The ICC has announced the names of four World Cup winners in a very 25-member match officials’ team for the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015, that will start from February 14 to March 29.
The match referees would be Chris Broad, Jeff Crowe, David Boon, Ranjan Madugalle and Roshan Mahanama.
The Elite panel umpires are: Aleem Dar, Billy Bowden, Ian Gould, Richard Kettle borough, Bruce Oxenford, Kumar Dharmasena, Nigel Long, Richard Illingworth, Rod Tucker and Paul Reiffel, Steve Davis. Marais Erasmus
The international panel umpires are: Johan Cloete, Simon Fry, Chris Gaffney, Michael Gough, Ranmore Martinez, Ruchira Palliyaguru, S.Ravi and Joel Wilson.
The eight umpires from the international panel are known as rising match officials; they have already officiated at international level.
The World Cup winners within the line-up can be named as Boon, Dharmasena, Mahanama and Reiffel. Boon was a part of Allan Border’s aspect that triumphed in Kolkata within the ICC Cricket World Cup 1987 final, Dharmasena and Mahanama contend within the ICC Cricket World Cup 1996 final and Reiffel pictured Australia at Lord’s within the ICC Cricket World Cup 1999 final.
In addition to the four, Madugalle contend in 3 ICC Cricket World Cups – 1979, 1983 and 1987. While Crowe appeared in New Zealand within the 1983 and 1987 ICC Cricket World Cups, Illingworth participated within the final of the ICC Cricket World Cup 1992 in Melbourne furthermore as within the ICC Cricket World Cup 1996 and Broad featured in 3 matches of the ICC Cricket World Cup 1987,