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ICC president congratulates India U-19 side


August 27th, 2012 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Aug 27 (IANS) International Cricket Council (ICC) president Alan Isaac Monday congratulated the Indian team for winning the U-19 World Cup for the third time Sunday in Australia."It ... Read more...

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Pawar steps down as ICC president, Issac takes over


June 28th, 2012 - 8:13 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, June 28 (IANS) India's Sharad Pawar stepped down as the president of the International Cricket Council (ICC) and was replaced by New Zealander Alan Issac.Isaac, the former chairman ... Read more...

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Former world boxing champion Wright retires


June 6th, 2012 - 3:26 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 6 (IANS) Former light-middle weight world boxing champion Ronald "Winky" Wright of the US has announced his retirement."Part of being a boxer is knowing when to call it ... Read more...

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Boon to replace Hurst as ICC Match Referee


May 24th, 2011 - 4:03 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, May 24 (IANS) Former Australia batsman David Boon will replace retiring compatriot Alan Hurst on the elite panel of International Cricket Council (ICC) match referees.Hurst, who joined the panel ... Read more...

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Bresnan reprimanded for breaching ICC Code of Conduct


February 28th, 2011 - 2:38 pm ICT by ANI
Bangalore, Feb.28 (ANI): England fast bowler Tim Bresnan has been officially reprimanded for breaching the ICC Code of Conduct during his side's tied match against India in the ICC Cricket World Cup ... Read more...

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Win a date with Gul Panag


February 11th, 2011 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 11 (IANS) Do you want to take a former beauty queen and actress on a date on Valentine's Day? Log on to SnapDeal.com to buy the date with her.The ... Read more...

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ICC unveils state-of-the-art Global Cricket Academy in Dubai


October 13th, 2010 - 3:37 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Oct 13 (ANI): The International Cricket Council Global Cricket Academy (ICC GCA), comprising state-of-the-art cricket facilities for international as well as local cricketers, has been launched in Dubai.Initially announced as a ... Read more...

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ICC’s Beloff to hear appeal of three Pak players against provisional suspension in Doha


October 6th, 2010 - 3:20 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, Oct. 6 (ANI): Michael Beloff, the head of the ICC Code of Conduct Commission, will hear an appeal by three Pakistan players - Salman Butt, Mohammad Amir and Mohammad Asif - ... Read more...

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Chief Executives’ Committee supports ICC’s decisive action against corruption


September 14th, 2010 - 5:43 pm ICT by ANI
Johannesburg, Sept.14 (ANI): The ICC Chief Executives' Committee (CEC) will recommend to the ICC Board that a wide-ranging and, if necessary, independent review of the current ICC anti-corruption measures be commissioned to ... Read more...

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ICC commends Sri Lanka’s decision to suspend Randiv


August 19th, 2010 - 11:29 am ICT by ANI
Dubai, Aug 19 (ANI): The International Cricket Council has welcomed the decision of the Sri Lanka Cricket to act swiftly and decisively in relation to an incident that took place at ... Read more...

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Dhoni, Tendulkar, Sehwag nominated for ICC Awards


August 18th, 2010 - 9:55 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Aug 18 (IANS) India skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni, Sachin Tendulkar and Virender Sehwag have been nominated in three categories for the Internatonal Cricket Council (ICC) Awards 2010 to be held ... Read more...

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ICC confirms nomination of Isaac as ICC vice-president


August 9th, 2010 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Aug 9 (IANS) New Zealand Cricket (NZC) chairman Allan Issac will take over as the new International Cricket Council (ICC) vice-president after the executive board unanimously endorsed his nomination for the ... Read more...

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ICC confirms nomination of Alan Isaac as ICC Vice-President


August 9th, 2010 - 6:08 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, Aug.9 (ANI): The International Cricket Council (ICC) today confirmed the nomination of Alan Isaac as the ICC Vice-President from 2010-12.Isaac was the nomination of Cricket Australia and New Zealand ... Read more...

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Cricket World Cup’s mascot Stumpy unveiled


August 2nd, 2010 - 10:45 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, Aug 2 (IANS) With 200 days to go for the 2011 cricket World Cup, the event's mascot 'Stumpy' was unveiled at a simple but impressive ceremony at the P. Saravanamuttu ... Read more...

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ICC pays tribute to Umpire Koertzen ahead of his final Test


July 21st, 2010 - 12:24 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai/Leeds, July 21 (ANI): Emirates Elite Panel umpire Rudi Koertzen will officiate in his final Test match today when Pakistan take on Australia in the MCC Spirit of Cricket Test match at ... Read more...

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Murali’s achievements will inspire new generation of young cricketers: Pawar


July 17th, 2010 - 11:03 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 17(ANI): ICC President Sharad Pawar on Saturday paid tribute to Sri Lankan off-spinner Muttiah Muralitharan, who will play his final Test match when Sri Lanka face India at Galle ... Read more...

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ICC finally adopts ‘whereabouts’ drug clause


July 16th, 2010 - 8:32 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, July 16 (IANS) The International Cricket Council (ICC) finally adopted Friday a new "whereabouts clause" that has the support of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA). The ICC said ... Read more...

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Broad speaks to Aamer over his on-field conduct


July 14th, 2010 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 14 (IANS) Match referee Chris Broad has spoken to Pakistan fast bowler Mohammad Aamer about his conduct after the youngster crossed paths with Australian captain Ricky Ponting following his dismissal ... Read more...

