The list comprises the names of 22 match officials from around the globe.
Dubai: The International Cricket Council (ICC) announced the names of the match officials for the upcoming ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2019 on Friday.
The list comprises the names of 22 match officials from around the globe. The 16 umpires and six match referees, who have been finalised for the 48-match tournament, includes prominent members of the past World Cup winning teams.
“Officiating at the World Cup as playing is an honour and the pinnacle of an official’s career. It is a tough job with the eyes of the cricketing world on every decision. But this group of 22 is the very best from around the world who will rise to the occasion. I wish them all the very best,” International Cricket Council quoted Adrian Griffith, ICC Senior Manager – Umpires and Referees as saying.