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Another super over ought to decide winner rather than boundaries: Sachin Tendulkar

Sachin Tendulkar on Tues supported a second super over to make a decision the winner rather than considering the boundary count if such a unprecedented scenario arises find it irresistible did within the World Cup final. 

In a gut-wrenching final at Lord's on Sunday, European country were adjudged the globe Cup winners on the idea of their superior boundary count 2} fours and two sixes to New Zealand's sixteen once each the regulation match and therefore the succeeding Super Over resulted in a tie."I feel there ought to be another super over to make a decision the winner, rather than considering the quantity of boundaries scored by each groups. Not simply in an exceedingly World Cup final. each game is vital. Like in soccer, once groups come in overtime, nothing else matters," Tendulkar told 100mb.Current and former cricketers together with Rohit Sharma, Gautam Gambhir and Yuvraj Singh, have questioned ICC's "ridiculous" rule on boundary count that set the globe Cup title.After table toppers Asian nation were knocked out of the globe Cup once losing the semi-final to New Seeland, skipper Virat Kohli had urged IPL-like playoffs rather than knockouts within the World Cup going forward.Asked if the globe Cup format must be modified within the knock out stages, Tendulkar said: "I suppose the 2 groups that end at the highest ought to undoubtedly have one thing going for them for having contend systematically through the tournament."

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