Press Trust of India | Thursday June 4, 2015
Sundaram Ravi became the first Indian in 11 years to be inducted into Elite Panel of ICC Umpires. Srinivas Venkataraghvan was the only other Indian to achieve the feat.
ShubhodeepChakravarty | Thursday May 28, 2015
India have not had an umpire in the ICC Elite Panel in over 11 years. Even several national cricketers have low opinion of the umpiring standards at home. "It's a tough job, respect them" says Simon Taufel. "Would love to see Sachin Tendulkar and Rahul Dravid donning white coats."
Press Trust of India | Thursday May 1, 2014
Billy Bowden of New Zealand has replaced Tony Hill in the Emirates Elite Panel of ICC umpires. Bowden's appointment is the only change to the panel, which was announced on Thursday.
The Associated Press | Thursday January 9, 2014
The 62-year-old stood in 40 Test matches, 96 One-Day Internationals and 17 Twenty20s during 15 years of international umpiring. He will now join New Zealand Cricket in coaching umpires.
NDTVCricket | Friday December 27, 2013
Steve Davis has also officiated in 122 ODIs and 20 T20Is and was promoted to the Elite Panel of ICC Umpires in 2008.
NDTVCricket | Saturday November 16, 2013
According to an official press release by the ICC, Samuels and Shillingford were reported at the end of the second day's play on Friday by on-field umpires Richard Kettleborough and Nigel Llong, TV Umpire Vineet Kulkarni and Andy Pycroft of the Emirates Elite Panel of ICC Match Referees.
Press Trust of India | Saturday July 13, 2013
Asad Rauf, who was a member of the ICC elite panel of umpires, became a controversial figure during the Indian Premier League when he was named in a Mumbai police investigation into spot-fixing in the league.
Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday June 26, 2013
The International Cricket Council (ICC) announced Reiffel's elevation on Tuesday following several strong seasons as one of the leading umpires in Australia. Reiffel joins fellow Australians Rod Tucker, Bruce Oxenford and Steve Davis on the panel of 12 umpires.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 25, 2013
Rauf, who is being probed for allegedly taking expensive gifts from suspected bookies, and Bowden have been replaced by former Test cricketers Richard Illingworth and Paul Reiffel.
Press Trust of India | Saturday January 26, 2013
Kathy Cross would be joining Gregory Brathwaite, Vineet Kulkarni, Ravi Sundaram, C Shamshuddin, Ruchira Palliyaguru, Ahsan Raza, Shaun George (all Emirates International Panel of ICC Umpires), Ian Ramage, Mark Hawthorne, Shahul Hameed, Buddhi Pradhan and Sarika Prasad (all Associate and Affiliate International Umpires Panel).
Press Trust of India | Thursday October 11, 2012
Former ICC elite panel umpire Darrell Hair is not at all surprised by the allegations of fixing against match officials, and said such rumours started doing rounds since the birth of the cash-rich Indian Premier League.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 26, 2012
Bruce Oxenford will be replacing Simon Taufel on the Emirates Elite Panel of ICC Umpires from November 1, the ICC announced on Wednesday.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 26, 2012
Simon Taufel will step down from the Emirates Elite Panel of ICC Umpires after the World Twenty20 in Sri Lanka, which runs until October 7, to take up the new role of Umpire Performance and Training Manager, the ICC said on Wednesday.
ESPNcricinfo staff | Monday June 11, 2012
Nigel Llong will replace Billy Doctrove, who announced his retirement recently, on the ICC's Elite Panel of international umpires. Llong, 43, is a former Kent batsman and has umpired in 12 Tests, 55 ODIs and 16 Twenty20 internationals.
ESPNcricinfo staff | Thursday June 7, 2012
Billy Doctrove has announced his retirement from umpiring in international cricket. Doctrove, who is from Dominica, served as an international umpire for 14 years, was part of the ICC's Elite Panel of umpires and will not be seeking a renewal of his contract which expires at the end of this month.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 16, 2012
Four ICC Elite Panel umpires will officiate in the play-off matches of the Indian Premier League.
Press Trust of India | Sunday June 19, 2011
The Indian Cricket Board has decided not to recommend the names of Amiesh Saheba and Sanjay Hazare for the coming season's ICC International Panel of umpires with only Shahvir Tarapore retaining his place.
NDTV Correspondent | Wednesday May 25, 2011
Sri Lanka's Kumar Dharamasena and England's Richard Kettleborough have been included in the International Cricket Council's elite panel of umpires.
NDTVSports | Wednesday March 9, 2011
Steve Davis of the Emirates Elite Panel of ICC Umpires will stand in his 100th One-Day International between India and Netherlands in Delhi on Wednesday.
Tuesday August 24, 2010
Billy Bowden and Tony Hill of New Zealand will create history by becoming the first neutral umpires from the same country to officiate in a Test.
Friday June 4, 2010
No Indian found a place in the ICC's re-jigged Elite Panel of Umpires from which South African veteran Rudy Koertzen will retire next month.
Press Trust of India | Monday November 2, 2009
The ICC had made alternate arrangements for this year's World Twenty20 after veiled threats from the Elite Panel of umpires to not stand in the event.
Tuesday March 24, 2009
Umpire Steve Bucknor who retired on Sunday, urged cricket's governing body to take the right of video referrals away from players and hand them to umpires.
Saturday November 22, 2008
Top ICC Elite Panel umpires Simon Taufel and Gary Baxter will officiate in the final of the Champions League Twenty20 in Chennai on December 10.