The ICC has finalized the roster for umpires and match referee for the World Cup 2015. Article running on the site of ICC containing details is reproduced below. The International Cricket Council (ICC) today announced the umpire and match referee appointments for the pool stage matches of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015, which will be staged in Australia and New Zealand from 14 February to 29 March.

Marais Erasmus and Nigel Llong will be the on-field umpires for the tournament opener between New Zealand and Sri Lanka in Christchurch on 14 February. S. Ravi and Simon Fry will be the third and fourth umpires, respectively, while David Boon will be the match referee. On the same day in a day/night fixture in Melbourne, Australia will lock horns with England in a match which will be umpired by Aleem Dar and Kumar Dharmasena. Billy Bowden will act as the third umpire, while Joel Wilson will perform the fourth umpire’s duties. Jeff Crowe will be the match referee.

Apart from Mr Boon and Mr Crowe, Chris Broad, Ranjan Madugalle and Roshan Mahanama will share the match referees’ responsibilities during the 44-day tournament in which 49 matches will be played. All the five are members of the Emirates Elite Panel of ICC Match Referees. All the 12 members of the Emirates Elite Panel of ICC Umpires are available for the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015. Apart from the four on-field umpires in action on the opening day, Bruce Oxenford, Ian Gould, Paul Reiffel, Richard Illingworth, Richard Kettleborough, Rod Tucker and Steve Davis will feature during the event.

Fry, Ravi and Wilson are members of the Emirates International Panel of ICC Umpires. They will be joined by Johan Cloete, Chris Gaffaney, Michael Gough, Ranmore Martinesz and Ruchira Palliyaguru during ICC’s pinnacle event.

 Meanwhile, the ICC has also confirmed umpire appointments for the 14 warm-up matches that will be played in the lead up to the tournament proper. These matches will be played in Christchurch, Adelaide, Melbourne and Sydney.

Have a look at the complete list over here:

 

Date

Team 1

Team 2

On-field umpires

Third umpire

Match Referee

2/8/2015

INDIA

AUSTRALIA

Nigel Llong & Chris Gaffaney

Marais Erasmus

 

2/9/2015

SOUTH AFRICA

SRI LANKA

Richard Illingworth & S. Ravi

Rod Tucker

 

NEW ZEALAND

ZIMBABWE

Bruce Oxenford & Ruchira Palliyaguru

Ranmore Martinesz

 

ENGLAND

WEST INDIES

Aleem Dar & Paul Reiffel

Steve Davis

 

PAKISTAN

BANGLADESH

Kumar Dhamasena & Joel Wilson

Billy Bowden

 

2/10/2015

INDIA

AFGHANISTAN

Marais Erasmus & Simon Fry

Nigel Llong

 

IRELAND

SCOTLAND

Aleem Dar & Joel Wilson

Kumar Dharmasena

 

2/11/2015

SOUTH AFRICA

NEW ZEALAND

Rod Tucker & Ranmore Martinesz

Ruchira Palliyaguru

 

SRI LANKA

ZIMBABWE

Richard Illingworth & Bruce Oxenford

S. Ravi

 

AUSTRALIA

UAE

Richard Kettleborough &Ian Gould

Michael Gough

 

ENGLAND

PAKISTAN

Steve Davis and Billy Bowden

Johan Cloete

 

2/12/2015

WEST INDIES

SCOTLAND

Johan Cloete & Paul Reiffel

Aleem Dar

 

BANGLADESH

IRELAND

Billy Bowden and Kumar Dharmasena

Joel Wilson

 

2/13/2015

AFGHANISTAN

UAE

Ian Gould & Michael Gough

Richard Kettleborough

 

