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BCCI appoints former DGP Ajit Singh as Anti-Corruption Unit head

BCCI appoints former DGP Ajit Singh as Anti-Corruption Unit head

Former Director General of Police Ajit Singh will head BCCI's Anti-Corruption Unit, a media release from the Indian cricket board said on Saturday. 

Mar 31, 2018, 18:01 PM IST
Not convinced of use of yellow and red card: ICC CEO David Richardson

Not convinced of use of yellow and red card: ICC CEO David Richardson

  The ICC Chief Executive David Richardson is "not convinced" about introducing soccer like sanctions like red and yellow cards to curb boorish on-field behaviour.

Mar 29, 2018, 17:05 PM IST

Failure of leadership, my leadership: Steve Smith breaks down after return to Australia

Steve Smith has been banned from cricket for one year and will also not play in the IPL after he admitted to allowing ball tampering during South Africa vs Australia Test in Cape Town.

Mar 29, 2018, 16:58 PM IST
ICC to review code on player conduct following ball-tampering scandal

ICC to review code on player conduct following ball-tampering scandal

Richardson plans to bring together former and current players along with ICC`s cricket committee, the Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) and match officials to discuss ways to make the spirit of the game a more integral part of the code.

Mar 29, 2018, 16:17 PM IST
Zimbabwe official banned for 20 years trying to fix Test against West Indies

Zimbabwe official banned for 20 years trying to fix Test against West Indies

A former senior Zimbabwe cricket official has been suspended from the game for 20 years after he admitted trying to influence the result of the Test series with the West Indies last year.

Mar 27, 2018, 16:27 PM IST
West Indies cricket will benefit after 2019 World Cup qualification: Viv Richards

West Indies cricket will benefit after 2019 World Cup qualification: Viv Richards

The West Indies -- whose fortunes have plummeted in recent years -- were in danger of missing out after the International Cricket Council (ICC) reduced the number of teams in next year's 50-over global showpiece from 14 to 10.

Mar 27, 2018, 15:57 PM IST
ICC slaps 20-year ban on a Zimbabwe official for fixing attempt

ICC slaps 20-year ban on a Zimbabwe official for fixing attempt

Rajan Nayer, the treasurer and marketing director of Harare Metropolitan Cricket, accepted the charge of “directly soliciting, inducing, enticing or encouraging (Graeme) Cremer” to fix an international match.

Mar 27, 2018, 14:33 PM IST
Matthew Renshaw to join Australia's Test squad in Johannesburg

Matthew Renshaw to join Australia's Test squad in Johannesburg

Queensland opener Matthew Renshaw appears to be in line for a recall to Australia's Test side with the batsman set to fly to South Africa immediately after the Sheffield Shield final in Brisbane.

Mar 27, 2018, 12:22 PM IST
ICC missed chance to lead over ball-tampering scandal: Graeme Smith

ICC missed chance to lead over ball-tampering scandal: Graeme Smith

  Former South African captain Graeme Smith has hit out at the International Cricket Council, saying the sport's governing body missed a chance to show leadership over the Australian ball-tampering controversy.

Mar 26, 2018, 23:20 PM IST
ICC congratulates West Indies, Afghanistan on World Cup qualification

ICC congratulates West Indies, Afghanistan on World Cup qualification

The International Cricket Council (ICC) chief executive David Richardson has congratulated Afghanistan and the West Indies on making it through to World Cup 2019.

Mar 26, 2018, 18:25 PM IST
Steve Smith's shame: Australian media slams team's rotten cricket culture

Steve Smith's shame: Australian media slams team's rotten cricket culture

Steve Smith has admitted that the leadership of Australian cricket team had decided to tamper with the ball in a Test against South Africa. The act was later caught on camera.

Mar 26, 2018, 08:44 AM IST
Ball-tampering: 'Wow ICC wow, different people different rules,' tweets miffed Harbhajan Singh

Ball-tampering: 'Wow ICC wow, different people different rules,' tweets miffed Harbhajan Singh

"No ban for Bancroft with all the evidences whereas 6 of us were banned for excessive appealing in South Africa 2001 without any evidence and Remember Sydney 2008?" Harbhajan tweeted.

Mar 25, 2018, 21:02 PM IST
Ball-tampering: Australia captain Steve Smith gets one-Test ban, fined 100% match fee

Ball-tampering: Australia captain Steve Smith gets one-Test ban, fined 100% match fee

Opening batsman Bancroft, who was caught trying to alter the condition of the ball with a tape, has been fined 75 percent of his match fee and handed three demerit points.

Mar 25, 2018, 18:28 PM IST
Ball-tampering: 'Shocked' South Africa want strong punishment for Australia

Ball-tampering: 'Shocked' South Africa want strong punishment for Australia

The International Cricket Council's (ICC) response to the Australian ball-tampering incident in the third Test at Newlands is firmly under the spotlight with strong punishment expected for the culprits, South Africa coach Ottis Gibson said on Sunday.

Mar 25, 2018, 15:28 PM IST
Eoin Morgan to lead ICC World XI against West Indies

Eoin Morgan to lead ICC World XI against West Indies

England Test captain Eoin Morgan will lead an ICC World XI in a T20I against the Windies at Lord's on May 31," the ICC said on Thursday.

Mar 22, 2018, 20:02 PM IST
South Africa vs Australia: Faf du Plessis, Steve Smith clash over Rabada decision

South Africa vs Australia: Faf du Plessis, Steve Smith clash over Rabada decision

South African captain Faf du Plessis on Wednesday hit back at his Australian counterpart Steve Smith's criticism of the decision to overturn a ban on South African fast bowler Kagiso Rabada.

Mar 21, 2018, 19:57 PM IST
South Africa vs Australia: Australia captain Steve Smith criticises Kagiso Rabada ruling

South Africa vs Australia: Australia captain Steve Smith criticises Kagiso Rabada ruling

Smith said that a "line in the sand" had been drawn regarding physical contact and said he was surprised he had not been asked his opinion during the appeal hearing.

Mar 21, 2018, 16:10 PM IST
Did Shakib Al Hasan break the dressing room door after Bangladesh win?

Did Shakib Al Hasan break the dressing room door after Bangladesh win?

Bangladesh skipper Shakib Al Hasan apparently broke the glass door in the wake of the Tigers' win against Sri Lanka in the recently concluded Nidahas T20 tri-series at Colombo's R Premadasa Stadium. 

Mar 20, 2018, 17:50 PM IST
ICC overturns Kagiso Rabada ban, clears him to play against Australia

ICC overturns Kagiso Rabada ban, clears him to play against Australia

Rabada had his punishment for brushing against the shoulder of Australia captain Steven Smith in the second Test in Port Elizabeth reduced from a fine of 50 percent of his match fee and three demerit points, to 25 percent and one demerit point.

Mar 20, 2018, 13:52 PM IST
Shakib Al Hasan, Nurul Hasan receive punishment for breaching ICC Code of Conduct

Shakib Al Hasan, Nurul Hasan receive punishment for breaching ICC Code of Conduct

Shakib Al Hasan and Nurul Hasan have been punished by the International Cricket Council (ICC) for their unacceptable behaviour during the Bangladesh-Sri Lanka encounter in the Nidahas T20 tri-series on Friday.

Mar 17, 2018, 15:54 PM IST