Pakistani umpire, Ahsan Raza, has change into the primary umpire on the planet to officiate in 50 T20 internationals. Raza achieved the feat when he stood within the second T20I between Pakistan and Zimbabwe in Rawalpindi on Sunday.
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Raza was extraordinarily happy with his achievement and stated, “I’ve by no means considered turning into the primary umpire to finish the fiftieth milestone. I’m grateful to all together with the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) for placing me on the forefront in dwelling sequence and I’m additionally grateful to ICC for reposing belief in my skills.”
Ahsan is adopted by fellow Pakistani umpire, Aleem Dar, who has officiated in 47 T20Is. Ian Gould of England is available in third having officiated 37 T20I matches.
Ahsan has been extremely revered as an umpire in Pakistan and shall be seeking to be part of Aleem Dar within the ICC’s Elite Panel within the close to future.
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At the moment, there’s just one Pakistani within the ICC Elite Panel of umpires. England and Australia have three every whereas West Indies, Sri Lanka, India, South Africa and New Zealand have one umpire every.
Raza stood in his first T20I worldwide in 2010 in a match between Pakistan and South Africa in Abu Dhabi.