Nitin Menon Becomes Youngest Umpire

Nitin Menon Becomes Youngest Umpire

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    Using alternatives for saliva not in spirit of game: Nitin Menon

    With International Cricket Council (ICC) ban on the use of saliva to polish the ball, bowlers across countries have been vocal about alternatives to compensate for the perceived loss of swing but umpire Nitin Menon, the newest inclusion in ICC's elite panel, says doing so would not be in the spirit of the game. Menon's inclusion on Monday to the ICC's Elite Panel of...

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    Shashank Manohar Steps Down As ICC Chairman After Completing Four Years' Tenure

    ICC Chairman Shashank Manohar, on Wednesday, has stepped down from his post after completing his two two-year tenures. Manohar was at the helm for two complete tenures from November 2015. The ICC has announced that Deputy Chairman Imran Khwaja will assume the responsibilities of the Chairperson until a successor is elected. The process for the Chairperson election is...

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    Using alternatives for saliva not in spirit of game: Nitin Menon

    With International Cricket Council (ICC) ban on the use of saliva to polish the ball, bowlers across countries have been vocal about alternatives to compensate for the perceived loss of swing but umpire Nitin Menon, the newest inclusion in ICC's elite panel, says doing so would not be in the spirit of the game. With International Cricket Council (ICC) ban on the use of saliva to...

    • 7 days ago
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    Indian umpire Nitin Menon inducted in ICC Elite Panel for 2020-21

    Dubai: India's Nitin Menon was included in the International Cricket Council's (ICC's) Elite Panel of Umpires for the upcoming 2020-21 season. Menon will replace England's Nigel Llong and is the third Indian umpire to feature in the panel after former captain Srinivas Venkatraghavan and Sundaram Ravi. The 36-year-old Menon, who has officiated in three Tests,...

    • a week ago
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    Fulfilling Father's Dream, Aspiring for Ashes: Youngest Umpire Nitin Menon's Journey to Elite Panel

    Nitin Menon received a pleasant surprise on Monday (June 29) when he became only the third Indian to be named in the International Cricket Council's Elite Panel of umpires. At the age of only 36, Nitin follows former India captain S Venkataraghavan and S Ravi, who was dropped from the panel in 2019, in the list. He becomes the youngest to make it...

    • a week ago
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    Interview: India's newest ICC Elite umpire Nitin Menon on umpiring standards, IPL, DRS and more

    At 36, he is the youngest ever and the third Indian after S Venkatraghavan and Sundaram Ravi to make it to the prestigious panel. Nitin Menon on Monday was included in the International Cricket Council's Elite Panel of Umpires for the 2020-'21 season. At 36, he is the youngest ever and the third Indian after S Venkatraghavan and Sundaram Ravi...

    • a week ago
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    Ball management will be biggest challenge when cricket resumes, says Indian umpire Nitin Menon

    Nitin Menon, the youngest member in the ICC elite panel of umpires, considers the Ashes series as the ultimate challenge but he says the biggest challenge in prevailing circumstances is to ensure that the players, knowingly or unknowingly, don't apply saliva on the ball.Menon, 36, quit his playing career when he was 22 and shifted to his family...

    • a week ago
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    Nitin Menon included in ICC Elite Panel of Umpires

    DUBAI: Indias Nitin Menon has been included in the ICC Elite Panel of Umpires for the season 2020-21 following the annual review and selection process conducted by the International Cricket Council, a statement said on Monday. The 36-year-old, who has officiated in three Tests, 24 ODIs and 16 T20Is, replaces England's Nigel Llong and is the third from his country to make the prestigious panel...

    • a week ago
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    Nitin Menon Included in ICC’s Elite Panel of Umpires

    India's 36-year-old Nitin Menon has been included in the International Cricket Council's Elite Panel of Umpires. On Monday, Nitin became the third Indian umpire to be named to the panel. The most amazing thing is that he is the youngest umpire in the world to make a place on this panel.Nitin is the third Indian after former captain Srinivas Venkataraghavan and Sundaram Ravi to make...

    • a week ago
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    India's young umpire Nitin Menon joins the ICC Elite Panel

    India's young umpire Nitin Menon was inducted into the International Cricket Council's umpires elite panel for the 2020-21 season, replacing Nigel Long of England. The 36-year-old Menon has experience of umpiring in thre. India's young umpire Nitin Menon was inducted into the International Cricket Council's umpires elite panel for the 2020-21 season, replacing Nigel...

    • a week ago

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