Archive for the 'Cricket Umpiring' Category

Slacking Off

It seems that I have been slacking off on my blog, although I have been working hard on my business. To give you a bit of entertainment whilst I reorganize my priorities, here is an audio track from a recent International Cricket match from one of Australia’s favourite sons, Kerry “Skull” O’Keefe. Enjoy.

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Cricket Round 9

The season continues after the Christmas/New Year break.  Another one-day game to start the new year, and an important match for both sides.  Whoever looses, will probably be out of the semi-finals, but whoever wins will have to keep on winning to make the semi’s.  I had what you might call a very quiet day, […]

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Cricket Round 8

Yet another one-day match and this time between two evenly matched teams.  All I can say is that it was one of the best games I have officiated for some time.  From the start of the game to the very last ball, it was unknown who would win.  The teams were on the same score […]

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Cricket Round 7 – Day 2

A nice sunny and warm day for Cricket.  It’s nice to Umpire near the coast as there is nearly always a North-East breeze to keep you cool.  Anyway, this week I am prepared for a good day’s Cricket as one side tries to avoid an outright defeat and the other tries to gain maximum points.  […]

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Cricket Round 7 – Day 1

Another Saturday morning rolls around and the weather has not been good during the week. I was advised of a number of games that were called off on Friday evening. Come Saturday morning, a few more games were called off. I felt for sure that all games would be called off, but then I heard […]

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