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Mankading row: Don't see need for anyone to be doing it, says Trent Boult

The New Zealand pacer said his team is in good spirit after a winning start this season

Trent Boult

Trent Boult behind the wickets at a promotional event in Delhi

Erick Massey New Delhi
Delhi Capitals pacer Trent Boult has a view about Kings XI Punjab captain R Ashwin’s dismissal of Rajasthan Royals batsman Jos Butler on Tuesday: chuck the controversy and move on.

"Pretty interesting to say it happened, I think IPL tournament is itself so exciting, with amazing cricket being played and best of the best are on show in the tournament, so, we should stick to cricket in the right spirits," he said on Thursday about the dismissal known in the game as Mankading.

"I don't really see too much need for anyone to be doing that (mankading) but I'm sure

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First Published: Mar 28 2019 | 6:16 PM IST

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