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Simon Taufel calls for structural review as no Indian in ICC's elite panel of umpires

November 26, 2019 6:05 pm

S Ravi, who was India's representative on the panel since 2015, was removed earlier this year after officiating in 33 Tests, including the Ashes, 48 ODIs and 18 T20 Internationals.

All right decisions in life are normally the hard ones: Simon Taufel

November 25, 2019 5:24 am

Taufel, who was earlier a member of the ICC Elite umpire panel, won five consecutive ICC Umpire of the Year awards between 2004 and 2008, and was considered the best umpire in the world during his time.

When Simon Taufel buried face in a pillow and burst into tears after close shave

November 21, 2019 9:08 am

Taufel admits his years in the international arena have taught him a fundamental lesson: the grim acceptance that umpires are human, far-from-perfect creatures and prone to mistakes.

Day-night Tests not the solution to increasing popularity of format, says Simon Taufel

November 20, 2019 9:49 pm

"It is expected of an umpire to be perfect which is not humanly possible and with the emergence of franchise cricket, extra pressure has come onto umpires", said Taufel who was in Delhi to launch his maiden book Finding The Gaps.

ICC aims to improve TV umpire technology

January 02, 2014 6:32 pm

The International Cricket Council is testing a new review system for TV umpires.

'The technology genie has been let out of the bottle and it’s not going to go back in'

July 26, 2013 1:43 am

While delivering the 13th MCC Spirit of Cricket Cowdrey lecture at Lord’s on Wednesday,former ICC elite panel umpire Simon Taufel spoke about the challenges that the game’s all-important on-field officials face in wake of the growing use of technology in decision-making.

Decision-making in today's game has become tougher,says Simon Taufel

July 25, 2013 4:53 pm

Simon Taufel also discussed the benefits of the decision review system (DRS).

Simon Taufel to step down from ICC's elite panel after World T20

September 26, 2012 12:25 pm

The 41-year-old from Australia made his international debut in January 1999.

How in England,DRS supporters are turning sceptics

February 07, 2012 1:04 am

This was the sixth review of the day,and only 63.3 overs had been played till then

Dhoni dwells on what might have been but spirits are high

January 07, 2011 2:16 am

Amidst curiously soft celebrations,Australian umpire Simon Taufel and England's Ian Gould were the only ones to collect the customary stump souvenirs.