Leave the DRS to the umpires

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The main controversy has been around the DRS and its failings have emphasised flaws the ICC should have addressed long ago.

Firstly the Jonathan Trott lbw referral highlighted the absurd decision to allow the host broadcasters to play a part in the DRS. In Trott's case the operator was utilising Hot Spot for something else when suddenly the technology was required for a referral.

The DRS should always be the sole responsibility of the cricket boards; they should pay for and operate everything that's required for the decision-making process. Adjudication has nothing to do with the television coverage, which is there to provide entertainment for the viewers.

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DRS is a Joke

DRS is a Joke

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when s joker uses it it

when s joker uses it it becomes a joke! in champions trophy it was more than clear how DRS helps cricket. It is noth the problem of technology, it is a problem of the user. Much like the many here who comes with their mental probs when they get an internet connection

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funny Dhoni decided to use

funny Dhoni decided to use the 'joke'(DRS) to maximum during the champions trophy :D)))))))) cud've left it aside yeh??

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Well sure Indians are more

Well sure Indians are more afraid for any new theology adds to cricket since many Indians believes cricket is a one of their GOD’s game. It will be headache for BCCI for explain this simple DRS rules to their many followers, so no wonder many Indians are so afraid about the just to see the word “DRS”. It is more like Dracula Vs Sun light = India Vs DRS

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sachin : Dont call Ian

sachin : Dont call Ian Chappell a joker !! He is very experience cricketer, his writing is so good. BTW dont get angry,that's not good for health and may create depression, this is not a big issue. I mean DRS !!! LOL

Uppercut_7 : MSD was testing the technology, who know how many new flaws may come with DRS. Its can only gets into trash !!! Ashes may prove that :D))

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