On Wednesday, Australian Test spinner Nathan Lyon had everyone in a bit of a tizz after he set off the fire alarm in a domestic four-day match between New South Wales and Queensland.
Umpires suspended play at the Allan Border Field with the whole of the Stuart Law Stand, the dressing room for both teams, the scorers and the media, according to an article on Cricket Australia's website (cricket.com.au).
"[The toast] popped up first and I wasn't happy so I put it back down and I got carried away watching the cricket", Lyon said.
"It happens every second week (at home), I reckon".
Lyon somehow saw the amusing side of it and said that Australian skipper Steven Smith has agreed to foot the bill for calling in the two fire-trucks.
Terex Corporation (TEX) Stake Lessened by Rothschild Investment Corp IL
Bancorp (NYSE:USB), stock is trading $56.61 above the 52-week high and has displayed a high EPS growth of 5.70% in last 5 years. Terex Corporation is a manufacturer of lifting and material processing products and services that deliver lifecycle solutions.
"There's a first for everything.I was getting a bit bored in the changerooms".
It is not the first time that in recent years evacuation had cause play to be halted.
New South Wales were well-poised at 110/4 with only 18 runs needed to win, and eventually won the match by 6 wickets once play resumed. It later turned out, though, that the fire alarm had a rather comical story to it.
Two fire trucks were brought into the ground and Lyon saw the funnier side of it. "Steve Smith already said he's going to cover it (the fire truck call-out fee)", he quipped.
- 'The Assassination of Gianni Versace' Trailer For Your Wednesday Viewing Pleasure
- Nuclear reactors unaffected by magnitude 5.4 natural disaster : KHNP
- Premier League survival is Newcastle's goal, says Jonjo Shelvey
- Doussain signe à Lyon — Stade Toulousain
- The Salesforce.com Inc. (CRM) Stock Rating Reaffirm by Morgan Stanley
- Greggs unveils its first-ever Advent calendar
- Wholesale inflation hits 6-month high due to food
- Les Australiens sont pour le mariage homosexuel
- Off-duty cop accused of pointing gun at women
- New Zealand announce squad for West Indies Test series