Jul 2, 2011: In early 2001 an umpire united both sides as well as spectators in agreement that his officiating was atrocious
Mar 9, 2008: The Sri Lankan board has banned Ruchira Perera, a left-arm fast bowler, for a suspected bowling action. He will not be allowed to bowl until further notice
Nov 22, 2007: Eleven instances where the umpire got it horribly wrong
Kandy Test the final straw
Jun 21, 2001: BC Cooray has hung up his white coat after 23 years of umpiring and one of the most controversial Test matches of modern times. Unsurprisingly,there was no public farewell - his last performance simply left too much bitterness in Sri Lanka.