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  • Sri Lanka fined for maintaining slow overrate November 22, 2013

    Dubai: Sri Lanka captain Dinesh Chandimal was fined 20 per cent of his match fee while his teammates were docked 10 per cent of their earnings for maintaining a slow overrate during the team's Twenty20 International against New Zealand in Pallekele. "Sri Lanka has been fined for maintaining a slow overrate...
  • ICC confirms umpires for Champions Trophy semifinals June 18, 2013

    London: The International Cricket Council (ICC) announced on Tuesday the umpires and match officials for the Champions Trophy semifinals. For hosts England's match against South Africa at The Oval in London on Wednesday, the onfield umpires will be Sri Lanka's Kumar Dharmasena and Australia's Rod Tucker, with Tucker's compatriot Bruce Oxenford...
  • No evidence of ball tampering in Hobart Test: ICC December 18, 2012

    Hobart: The ICC match referee, Chris Broad issued a statement and clarified after the media reported incidents of ball tampering during the first Test between Australia and Sri Lanka which concluded here on Tuesday. "The umpires frequently inspect the ball during play, and did so again after they had reviewed the...
  • Sri Lanka suspect Siddle for ball tampering December 18, 2012

    Hobart: The ICC match referee Chris Broad said he had received no official complaint from Sri Lanka despite reports about alleged ball tampering by Australia in the ongoing first Test in Hobart. Sri Lanka's team management has expressed concerns over footage it believes shows paceman Peter Siddle tampering with the...
  • Chris Broad officiates in 200th ODI March 4, 2012

    Brisbane: Chris Broad on Sunday became only the second ICC match referee to officiate in 200 ODIs when he took the field for the toss in the first triseries final between Australia and Sri Lanka here. The 54yearold former England opener made his debut in 2004 in Dunedin in an ODI...
  • Attacked cricket umpires upset with Pak security slump March 5, 2009

    New Delhi: Cricket umpires Simon Taufel and Steve Davis are extermely critical of the role of the Pakistani security forces. The duo has since returned home to Australia after their ordeal and both have lambasted the Pakistani security set up. While the Australia team hasn't toured Pakistan since 1998, umpires from...
  • Pak cops left us to be sitting ducks: Chris Broad March 5, 2009

    Manchester: International Cricket Council (ICC) Match Referee for Sri LankaPakistan series Chris Broad has lashed out at Pakistani authorities for Tuesday's terror attack. Broad, who returned to Manchester in England on Wednesday, said the security promised to the cricketers just disappeared when they came under fire just outside Lahore's Gadaffi Stadium. "I...
  • Gambhir's aggressive stance riles Australian media October 30, 2008

    Melbourne: The confrontation between Gautam Gambhir and Australian cricketers in the ongoing third Test in Kotla was played up by the Australian media, saying that it revived memories of the controversial series of last summer. "The acrimony which almost destroyed last summer's Test series between Australia and India exploded again on...