Groundsmen tampering with the pitch at Lord’s [WATCH the Video]
Kevin Pietersen allegedly spotted one of the groundsmen tampering with the pitch. The Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) has issued an apology, after Kevin Pietersen spotted one of the groundsmen allegedly tampering with the Lord’s pitch on third day of the second Test match between England and India.
Pietersen, who is working as a commentator for Sky Sports, spotted the groundsman dragging his right foot in line of the stumps while sweeping one side of the pitch, during the lunch interval.
The English cricketer posted the video of groundsman, Shane Doherty, seen dragging his foot, on social networking site Instagram with a caption “UNBELIEVABLE!!!!!!!”. Doherty was also approached by fourth umpire David Millns later.
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