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Thomas N Salzano: Role of an Umpire in the Cricket Match

Cricket the world-class game is incomplete without an umpire, says Thomas N Salzano a professional cricketer and a famous sports blogger. The umpires are the most important players in cricket that are without bat and ball. They are the decision-makers of the game and hence without an umpire in the field the game won’t start. Basically, an umpire in cricket plays a crucial role. Digging deep in the history of the word “umpire” is from the old French word “Nompere” which means not equal (that is not a member of the teams). The umpire has the authority to make decisions on the cricket field, as per the International Laws of Cricket under ICC. The umpire not just makes decisions about […]

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