NBA team owners unanimously approved two changes to instant replay
rules on Tuesday that will allow a coach's challenge and other video reviews triggered by the NBA Replay
The FA will extend the present VAR trial that has been running at Premier League grounds since the FA Cup third round at the two semis at Wembley, allowing fans to see the replays
that the Video Assistant Referee will see on the big screens at the stadium.
in MLB add a little more than 20 seconds on average to each game.
The decision to scrap fifthround replays
from the 2019/20 season was made earlier this year in order to create space in the calendar for a mid-winter break from February 2020 onward.
Starting today, users will be able to share a replay
of their live video to Instagram Stories for 24 hours.
And even those senior refs who do want video replays
admit that the trial stages would be chaotic.
But the decision last week to do away with quarter-final replays
is simply laughable, so too the justification that it will "help ease English football's congested fixture schedule".
The FA Cup is special and to do away with the replays
would be to downgrade it once again.
Hibs, Hearts, Kilmarnock and Rangers chose not to risk the wrath of UEFA by making moves to televise their replays
live against action from the Turn to Page 65 From Back Page Champions League.
But players' union chief Higgins believes they may be the last replays
is an integral part of the modern sports broadcasting experience.
The club says it will cooperate with an Premier League investigation after replays
of the incident were shown on the big screens at the Liberty Stadium during Monday night's match.