Tigers seemed to fall prey to another dubious umpiring as umpires turned down Tamim Iqbal’s claim of a catch during the clash between Bangladesh and England in the opening match of the ICC Champions Trophy 2017, on Thursday.
England were on 204-2 when Morgan chipped Mashrafe towards long-on, where Tamim ran in and swooped forward and seemed to take a tremendous low catch. He was confident that he held it clean.
But Morgan stayed around and the umpires went upstairs. Tamim raised the finger to give Morgan out and looked affronted that the umpires did not take his word and gave a soft signal of not out. He was even more affronted when the third umpire gave it not out.
Watch below how Morgan survives: