Watch: Is this the most bizarre run out on the cricket field?

first_imgThe Uganda vs Thailand match on Sunday in the ICC Women’s World T20 Qualifying tournament witnessed one of the most bizarre run-outs in world cricket.The throw which was aimed at the bowler’s end, hit the stumps at the striker’s end to effect a run-out.The incident took place in the third over when Nattakam Chantam played a shot down the ground and set off for a single. The Ugandan mid-on fielder quickly grabbed the ball and released it, aiming the stumps at the bowler’s end. However, the ball missed the target and went on to hit the the stumps at the striker’s end. As a result, Nattaya Boochatham who was running towards the wicket-keeper’s end was run out.One of the most bizarre run-outs you’ll ever see!Aimed at the bowler’s end, hit at the striker’s end! #UGAvTHA #WT20Q (@ICC) July 8, 2018Thailand eventually managed to score 67 in 20 overs at the loss of nine wickets. Nannapat Koncharoenkai top scored for the Asian side with 22 off 37 balls. Wickets were shared by six Ugandan bowers as Getrude Candiru and Immaculate Nakisuuyi took two wickets each.A victory in the match will give either sides a real chance of reaching the ICC Women’s World T20.Both team went into the match on the back of heavy defeats in the opening games.Uganda lost their first match against Scotland by nine wickets after they were bowled out for 43. Thailand lost their match to Ireland by seven wickets. The Thai women scored 92/7 in 20 overs as Ireland chased down the target with 22 balls remaining.advertisementlast_img

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