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CWC’15: Match Officials for Finals announced


  • As the tournament enters into the last stage,the match official appointments for the finals of the ICC World Cup 2015 have been announced. The in-form New Zealand will take on the dangerous Australia in the all important final clash for the coveted title. This will be the 7th final for Australia in a World Cup and the first for New Zealand. 

    The match official appointments are as follows:

    On-Field Umpires: Kumar Dharmasena and Richard Kettleborough

    Third Umpire: Marais Erasmus

    Fourth Umpire: Ian Gould

    Match Referee: Ranjan Madugalle

     

    *Kumar Dharamasena will also become the first person in the history of cricket to play and officiate in a World Cup final.* 

     

    The match official appointments for the semi-finals were as follows:

    SF1: 24th March- New Zealand v South Africa (at Auckland) 

    On-Field Umpires: Rod Tucker and Ian Gould

    Third Umpire: Nigel Llong

    Fourth Umpire: Bruce Oxenford

    Match Referee: David Boon

     

    SF2: 26th March- Australia v India (at SCG) 

    On-Field Umpires: Richard Kettleborough and Kumar Dharmasena

    Third Umpire: Marais Erasmus

    Fourth Umpire: Richard Illingworth

    Match Referee: Ranjan Madugalle

     

    The match official appointments for the quarter-finals were 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

     

     

     

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