Dubai:The International Cricket Council on Thursday announced the names of the umpires and referees to officiate in the Asia Cup from June 24 in Pakistan.
Mike Procter of the Emirates Elite Panel of ICC Match Referees will oversee the matches staged in Lahore while Alan Hurst, also of the Elite Panel, will supervise the matches to be played in Karachi.
The ICC-appointed on-field umpires will be Simon Taufel and Brian Jerling of Elite Panel, and Ian Gould and Tony Hill of the Emirates International Panel of ICC Umpires.
Appointments for the second round matches will be announced in due course.
Asia Cup Match Referees Mike Procter (Lahore) and Alan Hurst (Karachi) June 24 Bangladesh v UAE, Lahore ODI Simon Taufel , Ian Gould; Pakistan v Hong Kong, Karachi (ODI) Tony Hill and Brian Jerling June 25 Bangladesh v Sri Lanka, Lahore (ODI) Simon Taufel, Ian Gould; India v Hong Kong, Karachi (ODI) Tony Hill and Brian Jerling June 26 Sri Lanka v UAE, Lahore (ODI) Simon Taufel , Ian Gould; Pakistan v India, Karachi (ODI) Tony Hill and Brian Jerling.