Australian umpire Bruce Oxenford announces retirement from international cricket after 15-year long career
A regular member of the ICC Elite Panel of Umpires since 2012, Oxenford officiated in 62 Test matches, the last of which was the final game of the Australia-India series in Brisbane.
India's Nitin Menon was on Monday inducted into ICC elite panel of umpires.
Coronavirus Outbreak: Cricket Australia reduce size of national umpire panel as part of its cost-cutting measures
Cricket Australia on Friday decided not to replace retired umpires Simon Fry and John Ward in its 12-member national panel for the upcoming season as part of its cost-cutting measures to deal with the economic fallout of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Veteran umpire coach Denis Burns hails promotion of Janani Narayanan, Vrinda Rathi to ICC development panel
Burns has been conducting online discussions, video simulations with a large group of Indian umpires, including Janani Narayanan and Vrinda Rathi during this coronavirus-forced break.
India's S Ravi excluded from ICC Elite Panel of Umpires for 2019-20 season; Michael Gough and Joel Wilson included in list
Gough and Wilson have been elevated from the Emirates ICC International Panel of Umpires by the selection panel consisting of ICC General Manager - Cricket, Geoff Allardice, former player and now commentator Sanjay Manjrekar, and match referees Ranjan Madugalle and David Boon.
The retention of the panel, for the period 1 July 2018 to 30 June 2019, was done following the annual review and selection process, the ICC said in a statement.
Flamboyant New Zealand umpire Billy Bowden may have stood in his last international match after being dropped from New Zealand Cricket international panel.
Only the second Indian to be inducted into the ICC's Elite Panel of Umpires, Sundaram Ravi feels many of his compatriots are on the verge of breaking into the top bracket after improving their skills by officiating in the IPL.