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.
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.
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.
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.
January 02, 2014 6:32 pm
The International Cricket Council is testing a new review system for TV umpires.
July 26, 2013 1:43 am
While delivering the 13th MCC Spirit of Cricket Cowdrey lecture at Lords on Wednesday,former ICC elite panel umpire Simon Taufel spoke about the challenges that the games all-important on-field officials face in wake of the growing use of technology in decision-making.
July 25, 2013 4:53 pm
Simon Taufel also discussed the benefits of the decision review system (DRS).
September 26, 2012 12:25 pm
The 41-year-old from Australia made his international debut in January 1999.
February 07, 2012 1:04 am
This was the sixth review of the day,and only 63.3 overs had been played till then
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.