- Sep 21, 2012
- Parish, Francis
- AFL Club
- Other Teams
- Piggy Smith, SFG, Heat, Raiders
My undestanding of the rule is that it has to be done before he enters his delivery stride - I would argue that in this case the bowler had entered it and therefore Butler was entitled to do what he did and should have been given not out as a result.
To me that looks like he elects to pull out as he passes the stumps and just plants his front foot as normal out of habit