It`s good to know that I am in Dickie`s team: Gavaskar

Former India captain Sunil Gavaskar is happy to be a part of Dickie Bird`s all-time Test XI even as some former cricketers called the ex-English umpire`s composition as "biased" and "ill-balanced".

Cricket fraternity shocked at exclusion of Sachin in Bird`s XI

The cricket fraternity in India today expressed shock at the omission of legends like Sachin Tendulkar and Don Bradman in the all-time Test eleven named by former English umpire Dickie Bird with some former cricketers calling his composition as "biased" and "ill-balanced".

Cricket losing charm due to too much technology: Bird

Legendary umpire Dickie Bird has slammed the use of technology in cricket, saying the power of decision-making should remain with on-field officials as the game will lose its charm if this authority is taken away from them.

Dickie Bird turns tour guide for crazed fans in hometown!

Former umpiring legend Dickie Bird turned out in different colours in his hometown.

Bird says referral system ‘belittling’ umpires

Dickie Bird believes the increased use of technology, as witnessed during the Ashes, will turn the umpires into mere bystanders.