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What is difference between Match Umpire and Match Referee in game of cricket ?

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Asked by Uncommon Freind, 23 Apr '13 05:26 pm
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In cricket, an umpire is a person who has the authority to make judgements on the cricket field, according to the Laws of Cricket.
A match referee remains off the field of play at all times during the actual play of the game, observing events from a spectator area.The match referee's responsibility is to ensure that the ICC Cricket Code of Conduct is upheld during the game, to assess any breaches of the Code, and to hand out penalties for any breaches.
Answered by COPA, 23 Apr '13 05:34 pm

 
  
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In cricket, an umpire is a person who has the authority to make judgements on the cricket field, according to the Laws of Cricket.
A match referee how ever remains off the field of play at all times during the actual play of the game
Answered by anil garg, 24 Apr '13 03:51 pm

 
  
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An umpire
In cricket, an umpire (from the Old French nompere meaning not a peer, i.e. not a member of one of the teams, impartial) is a person who has the authority to make judgements on the cricket field, according to the Laws of Cricket. Besides making decisions about legality of delivery, appeals for wickets and general conduct of the game in a legal manner, the umpire also keeps a record of the deliveries and announces the completion of an over.

A cricket umpire is not to be confused with the referee who usually presides only over international matches and makes no decisions affecting the outcome of the game.

A match referee is an official appointed to oversee professional cricket matches. Match referees for Test matches and One Day Internationals are appointed by the International Cricket Council (ICC). Most matches below international level do no ...more
Answered by Quest, 24 Apr '13 11:35 am

 
  
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Umpire - Judge of Play.

Referee - Observer.
Answered by anantharaman, 23 Apr '13 08:41 pm

 
  
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Umpire gives decisions on play in ground and referee takes decisions in pavillion about match related things.
Answered by rk, 23 Apr '13 05:27 pm

 
  
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