Video: Beautiful bowling or just poor batting? Brilliant slower ball from Chris Cairns
Not known for his batting skills, Chris Read was one of those breed of specialist wicket-keepers who found it hard to adjust to the demands of being a firm footed batsman too.
Here, in a beautiful deception of a slower ball, New Zealand’s Chris Cairns bowls gives the Englishman an unexpected surprise. Read, unable to spot a slower one, ducks and has his stumps disturbed: