By Bipin Dani
Impartial match officers have been assigned for the 2 Check matches between Bangladesh and Sri Lanka.
In accordance with extremely positioned sources within the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB), two officers from England (one umpire and one match referee) and one umpire from West Indies will officiate within the two Check matches in Chattogram (Might 15-19) and Mirpur (Might 23-27).
“The ICC will be sending England’s Chris Broad as match referee (for both Tests) and for first Test Richard Illingworth (England) and for second Test Joel Wilson (West Indies) as umpires,” a supply in Dhaka confirmed yesterday.
The ICC had just lately mentioned that extra impartial match officers must be utilised as journey restrictions are lifted whereas constructing on the success of using dwelling umpires.
And accordingly, Sharfuddoula Ibne Shahid will officiate in each the Assessments as an on area umpire and Masudur Rahman Mukul and Gazi Sohel would be the reserve umpires.
The obligation of the third umpire will likely be shared between Joel Wilson (first Check) and Richard Kettleborough (second Check).
The house workforce may also have the information of a Sri Lankan skilled. The 44-year-old off-spinner Rangana Herath has once more been employed by the BCB.
In addition to Herath, Sri Lanka’s ex-fielding coach Shane McDermott will now sit within the reverse camp. He’s the fielding coach for the Bangladesh workforce.