Ravi Shastri feels DRS can be used for 'howlers'
Ravi Shastri feels DRS can be used for 'howlers'

 India cricketers' stance on the Decision Review System (DRS) seem to be softening with the national team director Ravi Shastri saying that the technology can be used in the event of "howlers".

Dilip Vengsarkar bats for DRS after howlers in Tests Down Under
Dilip Vengsarkar bats for DRS after howlers in Tests Down Under

A slew of howlers by umpires in the ongoing India-Australia cricket Test series Down Under has convinced former captain Dilip Vengsarkar to come out in support of the Decision Review System (DRS), a technology whose use has been consistently opposed by BCCI.

Debate on Decision Review System rages on
Debate on Decision Review System rages on

 The use of Decision Review System (DRS) has been a hot topic of discussion since Indian team's refusal to use it. It once again came in to the limelight on the third day of the first Commonwealth Bank Test between India and Australia here Thursday.

No DRS for India-Australia Test series
No DRS for India-Australia Test series

With India continuing its criticism of the Decision Review System in its current form, the technology will not be used in the four-Test series against Australia, starting in Adelaide from Tuesday.

India vs England: Gavaskar slams Indian cricketers for meek surrender

Former captain Sunil Gavaskar Sunday slammed the Indian cricketers for their embarrassing innings defeat in the fourth Test at Old Trafford, saying that they showed "no backbone" to fight against a "persistent" England side.

Pakistan slip after Kumar Sangakkara`s double ton in Galle

Veteran Kumar Sangakkara hit a 200-plus score for the 10th time to light up the fourth day`s play in the first Test between Sri Lanka and Pakistan in Galle Saturday.

Mahendra Singh Dhoni again points out DRS flaw

Indian cricket team captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni has once again pointed to the flaws that exist in the present Decision Review System (DRS), saying that India continues to be a victim of it, and therefore, is reluctant to accept it.

India may implement DRS sooner than later

India may be ready to accept more responsibility for improving the decision review system (DRS) as part of their new leadership role in the International Cricket Council (ICC).

ICC testing new review system in Pak-Sri Lanka Test series

The International Cricket Council (ICC) is reportedly trialling a new review system, called Officiating Replay System (ORS), in which a non-match umpire is provided with direct replays during a match, during the ongoing Test series between Sri Lanka and Pakistan in the UAE.

BCCI not to change DRS stance despite Kohli`s controversial dismissal: Gavaskar

Indian batting legend and commentator Sunil Gavaskar said that the Indian cricket board would not change their controversial view on the non-use of the Decision Review System (DRS) despite lynchpin batsman Virat Kohli being given out caught behind to the first ball of the final day at Kingsmead on Monday.

ICC trials officiating replay system in cricket

Cricket`s governing body on Friday furthered its process of improving the much-debated decision review system by providing direct replays to a non-match umpire, a trial also experimented earlier this year.

DRS in the spotlight again after Root`s dismissal

The International Cricket Council`s controversial decision review system was in the spotlight again on the second day of the third Ashes Test at the WACA Ground on Saturday.

Graeme Smith backs use of DRS despite `extra pressure` on captaincy

South African Test captain Graeme Smith has said that the use of technology adds extra pressure on the captaincy in cricket but it definitely has advantages.

Shane Watson to use DRS `more sparingly` in winter Ashes due to `unflattering success rate`

Australian all-rounder Shane Watson has admitted that he would be more careful about using the Decision Review System.

Real-time Snicko, Hot Spot may make `surprise` last-minute entry in winter Ashes

The real-time Snickometer, which is the latest technology gizmo of cricket, may reportedly make a `surprise` late-entry into the game`s DRS in the winter Ashes series.

New ICC rule to hold captain responsible for ball tampering

The captain of a team will be held responsible in an international match instead of the culprit, if an umpire discovers ball tampering, according to new ICC rules.

ICC made DRS from bad to worse with new review rule: Andrew McDonald

Former Australian Test cricketer Andrew McDonald has indicated that the ICC has made the Decision Review System (DRS) from `bad to worse` with its resolution to add two reviews after 80 overs in an innings during Test matches from October 1.

ICC`s member nations to review DRS following Ashes fiasco

The controversial DRS will reportedly be reviewed in a meeting of the chief executives of the cricket boards of ICC`s member nations in Dubai next week.

Ex-ICC president Ehsan Mani backs DRS

Former ICC president Ehsan Mani has backed the decision of the sport`s governing body to persist with the DRS, which according to him has helped in reducing the mistakes of umpires.

ICC stick with Hot Spot for final Ashes Tests

Cricket`s Hot Spot system will be used in the final two Tests of the ongoing Ashes series, the International Cricket Council (ICC) said Thursday, despite controversy over its use and cheating claims.