It was officially announced on Wednesday 11th July, that Canterbury Umpire Kim Cotton has been selected to stand in an International Cricket Council tournament in Suva, Fiji in August 2018, as mentioned below by New Zealand Cricket Match Official Manager, Sheldon Eden-Whaitiri.
“I would like to congratulate Billy Bowden and Kim Cotton as they have been selected to umpire the ICC World T20 East Asia Pacific Men’s Sub Regional Qualifier in Suva, Fiji next month.
The tournament will feature teams from Fiji, Papua New Guinea, Samoa and Vanuatu.
The winner of the competition qualifies to the EAP 2019 Regional finals with potential progression to the ICC T20 World Cup in Australia in 2020.”
Congratulations Kim and we look forward to hearing your news when you return.