As the tournament enters into the knock-out stage,the match official appointments for the quarter-final stage of the ICC World Cup 2015 have been announced. The first quarter-final will take place on Wednesday, 18th March and it will mark the beginning of the four days of some thrilling cricket with four teams out of the following eight progressing to the semi-finals.

The match official appointments are as follows:

QF1: 18th March- South Africa v Sri Lanka (at SCG)

On-Field Umpires: Rod Tucker and Nigel Llong

Third Umpire: Richard Kettleborough

Fourth Umpire: Bruce Oxenford

Match Referee: David Boon

 

QF2: 19th March- India v Bangladesh (at MCG)

On-Field Umpires: Ian Gould and Aleem Dar

Third Umpire: Steve Davis

Fourth Umpire: Paul Reiffel

Match Referee: Roshan Mahanama

 

QF3: 20th March- Australia v Pakistan (at Adelaide Oval)

On-Field Umpires: Marais Erasmus and Kumar Dharmasena

Third Umpire: Richard Illingworth

Fourth Umpire: Billy Bowden

Match Referee: Ranjan Madugalle

 

QF4: 21st March- New Zealand v West Indies (at Wellington)

On-Field Umpires: Richard Kettleborough and Bruce Oxenford

Third Umpire: Rod Tucker

Fourth Umpire: Nigel Llong

Match Referee: Chris Broad

 

*Match Officials for the semi-finals and the finals will be announced later.*

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