PORT VILA, 23 NOVEMBER 2015 ( VANUATU DAILY POST) ----Vanuatu Cricket Association is proud to announce the appointment of one of the leading local cricket umpires, Nigel Morrison to officiate in the International Cricket Council (ICC) Women’s Twenty20 World Cup Qualifiers in Bangkok, Thailand
Nigel will be one of six contracted ICC umpires to officiate at the Bangkok, Thailand tournament which will determine the final teams to participate in the Women’s T20 World Cup in India next March.
The tournament includes teams from Thailand, Bangladesh, China, Ireland, Netherlands, Papua New Guinea, Scotland and Zimbabwe.
Morrison will be busy again in January when he has been invited to umpire at the Australian Country Championships in Mount Gambier, South Australia.
“I look forward to these tournaments and expect to enjoy some high quality cricket from my special vantage point in the middle of the ground,” said a smiling Mr Morrison. “There are great opportunities within the region and further afield for both male and female indigenous umpires. I encourage this interest path for anybody who enjoys travelling and meeting people from different cultures, has a love of cricket and wants the best seat in the house,” Morrison continues.
Morrison will be travelling to Thailand this week.....PACNEWS