Deshabandu Ranjan Senerath Madugalle is a former Sri Lankan cricketer and a former captain of the Sri Lankan cricket team, who became a match referee in 1993. He was educated at Trinity College, Kandy, and Royal College, Colombo.
The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Tuesday appointed Ranjan Madugalle, a member of the elite panel of match referees, as a match referee for the three T20Is between Pakistan and Bangladesh.
England captain Joe Root has been left frustrated as he discovered that pre-match player handshakes with his Australian counterpart Tim Paine are listed among the events before the Ashes opener at Edgbaston on Thursday.
England's opening batsman Jason Roy has been fined 30 per cent of his match fee after he expressed dissent at the umpire's decision during his side's semi-final clash against Australia at Edgbaston on Thursday.