- clash between Bangladesh and Sri Lanka players in T20 World Cup
- Land dispute between Liton Das and Lahira Kumara
- Umpire intervened and removed both the players
Controversy between Liton Das and Lahira Kumara
In the T20 World Cup match between Sri Lanka and Bangladesh, it was seen that no cricket lover would want to see it. Sri Lankan pacer Lahiru Kumara dismissed Bangladesh batsman Liton Das for 16 runs. It was the sixth over of the innings. Litt wanted to play a shot off Kumara’s ball but the ball did not hit the bat and Shanaka caught it.
The umpire intervened and released both the players.
As soon as Liton Das was out, Kumara ran to him and said something. After which the wicket-keeper batsman of Bangladesh did not like this thing and he also retaliated. After which there was a dispute between the two playpieces. Other batsmen and Sri Lankan players also ran. Liton Das also once showed the bat to Kumara.
Commentators were also hurt by the incident
The umpire also reached the spot. And removed both players. After which Das returned to the pavilion. The commentators were also upset with the incident and said, “You don’t want to see a cricket match like this.” Earlier, Sri Lanka captain Shanaka won the toss and decided to bowl first.