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Anil Kumble reappointed as ICC Cricket Committee chairman for 3 years

Former India captain Anil Kumble has been re-appointed as the chairman of the International Cricket Council (ICC) Cricket Committee on Saturday.  He will serve for a final three-year term, informed the ICC. 

Mar 02, 2019, 23:01 PM IST

Hopeful of captaining Pakistan after ban ends: Suspended skipper Sarfaraz Ahmed

Sarfaraz also dismissed reports that his teammates were unhappy with his behaviour and that the players gelled more under stand-in skipper Shoaib Malik in South Africa.

Feb 03, 2019, 17:18 PM IST

ICC announces 15-day amnesty to report corrupt conduct in Sri Lankan cricket

Failure to report a serious offence can result in a ban from cricket of up to five years, said ICC.

Jan 09, 2019, 22:37 PM IST

USA Cricket becomes ICC's 105th member

As a Member of the ICC, USA Cricket is now eligible to receive funding in accordance with the ICC Development Funding Policy.

Jan 08, 2019, 23:44 PM IST

ICC persuading governments to make fixing a criminal offence: CEO Dave Richardson

Three Sri Lankan cricketers including Sanath Jayasuriya and Nuwan Zoysa have been charged recently under the ICC Anti-Corruption Code.

Dec 12, 2018, 20:49 PM IST

ICC Women's World T20: ICC and Uber announce record partnership

Indian skipper and Uber brand ambassador Virat Kohli had words of praise for the initiative which he believes will enpower young women and girls.    

Nov 08, 2018, 15:51 PM IST

Compensation dispute regarding bilateral series beyond amicable settlement: PCB chief Ehsan Mani

The Pakistan Cricket Board's (PCB) new chief Ehsan Mani on Monday responded to compensation dispute with India Cricket Board. 

Sep 24, 2018, 18:57 PM IST

ICC appeals to find suspected match-fixer from a recent documentary

 ICC Anti-Corruption Unit said that the absence of any cooperation from the broadcaster has slowed the investigation.

Aug 28, 2018, 13:01 PM IST

One billion cricket fans, 39% women: Amazing numbers from ICC research

The International Cricket Council plans to use its extensive market research on devising plans on how to further popularise cricket around the world.

Jun 27, 2018, 13:36 PM IST

India to play 203 International games with 51 Tests, 83 ODIs, 69 T20Is

Indian cricket team will be playing the most number of matches in the next five years as per the Future Tour Programme (FTP) released by ICC on Wednesday.

Jun 21, 2018, 18:13 PM IST

ICC releases World Test Championship, ODI league FTP for 2018-2023

The World Test Championship and ODI league will serve as a qualifying pathway for ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2023.

Jun 20, 2018, 18:45 PM 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

Afghanistan not nervous about Test clash with India, says skipper Asghar Stanikzai

Afghanistan skipper Asghar Stanikzai says we are determined to put our best foot forward.

Jun 13, 2018, 17:50 PM IST

ICC orders Pakistan to ditch smartwatches during play to avoid matchfixing allegations

The ICC does not allow players to carry communication devices to the field and this ban extends to the dressing room as well. Officials are allowed specific devices to communicate with their colleagues while they perform their duty.

May 25, 2018, 10:37 AM IST

Toss-less Tests: No harm in experimenting, says Javed Miandad

Former Pakistan captain Javed Miandad has backed the proposal to abolish toss from Test cricket.

May 21, 2018, 15:20 PM IST

ICC apologises for tweet on PM Narendra Modi, launches inquiry

The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Wednesday apologised and launched an investigation into a social media post relating to Prime Minister Narendra Modi that went out from its official Twitter handle.

Apr 25, 2018, 17:51 PM IST

Afghanistan skipper Asghar Stanikzai to miss start of World Cup qualifiers

Afghanistan suffered a blow ahead of their 2019 World Cup qualifying campaign Monday when captain Asghar Stanikzai was ruled out of the start of the tournament after undergoing surgery to have his appendix removed, the International Cricket Council announced.

Feb 26, 2018, 18:44 PM IST

International Cricket Council appoints Indra Nooyi as its first independent female director

Nooyi will join the ICC Board in June 2018 to align with the term of the ICC Independent Chairman, following the unanimous confirmation of her appointment.

Feb 09, 2018, 14:58 PM IST

India vs South Africa: Dangerous Wanderers pitch 'misbehaving and how', Michael Holding gives it 2/100

The grassy nature of the pitch used for the final Test between India and South Africa changed to a 'misbehaving' one on the third day's play as cricket experts called it dangerous to play on, urging the International Cricket Council (ICC) to take strong notice. 

Jan 26, 2018, 16:07 PM IST

Virat Kohli named captain of ICC's Test and ODI teams

Kohli scored 2,023 runs at 77.80, including eight centuries and three half-centuries in 18 matches during the qualification period.

Jan 18, 2018, 18:40 PM IST