ICC approves changes to run-out, bat dimension, sending-off laws

Following its annual meeting late in May, the International Cricket Council has recommended the adoption of a number of changes to be made to the Laws of cricket.

According to the recommendations, there will be restrictions in place on bat dimensions, changes will be made to the run-out rule and umpires will be empowered to send players off the field in case of serious incidents of misconduct.

With the new recommendations in place, the bat dimensions (the thickness of edges and depth of bat) will be - an edge limit of 40mm and bat depth of 67mm (60mm for the depth plus an allowance of 7mm for a possible curve on the face of the bat).

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