Full name Charles Zachary Bain
Born March 15, 1913, Arima, Trinidad
Died April 8, 2007, Arima, Trinidad (aged 94 years 24 days)
|Only Test||West Indies v Australia at Port of Spain, Mar 26-Apr 1, 1965 scorecard|
Little is known about Charles Bain other than that he umpired in four first-class matches, two within a week of each other at Queens Park Oval involving the Australians in 1964-65, the second a Test match. The game was also the Test debut as an umpire for Ralph Gosein, who went on to stand in 25 Tests over the next 13 years.
Thirty years ago England were battered, bruised, broken and blackwashed in the Caribbean