed the third umpire on internet as they believed that Dawid Malan while catching the shot touched the ball on the ground. Interestingly, he was given out in a controversial manner without any conclusive evidence. Third umpire gave the decision and Suryakumar had to depart with 28-ball 50.
Many reacted to the incident and bashed the third umpire for making a wrong decision.
Soon, #Suryakumar was trending on Twitter as netizens fiercely slammed the umpire and said it's clearly 'not-out'. In the video clip that went viral on social media the twitteratis clearly indicated Malan's hand touching the ground.
Reacting over the umpire's decision, Virender Sehwag sharing a blindfolded kid's picture wrote, "Third umpire while making that decision"
While Wasim Jaffer poetically took a jibe at the decision. He wrote, "Violets are blue, so is Sky, Dear @icc 'soft signal' why?"
Suryakumar's fan were disappointed a lot as the batsman beginning with an astonishing six went to smash 50 runs in 28 balls. Here are some of the reactions: