May 29, 2020 8:42 am
Anil Kumble, who led the ICC Cricket Committee that decided to ban the use of saliva as a part of health safety protocol, ruled out the possibility of allowing an external substance.
May 24, 2020 2:00 pm
The Anil Kumble-led panel recommended a ban on saliva to minimise the risk of infection. On Friday, the ICC, in its guidelines for resumption of the game, also suggested a bar on the practice.
May 24, 2020 11:41 am
The Anil Kumble-led ICC cricket committee has recommended banning the use of saliva to shine the ball when play resumes. The ICC has also barred the practice in its guidelines for resumption of cricket.
May 10, 2020 2:13 pm
Though social distancing is possible in cricket to a certain extent, other sports will find it tougher when sporting action resumes, said Gautam Gambhir.
May 05, 2020 1:11 pm
Marnus Labuschagne admitted that it would be strange if the practice is banned as the action has become a habit for the ball shiners on the field.
April 28, 2020 9:02 am
The West Indies great also questioned the ICC for shifting its stand on the issue by allowing foreign substance instead of saliva or sweat.