A tribute from the global cricket fraternity

Umpire Rudy Koertzen dies: Tributes pour in for Rudy Koertzen after the well-respected international umpire died in a car accident in South Africa…

Umpire Rudy Koertzen dies: Tributes poured in for Rudy Koertzen after the well-respected international umpire died in a car crash in South Africa on Tuesday. One of only three umpires in the world to have officiated more than 100 Test matches, the South African was a universally respected figure in cricketing circles. Follow cricket news and live updates with InsideSport.IN

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Umpire Rudy Koertzen death: Sachin Tendulkar, Yuvraj Singh, Anil Kumble mourn Rudy Koertzen’s death, tributes from global cricket fraternity

Koertzen was much loved in his native South Africa, with ICC Hall of Fame member Jacques Kallis and star batsman Herschelle Gibbs leading the tributes.

Kallis was not the only member of the ICC Hall of Fame to take to social media to express his grief, with other former players already in the Hall of Fame also sharing their sentiments.

But in a sign of how respected Koertzen was around the world, the respect didn’t stop there.

Umpire Rudy Koertzen dies: Sachin Tendulkar, Yuvraj Singh, Anil Kumble mourn Rudy Koertzen’s death, tributes from global cricket fraternity

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