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IPL 2019: Jos Buttler says he was distracted in next two matches because of 'mankading' incident against Kings XI Punjab
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IPL 2019: Jos Buttler says he was distracted in next two matches because of 'mankading' incident against Kings XI Punjab

The England batsman, playing for Rajasthan Royals in the IPL, was run out for 69 on 25 March by Kings XI Punjab skipper Ravichandran Ashwin as he backed up.

IPL 2019: Jos Buttler seeks clarity on 'Mankading' law; says grey area over a bowler releasing the ball creates confusion
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IPL 2019: Jos Buttler seeks clarity on 'Mankading' law; says grey area over a bowler releasing the ball creates confusion

Jos Buttler has broken his silence after falling victim to a controversial 'Mankad' dismissal in the Indian Premier League (IPL), calling for clarity in the laws of the game.

IPL 2019, RR vs KXIP: A look at Ravichandran Ashwin, Jos Buttler and the grey area of 'spirit of cricket' in Mankading
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IPL 2019, RR vs KXIP: A look at Ravichandran Ashwin, Jos Buttler and the grey area of 'spirit of cricket' in Mankading

Jos Buttler has now been 'Mankaded' twice in his senior competitive career while Ravichandran Ashwin has hit the 'Bull's Eye' in his second attempt after an aborted one seven years back.

Ajmal ban: A list of leading bowlers reported for illegal actions in the past
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Ajmal ban: A list of leading bowlers reported for illegal actions in the past

Here's a list of Leading bowlers who have been reported for illegal actions in international cricket following Pakistan off-spinner Saeed Ajmal's suspension.

ICC bans Sri Lanka spinner Senanayake for illegal action
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ICC bans Sri Lanka spinner Senanayake for illegal action

Tests revealed he exceeded the allowed 15-degree flex in four deliveries considered to be suspect during the fourth match at Lord's.

'Mankading' raises debate on spirit of cricket once again
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'Mankading' raises debate on spirit of cricket once again

The dismissal falls within law 42.15, which states: "The bowler is permitted, before releasing the ball and provided he has not completed his usual delivery swing, to attempt to run out the non-striker.

Senanayake booed by crowd after 'Mankading' Buttler
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Senanayake booed by crowd after 'Mankading' Buttler

England batsman Jos Buttler was the victim of a rarely-enforced cricket rule when he was controversially run out while backing-up at the non-striker's end during the final one-day international against Sri Lanka at Edgbaston on Tuesday.

Stunning Stats: Herath's record-breaking acts
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Stunning Stats: Herath's record-breaking acts

Statistical highlights of the World Twenty20 Championship match played between New Zealand and Sri Lanka.