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Ex-Test umpire Darrell Hair admits stealing cash from liquor shop

SYDNEY: Former Australian Test umpire Darrell Hair has admitted stealing cash from the liquor shop where he was working, in a dramatic fall from...

‘I was an off-spinner’

For Aleem Dar the first priority is Pakistan, so when he was named for the first Twenty20 in the cricket-reviving series between Pakistan and...

ICC announces umpires and match referees for ICC Champions Trophy 2017

LONDON: The International Cricket Council on Thursday announced the umpire and match referee appointments for the ICC Champions Trophy 2017. The eight-nation tournament will be...

Aleem Dar becomes cricket’s most experienced umpire

CAPE TOWN: Pakistani umpire Aleem Dar overtook South Africa's Rudy Koertzen to become the cricket's most experienced umpire, ARY News reported. The record of 331...

Umpire uses shield to keep trouble at arm’s length

BIRMINGHAM: Umpire Bruce Oxenford was involved in a landmark incident without even giving a decision as he pioneered the use of a protective shield for officials in international cricket on Friday.

Aleem Dar’s sons used false identities to play in Scottish cricket club

LONDON: The sons of umpire Aleem Dar have falsely claimed to be born in Glasgow, Scotland and used pseudonyms to circumvent eligibility and play for a cricket club.

Game-changer Voges cashes in on umpire’s blunder

WELLINGTON: Australian batting hero Adam Voges revelled in his luck Sunday after a game-breaking 239 against New Zealand following an umpiring blunder in the first Test in Wellington. 

BCCI bans Pakistani umpire Asad Rauf for five years

MUMBAI: Pakistani umpire Asad Rauf was handed a five-year ban by the Board Of Control For Cricket In India (BCCI) on Friday over his involvement in an illegal betting scandal that blighted the 2013 Indian Premier League (IPL) season.

Bangladesh’s Shakib banned for abusing umpire

DHAKA: Star all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan was handed a one-match ban Friday over a double foul-mouthed outburst during the ongoing Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) Twenty20 competition.

Israeli umpire dies after being hit by ball

JERUSALEM: An umpire and former captain of Israel's national cricket team died on Saturday after being hit in the jaw by a ball, the country's cricket association said.

Umpire chats to be aired in Australia-South Africa ODIs

SYDNEY: Discussions between the on-field and television umpires will be aired during Australia's upcoming one-day series against South Africa, the International Cricket Council said Wednesday.