Irked by the third umpire's dismissal verdict for opener Rohit Sharma during India's World Cup match against West Indies in Manchester on Thursday, a fan edited umpire Michael Gough's Wikipedia page He subsequently played against Pakistan, New Zealand and Australia Under-19s. I fully realised the quality of Michael Gough in the early stages of the third Test when Yasir Shah, the leg spinner, was bowling over the wicket to Dom Sibley. Michael Andrew Gough (born 18 December 1979) is an English cricket umpire and former cricketer. David Lloyd: I’d always been interested in being an official. England's Michael Gough and West Indies' Joel Wilson have been promoted to the ICC's elite panel for umpires for 2019-20, while India's S Ravi has been omitted from the list. He probably doesn’t get the credit he deserves as he never played the first-class game. Friday 18 Sep 1970. Michael has 5 jobs listed on their profile. Get three issues for just £2.99 when you take out a digital subscription, Available for everyone, funded by readers. Darren Gough is bowled by Wasim ... Mike Tyson, Nick Faldo, Rory McIlroy, Martina Hingis, Stephen Curry, Michael Phelps and Rose Lavelle. Lahore: Two of the ICC Elite umpires, Aleem Dar and Michael Gough will be officiating the Pakistan Super League (PSL) season five knockout stage at the Gaddafi Stadium on March 17 and 18. Peter Hartley and Richard Kettleborough, I’d pick their brains all the time. He didn’t allow any trouble. Watch one of Michael Gough's excellent umpiring decisions during this summer's Test series between England and Pakistan. He’s a postman in the winter. Gough umpired in the Second XI Championship and in the Second XI trophy, officiating his first game in April 2006. The matches I did were university matches and I’m umpiring with the very best – Dickie Bird, Alan Whitehead, Lloyd Budd and Ray Julian are showing me the ropes. The Don Bradman of umpiring, as Mike Atherton cast him this summer, is considering the most obvious question — why is he so good? Can you imagine doing that now? You can’t guess; you give what you see. Darren Gough Family. Ian Botham was batting, three balls left and 12 to win. He’ll be talking about Drawing as Literacy – why drawing is key to creativity and to using one’s whole brain. Having played Test cricket gave me some respect. Darren Gough was born at Barnsley on September 18, 1970. Michael Gough, Actor: Batman & Robin. Michael is corporate vice president of design for Microsoft’s Applications and Services Group. Advertisement . But we are chalk and cheese. Last Updated: 27 June, 2019 23:03 IST. Asif Yaqoob and Nasir Hussain as the third and fourth umpires. Tragically he passed away a couple of years ago. Michael Gough's Height 5ft 10 ¾ (179.7 cm) British actor, best remembered for his role of Alfred in the Burton/Schumacher Batman films. Gould: I just love to umpire with Neil Bainton. Gould: I’ve been the luckiest bugger. Michael Gough: When I first went into it every single person thought I was crazy. Date of birth. From retiring as a player at 23 to becoming the finest umpire in the world, Michael Gough discusses his unusual path to the top. Third ball in a row, he has a massive appeal, I think the batting side are about 100 for 0, it was way too high, and I said, “Not out and that’s lunch gentlemen.” Ryan snatches his jumper off me and shouts at the top of his voice, “Fucking hell!” and storms off like a petulant child. We all go to him when we need a law. He was best man at my wedding. I’ve done three Boxing Day Tests with him and on Christmas Day he goes off to church and I go to the pub, but we do leave the hotel at the same time! Yes, you’re going to cop a bit of abuse sometimes from the crowd, but you’ve got to take that on the chin. So we’ve got to book him. @ Facebook. He was very calm and collected. He never holds back, but I found it really useful. Gough: I feel like I got a second chance with the game and I want to make the most of it. After the Ashes series of 2005, all the euphoria and buzz in general, I just thought, “I want to get back involved with cricket.”