Top Cricket Moments of 2019
Here is the list of top Cricket Moments in 2019:
- England beat New Zealand in a thrilling final of the ICC Men's Cricket World Cup 2019 at Lords to lift the trophy for the first time.
- Mumbai Indians defeated Chennai Super Kings by 1 run in a last-ball thriller to become the 1st team to win the Indian Premier League for the 4th time.
- Bangladesh’s star cricketer Shakib Al Hasan has been handed over ban from all Cricket for two years by the ICC, after he accepted three charges of breaching the ICC Anti-Corruption Code.
- The International Cricket Council (ICC) suspended Zimbabwe after the country’s cricket board, Zimbabwe Cricket (ZC), was unable to keep out government's interference with the board's administration. However. In mid-October, The ICC has lifted Zimbabwe’s international ban following a board meeting in Dubai.
- ICC came up with a new law of Concussion Replacement on 1st Aug 2019. As per the new law, the replacements can bat and bowl in place of a player with concussion or suspected concussion.
- ICC World Test Championship came into effect from Ashes 2019
- India defeated Bangladesh in their first Day/Night Test at Eden Gardens in Kolkata.