05 Jun 2015
New Delhi: Only the second Indian to be inducted into the ICC's Elite Panel of Umpires, Sundaram Ravi feels many of his compatriots are on the verge of breaking into the top bracket after improving their skills by officiating in the IPL.
07 Jun 2016
Dubai: Indian umpire Sundaram Ravi was yesterday retained in the International Cricket Council (ICC) elite panel for his impressive track record, according to reports.
28 Feb 2014
Bhubaneswar: Keen to have a representation in the ICC's Elite panel of Umpires, the BCCI is ready to set up a National Umpires Academy in the country to improve the standard of officials.
25 Jun 2013
Pakistan's Asad Rauf, who is being investigated in the IPL spot-fixing scandal, and long-serving New Zealander Billy Bowden were on Tuesday dropped from the ICC Elite Panel of Umpires after an annual review of their performance.
01 May 2014
Dubai: The ICC on Thursday announced the Emirates Elite Panel of umpires for 2014-2015, commencing from July 1, following the annual review and selection process.
26 Jul 2013
London: Former ICC elite panel umpire, Simon Taufel has warned that decision-making in modern-day cricket has become tougher than last two decades, saying extensive use of high-end technology and reviews put more "pressure" on on-field officials.
04 Jun 2015
Dubai: India's Sundaram Ravi was on Thursday inducted into the Elite Panel of International Cricket Council (ICC) Umpires for 2015-2016, commencing from July 1, 2015, following the annual review and selection process.
05 Apr 2015
New Delhi: India may not have had an umpire in the ICC elite panel for more than a decade but celebrated Australian Simon Taufel feels officials from the country are close to making the exclusive group again thanks to the Cricket Board's efforts.
13 Sep 2016
One of the premium hatchback segment’s best-sellers – the Elite i20 – is finally offering a long-awaited automatic option. Hyundai has launched the Elite i20 automatic with a 1.4-litre petrol engine at a price of Rs 9.01 lakh (ex-showroom, New Delhi). The 1.4-litre petrol engine in the i20 attracts more duties (in sub-4m vehicles, petrol engines that are 1.2 litres and lower attract lower taxes), which has landed the Hyundai in the price territory of the turbocharged Polo GT TSI, while making it more expensive than its direct rivals – the Maruti Suzuki Baleno and the Honda Jazz. Here’s what all the four petrol automatics have to offer.
28 Aug 2016
Chennai: India on Sunday morning successfully tested its own scramjet or the air breathing engine with the launch of a big sounding rocket, said a senior official of Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO).