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India's Manu Sawhney takes over as new ICC Chief Executive

India-born Sawhney has been working alongside the outgoing Chief Executive David Richardson for the last six weeks to ensure a smooth transition for the organization. 

Apr 01, 2019, 16:12 PM IST

No room for complacency on World Cup security after Christchurch terror attack: ICC

The 2019 ICC World Cup is slated to take place in England and Wales from May 30 to July 14. 

Mar 18, 2019, 12:58 PM IST

ICC fully supports decision to cancel 3rd Test between New Zealand and Bangladesh in Christchurch: David Richardson

The Bangladesh team, which was about to enter the mosque to offer prayers, escaped unscathed but the prevailing situation led to the authorities calling off the third and final Test match starting on Saturday. 

Mar 15, 2019, 12:38 PM IST

ICC assures members of robust security measures at 2019 World Cup

ICC also confirmed that UAE and Scotland have been selected as the hosts of the respective ICC Men’s and Women’s T20 World Cup Qualifier events later this year. 

Mar 03, 2019, 09:17 AM IST

BCCI raises security concern for the World Cup, ICC assures all issues will be addressed

At the ICC's CEC meeting, BCCI CEO Rahul Johri expressed India's concerns about the security of its players in the world-cup which is scheduled to start on May 30.

Feb 27, 2019, 12:48 PM IST

Manu Sawhney appointed new ICC Chief Executive

Senior media professional Sawhney will join the organization next month before formally taking over the reins from David Richardson in July following the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup.

Jan 15, 2019, 16:49 PM IST

Smriti Mandhana bags ICC Women’s Cricketer of the Year award

Mandhana is currently ranked fourth in the ICC Women’s Players Rankings for ODI Batters and 10th in the ICC Women’s Players Rankings for T20I Batters.

Dec 31, 2018, 16:29 PM IST

ICC confirms bid for T20 Women's Cricket in 2022 Commonwealth Games

ICC CEO David Richardson decribed the relationship between the Commonwealth and Cricket as almost perfectly aligned.

Nov 26, 2018, 13:11 PM IST

Sri Lanka captain Dinesh Chandimal will miss third Test against West Indies

Dinesh Chandimal was charged with ball-tampering during last week's St Lucia test after video evidence indicated he took sweets out of his pocket and put them in his mouth before applying saliva to the ball within the space of a few seconds.

Jun 23, 2018, 09:47 AM IST

ICC unveils inaugural World Test Championship schedule

The long-awaited Championship, involving the nine top-ranked Test nations competing in a league between July 15, 2019, to April 30, 2021.

Jun 20, 2018, 18:26 PM IST

ICC seeks evidence from Al Jazeera to assist corruption probe

The International Cricket Council (ICC) has asked Al Jazeera to share evidence that would help the governing body further investigate corruption in the sport after the news organisation aired a documentary on the matter last weekend.

Jun 01, 2018, 15:33 PM IST

Young people do like cricket, insists ICC chief David Richardson

  England's top cricket administrator may feel young people no longer care about cricket, but the man running the sport's global governing body is adamant youth interest is rising worldwide.

May 31, 2018, 09:46 AM IST

BBC is official radio broadcaster for ICC World Cup

BBC Test Match Special has secured rights to broadcast ball-by-ball coverage of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019, to be held in England and Wales next year.

May 24, 2018, 18:25 PM IST

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

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

India vs Pakistan: Don’t like members fighting with each other, says ICC

The two boards had signed an MoU in 2014 to play six bilateral series between 2015 and 2023. As per the MoU, India and Pakistan were to play six bilateral series between this period, with four of them to be played in Pakistan. It comprises of 14 Tests, 30 ODIs and 12 T20Is.

Sep 14, 2017, 20:53 PM IST

ICC backs return of international cricket in Pakistan

ICC Chief Executive David Richardson called the matches an "important stepping stone" for Pakistan to earn the "confidence of the international sporting community".

Sep 14, 2017, 09:28 AM IST

ICC considering two World T20s in four-year cycle; might scrap Champions Trophy

This week's ICC gathering is also set to decide whether to grant Test status to Ireland and Afghanistan, with an announcement expected on Thursday.

Jun 20, 2017, 18:28 PM IST

ICC happy with 'magnificent' India-Australia game, decides not to take action against Virat Kohli, Steve Smith

It's worth noting that the match, which India won by 75 runs, was embroiled in a heated controversy after the Aussie skipper was caught seeking dressing room assistance.

Mar 08, 2017, 20:42 PM IST

ICC Chief Executive David Richardson to hold discussion on inclusion of cricket in Olympics

Cricket has never been included as an official sporting competition in the Olympic Games.

Feb 19, 2017, 12:09 PM IST