1979 Cricket World Cup Officials

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The 2nd Cricket World Cup was played in England on six different venues. A total of 15 matches were played in 1979 Cricket World Cup including 2 Semifinals and a Final match.[1]


8 umpires were selected to supervise 16 matches of the World Cup. All of them belonged to the England. The first semifinal was supervised by John Langridge and Ken Palmer while Lloyd Budd and David Constant supervised the second semifinal.[2][3]

Dickie Bird and Barrie Meyer were elected to stand in the final.[4]

Umpire Country Matches
Alan Whitehead  England 4
Barrie Meyer  England 3
David Constant  England 3
David Evans  England 2
Dickie Bird  England 4
John Langridge  England 3
Ken Palmer  England 5
Lloyd Budd  England 4


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