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Recipe for Umpiring Success

ABOUT THE AUTHOR Richard Patterson is an Australian first class umpire. Internationally, he officiated one test match as third umpire in...

Umpiring New Zealand v Australia

ABOUT THE AUTHOR Glenn Schache is a legendary umpire and scorer from Northern Districts, New Zealand who currently resides in Melbourne,...

TEAMWORK

ABOUT THE AUTHOR Claire Polosak is a member of the ICC Development Panel. She is the first female to officiate a men's one day...

ACA Interview with Shawn Craig

SHAWN CRAIG INTERVIEW Shawn, congratulations on your appointment to the National Umpire Panel; what does this mean for your career? It’s...

The Invisible Hurdles

ABOUT THE AUTHOR Lisa McCabe is a member of the Cricket Victoria State Umpiring Panel. She is a product of the Bendigo and District...

Preparation

ABOUT THE AUTHOR Craig Thomas is a member of the South Australia State umpire Panel. He has officiated 317 Premier Cricket matches,...

What's your decision?

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What's your decision?

ABOUT THE AUTHOR Greg Azzopardi is a member of the Cricket Victoria State Umpire Panel. He commenced umpiring in 2013/2014. He has...

My Test Match

ABOUT THE AUTHOR Damian Herft is a former member of the Cricket Victoria Umpire Panel and current member of the Cricket Australia...

MANAGING GROUND, WEATHER & LIGHT

ABOUT THE AUTHOR John Ward is a recently retired first class umpire. He was a part of the Cricket Australia National Umpiring Panel from...

Welcome to The Cricket Umpire

Welcome to The Cricket Umpire, a blog and podcast webpage designed to provide cricket umpires with access to information that will assist...