ICC ties up with law enforcement agencies before World Cup
ICC ties up with law enforcement agencies before World Cup

 Promising a corruption-free World Cup, the ICC on Monday said it has struck partnerships with law enforcement agencies in Australia and New Zealand in its endeavour to prevent bookies from associating with the players.

Harbhajan Singh did a great job in making his action legal: ICC CEO
Harbhajan Singh did a great job in making his action legal: ICC CEO

 Asserting that the timing of the crackdown on illegal actions is not a conspiracy, ICC CEO David Richardson lauded Indian off-spinner Harbhajan Singh for correcting his bowling action after being called twice in his career and making it absolutely legal.

ICC may offer olive branch to banned players
ICC may offer olive branch to banned players

The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Monday said it is likely to allow banned players to feature in domestic matches a few months before their punishment expires.

David Richardson pleased with 2015 Cricket World Cup preparations
David Richardson pleased with 2015 Cricket World Cup preparations

Chief Executive David Richardson has expressed satisfaction with preparations for next year's ODI World Cup in Australia and New Zealand after receiving detailed updates in Melbourne and Wellington this week.

Jadeja-Anderson row: ICC studying Judicial Commissioner`s report

The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Tuesday said that it has received the Judicial Commissioner`s detailed report on the James Anderson-Ravindra Jadeja altercation and was considering its future course of action.

Jacques Kallis is one of greatest all-rounders in cricket history: ICC

In a rich tribute to Jaques Kallis, ICC Chief Executive David Richardson today said the legendary South African all-rounder will be remembered for his consistency with both bat and ball in all formats of the game.

ICC Cricket World Cup trophy to visit India this month

The Cricket World Cup trophy will be in India from July 19-23 during its visit to countries that will participate in the extravaganza to be staged in Australia and New Zealand early next year, the International Cricket Council said on Thursday.

My conscience is clear, no taint on me: Srinivasan

Controversial Indian administrator N Srinivasan on Thursday sought to dispel the notion that he was not the appropriate person to be elected the new ICC Chairman, saying there was no taint on him and his conscience was very clear.

Srini`s appointment, 2015 World Cup key issues in ICC meet

With BCCI re-confirming N Srinivasan`s nomination to the post of ICC chairman, the issue of his appointment alongwith the 2015 World Cup will form the core agenda in the annual conference week of the world body in Melbourne starting June 24.

ICC launches probe into corruption leak

The International Cricket Council (ICC) launched an urgent inquiry Wednesday into how Brendon McCullum`s testimony to a match-fixing investigation was leaked, while clearing the New Zealand captain of any involvement in corruption.

South Africa get $475,000 for ending No.1 in Tests

Tuesday received $475,000 in recognition of their side finishing at the top of the ICC Test team rankings at the annual April 1 cut-off date.

India get USD 265,000 for finishing third ranked Test side

India today received a cheque of USD 265,000 for finishing third, while South Africa pocketed USD 475,000 for claiming the top position in the ICC Test Team Rankings at the April 1 cut-off date.

ICC Board paves way for Associates to earn Test status

The ICC today paved the way for Associate Members to earn Test status by introducing the `ICC Test Challenge` which will take place every four years between lowest ranked Test team and winner of ICC Inter-Continental Cup.

ICC welcomes BCCI`s decision to stage IPL matches in UAE

ICC Chief Executive David Richardson today welcomed the decision of the Indian Cricket Board (BCCI) to stage the seventh edition of the Indian Premier League matches in the United Arab Emirates.

ICC celebrates women`s day

The International Cricket Council on Saturday joined millions across the globe in celebrating Women`s Day, a global celebration of the achievements of women that has been celebrated since the early 20th century.

ICC congratulates Graeme Smith for his illustrious career

The International Cricket Council (ICC) today congratulated South Africa`s Graeme Smith on his retirement, saying he has been an inspiring sportsman and would go down in cricket`s history as one of its most respected captains.

BCCI has its way at the ICC Executive Board Meet in Dubai

In a landmark move that will change the global structure of cricket administration, the BCCI`s status as the most influential cricketing body in the world was today formally acknowledged with bulk of its demands being "unanimously" passed at the ICC Executive Board meeting here.

ICC`s Richardson hails new ODI rules as successful

The new ODI rules might have demoralised the bowlers during the recent India-Australia seven-game series with 300-plus scores being comfortably chased by both teams, but the ICC on Tuesday hailed the rule change and called it a "good success".

ICC People`s Choice Award winner to be declared on Tuesday

The International Cricket Council is scheduled to announce the shortlists for LG ICC Awards and ICC Test and ODI teams of the Year 2013 on Tuesday.

ICC World Test Championship brand logo revealed in Abu Dhabi

ICC`s chief executive David Richardson on Saturday announced that the pathway to the ICC World Test Championship had begun with the revealing of the event brand logo.