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England's World Cup win officially so banterous the rules have had to change

Posted On: 15 Oct 2019   |   Posted By: Cricket365

The International Cricket Council has announced the daft boundary countback rule by which England won that ridiculous World Cup final back in July is to be scrapped.
In a very important decision the ICC have confirmed that, in 400 years or so when the World Cup final is next tied after a Super Over, they will instead just keep playing Super Overs until they get a winner. It is undeniably a much better solution to a problem that will almost certainly never crop up again. The stable door has been shut impeccably as Eoin Morgan gallops happily into the distance, the World Cup trophy tucked under his arm. Enduring image.
Morgan's men secured a first World Cup triumph by the barest of all margins at Lord's in July, when both sides had been tied at 241 runs following the regulation 50 overs each.
England then went on to make 15 in their six-ball shoot-out, which was matched by New Zealand, meaning the hosts were crowned world champions after having scored more boundaries during the match.
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