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Third umpire decision for Umar Akmal declared doubtful

ADELAIDE: Pakistani batsman Umar Akmal dismissal of catch by third umpire declared doubtful by match commentators as they said that device used to monitor  did not show the voice that ball touched Umar Akmal bat.

After the dismissal Pakistan faced with difficult situation as Umar Akmal was third player who was sent pavilion just adding one runs on score board.

The commentators said that it is rule of ICC that if doubt arises its benefits goes to the in favor of the batsman but third umpire declared him out.

Earlier on Saturday ICC has accepted its third umpire blunder in written statment in Australia and England match.

But it looked that third umpires did not take notice of it and another player was declared out in presence of doubt.