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Umpire's Call, CEO Manu Sawhney's future set to be discussed at ICC meeting, says report
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Umpire's Call, CEO Manu Sawhney's future set to be discussed at ICC meeting, says report

The ICC Board will also take stock of preparations with regards to World T20 scheduled in India.

ICC CEO Manu Sawhney sent on 'leave', may resign before term ends, says report
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ICC CEO Manu Sawhney sent on 'leave', may resign before term ends, says report

In case Sawhney chooses not to resign, it could lead to a long-drawn removal procedure by all-powerful Board of Directors.

ICC tournaments for women to have more teams from 2026 as a part of expansion plan
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ICC tournaments for women to have more teams from 2026 as a part of expansion plan

The ICC said the T20 World Cup will have 12 teams instead of 10 from the 2026 edition. The ODI World Cup will also be expanded - from eight teams to 10 - from the 2029 edition.

ICC postpones 2022 Women's T20 World Cup to 2023 to 'better support player preparation'
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ICC postpones 2022 Women's T20 World Cup to 2023 to 'better support player preparation'

The ICC said the decision was taken keeping in mind the workload of the players and also considering long term interest of women's cricket.

England vs West Indies: ICC Chief Executive Manu Sawhney praises ECB for creating bio-secure environment
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England vs West Indies: ICC Chief Executive Manu Sawhney praises ECB for creating bio-secure environment

International cricket will return after 117 days as England and West Indies engage in a three-match series starting at the spectator-less Ageas Bowl in Southampton.

Nomination process for next ICC chairman to be primary agenda in global cricket body's meeting on 25 June
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Nomination process for next ICC chairman to be primary agenda in global cricket body's meeting on 25 June

The ICC could be briefed on the investigations being carried on the leaks of classified e-mails.

ICC defers decision on fate of T20 World Cup until next month, gives BCCI more time to obtain tax exemptions for events
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ICC defers decision on fate of T20 World Cup until next month, gives BCCI more time to obtain tax exemptions for events

A decision on the fate of this year's T20 World Cup in Australia was on Wednesday deferred until next month by the International Cricket Council, which also decided to give the BCCI another six months to obtain mandatory tax exemptions for hosting tournaments.

Pakistan Cricket Board expresses interest in hosting ICC tournaments in 2023-31 cycle
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Pakistan Cricket Board expresses interest in hosting ICC tournaments in 2023-31 cycle

Pakistan last staged an ICC event in 1996 when it co-hosted the 50-overs World Cup with India and Sri Lanka and the country has been largely starved of international cricket since a 2009 attack on the touring Sri Lanka team in Lahore.

ICC ponders separating women's media and broadcasting rights after World T20 success
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ICC ponders separating women's media and broadcasting rights after World T20 success

ICC shared impressive television broadcast, digital audience and attendance numbers from the Women's T20 World Cup on Thursday, which it said have set “new benchmarks”

ICC allots reserve day for semi-finals and finals of Women's ODI World Cup 2021; announces full schedule
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ICC allots reserve day for semi-finals and finals of Women's ODI World Cup 2021; announces full schedule

The ICC released the 31-match schedule for the tournament, starting 6 February to 7 March in New Zealand with reserve days scheduled for all three knockout matches a day later.

ICC launches 12-month campaign for promotion of women's cricket ahead of T20 World Cup final
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ICC launches 12-month campaign for promotion of women's cricket ahead of T20 World Cup final

The International Cricket Council on Sunday launched a 12-month campaign dedicated to the promotion of women's cricket to build on the momentum of the ongoing T20 World Cup.

England, Australia to join India in opposing ICC's plan of hosting one global event each year, at next month's board meeting
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England, Australia to join India in opposing ICC's plan of hosting one global event each year, at next month's board meeting

Following on from a proposal tabled last year, the ICC recommended staging a T20 Champions Cup in 2024 and 2028 and ODI versions in 2025 and 2029 in addition to the existing World Cups in each format

FICA oppose scheduling of new tournament proposed by BCCI involving India, Australia and England
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FICA oppose scheduling of new tournament proposed by BCCI involving India, Australia and England

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), which has been revitalised under Ganguly’s leadership, says it generates 75% of the game’s total revenue and wants commensurate clout when it comes to deciding how it is run.

International Cricket Council appoints Anurag Dahiya as its Chief Commercial Officer
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International Cricket Council appoints Anurag Dahiya as its Chief Commercial Officer

The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Thursday appointed seasoned media professional Anurag Dahiya, who launched Star Cricket, as its Chief Commercial Officer.

ICC CEO Manu Sawhney to visit Pakistan next week, will hold talks with PCB top brass
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ICC CEO Manu Sawhney to visit Pakistan next week, will hold talks with PCB top brass

Just two days back, ICC Chairman Shashank Manohar played a key role in getting Bangladesh and Pakistan Boards to reach an agreement for a bilateral series which will be split in three parts from January to April at three venues in Pakistan.

International Cricket Council renews partnership with UNICEF for Women's World T20 2020
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International Cricket Council renews partnership with UNICEF for Women's World T20 2020

The extension of the partnership will see the ICC drive awareness for the work that UNICEF does as a global champion for children's rights in cricket playing nations.

ECB chairman Colin Graves writes to ICC raising objections to Future Tours Programme from 2023-31, says board will not support it
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ECB chairman Colin Graves writes to ICC raising objections to Future Tours Programme from 2023-31, says board will not support it

The BCCI has got a shot in the arm after England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) officially intimated ICC that it will not support the global body's bid to have a flagship event every year from 2023 to 2031.

Amitabh Choudhary's participation in ICC's board meeting will not be binding on BCCI, CoA tells cricket's global body
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Amitabh Choudhary's participation in ICC's board meeting will not be binding on BCCI, CoA tells cricket's global body

"The CoA doesn't recognise the participation of Amitabh Choudhary as a representative of the BCCI to the ICC. Accordingly, no decisions or commitments (if any) undertaken by him, on behalf of BCCI, will be binding on the BCCI" CoA wrote in a mail to ICC

BCCI CEO Rahul Johri says ICC's proposed Future Tours Programme unacceptable as it hits Indian cricket board's revenues
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BCCI CEO Rahul Johri says ICC's proposed Future Tours Programme unacceptable as it hits Indian cricket board's revenues

The draft proposal for the post-2023 Future Tours Programme was mooted at a recent ICC meeting and BCCI CEO Rahul Johri has categorically said that the move will not be prudent

Former FA Director of Governance Jonathan Hall named ICC's General Counsel and Company Secretary
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Former FA Director of Governance Jonathan Hall named ICC's General Counsel and Company Secretary

Hall has been in senior consultative roles for a number of international and UK sports organisations including the UEFA and Laureus, the ICC said in a statement.