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ICC approves Cricket Canada's T20 league

ICC approves Cricket Canada's T20 league

The ICC has given green light to Cricket Canada's ambitious maiden venture Global T20 Canada, which is expected to be held in July this year with three venues being earmarked in Toronto.

Feb 22, 2018, 20:26 PM IST
Pakistan still number one in T20Is after clerical error in Australia's favour corrected

Pakistan still number one in T20Is after clerical error in Australia's favour corrected

Celebrations in the Australian camp following their tri-series final win against New Zealand on Wednesday became subdued after it emerged they had not become the number one team in T20I cricket. 

Feb 21, 2018, 18:16 PM IST
Zimbabwe cricket board approaches ICC for loan

Zimbabwe cricket board approaches ICC for loan

  Zimbabwe Cricket Union has approached the International Cricket Council for a loan to bail the board out of a financial crisis, which has also put the Pakistan team’s tour to that country in serious doubt.

Feb 19, 2018, 21:12 PM IST
Bangladesh vows improved cricket pitches after ICC rebuke

Bangladesh vows improved cricket pitches after ICC rebuke

Bangladesh's cricket board on Thursday promised to improve pitches for international Tests after its two best venues were rated "below average" by the sports governing body following the Sri Lanka series.

Feb 15, 2018, 17:08 PM IST
India might lose hosting rights for 2021 Champions Trophy

India might lose hosting rights for 2021 Champions Trophy

Due to an ongoing tax issue, the International Cricket Council (ICC) has started looking for alternative venues for the two prestigious events - 2021 Champions Trophy and the 2023 World Cup - that are scheduled to be held in India.

Feb 10, 2018, 18:39 PM IST
International Cricket Council appoints Indra Nooyi as its first independent female director

International Cricket Council appoints Indra Nooyi as its first independent female director

Nooyi will join the ICC Board in June 2018 to align with the term of the ICC Independent Chairman, following the unanimous confirmation of her appointment.

Feb 09, 2018, 14:58 PM IST
No evidence of corruption in 3rd Ashes Test: ICC

No evidence of corruption in 3rd Ashes Test: ICC

The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Thursday said there was no evidence of corruption during the third Ashes Test last December, contradicting claims made by a British tabloid following a sting operation.

Feb 08, 2018, 21:06 PM IST
Prithvi Shaw, Manjot Kalra, Shubman Gill among five Indians in ICC's U-19 World Cup team

Prithvi Shaw, Manjot Kalra, Shubman Gill among five Indians in ICC's U-19 World Cup team

The Indians expectedly dominated the Under-19 World Cup team announced by the ICC on Sunday, with five players from the triumphant side making it to the world eleven.

Feb 04, 2018, 12:00 PM IST

India Vs Australia U-19 World Cup Final: Manjot ton leads India to a record 4th trophy

Manjot Kalra scores a famous ton as India beat Australia by eight wickets to win the World Cup for a record fourth time. 

 

Feb 03, 2018, 06:43 AM IST
Salman Butt played the dubious UAE event being investigated by ICC

Salman Butt played the dubious UAE event being investigated by ICC

Butt and Mohammad Asif, who have served five-year bans for spot-fixing between 2010 and 2016, played the league that is being investigated for corruption after dubious footage of play went viral on social media.

Jan 31, 2018, 15:35 PM IST
India vs South Africa: ICC gives 'poor' rating to Wanderers Test pitch

India vs South Africa: ICC gives 'poor' rating to Wanderers Test pitch

The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Tuesday expectedly rated the Wanderers pitch used for the third Test between India and South Africa as poor and received three demerit points in the process. India came back from behind to win the Test by 63 runs as 40 wickets fell for 805 runs in almost 296 overs.

Jan 30, 2018, 18:32 PM IST
India vs South Africa: A 4-2 win will see Virat Kohli's men replace leaders SA in ODI rankings

India vs South Africa: A 4-2 win will see Virat Kohli's men replace leaders SA in ODI rankings

The number one ODI status will be on the line when second-placed India and leaders South Africa clash in a six-match series, which starts in Durban on Thursday.

Jan 29, 2018, 19:52 PM IST
Virat Kohli leaves Brian Lara behind in all-time ICC ranking points for Test batsmen

Virat Kohli leaves Brian Lara behind in all-time ICC ranking points for Test batsmen

India captain and ICC Cricketer of the Year Virat Kohli moved ahead of West Indies legend Brian Lara in the all-time career-high player rankings for Test batsmen by earning 12 points from the Johannesburg Test.

Jan 29, 2018, 11:36 AM IST
India vs South Africa: Dangerous Wanderers pitch 'misbehaving and how', Michael Holding gives it 2/100

India vs South Africa: Dangerous Wanderers pitch 'misbehaving and how', Michael Holding gives it 2/100

The grassy nature of the pitch used for the final Test between India and South Africa changed to a 'misbehaving' one on the third day's play as cricket experts called it dangerous to play on, urging the International Cricket Council (ICC) to take strong notice. 

Jan 26, 2018, 16:07 PM IST
Under-19 Cricket World Cup: Afghanistan disappoint in their last group match

Under-19 Cricket World Cup: Afghanistan disappoint in their last group match

Afghanistan fell short by four runs to Ireland in their final group game of the ICC Under-19 World Cup encounter even as England, the West Indies and New Zealand registered wins against their respective opponents on Saturday.

Jan 20, 2018, 17:38 PM IST
Virat Kohli named captain of ICC's Test and ODI teams

Virat Kohli named captain of ICC's Test and ODI teams

Kohli scored 2,023 runs at 77.80, including eight centuries and three half-centuries in 18 matches during the qualification period.

Jan 18, 2018, 18:40 PM IST
Virat Kohli named ICC Cricketer of the Year, top ODI Player of 2017

Virat Kohli named ICC Cricketer of the Year, top ODI Player of 2017

Kohli was also the recipient of Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy

Jan 18, 2018, 11:39 AM IST
Australia vs England Tests: MCG gets official ICC warning for 'poor' Ashes pitch

Australia vs England Tests: MCG gets official ICC warning for 'poor' Ashes pitch

The Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) has received an official warning after the pitch for the fourth Ashes Test was rated 'poor' by the International Cricket Council (ICC) earlier this month.

Jan 12, 2018, 13:01 PM IST
 ICC approves Perth Stadium to host all international formats

ICC approves Perth Stadium to host all international formats

Perth Stadium is set to take over hosting duties from the historic WACA ground after the International Cricket Council (ICC) approved the newly-built venue to host all international formats, Cricket Australia (CA) said on Thursday.

Jan 11, 2018, 13:39 PM IST