KUMAR DHARMASENA

  • Kumar Dharmasena, Bruce Oxenford to officiate IPL final May 26, 2014

    New Delhi: Sri Lanka's Kumar Dharmasena and Australian Bruce Oxenford will officiate in the Indian Premier League (IPL) final to be held at the M. Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bangalore on June 1. Sri Lanka's Roshan Mahanama will be the match referee. Meanwhile, Nigel Llong and S. Ravi have been appointed the onfield...
  • Australia demand answers from ICC over DRS August 2, 2013

    Manchester: Cricket's decision review system was further dragged through the mire on Thursday after another controversial decision in the third Ashes Test with the irate Australian board and even Prime Minister Kevin Rudd weighing in. Usman Khawaja was adjudged by umpire Tony Hill to have edged spinner Graeme Swann to wicketkeeper...
  • 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...
  • 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...