POLL: Was R Ashwin right or wrong in 'Mankading' Jos Buttler?

Kings XI Punjab captain Ravichandran Ashwin has faced a barrage of criticism for running out Rajasthan Royals’ Jos Buttler when he saw the that the batsman was backing up too far during Match 4 of the IPL on Monday evening. While ‘Mankading’ a batsman is well within the rules of the game, it is universally considered to be against its spirit. Also, as several pointed out on social media, Ashwin had not warned Buttler even once before he chose to whip the bails off.

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