. Gough was not born straight into the tradition. Gough returned to action this summer after injury. Millns: I remember after I’d had my first decision overturned on DRS, I walked over to my colleague at square-leg – Bangladeshi umpire Masadur Rahman – and he said: “I think we all missed that day at school – the day when they teach you to be perfect.” I thought that was a brilliant thing to keep in your head as an umpire. Darren Gough celebrates as Makhaya Ntini is given out by umpire Srinvas Venkataraghavan, LBW for 0 and England win the 5th Test match, and the series, against South Africa at Headingley in Leeds,... Get premium, high resolution news photos at Getty Images Gough has certainly achieved those goals. Unconvinced with the umpire’s decision, both cricketers and fans poured their rage out on social media. Professional Cricketer. They thought I was weird for giving up playing [in 2003, at the age of 23] but I’d fallen out of love with it. The umpire in question was Englishman Michael Gough and he recalled telling Finch, "you're on your own." Umpire S Ravi. All rights reserved. I’ve roamed the world. The next morning as we’re taking the field, Ryan comes running up between me and Russell and puts his arms around us, and he says: “Lads, those three points you gave me last night … I’ve had a word with the missus and she’s gonna take them.”, Gough: I remember a match between India and Australia, and Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma were putting on a huge partnership. Aleem Dar and Michael Gough, both from the Elite Panel of ICC Umpires, will be involved in this week’s semi-finals and final of the HBL Pakistan Super League 2020 at the Gaddafi Stadium. You are a team. Qualifier: (Multan Sultans v Karachi Kings) – Michael Gough and Rashid Riaz (on-field umpires), Asif Yaqoob (third umpire), Nasir Hussain (fourth umpire… Gould: When I first started out as an umpire I wanted to umpire the way I would have liked to be umpired as a player. Gough: I remember speaking to Merv Kitchen when I was starting out; he was always good to talk to, and Peter Willey as well – he would always give you his honest opinion. Michael Gough is an English former domestic cricketer and umpire who was born on December 18, 1979 in County Durham, England. Darren Gough MBE (born 18 September 1970) is a retired English cricketer and former captain of Yorkshire County Cricket Club. Gough is an international umpire and is a member of the Elite Panel of ICC Umpires, representing the England and Wales Cricket Board.[1]. KARACHI: Aleem Dar, who holds the record for officiating the most number of Tests and ODIs, and Michael Gough will take the field as on-field umpires at a floodlit National Stadium for the final of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) 2020, the country’s cricket board announced on Thursday. Monk Bretton, Barnsley, England. Note: This is a work of Satire, but please do take it very seriously. Cricket is full of fantastic people and I think the game is going the right way. Also, he played 67 … To enter the competition, visit athletesrelief.org. Ryan Sidebottom is bowling at my end, he was quite a theatrical appealer. Michael Gough (© AFP) Australia limited-overs captain Aaron Finch once tried tapping into the mindset of umpire Michael Gough on how he would plan to … Trivia. Darren Gough MBE (born 18 September 1970) is a retired English cricketer and former captain of Yorkshire County Cricket Club. Three points. Also read: ‘It’s in the game’: Chris Gayle supports Darren Sammy on racism revelation in IPL. His father, a pest control officer, was a sports fan rather than a performer. Gould: There is a great camaraderie between all the umpires, and some great characters. You do not want to see any official, in any corner of the world, having a bad day. Cricket has been my life and I feel I owe it to the game and the players to be as good as I can be every single day. FORMER England cricket star Darren Gough married his sweetheart yesterday — 16 years after they divorced. Male. 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Willey: It’s fair to say you need to have a thick skin. England opted for the express speed of Archer and Wood and the experience of James Anderson in Southampton but lost by four wickets in the series opener. England umpire Michael Gough recalled an interesting incident from a match between India and Australia where Aaron Finch was standing next to him at the square leg position. The modern umpire, he puts his ego in his cricket bag in the morning. England and Wales Cricket Board chief Tim Lamb has paid tribute to bowler Darren Gough, who announced his retirement from Test cricket on Tuesday. Willey: I umpired a World Cup game between New Zealand and India at Centurion in South Africa in 2003 and Craig McMillan was yapping on to the opposition. His humour is ... astonishing. While Finch hailed the two modern-day greats for their batting, he also sought advice from the umpire asking how would he bowl to them. I’ve been lucky enough to spend a lot of time with Gunner [Gould] and that has been great for me. By Michael Potts. There’s Kohli and Sharma… that was as exciting a thing as I’ve ever seen. Umpire Michael Gough signals a wide during the Group Stage match of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 between Afghanistan and New Zealand at The County... Michael Gough with his PCA Umpire of the Year award