Steve Davis

  • Kris Srikkanth bats for DRS after Auckland defeat February 9, 2014

    Two controversial decisions cost India the first Test as they were defeated by New Zealand by 40 runs. ...
  • Poor umpiring robs India of victory in Auckland February 9, 2014

    At the start of day four's play, the first Test match hung in a balance as New Zealand needed nine wickets and India 320 more runs for a win in Auckland. India put up a spirited chase and at one point looked in total control with Shikhar Dhawan and Virat...
  • Steve Davis 11th umpire to officiate in 50 Tests December 26, 2013

    Durban: Steve Davis on Thursday became the 11th umpire to complete a half-century of Tests when he took the field alongside Rod Tucker for the second and final cricket Test between South Africa and India here. Davis, born April 9 1952 in London, made his Test debut in the third and...
  • Snooker stars to play world event in India July 19, 2013

    The Indian Open World Snooker Tournament that is set to take place later this year in New Delhi, will feature legendary cueists John Higgins, Ronnie O'Sullivan and Steve Davis. Eight-time world champion Pankaj Advani and 2012 Asian Snooker Champion Aditya Mehta will spearhead the Indian challenge in the tournament. ...
  • ICC rejects Pakistan's DRS reservations during SA series March 20, 2013

    Karachi: The ICC has rejected the Pakistan Cricket Board's reservations about some umpiring decisions and the way the Decision Review System was used in the team's Test series in South Africa. According to sources in the board, the ICC has put down the umpiring blunders to human errors and...
  • Kallis shouldn't have been out on review: ICC February 16, 2013

    Cape Town: The intricate technicalities of the Decision Review System stumped some of cricket's top umpires on Friday, as they were forced to admit that an "honest error" had been made in an "extremely rare situation" during the second Test between South Africa and Pakistan. South African batsman Jacques Kallis...
  • Pakistan against Hot Spot and umpire Steve Davis February 10, 2013

    Karachi: Pakistan have objected to the use of Hot Spot ball tracking technology and also to the appointment of umpire Steve Davis in the ongoing Test series in South Africa. According to a report in Express on Sunday, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has written a letter to the International Cricket...
  • Advani to skip China snooker for World Billiards October 11, 2012

    Bangalore: Pankaj Advani opted out of the International Snooker Championship in China for which he had qualified and has decided to participate in the World Billiards Championship due to overlap of the dates. The 27-year-old from Bangalore, who has won seven world titles, had made no secret of his bias for...
  • Dhoni gets one-match ban for slow over rate February 19, 2012

    Brisbane: India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni has been banned for one ODI after his side was fined for a second minor over rate offence within a year during the tri-series match against Australia in Brisbane on Sunday. The Indian side was ruled to be two overs short of their target at...