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Match referee speaks to Pak pacer Aamer about future conduct


July 14th, 2010 - 5:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 14 (ANI): Chris Broad from the Emirates Elite Panel of ICC Match Referees has spoken to Pakistan's 18-year-old fast bowler Mohammad Aamer in relation to his conduct following the dismissal ... Read more...

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ICC applauds Pak-Australia series as a triumph of cricket spirit


July 12th, 2010 - 7:49 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, July 12 (ANI): The ICC today welcomed the initiative currently underway in England as Pakistan hosts Australia in a two-Test series beginning on Tuesday at Lord's. With international matches not currently ... Read more...

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ICC president meets Cricket Ireland officials


June 9th, 2010 - 4:53 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, June 9 (ANI): ICC President David Morgan travelled to Dundalk, Co. Louth to meet with directors of Cricket Ireland as part of the ongoing process of information sharing with members.An ICC ... Read more...

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‘Cricket in America’ documentary released


May 26th, 2010 - 1:19 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, May 26 (ANI): Following the success of the historic New Zealand v Sri Lanka Twenty20 International series played in Florida earlier this month, the USA Cricket Association (USACA), in association with ... Read more...

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Flanagan appointed new ICC Anti-Corruption and Security Unit chief


May 5th, 2010 - 12:40 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, May 5 (ANI): Sir Ronnie Flanagan, one of the United Kingdom's most senior former policemen, has been appointed as the new chairman of the ICC Anti-Corruption and Security Unit (ACSU), in ... Read more...

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ICC chief greets India for being No.1 in Test rankings


February 19th, 2010 - 10:10 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Feb 19 (IANS) International Cricket Council (ICC) chief executive Haroon Lorgat Friday congratulated India on finishing as No.1 team in the Test Championship table following their innings victory over South Africa ... Read more...

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ICC proud of IOC recognition


February 12th, 2010 - 6:08 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, Feb.12 (ANI): The International Olympic Committee session in Vancouver, Canada yesterday approved its Executive Board's decision to convert the 'provisional' recognition of the ICC to 'full recognition'.Haroon Lorgat, the ICC Chief ... Read more...

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We are extremely proud of Olympic recognition: ICC


February 12th, 2010 - 5:50 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Feb 12 (IANS) The International Cricket Council (ICC) Friday said it is extremely proud of the recognition given to it by the International Olympic Council (IOC). The IOC in Vancouver Thursday approved ... Read more...

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ICC centenary medals presented to six Australia volunteers


November 27th, 2009 - 2:41 pm ICT by ANI
Brisbane (Australia), Nov.27 (ANI): Cricket Australia has become the latest country to honour its volunteers when it presented ICC centenary medals to its six volunteers before the start of the second day's ... Read more...

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Legendary umpire Shephered dies (Lead)


October 28th, 2009 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 28 (IANS) Legendary England umpire David Shepherd died after a long battle with cancer Wednesday. He was 68. Shepherd, an international umpire, officiated in 172 ODIs, three consecutive World Cup ... Read more...

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Army hosts yacht training camp for school children


September 18th, 2009 - 8:02 pm ICT by ANI
Nainital, Sep 18 (ANI): With an aim to revive yacht sailing in the country, a 15-day camp is being organised in Nainital district of Uttarakhand where in school children are being trained ... Read more...

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I suggest girls try their hand at cricket: Rani Mukerji (Interview)


September 18th, 2009 - 2:18 pm ICT by IANS
By Robin Bansal New Delhi, Sep 18 (IANS) She was not a cricket fanatic but after preparing for her role in the just released "Dil Bole Hadippa!", Rani Mukerji has become a ... Read more...

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Tendulkar, Dhoni feature in video supporting ICC Champions Trophy 2009


September 9th, 2009 - 7:29 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, Sep.9 (ANI): Indian cricketers Sachin Tendulkar, Rahul Dravid, Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Gautam Gambhire have joined several top cricketers of the world to promote this year's ICC Champions Trophy.They also ... Read more...

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Dhoni, Dilshan nominated in three categories of ICC Awards


September 2nd, 2009 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 2 (IANS) India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Sri Lanka's explosive batsman Tillakaratne Dilshan have both been nominated in three different categories of the International Cricket Council's (ICC) Awards ... Read more...

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ICC confirms suspected bookie approached Aussie player


August 19th, 2009 - 8:34 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Aug 19 (IANS) International Cricket Council (ICC) Wednesday confirmed that its Anti-Corruption and Security Unit (ACSU) has received a report from the Australian team management on a man, suspected of links ... Read more...

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Pak players not exposed to bookmakers: ICC


August 10th, 2009 - 9:11 pm ICT by IBNS
Dubai, Aug 10 (IBNS) The ICC today confirmed its Anti-Corruption and Security Unit (ACSU) had investigated suggestions that Indian bookmakers came into contact with Pakistan players at their hotel in Colombo during ... Read more...

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No evidence of bookies approaching Pakistani players: ICC


August 10th, 2009 - 7:30 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Aug 10 (IANS) The International Cricket Council (ICC) Monday announced that its anti-corruption officials have found no evidence of Pakistani cricketers being approached by bookies during their tour of Sri Lanka. The ... Read more...

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