Full name Anthony Ronald Crafter
Born December 5, 1940, Mount Barker, South Australia
Current age 76 years 109 days
|Test debut||Australia v England at Sydney, Feb 10-14, 1979 scorecard|
|Last Test||Australia v India at Perth, Feb 1-5, 1992 scorecard|
|ODI debut||Australia v England at Sydney, Jan 13, 1979 scorecard|
|Last ODI||Australia v India at Melbourne, Jan 18, 1992 scorecard|
When Tony Crafter retired after the 1992 Sheffield Shield final, he held the Australia record for umpiring in the most Tests (33). He first match was the Ashes Test at the SCG in 1978-79, his last against India at perth in 1991-92. He also stood in 84 ODIs over the same period. After retiring he became the Australian umpires' manager and also did work for the ICC.
Stats highlights from the fourth day in Ranchi, where Cheteshwar Pujara batted for ages and the Australians toiled like they haven't had to in many years
For the third time this home season, the team took the lead after its opposition put up 400 batting first but the Ranchi effort was special
Also, which players have the most half-centuries without ever having made a hundred?
South Africa are set to play 14 Tests in nine months soon, so both fast bowlers, despite being sent home from New Zealand, should not lose hope
This Bangladesh are crazy if they think they can beat Sri Lanka in their own den. Right?
Under duress again, Shakib Al Hasan and Mushfiqur Rahim forged a match-winning partnership and contributed in the second innings to help Bangladesh create history