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".

No discussion on DRS, 5-run penalty if ball is changed

The BCCI again had its way as there was no specific discussions during ICC Cricket Committee Meeting on uniform implementation of DRS but recent ball change controversy during Champions Trophy in England prompted the parent body to take some strong measures.

Teams should play Tests or lose status: ICC Cricket Committee

Concerned about Test matches being "postponed" to accommodate other formats, the ICC Cricket Committee has recommended that a team`s failure to play a minimum number of five-day games over a four-year period should lead to the withdrawal of its Test status.

Sivaramakrishnan replaces May in ICC Cricket Committee

In an appointment that was backed by the BCCI, former India leg-spinner Laxman Sivaramakrishnan on Monday replaced Tim May as a players' representative on the ICC Cricket Committee.

Associates delighted as ICC committee recommends WC qualifiers

The ICC Cricket Committee`s recommendation to have qualifiers for the 2015 cricket World Cup has given fresh hope to the associate nations.