during the NatWest PCA Awards at The Roundhouse on October 4 2018 in London England . He’s one of our best. I had turn up to grounds and ask where the umpire room was and everyone would look at me weirdly and direct me to the players’ changing rooms. The new issue of Wisden Cricket Monthly is a county cricket special. I used to scream and shout at umpires when I played, I was a pain. Lloyd: Dickie [Bird] used to say to me: “These young lads, students, it’s everything they’ve wanted to do to play against county cricketers, so we won’t be giving them out lbw.” My first match was bitterly cold, late April. View Michael Gough’s profile on LinkedIn, the world’s largest professional community. By Natasha Meek @journomeek Reporter. Recently in a candid conversation with Wisden Cricket Monthly, umpire Michael Gough narrated an incident involving Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma, and Australia’s captain Aaron Finch. Senior Indian umpire Sundaram Ravi has been left out of the ICC‘s Elite Panel of Umpires for 2019-20. Umpire Michael Gough’s Wikipedia page gets hilarious update after controversial decision for Rohit Sharma dismissal, then gets locked due to ‘vandalism’ Written By Joel Kurian . Darren Gough and dance partner Lilia Kopylova after they won BBC1's Strictly Come Dancing in 2005 (Image: PA) “But over the years – especially with all the popularity you get from the show … David Millns: I got myself qualified while I was still playing in the Nineties but I was running a marketing company after I retired. Show more . ICC names Michael Gough and Joel Wilson in ICC Elite Panel of Umpires. Gough with his parents Jean and Michael Snr as the umpire explained his bonkers journey He had a host of jobs before becoming an umpire, including in a … Cricketers Michael Vaughan and Darren Gough set to visit Tong. He’s someone I know I can go to the trenches with. Next ball he’s up for another and again I give it not out, there was a little inside edge. Then he asked me how I would bowl at them! The umpire in question was Englishman Michael Gough and he recalled telling Finch, "you're on your own." Ian Gould: I never had myself down as an umpire. He was a right-handed batsman and a right-arm off-break bowler. He’s underrated. He won the Professional Cricketers’ Association umpire of the year award – as voted for by county cricketers – an unprecedented eight years in a row from 2011 to 2018, made his international debut in 2013 and was elevated to the International Cricket Council’s elite panel of umpires in 2019. The third umpire Michael Gough ruled it out only after a couple of replays and Sharma walked off the field disappointed. I’d find myself at square-leg chatting to the umpires and that was probably where the seed was sown. Partners of Darren Gough Professional Partners. As he ran off he patted me on the backside with his bat and said, “You stick with me pal, I’ll make you famous.”, Millns: Myself and Russell Evans, we grew up together. Umpire Michael Gough on how he became so good, plus Courtney Walsh and Steve Smith sings. Michael Gough (right) has stood in 18 Tests, 63 one-day-internationals and 14 Twenty20 internationalsWhat's the secret to being the best umpire in the world?Cle Gould: I remember I was mic’d up for a T20 game on Sky and Dominic Cork, he wasn’t happy about a decision or something, comes stomping towards me, and I know I’m getting an earful. Occupations. You’d be done for assault! Millns: We’re all in it together. For the Qualifier on 14 November between the top two teams at the table – Multan Sultans and Karachi Kings – Michael Gough, who has officiated as an on-field umpire in 95 internationals, and Rashid Riaz will be the on-field umpires with Asif Yaqoob and Nasir Hussain as the third and fourth umpires. Absolutely not. Certain about a definite nick, Roach appealed and West Indies echoed, but the umpire denied it. Both these umpires have gained significant experience at the international level with Gough having officiated in nine Tests, 59 ODIs and 14 T20Is and Wilson having stood in 13 Tests, 63 ODIs and 26 T20Is. Lloyd: I was doing a game at Taunton between Somerset and Middlesex. 