Tests of Character

Discover yourself by taking our quizzes

Could you be an umpire?

It takes more than raising a finger, you know

1. . Does DRS threaten the umpire?

2. What do you do if the batsman shows dissent?

3. How do you ensure players don't sledge?

4. How do you react if you get a decision wrong?

5. What's all the fuss about bad light?

6. Should a fielder's word be taken for an iffy catch?

7. Should you be allowed to no-ball chuckers?

8. Do umpires need people skills?

9. Are neutral umpires a must in today's game?

10. What's your work mantra?

  • That ball was hard to spot
    Fan Following: There was the excitement of being part of history, but this fan in Adelaide is doubtful if he will be in favour of day-night Tests. Plus, he could not sight the ball well
  • Is it ABD or ABV?
    Fan Following: An Indian fan couldn't have asked for more on day one: great weather, spinners running riot and a fighting knock from a modern great
  • A real life 'back to the future'
    Fan Following: A fan is overjoyed and overwhelmed at seeing his childhood cricketing heroes playing together in New York
  • Who says there's a problem with Test cricket?
    The Long Handle: There's too much of a kerfuffle over the death of the format. Can't we just let sleeping dinosaurs lie?
  • The lovely smell of failure in the morning
    The Long Handle: Why we should be savouring England's Lord's defeat
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