Lapses and mistakes during the recently concluded world cup final revealed

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Sometimes many facts get revealed during the post-match investigations. Some criticism and comments have got fired up after the recently concluded world cup final between England and New Zealand. It is true that unlike the previous finals. This match was highly tensed and ended in a tight finish. The keenly contested match also had some lapses at the end.
The umpires made an “error of judgement” in awarding six runs, instead of five, to England for the overthrow that hit Ben Stokes’ bat and ran to the boundary, says Simon Taufel, confirming the story that media broke right after the World Cup 2019 final. Currently part of the MCC’s laws sub-committee that makes the rules governing cricket, Taufel told The Age and Sydney Morning Herald that England should have been awarded five runs, not six.

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