Category Archives: Umpires

WICUA Final Written exams to be held on October 18, 2015

The WICUA Chief Training Officer Mr. Clyde Cumberbatch has announced that the WICUA Final Written Examination will be held on October 18, 2015 at 9:00am sharp.

The USACUA Secretary Mr. Mohammed S. Baksh, has requested that all US regions submit in writing, the full names of the umpires who will be appearing for the WICUA Final Written Examination by September 30th, 2015.

The names should be spelt correctly as they would appear on the Examination Certificate to be awarded to the successful candidates.

Please contact the Secretary Mr. Baksh for any additional details.

USACUA Umpire Mohamed Gaffur of Florida passes away

USACUA deeply regrets to inform you that Umpire Mohamed Gaffur of Florida, passed away this Thanksgiving Day, Thursday November 27, 2014 at 4:00pm.

The funeral services will be held on Sunday November 30th, 2014 at:

6301 Taft Street
Hollywood Florida 33024.

The viewing will be held on Sunday, 10:00am to 11:00am.

For more information, please contact Mr. Fred Hunter (954) 989-1550 or Mr. Danny Khan.

USACUA sends its condolences to the family and friends. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family.

Umpire Douglas Sang Hue OD dies

Gentlemen, It is indeed a sad day for the Jamaica Cricket Umpires’ Association (JCUA) and West Indies Cricket Umpires’ Association (WICUA) family. The passing of Douglas Sang-Hue OD, former Test and International Umpire has left a huge void in our umpiring fraternity. Mr. Sang-Hue epitomized the true standard of excellence that every umpire would like to aspire for.He had been a true ambassador for Jamaica and the entire West Indies, representing us locally, regionally and internationally with distinction. We will surely miss him.
¬†On behalf of the West Indies Cricket Umpires’ Association which he served with grace, humility and distinction, I would like to extend condolence to his family. May his soul rest in peace.Funeral arrangements will be announced later.

USACUA Umpires for US Nationals Tournament in Florida

USACA will be hosting the 2014 US Nationals Tournament from August 14 through the 16th of 2014 in Fort Lauderdale Cricket Stadium in Florida.

USACUA will be providing the following umpires to officiate at these prestigious games.

  1. Herbert Smythe
  2. Sylvan Taylor
  3. Jermaine Lindo
  4. Anil Pap
  5. Vijay Mallela
  6. Ravishankar Byrappagowda
  7. Max Diah
  8. Wayne Nembhard
  9. Nur Uddin

The playing conditions, schedules and other relevant details can be found here.