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umpire

[′əm‚pīr]
(mining engineering)
An assay made by a third party to settle the difference in assays made by the purchaser and the seller of ore.
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It was the first Umpires Committee meeting held in about 10 months, thanks to the previous BCCI dispensation pre- occupation with the IPL betting- fixing case in the Supreme Court.
He said during his tour to Afghanistan, I performed monitoring of their elite panel umpires, gave them tips for improvement, held a seminar for Match Referees and gave English language test to some of the Afghan ACC Level-II qualified umpires, who had not cleared it earlier.
Speaking to Gulf News, Ali, who has umpired almost every day during the domestic cricket season for 28 years, said: "I have been lucky to learn about umpiring from many great umpires, attended courses conducted by legendary international umpires and closely interacted with some of the best in business.
At yesterday's tribunal, the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) accepted the pair had been treated less favourably because of their age, but said its actions were justified because it wanted to ensure opportunities for succession planning and appointing new umpires.
Joe West, president of the World Umpires Association, also declined to comment, as did other umpires around the league.
For the record, Drake is neither the best nor the worst Major League umpire.
I was simply trying to seek clarification from the umpires regarding how the decision had been made after being referred to the third umpire.
The article of the code Ponting contravened refers to "arguing or entering into a prolonged discussion with the umpire about his decision'', a charge the Australia captain admitted to.
Alex Whalley, who is a sixth form student at Merchant Taylors' School, Crosby, was one of only six young umpires nationwide to get the nod.
It is a great honour to be able to give back to international cricket and to be able to share my experience and knowledge with umpires at all levels within the Africa region," said Koertzen on his appointment.
This is the easiest call my umpires will make all year," AMLU/OPEIU Guild 322 President Shaun Francis, himself a Triple A umpire in the Pacific Coast League.
A NETBALL umpire from Teesside who aspires to officiate at the Olympic Games has just taken control of her first ever England match.