Shane Warne, Mark Waugh, Aakash Chopra Fuming About the Umpiring Standards During Ashes 2019 Day 1
Mark Waugh, Shane Warne & umpires (Photo Credits: Getty)

For a long time now, the umpiring standards in the matches have been under the scanner. Even during the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019, there were many occasions that the players were subjected to wrong decisions. The Day 1 of the Ashes 2019 which is currently underway at the Edgbaston Cricket Ground. According to the netizens, there were six decisions that went wrong during the day one of the Ashes 2019. Australia won the toss and elected to bat first. Steve Smith Mocked by Fans During 1st Ashes 2019 Test; England Supporters Spotted Wearing Masks of Him Shedding Tears After Ball-Tampering Fiasco.

Aleem Dar and Joel Wilson are the on-field umpires and it all started off with the wicket of David Warner who was adjudged out by an LBW. The review was not taken. But the chain of wrong decisions went on. This surely did not go down well with Shane Warne, Mark Waugh, Aakash Chopra, Mohammad Kaif and the other netizens. Check out their tweets below: David Warner Gets Booed After his Dismissal, Fans Show Sandpaper to the Australian Opener During the 1st Ashes 2019 Test (Watch Video).

Mark Waugh sounds really annoyed.

Shane Warne.

Michael Vaughan.

Mohammad Kaif.

Andrew Miller.

Talking about the game, Australia had won the toss and elected to bat. Despite losing early wickets, Steve Smith stood tall and has been battling for the side. The team lost the openers in the first 10 overs. David Warner and Cameron Bancroft departed on two and eight. Usman Khawaja got out on 13, Travis Head on 35. Matthew Wade departed on 1, skipper Tim Paine on 5. For now, the visitors have lost eight wickets with Steve Smith still batting on 66 runs.