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Match officials for the 2019 Cricket World Cup were selected by the Umpire selection panel and the information was released on 26 April, 2019. Umpire selection panel selected 16 umpires to officiate at the World Cup: Out of 16 umpires four were from Australia, five from England, four from Asia, one each from New Zealand, South Africa and West Indies. It also selected 6 match referees for the event.

Umpires

Out of the selected umpires, twelve of them belong to the Elite Panel of ICC Umpires while the remaining four belong to the International Panel of Umpires and Referees. Ian Gould, an Elite panel umpire, announced that he would retire as an umpire following the conclusion of the tournament.

Umpire Country Panel Matches WC Matches (before 2019) 2019 WC
Aleem Dar Flag of Pakistan Pakistan Elite Panel of ICC Umpires 200 28 TBC
Kumar Dharmasena Flag of Sri Lanka.svg Sri Lanka Elite Panel of ICC Umpires 94 13
Marais Erasmus Flag of South Africa.svg South Africa Elite Panel of ICC Umpires 12
Chris Gaffaney Flag of New Zealand.svg New Zealand Elite Panel of ICC Umpires 3
Ian Gould Flag of England England Elite Panel of ICC Umpires 17
Richard Illingworth Flag of England England Elite Panel of ICC Umpires 5
Richard Kettleborough Flag of England England Elite Panel of ICC Umpires 13
Nigel Llong Flag of England England Elite Panel of ICC Umpires 11
Bruce Oxenford Flag of Australia Australia Elite Panel of ICC Umpires 11
Sundaram Ravi Flag of India India Elite Panel of ICC Umpires 3
Paul Reiffel Flag of Australia Australia Elite Panel of ICC Umpires 4
Rod Tucker Flag of Australia Australia Elite Panel of ICC Umpires 13
Michael Gough Flag of England England International Panel of ICC Umpires 3
Ruchira Palliyaguruge Flag of Sri Lanka.svg Sri Lanka International Panel of ICC Umpires 3
Joel Wilson Flag of West Indies West Indies International Panel of ICC Umpires 3
Paul Wilson Flag of Australia Australia International Panel of ICC Umpires 0

Referees

Six referees were also selected by the selection panel. All the selected referees belong to the Elite Panel of ICC Referees.

Referee Country Matches WC Matches (before 2019) 2019 WC
David Boon Flag of Australia Australia 10 TBC
Chris Broad Flag of England England 253 31
Jeff Crowe Flag of New Zealand.svg New Zealand 207 29
Ranjan Madugalle Flag of Sri Lanka.svg Sri Lanka 288 54
Andy Pycroft Flag of Zimbabwe.svg Zimbabwe 0
Richie Richardson Flag of West Indies West Indies 0


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