In the 31st match of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022, Lucknow Super Giants lost by 18 runs against Royal Challengers Bangalore. In this match, Lucknow was on the way to victory but some poor umpiring and the wicket of Marcus Stoinis took the team away from the target. Stoinis was dismissed by Josh Hazlewood, giving Bangalore a big breakthrough. There was a lot of drama on the field at the time of the wicket. After being dismissed, Stoinis lost his cool on the middle ground and was seen abusing in the live match. This video of Stoinis is becoming quite viral on social media.
This matter is of the 19th over of the innings of Lucknow Super Giants. Actually the first ball was clearly looking wide, which the umpire did not give wide. Stoinis also appeared quite annoyed at this. After this, on the very next ball, Hazlewood clean bowled Stoinis. After being bowled, he looked very angry and was seen abusing towards the pavilion. The Australian batsman’s voice was captured in the stump mic.
Stoinis felt that the first ball of the over in which he was dismissed was wide, but the umpire did not give it wide. This is the reason why he was forced to come out and play the shot on the next ball and he lost his wicket. Stoinis played an innings of 24 runs in 15 balls with the help of two fours and a six.