Dharmasena and Madugalle to officiate in the same Semi Final

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The umpires and officials for the two ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2019 semi-finals have been appointed following the conclusion of the group stage.

ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2019 semi-finals decided after final group games

  • Richard Illingworth and Richard Kettleborough will take charge of India’s game with New Zealand
  • Australia’s game against England will be officiated by Kumar Dharmasena and Marais Erasmus

The umpires and officials for the two ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2019 semi-finals have been appointed following the conclusion of the group stage.

Madugalle, Dharmasena & Palliyaguruge to officiate World Cup matches

Taking charge of the India versus New Zealand match on Tuesday, 9 July at Old Trafford will be English umpires Richard Illingworth and Richard Kettleborough, while Australian Rod Tucker will be in the third umpire’s chair and Englishman Nigel Llong will be the fourth official. Former Australia international David Boon will be the match referee.

For the second semi-final between Australia and England at Edgbaston on Thursday, 11 July, the on-field umpires will be Sri Lankan Kumar Dharmasena and South African Marais Erasmus. The third umpire will be New Zealander Chris Gaffaney while Pakistan’s Aleem Dar will be the fourth official. Ranjan Madugalle of Sri Lanka will be the match referee.

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