ICC Umpires

  • Dharmasena wins ICC Umpire of the Year Award September 15, 2012

    Colombo: Kumar Dharmasena on Saturday won the David Shepherd Trophy for ICC Umpire of the Year 2012 at the ICC Awards ceremony in Colombo. Sri Lankan has won the David Shepherd Trophy for first time. Dharmasena, 41, received the award following the voting by the 10 Test Full Member captains...
  • ICC names World T20 umpires, match referees September 9, 2012

    Dubai: The ICC on Sunday announced the names of umpires and match referees who will officiate in the group stage of the Twenty20 World Cup to be held in Sri Lanka from September 18 to October 7. The match referees' responsibilities for the men's tournament will be shared among Ranjan Madugalle...
  • Nigel Llong elevated to Elite Panel June 12, 2012

    Dubai: Nigel Llong of England is the latest addition to the Elite Panel of ICC umpires, replacing Billy Doctrove who last week announced his retirement from international cricket. Llong will join the Elite Panel for the 201213 season, starting July 1, and will join 13 other international umpires at the...