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KFC BBL|08 Semi Final appointments announced

11 February 2019

02-110219 KFC BBL08 Semi Finals

Congratulations to the Match Officials appointed to the KFC BBL|08 Semi Finals in Hobart and Melbourne.

In Semi Final 1 between the Hobart Hurricanes and Melbourne Stars at Blundstone Arena, Sam Nogajski and Shawn Craig will oversee proceedings from the middle, with Simon Fry supporting from the 3rd Umpire box. Daryl Harper has been appointed Match Referee, whilst Mike Graham-Smith (4th Umpire) rounds out the Playing Control Team. Nathan Bester and Graeme Hamley have been appointed Scorers. 

The following night in Melbourne in the fixture between Melbourne Renegades and Sydney Sixers at Marvel Stadium, Gerard Abood and Phil Gillespie have been appointed on-field. John Ward (3rd) and Geoff Joshua (4th) complete the Umpiring group, whilst Peter Marshall has been appointed Match Referee. Supporting the on-field team from the Scorers box is Jim Hamilton and James Higgs. 

The NUP’s 4th International Umpire Panel member, Paul Wilson, will be on ICC duty in the West Indies for the One-Day International Series against England. 

Thursday 14 February – Blundstone Arena
Semi-Final 1 – Hobart Hurricanes v Melbourne Stars – 7:30pm

  • Shawn Craig (Field)
  • Sam Nogajski (Field)
  • Simon Fry (3rd)
  • Mike Graham-Smith (4th)
  • Daryl Harper (Match Referee)
  • Graeme Hamley (Scorer)
  • Nathan Bester (Scorer)

Friday 15 February – Marvel Stadium
Semi-Final 2 – Melbourne Renegades v Sydney Sixers – 7:40pm

  • Gerard Abood (Field)
  • Phil Gillespie (Field)
  • John Ward (3rd)
  • Geoff Joshua (4th)
  • Peter Marshall (Match Referee)
  • Jim Hamilton (Scorer)
  • James Higgs (Scorer)