Marais Erasmus

Marais Erasmus

Umpiring errors
Umpires goof up in spotting 21 no-balls on Day 2 of Gabba Test

David Warner got out to Naseem Shah off a no-ball, a decision reversed later.

Jonny Bairstow
Ashes 2019: Why umpires did not penalise England for Jonny Bairstow’s fake fielding?

Smith had to dive to reach the crease due to Bairstow's actions.

Awarding England six runs on the overthrow was a clear mistake, says Simon Taufel

Marais Erasmus and Kumar Dharmasena were the on-field umpires for the final.

Tim Paine
Marais Erasmus pulls up Tim Paine for using negative tactics against Rishabh Pant

Despite losing eight wickets, a late fightback from Nathan Lyon and Australia's only half-centurion of the match Pat Cummins forced the play into Day 5. 

England players
England cricketers give ‘Guard of Honour’ to the retiring Rangana Herath

Even the two on-field umpires- Chris Gaffaney and Marais Erasmus- stood there.  

Deepak Chahar ball
IPL 2018: Deepak Chahar bowls a strange delivery; sparks debate

The Chennai Super Kings pulled off an unlikely victory against the Sunrisers Hyderabad in Qualifier 1.

MS Dhoni
IPL 2018: MS Dhoni wasn’t pleased with Marais Erasmus’ decision

The game was eventually won by the Royals thanks to Jos Buttler.

Jasprit Bumrah and Fakhar Zaman
Twitter goes berserk after Jasrprit Bumrah’s wicket off a no-ball

Following Bumrah’s unfortunate incident, Twitter went berserk due to the bowler’s no-ball problem and had some mean, funny things to say.

Misbah-ul-Haq vs West Indies
Misbah-ul-Haq wins ICC Sprit of Cricket Award, Erasmus Umpire of the year

Pakistan Test captain Misbah-ul-Haq has won the ICC Spirit of Cricket Award. The 42-year-old was adjudged the winner for inspiring his side to play the game in its true spirit, at the same time lifting the Pakistan cricket team from number-four to number-one on the ICC Test Team Rankings. Remarkably, this was achieved without playing any […]

Aleem Dar
ICC announced Match officials for the ICC World Cup 2015

ICC announced Match officials for the ICC World Cup 2015: The International Cricket Council, the world cricket governing body and the organizers of the ICC World Cup 2015 today announced its 25 members match officials’ team for the upcoming world cup. The official statement released by the ICC stated details of the Match referees and […]