Former Kerala leg-spinner KN Ananthapadmanabhan has been promoted to the Global Cricket Council’s (ICC) global panel of umpires. Ananthapadmanabhan would be the fourth Indian umpire at the global panel and fills the emptiness created by means of , ESPNcricinfo reported. The opposite 3 Indians at the global panel are C Shamshuddin, Anil Chaudhary and Virender Sharma.
Ananthapadmanabhan has an infinite enjoy of officiating in each and every home match in India, together with , an England Lions fit, and Girls’s Record A and T20 video games.
He had additionally represented Kerala in 105 top quality suits from 1988 to 2004. He was once the primary participant from his state to succeed in the double of 2000 runs and 200 wickets within the Ranji Trophy.