India accepts modified version of DRS

India accepts modified version of DRS

India said it had agreed to accept a modified version of the controversial Umpire Decision Review System, bringing to an end a row which threatened to tear apart international cricket.



By (AFP)

Published: Mon 27 Jun 2011, 3:56 PM

Last updated: Mon 6 Apr 2015, 6:34 PM

The International Cricket Council’s chief executives’ committee unanimously agreed at its Hong Kong conference to make DRS mandatory in all international Tests and one-day matches, India’s cricket authorities announced.

“The BCCI has always expressed its willingness to embrace technology, for the betterment of the game,” said Narayanaswami Srinivasan, the president-elect of the Board of Control for Cricket in India, in a statement posted on its website.


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