Taufel, Gould to umpire Pakistan, India clash


NEW DELHI – Australia’s Simon Taufel and Ian Gould of England were on Sunday named as the umpires for Wednesday’s highly-charged World Cup semi-final between India Pakistan.
Sri Lanka’s Ranjan Madugalle will be match referee with New Zealand’s Billy Bowden and Australian Rod Tucker acting as the third and fourth umpires respectively. For Tuesday’s first semi-final between Sri Lanka and New Zealand in Colombo, Steve Davis of Australia and Aleem Dar of Pakistan will be the on-field umpires.
Chris Broad is the match referee with South Africa’s Marais Erasmus and Billy Doctrove of West Indies, the third and fourth umpires respectively. The International Cricket Council said that officials for the final will be made later in the week.