Full name Anthony Lloyd Hill
Born June 26, 1951, Auckland
Current age 66 years 27 days
|Test debut||New Zealand v Bangladesh at Hamilton, Dec 18-22, 2001 scorecard|
|Last Test||England v Australia at Chester-le-Street, Aug 9-12, 2013 scorecard|
|ODI debut||New Zealand v Zimbabwe at Napier, Mar 6, 1998 scorecard|
|Last ODI||Australia v Sri Lanka at The Oval, Jun 17, 2013 scorecard|
|T20I debut||New Zealand v Australia at Auckland, Feb 17, 2005 scorecard|
|Last T20I||New Zealand v Zimbabwe at Hamilton, Feb 14, 2012 scorecard|
Tony Hill came into umpiring without any background in first-class cricket but established himself as a competent and reliable official, being appointed to the ICC's international panel in 1998 and to the full elite panel in 2009. He is very active in New Zealand and when he travels in the role of training and mentoring up-and-coming umpires. He is a regional training officer in the Northern Districts and runs an online question-and-answer forum for umpires of all levels.
Cricinfo staff March 2009
Is the Universe Boss ready to hang up his boots? Not quite - poor year or not
Also, what is the record for the number of sixes hit in a T20 match?