superstars - with - whom

Entry date: 11 May 2018 Author: Emir Vishnu Join the discussion

Others with an affiliation to the Cats, or harbouring the hoary notion umpires are subservient to the superstars with whom they share the field, ignored years of cautionary tales — the many stories about suburban umpires attacked by disgruntled players and cowardly fans — and sought ways to absolve Hawkins or to shift the blame ("why did the umpire need to get that close to Tom? He was provoked!").