Umpires in Indian Premier League (IPL)

Just like in any other sport, role of an Umpire is very crucial.

In cricket, an umpire is a person who has the authority to make judgements on the field.

Umpires in Indian Premier League (IPL)

There are two on-field umpires, who apply the laws, make all necessary decisions, and relay the decisions to the scorers. There is also a third-umpire (also known as TV Umpire). He is an off-field umpire who makes the final decision in questions referred to him by the two on-field umpires.

Season 11 of Indian Premier League (Vivo IPL 2018) is scheduled to take place in India from 4 April to 31 May 2018.

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Umpires in Indian Premier League (IPL) :

In the eight seasons of the Indian Premiere League (IPL) played so far, 46 umpires have officiated at least one IPL match.

Of these, Kumar Dharmasena has officiated the most number of matches, serving as an umpire in 74 IPL matches while Subroto Das has officiated the fewest, serving as an umpire in just 1 IPL match.

Umpire Name Nationality First Season Last Season Matches
Kumar Dharmasena Sri Lanka 2009 2015 74
S Ravi India 2009 2015 62
Simon Taufel Australia 2009 2013 55
Asad Rauf Pakistan 2008 2013 51
Billy Doctrove West Indies 2008 2012 44
Rudi Koertzen South Africa 2008 2011 42
Aleem Dar Pakistan 2008 2014 38
Billy Bowden New Zealand 2009 2014 38
Anil Chaudhary India 2012 2015 37
Marais Erasmus South Africa 2009 2015 37
Vineet Kulkarni India 2012 2015 37
Chettithody Shamshuddin India 2012 2015 36
Rod Tucker Australia 2011 2014 33
Sudhir Asnani India 2009 2013 31
Shavir Tarapore India 2009 2012 31
Russell Tiffin Zimbabwe 2008 2011 30
Daryl Harper Australia 2008 2010 28
Amiesh Saheba India 2008 2011 27
Bruce Oxenford Australia 2012 2014 23
Krishna Hariharan India 2008 2011 21
Richard Illingworth England 2014 2015 20
C. K. Nandan India 2013 2015 19
Brian Jerling South Africa 2008 2010 18
Johan Cloete South Africa 2012 2015 17
Sanjay Hazare India 2009 2014 17
Nigel Llong England 2013 2014 16
Subrat Das India 2010 2013 15
Krishnaraj Srinath India 2013 2015 15
Ian Howell South Africa 2008 2009 14
Suresh Shastri India 2008 2011 14
Mark Benson England 2008 2009 13
Chris Gaffaney New Zealand 2015 2015 11
Paul Reiffel Australia 2011 2011 11
Rajesh Deshpande India 2014 2015 8
Pashchim Pathak India 2014 2015 8
Gary Baxter New Zealand 2009 2009 7
Steve Davis Australia 2008 2008 7
Arani Jayaprakash India 2008 2008 7
Simon Fry Australia 2015 2015 6
Tony Hill New Zealand 2011 2011 6
G. A. Pratapkumar India 2008 2008 6
Ivaturi Shivram India 2008 2008 6
Tyron Wijewardene Sri Lanka 2009 2009 6
Krishnamachari Srinivasan India 2015 2015 3
Shashank Ranade India 2009 2009 2
Subroto Das India 2013 2013 1

Umpires Salary in IPL :

Both on-field and off-field umpires are paid for each official IPL match.

The on-field umpire is paid over Rs. 1.75 Lakh per match (~ 2500 US$) while the off-field empires is paid around Rs. Twenty five thousand per match (~ 375 US$).

Umpires in IPL 2018 :

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