Umpire Steve Davis completes half-century of Tests

Updated: 27 December 2013 16:27 IST

Steve Davis has also officiated in 122 ODIs and 20 T20Is and was promoted to the Elite Panel of ICC Umpires in 2008.

England's Steve Davis became the 11th umpire to complete a half-century of Tests when he took the field alongside Rod Tucker for the second and final Test between South Africa and India in Durban on Thursday.

Davis, born on 9 April 1952 in London, made his Test debut in the third and final Test between Australia and New Zealand in November 1997 in Hobart. He was promoted to the Elite Panel of ICC Umpires in April 2008.

In addition to 50 Tests, Davis has also umpired in 122 ODIs and 20 T20Is, and has been involved in all the ICC major events, including the ICC World Cricket World Cup 2007 and 2011, ICC Champions Trophy 2009 and 2013, and the ICC World Twenty20 2007, 2009, 2010 and 2012.

Topics : Cricket South Africa West Indies England Australia India Steve Davis India in South Africa 2013-14
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