2/14/2015

SRI LANKA

NEW ZEALAND

Nigel Llong & Marais Erasmus

S. Ravi

David Boon

AUSTRALIA

ENGLAND

Kumar Dharmasena & Aleem Dar

Billy Bowden

Jeff Crowe

2/15/2015

INDIA

PAKISTAN

Richard Kettleborough & Ian Gould

Steve Davis

Ranjan Madugalle

SOUTH AFRICA

ZIMBABWE

Rod Tucker & Ranmore Martinesz

Paul Reiffel

Roshan Mahanama

2/16/2015

WEST INDIES

IRELAND

Bruce Oxenford & Richard Illingworth

Chris Gaffaney

Chris Broad

2/17/2015

NEW ZEALAND

SCOTLAND

Nigel Llong & Simon Fry

Marais Erasmus

David Boon

2/18/2015

BANGLADESH

AFGHANISTAN

Steve Davis & Joel Wilson

Aleem Dar

Jeff Crowe

2/19/2015

ZIMBABWE

UAE

Chris Gaffaney & Johan Cloete

Richard Illingworth

Chris Broad

2/20/2015

NEW ZEALAND

ENGLAND

Rod Tucker & Paul Reuffel

Bruce Oxenford

Roshan Mahanama

2/21/2015

PAKISTAN

WEST INDIES

Marais Erasmus & Nigel Llong

S. Ravi

David Boon

AUSTRALIA

BANGLADESH

Billy Bowden & Kumar Dharmasena

Ian Gould

Ranjan Madugalle

2/22/2015

SRI LANKA

AFGHANISTAN

Richard Illingworth &Chris Gaffaney

Johan Cloete

Chris Broad

SOUTH AFRICA

INDIA

Richard Kettleborough & Aleem Dar

Steve Davis

Jeff Crowe

2/23/2015

ENGLAND

SCOTLAND

Rod Tucker & S. Ravi

Marais Erasmus

David Boon

2/24/2015

WEST INDIES

ZIMBABWE

Steve Davis & Ian Gould

Ranmore Martinesz

Roshan Mahanama

2/25/2015

IRELAND

UAE

Nigel Llong & Michael Gough

Kumar Dharmasena

Ranjan Madugalle

2/26/2015

AFGHANISTAN

SCOTLAND

Ruchira Palliyaguru & Simon Fry

Rod Tucker

David Boon

SRI LANKA

BANGLADESH

Aleem Dar & Paul Reiffel

Richard Kettleborough

Jeff Crowe

2/27/2015

SOUTH AFRICA

WEST INDIES

Ian Gould  & Steve Davis

Ranmore Martinesz

Roshan Mahanama

2/28/2015

NEW ZEALAND

AUSTRALIA

Marais Erasmus & Richard Illingworth

S. Ravi

Chris Broad

INDIA

UAE

Michael Gough & Billy Bowden

Nigel Llong

Ranjan Madugalle

3/1/2015

ENGLAND

SRI LANKA

Bruce Oxenford & Rod Tucker

Chris Gaffaney

David Boon

PAKISTAN

ZIMBABWE

Richard Kettleborough & Joel Wilson

Paul Reiffel

Jeff Crowe

3/2/2015

 

 

 

 

 

3/3/2015

SOUTH AFRICA

IRELAND

Steve Davis & Ranmore Martinesz

Ian Gould

Roshan Mahanama

3/4/2015

PAKISTAN

UAE

Johan Cloete & S. Ravi

Richard Illingworth

Chris Broad

AUSTRALIA

AFGHANISTAN

Kumar Dharmasena & Michael Gough

Billy Bowden

Ranjan Madugalle

3/5/2015

BANGLADESH

SCOTLAND

Bruce Oxenford & Simon Fry

Rod Tucker

David Boon

3/6/2015

INDIA

WEST INDIES

Kumar Dharmasena & Nigel Llong

Billy Bowden

Ranjan Madugalle

3/7/2015

SOUTH AFRICA

PAKISTAN

Richard Kettleborough & Bruce Oxenford

Chris Gaffaney

Chris Broad

ZIMBABWE

IRELAND

Paul Reiffel & Ruchira Palliyaguru

Joel Wilson

Roshan Mahanama

3/8/2015

NEW ZEALAND

AFGHANISTAN

Marais Erasmus & Johan Cloete

Steve Davis

David Boon

AUSTRALIA

SRI LANKA

Ian Gould & Aleem Dar

Richard Illingworth

Jeff Crowe

3/9/2015

ENGLAND

BANGLADESH

Billy Bowden & Paul Reiffel

Simon Fry

Ranjan Madugalle

3/10/2015

INDIA

IRELAND

Kumar Dharmasena & Richard Kettleborough

Johan Cloete

Chris Broad

3/11/2015

SRI LANKA

SCOTLAND

Richard Illingworth & Joel Wilson

Michael Gough

Jeff Crowe

3/12/2015

SOUTH AFRICA

UAE

Rod Tucker & Steve Davis

Bruce Oxenford

Roshan Mahanama

3/13/2015

NEW ZEALAND

BANGLADESH

Richard Kettleborough & Kumar Dharmasena

Nigel Llong

Chris Broad

ENGLAND

AFGHANISTAN

Billy Bowden & S. Ravi

Marais Erasmus

David Boon

3/14/2015

INDIA

ZIMBABWE

Bruce Oxenford & Chris Gaffaney

Rod Tucker

Roshan Mahanama

AUSTRALIA

SCOTLAND

Richard Illingworth & Ian Gould

Joel Wilson

Jeff Crowe

3/15/2015

WEST INDIES

UAE

Aleem Dar & Ranmore Martinesz

Richard Kettleborough

Chris Broad

PAKISTAN

IRELAND

Marais Erasmus & Ruchira Palliyaguru

Simon Fry

Ranjan Madugalle

 

 

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