Cricket prapancham tho sambandam unna vallaki…Umpires anevallu kottha em kadhu. Oka batsmen, oka bowler, okka fielder game ni decide chesedhi oka umpire eh. Umpire leni cricket ni oohinchokovadam chala kastam.
Aithe cricket lo the best batsmen, best bowlers laga… kondaru umpires tama markumpiring tho fans ni craze ni chesaru. Late 80’s and 90’s lo cricket chusina inka chustunna vallaki… aa rojulo players tho patu kondaru umpires and valla actions ippatiki gurthu and adi oka sweet nostalgia…
Mari aa rojulo mana cricket ne kadhu aa umpires ni oo sari chusesi oddam padandi…
1. David Shepherd
Screen ninda kanipinche chubby umpire mowa mana Shepherd mowa. Cute umpiring tho atu players, ICC panel board ni and fans ni impress chesina chala takkuva mandi unna umpires lo iya okkaru.
192 Test matches, 172 ODI’s ki umpiring cheisna… David 3-time consecutive ga 1996, 1993 and 2003 World Cups lo umpirie ga chesadu.
2. Simon Taufel
Strict and sincere words ki iyana synonym… assala okka remark leni umpiring and cool umpire ga tana career nadichindi. 1995 lo umpire ga career start chesina Simon chala takkuva time lo…the best umpire ga prove chesukuni 5 times best umpire award tisukunadu.
He announced his retirement from International cricket on 26 September 2012, after the 2012 ICC World Twenty20 final.
3. Aleem Dar
Pakistnani umpire who did umpired for a long time and several awards. 2003 ante Sachin, Ganguly, Dravid lanti players adina time lo umpire ga career start chesina iyana… almost 150+ tests, 200+ ODI’s and 50+ T20’s matches ki umpiring chesadu.
4. Steve Bucknor
The most controversial and mysterious umpire…in cricket history. Chala matches lo Sachin, Ganguly lanti players ni out kakundane out icccchadu.. only India and Indian players eh kadu other teams matches lo kuda ilane chesevadu Bucknor mowa.
Late 80’s lo umpiring start chesi… 2009 lo retire aina Bucknor 128 Tests, 189 ODI’s lo umpiring chesadu.
5. Daryl Harper
1999 lo career start chesina Harper… chala 2011 lo retirement tisukunnadu. He retired from cricket after the India – West Indies series controversy in 2011.
6. Rudi Koertzen
Appeal chesina chala septaiki gani out cheppanu ee strict and disciplined umpire andariki baga gurthu. Almost 200+ ODI’s and 180+ tests ki umpire ga chesina iyana 2010 lo umpire ga retire aiyyadu.
7. Tony Hill
Limited matches ki umpire ga chesina Tony… chala takkuva time lo ekkuva fame gain chesadu. 40+ Tests, 80+ ODI’s lo umpire ga chesina iyana…chala short time umpire ga unnaru.
8. Billy Bowden
Last but not the least… Umpiring anedi chala fun and jovial ani prove chesi stereotypes break chesina umpire iyana. Ayana mark signals, witty signs tho umpiring ki oka craze teccharu.
Kani how many of you know that Billy has Rheumatoid Arthritis problem so he adopted that cross fingers signalling after it was too painful for Bowden to signal a batsman out in the conventional fashion, with a straight index finger raised above the head.
200+ ODI’s, 80+ Tests, 20+ T20I’s ki umpiring chesadu Billy.