47. Millns: Sometimes you’re under the pump. Sitting at the kitchen table of his Hartlepool home, rather than standing behind the stumps at Old Trafford or the Ageas Bowl, Michael Gough… Most of my games were quite calm, as people knew that I was a cantankerous old bugger. Third umpire Michael Gough overturned the umpire’s decision and Sharma was adjudged to have nicked the ball as he left a gap between bad and pad, with Roach and the Windies celebrating. The spearhead of England's bowling attack through much of the 1990s, he is England's second highest wicket-taker in one-day internationals with 235, and took 229 wickets in his 58 Test matches, making him England's ninth-most-successful wicket-taker. In an unsurprising turn of events, an unemployed man who just woke up from his slumber alleged that 3 rd Umpire Michael Gough is actually part of Karachi lobby and wants to destroy Mohammad Rizwan’s career. Michael Heights . Always a great trip. I was stood next to Aaron Finch at square-leg and he said to me, during the game, how it was unbelievable to watch these two great players. Lilia Kopylova . Gough played in eleven Youth Test Matches, debuting in South Africa in December 1997, in a match which ended up as a draw having seen England Under-19s follow on from 130 runs behind. For Qualifier 1, Gough will be accompanied by Rashid Riaz. English umpire Michael Gough … MS DHONI shouted six words at umpire Michael Gough which stopped play during the third ODI between India and Australia at the MCG. They replace retired umpire Ian Gould and Ravi Sundaram who were part of the previous panel. He knows the laws. Having played in two Youth Test matches in 1997, he impressed enough to become a fully fledged member of the Durham side of 1998, having previously been an occasional member of their Second XI side, and carrying on in this role for five more years. Peter Willey: I tried to umpire knowing as many rules and regulations as would get me through the game and then use common sense and speak to people. We umpired in bobble hats and had a cup of tea at the drinks interval. Unconvinced with the umpire’s decision, both cricketers and fans poured their rage out on social media. I looked at him and said, “I’ve got enough on my plate, you’re on your own there!”. Members of ICC International Panel of Umpires […] I’ll always remember my first meeting with the ECB and [the former umpire] Barry Leadbeater turned to me and he couldn’t believe it, he thought I was there on behalf of the players to give a speech to the umpires! Last Modified Tuesday, 30 July 2019 (17:41 IST) Dubai:The International Cricket Council (ICC) has named Michael Gough of England and Joel Wilson of the West Indies in the Emirates ICC Elite Panel of Umpires for the season 2019-20 following the annual review and selection process. It had never entered my mind before that. Since 2018, he is the only umpire with a correct rate of more than 90 percent on DRS calls in Tests. Willey: Shep [David Shepherd] was brilliant. © 2020 Guardian News & Media Limited or its affiliated companies. He goes up for a big lbw, I gave it not out. Karachi [Pakistan], November 12 (ANI): Aleem Dar, who holds the record for officiating the most number of Tests and ODIs, and Michael Gough will take the field as on-field umpires at a floodlit National Stadium for the final of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) 2020, the country's cricket board announced on Thursday. I was always a daydreamer, I must have been a nightmare to captain. I never liked that headmaster thing. Michael Gough: When I first went into it every single person thought I was crazy. England should not be overly reliant on express pace in the next two tests against West Indies and must consider alternating Jofra Archer and Mark Wood, former quick Darren Gough has said. The 40-year-old Gough has officiated in 62 ODIs so far. He also appeared in Dracula, The Man in the White Suit, Berserk, I'll Met by Moonlight, Night Was Our Friend and The Age of Innocence. The third umpire Michael Gough ruled it out only after a couple of replays and Sharma walked off the field disappointed. Umpires Michael Gough and Richard Illingworth sanitise the ball after saliva is accidentally applied to it during Day Four of the Old Trafford Test Umpire Michael Gough during the 5th Royal London One Day International match between England … Add a Comment 5 comments. [3] He was selected as one of the twenty umpires to stand in matches during the 2015 Cricket World Cup, where he was the on-field umpire in three group stage matches. Gough, a former first-class cricketer for Durham, is one of the most respected umpires on the ICC panel. In the last five or six years, with the introduction of DRS, people are understanding umpiring a bit more and how hard it is, and people start respecting you for it. Lahore (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 16th March, 2020) Aleem Dar and Michael Gough, both from the Elite Panel of ICC Umpires, will be involved in this week’s semi-finals and final of the HBL Pakistan Super League 2020 at the Gaddafi Stadium. I remember we had four days umpiring in Scarborough for a Yorkshire game. West Indies immediately opted for a review which did show a spike in the UltraEdge, however, the ball seemed to closer to the pads than to the bat. Never! Gould: I was lucky last year to