Aleem Dar

  • We discussed taking players off due to lightning: Broad 23-03-2014 10:52 AM

    England cricket captain Stuart Broad said he and New Zealand counterpart Brendon McCullum considered taking their players off the field due to fears they could be struck by lightning in their World Twenty20 clash on Saturday. Heavy rain forced the players off after 5.2 overs of New Zealand's innings, with...
  • Rain washes out first ODI between England and Australia 06-09-2013 07:43 PM

    Leeds: The first one-day international between England and Australia in Leeds was washed out on Friday, as heavy and persistent rain flooded the ground and ruined any chance of play. Umpires Aleem Dar and Richard Illingworth had little option but to abandon hopes of any play taking place after inspecting...
  • Michael Clarke's warning to umpire ends bitter Ashes 26-08-2013 08:38 AM

    Skipper Michael Clarke told umpire Aleem Dar not to touch him as the fifth and final Ashes Test ended in an acrimonious draw, Australian media revealed Monday. Clarke's exchange with the umpires hit the headlines after bad light ended England's dramatic late bid to run down the target set by...
  • The Ashes: ICC admits umpires made seven errors, but defends DRS 16-07-2013 07:48 PM

    Dubai: The International Cricket Council (ICC) has come out in support of the controversial Decision Review System (DRS), which was not found consistent, during the Trent Bridge Test between England and Australia. The ICC conducted a review of the decisions and said that DRS has improved by 5.5 percent since...
  • Has ball changing cost Aleem Dar Champions Trophy final? 22-06-2013 07:41 PM

    Birmingham: Aleem Dar has apparently lost the opportunity of officiating Sunday's Champions Trophy final after his role in the changing the ball during England's defeat to Sri Lanka at the group stage. The three-time ICC's best umpire of the year has been demoted to the fourth umpire's position for the...
  • ICC confirms umpires for Champions Trophy semi-finals 18-06-2013 08:34 PM

    London: The International Cricket Council (ICC) announced on Tuesday the umpires and match officials for the Champions Trophy semi-finals. For hosts England's match against South Africa at The Oval in London on Wednesday, the on-field umpires will be Sri Lanka's Kumar Dharmasena and Australia's Rod Tucker, with Tucker's compatriot Bruce...
  • Aleem Dar brushes off retirement calls 29-11-2012 09:21 PM

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  • Shane Warne panders to Indians: Inzamam 28-11-2012 09:23 PM

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