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Lloyd named Match Referee

MUMBAI, OCT. 7. Clive Lloyd of the West Indies has been appointed the ICC Match Referee for the Platinum Jubilee one-day international between India and Pakistan, scheduled to be played at Eden Gardens on November 13.

Simon Taufel of Australia would be one of the two on-field umpires. The other umpire was yet to be named by the Indian Cricket board, according to information available here.

Meanwhile, former New Zealand captain Jeff Crowe has been nominated the Match Referee for the two-Test series between India and South Africa next month.

Australians Daryl Harper and Taufel would be the on-field umpires in this series.

For India's tour to Bangladesh in December, Englishman Chris Broad would be the ICC Match Referee. — PTI