Botswana Cricket Association


January 23, 2017



Botswana Cricket Association(BCA) & Botswana Cricket Umpires & Scorers Association (BCUSA) have been given a feather in their cap with the very recent announcement of the inclusion of Mr Ravi Angara on to the newly appointed ICC Development Panel of International Umpires for 2017.

It is the first time that an Umpire from Botswana has made an entry into such a Panel and credit goes to BCUSA and Mr Angara for this achievement.

Ravi is the Secretary of BCUSA and has officiated in many ICC-Africa Regional Tournaments held for the U-19 Boys, Senior Men’s and Senior Women’s tournaments around the Continent, over the past few years and his track record and performance have now come to fruition. He is amongst a Panel of 34 Umpires selected from around the world and amongst 5 from Africa.

ICC Development Panel of International Umpires for 2017:

David Odhiambo AGUTU (Kenya)

Iftikhar ALI (UAE)

Ravi ANGARA (Botswana)


Roland BLACK (Ireland)

Kathy CROSS (New Zealand)

Tabarak DAR (Hong Kong)

Rockie D’MELLO (Kenya)

Alex DOWDALLS (Scotland)

Ahmad Shan DURRANI (Afghanistan)

Ahmad Shah PAKTEEN (Afghanistan)

Allan HAGGO (Scotland)

Mark HAWTHORNE (Ireland)

Clive HOWARD (Hong Kong)

Huub JANSEN (Netherlands)

Vinay Kumar JHA (Nepal)

Alu KAPA (Papua New Guinea)

Heath KEARNS (Jersey)

Akbar Ali KHAN (UAE)

Pim van LIEMT (Netherlands)

Andrew Wynand LOUW (Namibia)

Alan NEILL (Ireland)

Lakani OALA (Papua New Guinea)

Isaac Otieno OYIEKO (Kenya)

Claire POLOSAK (Australia)

Buddhi B. PRADHAN (Nepal)

Sarika Siva PRASAD (Singapore)

Ian RAMAGE (Scotland)

Sue REDFERN (England)

Durga Nath SUBEDI (Nepal)

Ian THOMSON (Hong Kong)

Claude Henry THORBURN (Namibia)

Kalidas VISWANADAN (Malaysia)

Jacqueline WILLIAMS (West Indies)

The BCA wishes Mr Ravi Angara every success in his new assignment and for continued service to the game, for years to come. We also congratulate him on his continued support in subscribing to our Mission of “Bringing Cricket to the Nation” and globally……..

Kind regards

Sumod (B2) Damodar

Secretary – Fixtures & Publicity                                                   

Botswana cricket association

Afroworld Centre, Plot 14427, G-West Industrial

P O Box 1695, Gaborone


Tel: +267 3922960

Fax: +267 3922694

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