GIF: Hashim Amla Bowled While Kneeling Down in Bizarre Dismissal

Mark PattersonUK Staff WriterDecember 21, 2013

JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA - DECEMBER 19: Hashim Amla of South Africa evades a bouncer during day 2 of the 1st Test match between South Africa and India at Bidvest Wanderers Stadium on December 19, 2013 in Johannesburg, South Africa. (Photo by Duif du Toit/Gallo Images/Getty Images)
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Hashim Amla's dismissal to Mohammed Shami in the second innings of the first Test of South Africa against India was remarkable, with the batsman ducking a delivery which ended up clean-bowling him.

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Amla is currently ranked second on the ICC's list of Test batsmen, and is one of the game's best players.

But this was a rare misjudgement—despite the pitch offering some uneven bounce, it was still a remarkable way to go.