"It's just not cricket". Or is it?

Neil Partington

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Considers the Wolverhampton County Court decision in Bartlett v English Cricket Board Association of Cricket Officials on whether cricket umpires at an amateur match were liable for injuries to a player based on their inspection of the condition of the cricket ground after heavy rain and their decision to allow play to proceed. Comments on the approach to the umpires' standard of care.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)77-81
Number of pages5
JournalJournal of Professional Negligence
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - Feb 2016


  • Breach of Duty of Care
  • Cricket
  • Duty of Care
  • Ground Conditions
  • Personal Injury
  • Standard of Care


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