Former international umpire Sunit Kumar Ghosh passes away

Ghosh officiated in two Test matches, seven one-day internationals (ODIs) and one women’s ODI.

Ghosh officiated in two Test matches, seven one-day internationals (ODIs) and one women’s ODI. (Representative Image)   -  GETTY IMAGES

Former international umpire Sunit Kumar Ghosh passed away at a hospital here on Sunday, according to a Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) source. He was 87 and is survived by two sons. 

Ghosh officiated in two Test matches, seven one-day internationals (ODIs) and one women’s ODI. He served as an umpire in 12 first class matches and as a match referee in four matches.

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He stood as an umpire in India’s Test matches against New Zealand in Bangalore and Hyderabad in late 1988. He served in the ODIs between 1987 and 1989.

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