Indore, July 25
Former BCCI umpire Rajiv Risodkar has translated the Laws of Cricket into Hindi, which have been uploaded on the web site of the Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC).
The MCC is the custodian of cricket legal guidelines.
“It is a matter of delight for the Madhya Pradesh Cricket Association (MPCA) that the Hindi translation of the Laws of Cricket (The 2017 code 2nd Edition 2019) framed by MCC is now obtainable on the official web site of this prestigious membership.
“The translation has been done by Risodkar,” MPCA’s honorary secretary, Sanjeev Rao mentioned on Friday.
Risodkar, 58, served because the BCCI umpire from 1997-2016.
Presently, he’s a BCCI Level three umpire educator and within the final twenty years, has skilled many umpires.
“Traditionally, the language of cricket rules is considered as English. On the proposal of BCCI, I translated these rules into Hindi so that it can reach as many people as possible in this cricket-crazy nation,” mentioned Risodkar.
He expressed hope that it’s going to additionally profit numerous Hindi-speaking umpires and people giving coaching on this discipline, to whom the principles in English are arduous to grasp.
He mentioned it took practically a month for him to finish the duty.
The Lord’s-based MCC was established in 1787 and since then it’s shouldering the accountability of framing legal guidelines for cricket. PTI