Sachin Tendulkar calls on ICC to use of helmets to make mandatory. He has made this a big demand to the ICC to protect the batsmen.
Tendulkar calls on ICC to use of helmets to make mandatory
Mumbai: Former great Indian batsman Sachin Tendulkar has demanded from the International Cricket Council, the governing body of cricket. He said that it was mandatory for batsmen to wear helmets regardless of fast or spin bowling. In the recent Indian Premier League match played in Dubai, a throw thrown by Kings XI Punjab fielder Nicholas Puran hit the helmet of Vijay Shankar of Hyderabad after which he fell to the ground.
Commenting on the video of the incident. Tendulkar said that the game is getting faster day by day. But is it safe? Recently we saw an incident that could be very dangerous. He has demanded that regardless of whether the batsman is facing a spinner or a fast bowler. Helmet use should be made mandatory for batsmen at the professional level.
Sachin Tendulkar calls on ICC to use of helmets to make mandatory. Sure his this suggestion or demand will protect to the batsman from many injuries.