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Mar 24, 2017
Miami Open: Watch a giant iguana halt a match, pose for selfie and run across court to the delight of fansTommy Haas' Miami Open match with Jiri Vesely was delicately poised at 3-3 in the third set on Wednesday when a large iguana appeared on top of the scoreboard to catch some of the action.
Mar 12, 2017
India vs Australia: Virat Kohli-Steve Smith saga shows DRS needs urgent reforms to avoid further 'brain fades'A saner DRS requires more than a few discussions over the table, it needs rigorous analysis spread out over months.
Feb 16, 2017
DRS has helped umpires attain accuracy of 98.5 percent in correct decision-making, says ICC CEOThe ICC Chief Executive David Richardson has revealed that the Emirates Panel of Umpires' usage of the Decision Review System (DRS) has enabled them to attain a staggering accuracy rate of 98.5 percent.
Feb 07, 2017
Watch: Denis Shapovalov forfeits match after striking chair umpire with ball during Davis Cup matchCanada's Denis Shapovalov was left mortified after joining tennis's hall of infamy on Sunday, offering an apology and promising that he would learn from his momentary explosion of temper that left a Davis Cup umpire needing a visit to hospital.
Feb 03, 2017
India vs England, 3rd T20: Withdrawal of umpire Shamshuddin a sign of worsening times in cricketThe Shamshuddin saga is an indictment of the sport, its administrators, and the supposed experts. The lack of empathy for another human being is a sign of worsening partisan instincts in cricket's watchers.
Dec 22, 2016
Cricket South Africa congratulate Quinton de Kock, Marais Erasmus on winning ICC awardsCricket South Africa (CSA) has congratulated Quinton de Kock for winning the ICC ODI Cricketer of the Year accolade and Marais Erasmus on being named ICC Umpire of the Year.
Dec 09, 2016
India vs England: Umpire Paul Reiffel to miss rest of Mumbai Test after on-field concussionUmpire Paul Reiffel will not officiate in the rest of the ongoing Test between India and England after suffering concussion following a blow to the back of his head.
Dec 09, 2016
Red cards in cricket: Arming umpires with this disciplinary tool is a bad ideaIs MCC’s World Cricket Committee solving a problem or fuelling it with the proposed Red Card-arming of umpires in all forms of the game from October 2017?
Nov 06, 2016
DRS makes Zimbabwe debut as hosts aim for comeback against Sri Lanka in second TestCricket's umpiring Decision Review System (DRS) will be used in Zimbabwe for the first time on Sunday, when the hosts take on Sri Lanka in the second Test at Harare Sports Club
Nov 01, 2016
Kumar Dharmasena's woes tell us umpiring is a thankless job, especially in the age of DRSThe ICC and match referees need to consider increased potential for public humiliation and enhance how they support demoralised umpires pre and post-match. In the age of DRS, it's not just out-of-form players who need some TLC