A BCCI official said Menon's family has coronavirus cases and that is the reason behind the pull out. Nitin's mother and wife have tested positive for coronavirus and that is why he had to pull out.
'If we can give our best performances when we are under pressure, that is the true reflection of how strong we are mentally,' says the umpire
The incident occurred in the fourth over, when Stokes was found to have applying saliva on the ball and promptly the on-field umpires Nitin Menon and Virender Sharma warned skipper Jos Buttler
There were initial hiccups but thereafter the Indian umpires proved the critics wrong
Kohli was heard complaining to the umpires on the fourth day of the match on Monday. India lost by 227 runs on Sunday.
Nitiin Menon made an error by declaring a run short for Kings XI from square leg after he felt that Chris Jordan did not ground the bat inside while running between the wickets
Our umpires only get either under-19 or Women’s World Cup but not beyond that. There is a need to give opportunities to the Indian umpires, says the former international umpire