The law says that the batsman is out only if "but for the interception, the ball would have hit the wicket". It does not say "would have hit the wicket with a probability of at least 70%".
By Amey Pasari On September 16, 2021 12:56 IST. Image Courtesy:KusalJPerera/Twitter. On Thursday, Sri Lankan Cricketing Board officially announced that Kusal Perera is now doubtful about participating in this year’s T20 World Cup after sustaining a hamstring injury during the third T20 against South Africa. He is very important and a key player for their nation as it will be very difficult for the selectors to choose his replacement.
That is partly why the laws of the game always give the benefit of the doubt to the batsman. Cricket is a batsman's game because its rules were made to favor Gentlemen, who did most of the batting..... Also, I would like to add that benefit of doubt is still given to Batsman because taking a wicket or getting a batsman out is very valuable.
The benefit of doubt is always given to batsman and not to bowler or a fielder is because the bowler can get many chances in the match to get the batsman out again but the batsman has only one chance. If he is given out then his innings is over for that match.
Contrary to general perception there is no law, rule or playing condition in cricket that states the batsmen’s right to the benefit of the doubt. The benefit of the doubt is a premise based on ...
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“Without a shadow of a doubt,” he said after the second day’s play on Thursday, 27 December, when asked if the target was defendable. “If you look at the first innings, we had South Africa at 43/4. If we’d bowled well to the two new batsmen, we could have got them out for an even lower score.