Nitin Menon inducted into ICC Elite Panel
Less than a year after making his debut as a Test umpire, Nitin Menon has graduated to ICC's Elite Panel of umpires for the 2020-2021 season, replacing England's Nigel Llong after International Cricket Council conducted its annual review on Monday.
At 36, the former Madhya Pradesh cricketer, is the youngest on the illustrious panel, and is only the third from India to make the grade after S Venkataraghavan and S Ravi. Menon has officiated in three Tests, 24 One-Day Internationals and 16 Twenty20 Internationals. He has also officiated during the 2018 and 2020 editions of the Women's T20 World Cup.