Full name William Francis Ruse
Born March 4, 1955, Crow's Nest, Queensland
Current age 61 years 146 days
Bill Ruse has been umpiring in Canberra since 1993. He had the pleasure of umpiring in the ACT's final appearance in the Mercantile Mutual Cup. He has also stood in several tour matches, including Prime Minister's XI v Indians, 1999/00 and Prime Minister's XI v England 2006/07.
Against India in 2002, Hooper, Dillon, Chanderpaul and Co. gave their fans something to cheer about