WC: ICC to probe Ponting rage episode

first_imgThe International Cricket Council (ICC) will investigate the controversy involving Australian captain Ricky Ponting , who had smashed an LCD TV in Ahmedabad during a World Cup Group A match against Zimbabwe .ICC General Manager Dave Richardson said that the game’s governing body would investigate the entire episode and take action if necessary.In a fit of rage after being run out during Monday’s game, Ponting had hurled his gloves on the LCD TV reducing it to pieces when the replay of his dismissal was being played on the screens.Denying the reports, Cricket Australia had termed them to be mere media exaggeration. The Gujarat Cricket Association had lodged an official complaint with the BCCI and ICC.last_img