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Former umpire Shepherd dies

CRICKET: English former umpire David Shepherd has died at the age of 68 after a battle with cancer.<br /><br />Shepherd officiated in 92 Tests and 172 one-day internationals, with only West Indies&rsquo; Steve Bucknor and South Africa&rsquo;s Rudi Koertzen standing in more Tests. The former Gloucestershire batsman, who retired in 2005, was infamous for his hop at the crease when scores reached multiples of 111.