Sunday, 8 December 2013

List of instances where a player caught his rival and subsequently umpired a test in which the said batsman was playing.



1) JM Blackham - c.James Lillywhite jnr b.A Hill - 5, Inns 1, Aus vs Eng, Melbourne, 31 Mar 1877

James Lillywhite jnr umpired in Tests in which JM Blackham played:
Australia v England, Melbourne, 31 Dec 1881
Australia v England, Sydney, 17 Feb 1882
Australia v England, Sydney, 3 Mar 1882
Australia v England, Melbourne, 10 Mar 1882

2) A Shrewsbury snr - c.PG McShane b.JJ Ferris - 2, Inns 1, Aus v Eng, Sydney, 28 Jan 1887

PG McShane umpired in Tests in which A Shrewsbury snr played:
Australia v England, Sydney, 14 Mar 1885
(PG McShane took catch of A Shrewsbury snr in 1887 after umpiring a test in which A Shrewsbury snr played in 1885)

3) F Hearne - c.HR Butt b.GA Lohmann - 0, Inns 2, SA vs Eng, Johannesburg, 2 Mar 1896

HR Butt umpired in Tests in which F Hearne played:
South Africa v England, Johannesburg, 2 Mar 1896
(HR Butt took catch of F Hearne and umpired in the same Test)

4) AW Nourse - c.GJ Thompson b.GHT Simpson-Hayward - 5, Inns 3, SA vs Eng, Johannesburg, 26 Feb 1910

GJ Thompson umpired in Tests in which AW Nourse played:
South Africa v England, Cape Town, 1 Jan 1923
South Africa v England, Durban, 18 Jan 1923

5) S Chanderpaul - c.PR Reiffel b.GD McGrath - 3, Inns 2, Aus vs WI, Perth, 1 Feb 1997

PR Reiffel umpired in Tests in which S Chanderpaul played:
West Indies v New Zealand, North Sound, 25 Jul 2012
West Indies v New Zealand, Kingston, 2 Aug 2012
New Zealand v West Indies, Dunedin, 3 Dec 2013

6) SR Tendulkar c.HDPK Dharmasena b.ST Jayasuriya - 23, Inns 2, Ind vs SL, Mohali, 19 Nov 1997

HDPK Dharmasena umpired in Tests in which SR Tendulkar played:
India v New Zealand, Ahmedabad, 4 Nov 2010
India v New Zealand, Hyderabad (Deccan), 12 Nov 2010
India v West Indies, Delhi, 6 Nov 2011
Australia v India, Perth, 13 Jan 2012
Australia v India, Adelaide, 24 Jan 2012
India v England, Kolkata, 5 Dec 2012
India v England, Nagpur, 13 Dec 2012
India v Australia, Chennai, 22 Feb 2013
India v Australia, Hyderabad (Deccan), 2 Mar 2013