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Nov 09, 2018
FICA chief Tony Irish calls for educational programs for cricketers to tackle ball-tampering menaceFederation of International Cricketers Association (FICA) chief executive Tony Irish has advocated the use of educational programs to check the menace of ball-tampering in the game.
Apr 18, 2018
IPL, BBL and other domestic T20 leagues being valued over national contracts by players, says FICA reportLucrative contracts in popular Twenty20 Leagues like IPL and BBL are being preferred over national contracts, posing a significant threat to quality of international cricket, a Federation of International Cricketers Association report has claimed.
Aug 20, 2017
PCB chief Najam Sethi says World XI squad for Pakistan tour will be announced in next 2-3 daysNo top Test team has toured Pakistan since militants attacked the Sri Lankan team in Lahore in March, 2009 although Zimbabwe did play a short limited over series in mid-2005 in Lahore.
Aug 07, 2017
FICA awaits report from security experts to give go-ahead for World XI tour to Pakistan next monthFormer Zimbabwean Test batsman Andy Flower is working on behalf of the PCB and ICC to put together the World XI team for three T20 matches in Pakistan in September.
Feb 08, 2017
PCB invites security experts to Pakistan assess chances of hosting international cricketThe PCB has stepped up its efforts to revive international cricket in insurgency-hit country by inviting experts from a security agency that works with the Federation of International Cricketers Association (FICA) and other boards, to visit and access the security situation in the country.
May 07, 2015
FICA warns teams against touring Pakistan, says 'risk is unmanageable'"We are very concerned about the safety of players and any match officials who may be sent to Pakistan, should this tour go ahead," Tony Irish said.
Nov 11, 2014
FICA opposes ICC's threat to ban players from T20 leaguesSince the ICC's restructuring in April, there is no longer a binding FTP and members can negotiate with each other to form a schedule.
Jun 27, 2014
Srinivasan's appointment as ICC chairman is embarassing for cricket: Paul MarshIn a FICA statement on Friday, Marsh said "our strong preference was for the controversy involving Mr. Srinivasan in India to be resolved before the ICC made a decision on the chairmanship."
May 30, 2014
FICA working behind the scenes to stop SrinivasanIn a very significant letter written to unrecognised CAB secretary Aditya Verma, Smith has informed him that FICA is "working behind the scenes to influence ICC officers to do the right thing" in regards to preventing Srinivasan to become the chairman of the ICC Executive Board.
May 17, 2014
Critical for the ICC's anti-corruption unit to be independent: FICA"Issues of corruption aren't just limited to what happens on the field with the players, and if you work on the assumption that administrators could be also subject to anti-corruption investigations you have to have an independent body doing that,"