do an IPL, which was a bucket-list job for me. Next thing in my ear is Bumble: “He’s on his way, Gunner. Ian Gould, David Lloyd, David Millns, Michael Gough and Peter Willey on life in the middle, By Jim Wallace for Wisden Cricket Monthly. [5], In April 2019, he was named as one of the sixteen umpires to stand in matches during the 2019 Cricket World Cup. Marais [Erasmus] is a good bloke, a proper gentleman. LAHORE, (APP - UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 16th Mar, 2020 ):Aleem Dar and Michael Gough, both from the Elite Panel of ICC Umpires, will be involved in this week's semi-finals and final of the HBL Pakistan Super League 2020 at the Gaddafi Stadium. You better be careful ….” So I thought bugger it, and me and Bumble just stopped the game for five minutes as we were chatting away and I’m saying on live TV, “I’d rather be looking after my granddaughter at this moment than looking after Dominic Cork!”. #ENGvsPAK — Ashwin (@ashwinravi99) August 21, 2020. While Gough did not mention which match was he was talking about, it could be the third ODI between India and Australia in Bengaluru which took place in January this year, in which Gough was one of two umpires on the field. Former pacer Darren Gough suggests what England needs to do after losing the first Test to West Indies England went for the express speed of Archer and Wood along with the experience of James Anderson in Southampton but ended up losing by 4 wickets in the series opener. I was coaching at Middlesex and, once or twice during a second-team game, the umpire was late or ill so I went out and did it and quite enjoyed it. [6][7] In July 2019, Gough along with Joel Wilson, were promoted to the Elite Panel of ICC Umpires, following the retirement of Ian Gould and exclusion of Sundaram Ravi. You see your name pinned up next to someone like [South African umpire] Marais Erasmus, or Jeff Crowe as match referee, and you know it’s going to be great fun. Darren Gough has tipped Ben Stokes to win BBC Sports Personality of the Year following his terrific displays for the England cricket team in 2019. Everybody respected him. Tony Award-winning English actor Michael Gough, best known for playing the butler Alfred Pennyworth in the first four Batman (1989, 1992, 1995 & 1997) movies and for playing the arch-criminal Dr. Clement Armstrong in The Avengers (1961) episode "The Cybernauts", was an accomplished performer on both stage and screen. A cricket event is coming to Tong Garden Centre … Trolling, abusing and ranting against any celebrity is common now, but it seems fans chose an all-new way to attack a celebrity. You’re 22 yards away, the best seat in the house. Tough call for Rohit, don't think the evidence was conclusive enough to over-rule the on-field ump. RELATED BBC SITES. Cricket umpire Michael Gough has revealed the moment Australian one-day captain Aaron Finch cheekily sought advice during an international match in January. Chris Gayle hit one back at me and if it had hit me, I wouldn’t be here. Strictly Come Dancing Partner danced together from 15 Oct 2005 until 17 Dec 2005. ... Related … By Jack Wilson PUBLISHED: 10:53, Fri, Jan 18, 2019 Michael Gough is an incredibly good umpire. [4] On 28 July 2016 he stood in his first Test match, between Zimbabwe and New Zealand at the Queens Sports Club in Bulawayo. Please help us welcome Michael Gough to Microsoft Research’s studio99. It’s a tough job. Michael Gough!! Someone had put a roll of tape in my pocket and when he walked past I pulled a bit off and stuck it over his mouth. Gough and Wilson, who officiated in the recent World Cup, have replaced Ravi and Ian Gould, who retired from umpiring during the World Cup, on the panel. Gough: I was so young, just a kid really. He then dispatched the final ball for six. The ball was pretty full, drifting a The day went very quickly, even though, as Peter Willey would say: “Every day is a fielding day.”, Millns: I did my first pro game in 2006. Our umpires, Michael Gough and Alex Wharf, explaining why the incident within Shannon Gabriel’s over was NOT OUT! But it can be dangerous. No town in cricket has such a rich tradition of character and characters: Geoffrey Boycott, Dickie Bird, Michael Parkinson. Birth place. Darren Gough has tipped Ben Stokes to win BBC Sports Personality of the Year following his terrific displays for the England cricket team in 2019. NEWS; WEATHER; Last Updated: Tuesday, 5 August , 2003, 12:06 GMT 13:06 UK E-mail this to a friend Printable version Gough earns plaudits. See the complete profile on LinkedIn and discover Michael’s connections and jobs at similar companies. Lloyd: Ray Julian was one of my favourites. Gould: I loved it, it just felt natural. 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