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Ex-umpire advises upcoming players to know cricket rules

Last Updated: Tuesday, September 17, 2013, 17:48

Former international umpire Bomi Jamula on Tuesday advised up and coming cricketers to learn about the laws of the game as lack of such a knowledge has exposed some top players.

Technological facilities for DRS must: PCB to broadcasters

Last Updated: Friday, August 30, 2013, 09:52

The Pakistan Cricket Board has made it mandatory for broadcasters interested in buying rights for the forthcoming series against South Africa and Sri Lanka to have technological facilities for the Umpires Decision Review System (DRS).

Umpire Desraj dies at 70

Last Updated: Sunday, August 04, 2013, 22:11

Former Umpire Desraj, who stood in an one-day international between Australia and Zimbabwe at Ahmedabad in 1998 during the Pepsi Tri Series, today passed away after suffering a cardiac arrest in Pune.

ICC open to use of non-neutral umpires in some series following Ashes DRS drama

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 23, 2013, 17:18

International Cricket Council (ICC) chief Dave Richardson has said that he is open to the idea of discussing the use of non-neutral umpires for some series following the Decision Review System (DRS) drama enveloping the Ashes series.

Pak bans two umpires over spot-fixing charges after Indian TV sting

Last Updated: Monday, April 15, 2013, 00:21

Pakistan cricket authorities have suspended two umpires, including one international, after they were found guilty of being willing to spot-fix in return for money, in a sting operation carried out by a private Indian TV channel.

Pakistani umpire Ghauri to appeal against ban

Last Updated: Sunday, April 14, 2013, 23:01

Pakistani international umpire Nadeem Ghauri vowed on Sunday to appeal against a ban imposed for spot-fixing after he was allegedly found willing to give favourable decisions in return for money.

ICC appoints match officials for Women`s WC final

Last Updated: Saturday, February 16, 2013, 17:54

India`s Vineet Kulkarni and Shaun George of South Africa was officiate the ICC Women`s World Cup final between Australia and the West Indies at the Brabourne Stadium here tomorrow

Doctrove re-elected head of Windwards association

Last Updated: Thursday, November 22, 2012, 12:15

Retired ICC Elite Panel umpire Billy Doctrove has been re-elected president of the Windward Islands Cricket Umpires Association.

PCB forms committee to probe “match-fixing” allegations against umpires

Last Updated: Thursday, October 18, 2012, 16:16

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has formed a committee to probe alleged match-fixing charges against umpires Nadeem Ghouri and Anis-ur-Rehman, sources have said. The PCB, however, is yet to make an official announcement regarding the formation of this committee.

BCB to probe allegations of umpire corruption by a TV sting

Last Updated: Monday, October 15, 2012, 23:25

Bangladesh Cricket Board has constituted a three-member committee to investigate into the allegations of fixing T20 matches by umpires as claimed by a television sting operation, a report said on Monday.

SLC, PCB launch probe in umpiring fixing case

Last Updated: Tuesday, October 09, 2012, 22:02

Sri Lanka Cricket and Pakistan Cricket Board today began investigations into the television sting operation which alleged that the umpires were willing to fix T20 matches.

PCB not planning to summon umpires in match-fixing case as yet

Last Updated: Tuesday, October 09, 2012, 17:05

A Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) spokesperson has said the board was not planning on summoning the two umpires implicated in the match-fixing allegations made by an Indian television channel as yet, saying that it is a "sensitive matter".