Umpiring In The Age Of Cable TV

In recent years, I’ve been struck by a strange feature of the way cricket is discussed. On the one hand, the discussion of tactics, technique and the playing conditions is more sophisticated than ever before. On the other, the discussion of umpiring is less nuanced than ever before. It is as if there is an emerging consensus in cricket that the game is complicated, but refereeing it is not, and decisions made by umpires would…

"Umpiring In The Age Of Cable TV"