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T20 World Cup 2024, Key Officials for the Super 8 Stage Announced

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The International Cricket Council (ICC) has revealed the match officials for the Super 8 stage of the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2024. This stage promises thrilling encounters and intense competition, with top teams vying for a spot in the semifinals. Let’s take a closer look at the appointments and key matches in this stage.

India’s Clash with Afghanistan

Match Details

  • Date: June 20
  • Venue: Barbados

Match Officials

  • On-field Umpires: Rodney Tucker and Paul Reiffel
  • TV Umpire: Allahudien Paleker
  • Fourth Umpire: Alex Wharf
  • Match Referee: David Boon

India will face Afghanistan in their opening Super 8 match. The experienced Rodney Tucker and Paul Reiffel will oversee the on-field decisions, with Allahudien Paleker monitoring from the TV umpire’s chair. David Boon will be the match referee.

Australia vs. India Showdown

Match Details

  • Date: June 24
  • Venue: Daren Sammy National Cricket Stadium, St Lucia

Match Officials

  • On-field Umpires: Richard Kettleborough and Richard Illingworth
  • TV Umpire: Michael Gough
  • Fourth Umpire: Kumar Dharmasena
  • Match Referee: Jeff Crowe

In one of the most anticipated matches, former champions Australia will take on India. The officiating team includes top officials like Richard Kettleborough and Richard Illingworth, with Jeff Crowe overseeing the match as the referee.

USA’s Historic Knockout Match

Match Details

  • Date: June 19
  • Venue: Antigua

Match Officials

  • On-field Umpires: Chris Gaffaney and Richard Kettleborough
  • TV Umpire: Joel Wilson
  • Fourth Umpire: Langton Rusere
  • Match Referee: Ranjan Madugalle

The USA will play their first-ever knockout match in an ICC Men’s T20 World Cup against South Africa. The experienced duo of Chris Gaffaney and Richard Kettleborough will officiate, with Joel Wilson as the TV umpire.

Key Appointments for Other Matches

England vs. West Indies

  • Date: June 19
  • Venue: St Lucia
  • On-field Umpires: Nitin Menon and Ahsan Raza
  • TV Umpire: Sharfuddoula Ibne Shahid
  • Fourth Umpire: Chris Brown
  • Match Referee: Jeff Crowe

Afghanistan vs. Australia

  • Date: June 22
  • Venue: St Vincent
  • On-field Umpires: Kumar Dharmasena and Ahsan Raza
  • TV Umpire: Richard Illingworth
  • Fourth Umpire: Nitin Menon
  • Match Referee: Richie Richardson

India vs. Bangladesh

  • Date: June 22
  • Venue: Antigua
  • On-field Umpires: Michael Gough and Adrian Holdstock
  • TV Umpire: Langton Rusere
  • Fourth Umpire: Richard Kettleborough
  • Match Referee: Ranjan Madugalle

Full Schedule of Super 8s Match Officials

  • June 19: USA vs. South Africa (Antigua)
    • Referee: Ranjan Madugalle
    • On-field Umpires: Chris Gaffaney and Richard Kettleborough
    • TV Umpire: Joel Wilson
    • Fourth Umpire: Langton Rusere
  • June 19: England vs. West Indies (St Lucia)
    • Referee: Jeff Crowe
    • On-field Umpires: Nitin Menon and Ahsan Raza
    • TV Umpire: Sharfuddoula Ibne Shahid
    • Fourth Umpire: Chris Brown
  • June 20: Afghanistan vs. India (Barbados)
    • Referee: David Boon
    • On-field Umpires: Rodney Tucker and Paul Reiffel
    • TV Umpire: Allahudien Paleker
    • Fourth Umpire: Alex Wharf
  • June 20: Australia vs. Bangladesh (Antigua)
    • Referee: Richie Richardson
    • On-field Umpires: Richard Illingworth and Michael Gough
    • TV Umpire: Kumar Dharmasena
    • Fourth Umpire: Adrian Holstock
  • June 21: England vs. South Africa (St Lucia)
    • Referee: Jeff Crowe
    • On-field Umpires: Sharfuddoula Ibne Shahid and Chris Brown
    • TV Umpire: Joel Wilson
    • Fourth Umpire: Chris Gaffaney
  • June 21: USA vs. West Indies (Barbados)
    • Referee: David Boon
    • On-field Umpires: Paul Reiffel and Allahuddien Paleker
    • TV Umpire: Rodney Tucker
    • Fourth Umpire: Alex Wharf
  • June 22: India vs. Bangladesh (Antigua)
    • Referee: Ranjan Madugalle
    • On-field Umpires: Michael Gough and Adrian Holdstock
    • TV Umpire: Langton Rusere
    • Fourth Umpire: Richard Kettleborough
  • June 22: Afghanistan vs. Australia (St Vincent)
    • Referee: Richie Richardson
    • On-field Umpires: Kumar Dharmasena and Ahsan Raza
    • TV Umpire: Richard Illingworth
    • Fourth Umpire: Nitin Menon
  • June 23: USA vs. England (Barbados)
    • Referee: David Boon
    • On-field Umpires: Chris Gaffaney and Joel Wilson
    • TV Umpire: Paul Reiffel
    • Fourth Umpire: Allahuddien Paleker
  • June 23: West Indies vs. South Africa (Antigua)
    • Referee: Ranjan Madugalle
    • On-field Umpires: Rodney Tucker and Alex Wharf
    • TV Umpire: Chris Brown
    • Fourth Umpire: Sharfuddoula Ibne Shahid
  • June 24: Australia vs. India (St Lucia)
    • Referee: Jeff Crowe
    • On-field Umpires: Richard Kettleborough and Richard Illingworth
    • TV Umpire: Michael Gough
    • Fourth Umpire: Kumar Dharmasena
  • June 24: Afghanistan vs. Bangladesh (St Vincent)
    • Referee: Richie Richardson
    • On-field Umpires: Langton Rusere and Nitin Menon
    • TV Umpire: Adrian Holdstock
    • Fourth Umpire: Ahsan Raza

The Super 8 stage of the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2024 is set to feature some of the best umpires and referees in the world, ensuring fair play and top-quality officiating. As the teams gear up for these crucial matches, fans can look forward to high-stakes cricket and memorable moments.