Simon Taufel examines footage for the Officiating Replay System, Pakistan v Sri Lanka, 1st Test, 1st day, Abu Dhabi, December 31, 2013 © AFP

  • Dec 31, 2013

    Simon Taufel examines footage for the Officiating Replay System © AFP

  • Oct 7, 2012

    Simon Taufel gets a feel of the bails in his final international game © ICC/Getty

  • Oct 7, 2012

    Darren Sammy scored 26 off 15 balls at the death © ICC/Getty

  • Oct 7, 2012

    Simon Taufel in his final game as an international umpire © ICC/Getty

  • Oct 6, 2012

    Simon Taufel with his family after announcing his retirement © ICC/Getty

  • Sep 16, 2012

    Simon Taufel © ICC/Getty

  • Jul 9, 2012

    Umpires Simon Taufel and Steve Davis walk back after inspecting the ground © AFP

  • Nov 13, 2011

    Simon Taufel © International Cricket Council

  • May 25, 2011

    Simon Taufel smiles as he returns Ryan ten Doeschate's bat © AFP

  • Apr 1, 2011

    Simon Taufel and Aleem Dar get ready for the final © Getty Images

  • Mar 6, 2011

    Umpire Simon Taufel on the field during England's game against South Africa © Getty Images

  • Feb 16, 2011

    Simon Taufel © Getty Images

  • Jan 2, 2011

    Simon Taufel and Virender Sehwag stand in the drizzle © AFP

  • Nov 27, 2009

    Simon Taufel checks the light © Getty Images

  • Nov 27, 2009

    Simon Taufel chats with Mohammad Yousuf after a review © Getty Images

  • Sep 21, 2009

    Simon Taufel, portrait © Getty Images

  • May 13, 2009

    Simon Taufel with a prototype pink ball © Matt Bright

  • Apr 23, 2009

    Daniel Vettori in action © AFP