ICC honours Ranjan Madugalle on becoming the initial Match Referee to officiate 200 Examinations

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ICC honours Ranjan Madugalle on coming to be the initial Match Referee to officiate 200 Examinations

It is an honor and an advantage to be officiating in my 200th Test match, said Madugalle.

Ranjan Madugalle
< img loading="lazy"class ="size-full wp-image-581532"src ="https://cricdon.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/11/zlQ4OZ.jpg" alt="Ranjan Madugalle"size ="640"elevation ="400"srcset ="https://cricdon.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/11/zlQ4OZ.jpg 640w, https://image.crictracker.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/11/Ranjan-Madugalle-300x188.jpg 300w,

https://image.crictracker.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/11/Ranjan-Madugalle-600×375.jpg 600w, https://image.crictracker.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/11/Ranjan-Madugalle-370×231.jpg 370w, https://image.crictracker.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/11/Ranjan-Madugalle-180×113.jpg 180w, https://image.crictracker.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/11/Ranjan-Madugalle-88×55.jpg 88w, https://image.crictracker.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/11/Ranjan-Madugalle-150×94.jpg 150w”dimensions =”(max-width: 640px)100vw, 640px”> Ranjan Madugalle. (Picture Source: ICC )The International Cricket Council(ICC) has congratulated Ranjan Madugalle on coming to be the very first Match Referee to officiate in 200 Examination suits. Madugalle, that is the Chief Referee of the Emirates ICC Elite Panel of Match Referees, reached the landmark in the very first Examination between Sri Lanka and also the West Indies in Galle. To mark the accomplishment, he was presented with keepsakes on part of Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) as well as the ICC by SLC Vice Head Of State Dr. Jayantha Dharmadasa as well as SLC Chief Executive Officer Ashley de Silva, respectively.

Aside from officiating in 200 men’s Test matches, 369 males’s ODIs, as well as 125 guys’s T20Is, Madugalle has also monitored 14 women’s ODIs and also eight women’s T20Is.

Adrian Griffith, ICC Elder Supervisor– Umpires and also Referees: “Ranjan has actually been a significant property throughout the years and also a significant source of motivation for others. We have gained from his experience as well as work values, as someone you can count on for guidance.

“In behalf of the ICC, I would love to give thanks to Ranjan for his years of solution to the game as well as praise him on a terrific career. We wish to continue taking advantage of his competence in the years ahead.”

It is an honor and a benefit to be officiating in my 200th Examination match: Ranjan Madugalle

Ranjan Madugalle: “It is an honor as well as an advantage to be officiating in my 200th Examination match, for it is not a milestone I had never ever imagined I would certainly reach. Whilst it has actually taken a long period of time, it appears simply the other day that I had taken on this duty since I have delighted in every bit of the journey.

“This is clearly what dreams are made of and I remain to be passionately involved with the video game and in my function while liaising with my colleagues from everywhere.

“The enthusiasm clearly comes from my time as a player and it is my good luck to have continued to be connected so carefully with the video game.

“I thank the International Cricket Council, Sri Lanka Cricket, and all my colleagues for many years for all their help. My many thanks are also as a result of my family members and also friends, without whose support it would not have been feasible to have actually come this much.”

Emirates ICC Elite Panel Match Referee Jeff Crowe: ‘It is challenging just to consider 200 Examination suits versus your name, not to mention be on-duty for all those days and years over four decades.

“It is an unbelievable fact to be in workplace and also shows his enthusiasm for cricket. Ranjan is a 5 Star General when it concerns serving the game. In behalf of all the Match Referees and also Umpires on the ICC panels, I congratulate Ranjan on getting to the landmark and desire him much more.”

Madugalle delighted in a decade-long worldwide profession for Sri Lanka as a cricketer, in which he played each of his country’s first 18 Examination Matches and enthralled spectators with his trendy stroke-play. He captained Sri Lanka in his last two Tests.

He was designated an ICC Match Umpire in 1993. His initial job was the Test between Pakistan and New Zealand in Karachi that December with a first ODI quickly afterward. A regular in all significant ICC events, he has acted as ICC Match Referee for 4 ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup Finals (1999, 2003, 2015, and also 2019), 3 ICC Champions Trophy Finals (2004, 2006, as well as 2013), and four ICC Men’s T20 World Cup Finals (2007, 2010, 2016 and 2021).

Published at Sunlight, 21 Nov 2021 04:32:05 -0600

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