Fresh from leading Punjab to a runner-up finish in the Vijay Hazare one-day tournament, out-of-favour Indian off-spinner Harbhajan Singh is happy with his own showing in the domestic circuit and is keen to make a comeback into the national team for the 2015 World Cup.
Acknowledging the receipt of PCB's request letter for tainted pacer Muhammad Aamir's early return to cricket, ICC CEO Dave Richardson on Monday said that the international body has taken note of the issue but the matter will take some time to get resolved.
Former India skipper Rahul Dravid has slammed the `not guilty` verdict given to James Anderson in the `pushgate` incident and said the administrators of the game have sent out a "wrong message" by letting off the England pacer without any punishment.
The decision on whether to appeal or not against judicial commissioner Gordon Lewis` verdict pronouncing both James Anderson and Ravindra Jadeja "not guilty" in the Trent Bridge altercation lies entirely on ICC CEO Dave Richardson, who now has six more days to do so.
The International Cricket Council said it is close to announcing its findings in a match-fixing case, which shook the game after New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum`s testimony in the matter was leaked to the media.
The ICC today confirmed the review of its under-fire anti-corruption unit even as it dismissed reports raising questions on the watchdog`s effectiveness in dealing with the menace of spot and match-fixing.
India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni has often complained about the current ODI rule of having only four fielders outside the circle during the non-Powerplay overs affecting the performance of his bowlers but the ICC is in no mood to tinker with any rules until the end of the 2015 World Cup in Australia and New Zealand.
The ICC on Saturday gave rich tributes to Sachin Tendulkar, who retired from international cricket after playing his 200th Test match, with its chief executive Dave Richardson saying that "sporting geniuses like Sachin are rare phenomenons".
He was behind the stumps in 10 Test matches against Sachin Tendulkar but former South African glovesman and current ICC Chief Executive Dave Richardson never found Sachin Tendulkar perturbed by the raw pace and short-pitched stuff bowled by Allan Donald and Co.
The International Cricket Council does not like the current dispute between the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) and Cricket South Africa (CSA), ICC chief executive Dave Richardson said on Sunday.
The BCCI does "have its own reasons" for opposing the controversial Decision Review System (DRS), according to International Cricket Council`s Chief Executive Dave Richardson who admitted that the DRS technology was not foolproof yet.
Contradicting media reports, Pakistan Cricket Board ( PCB) chief Zaka Ashraf has said that the tour of Bangladesh to Pakistan was still on and only date adjustments were being worked out in consultation with the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB).
Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Zaka Ashraf said Monday that Pakistan is a safe venue and talks are on with International Cricket Council (ICC) and the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) for resumption of cricket ties in the country.
Pakistan will have to wait for some more time to bring international cricket back to the country as the ICC says that it needs to do more on the security front to win the confidence of the foreign teams.
Dave Richardson, chief executive officer (CEO) of the International Cricket Council (ICC), Sunday backed under-fire Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni saying that he "marvelled" at the amount of workload he handled.