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Nov 09, 2018
Dead-balling Shiva Singh's 360-degree twirl surest way of killing initiative of bowlers with innovative bent of mindShiva Singh is driving cricket experts worldwide to distraction with his mind-blowing variation of run-up. Former Test stars, umpires and even the MCC have reached for rule book and interpretations to ascertain whether the lad’s bizarre delivery stride is legit.
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
Jun 07, 2016
ICC selection panel of umpires retain S Ravi in Elite PanelS Ravi retained his place in the 'Elite Panel' while C Shamshuddin has been elevated to 'Emerging Panel' in the ICC selection panel of umpires for the coming season.
Jul 25, 2013
Technology has been a double-edged sword for umpires: Simon TaufelTaufel, however, insisted that he was not against the use of technology in the game.
Sep 26, 2012
Simon Taufel to quit umpiring after T20 World CupThe 41-year-old has umpired in 74 tests and 174 one-day internationals in his outstanding career, winning ICC Umpire of the Year award for five successive years from 2004 to 2008.
Sep 13, 2011
The umpire versus technology... Aleem Dar winsTechnology, on it's own, teaches us to mistrust umpires — makes them human and capable of error after error which is why the trust that Dar has managed to earn makes him so special.
Sep 06, 2011
Hawk-eye gets it wrong. Is BCCI's stand justified?The managing director of Hawk-eye, Steve Carter, has admitted that the technology was at fault which led to Australian opener, Phil Hughes' lbw dismissal in the first Test match against Sri Lanka at Galle.