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Jan 08, 2020
FICA asks for clarity on four-day Tests, says won't support idea if space freed up in calendar is then filled with 'meaningless' cricketPlayers are unlikely to embrace the proposed four-day Tests until administrators clarify how they plan to utilise the calendar space freed up by the move, FICA said on Wednesday.
Jul 24, 2019
BCCI gives green signal to Indian Cricketers Association as per board's new constitutionThe BCCI has approved the Indian Cricketers Association (ICA), the body formed as per the board's new constitution to look after the interest of former players.
May 08, 2019
CoA chief Vinod Rai says India will have Players Association soon, will be independent from BCCI's functioningIndia's professional cricketers will officially become stakeholders in BCCI's decision making policies as the much-awaited Players Association will be officially registered in the next two weeks.
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.