Bowler who threw ball to boundary to deny batsman maiden ton apologises


A club bowler has apologised for his poor sportsmanship after throwing the ball to the boundary to deny an opposition player a maiden century.

Instead of bowling, Purnell’s Decland Redwood left Minehead batsman Jay Darrell on 98 not out by sending the ball to the boundary to give Minehead the five runs they needed to win.

Redwood, who was banned for nine games by the Somerset Cricket League, said in a statement