BUDDHI AND SARIKA ON TOP FOR TEN

Buddhi Pradhan and Sarika Prasad flanking ACC Development Officer Iqbal Sikander at the 2014 Asian Games in Incheon

Umpires Sarika Prasad of Singapore and Buddhi Pradhan of Nepal have been named on the ICC Associate and Affiliate Panel for the tenth consecutive year. Sarika and Buddhi will be assigned to ODI and T20I matches involving Associate and Affiliate Members, ICC Cricket World Cup Qualifiers and ICC World Twenty20 Qualifiers, as well as ICC Intercontinental Cup matches, the Pepsi ICC World Cricket League Championship and Divisions, and other Associate and Affiliate tournaments.

The 11-member Associate and Affiliate Umpires Panel is made up of the five development regions’ highest-rated umpires as decided by the Associate and Affiliate Selection Committee, which comprises Senior ICC Umpire and Referees Manager Vince Van Der Bijl, ICC Umpire and Referees Administration Manager Adrian Griffith, ICC Regional Match Referee David Jukes, and ICC Development Events Manager Edward Fitzgibbon.

So far between them, Buddhi Pradhan and Sarika Prasad have stood in 14 first class matches, 31 One Day Internationals, and 21 Twenty20 Internationals.

Related:
Buddhi Pradhan: Upright and Forthright
Sarika Prasad: Spotlight on the Invisible Man

Filed February 23rd, 2015