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Twitter reacts as Jason Roy knocks down umpire after scoring century

THE ASIAN AGE
Published : Jun 9, 2019, 4:23 pm IST
Updated : Jun 9, 2019, 4:23 pm IST

Umpire Wilson took a bit of time to recover from the clash against Roy but looked perfectly fine in no time.

Roy has been in sensational form lately. He was also in sublime form against Pakistan in the recent ODI series. (Photo: PTI)
 Roy has been in sensational form lately. He was also in sublime form against Pakistan in the recent ODI series. (Photo: PTI)

Mumbai: Jason Roy completed his century against Bangladesh in a very unusual way. Roy was ecstatic after scoring his century and hit bumped into umpire Joel Wilson while running toward's the non-striker's end. Jason Roy took a moment to make sure that umpire Wilson was alright.

Wilson took a bit of time to recover from the clash against Roy but looked perfectly fine in no time.

 

Roy has been in sensational form lately. He was also in sublime form against Pakistan in the recent ODI series. England lost the toss and was put to bat first by Bangladesh. But both the openers ensured that England got off to a good start in the match.

Twitter erupted after this incident as many posts were shared mentioning Roy's mishap with the umpire.

Here are some of the tweets:

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