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Sri Lanka cricket appoints Lorgat as advisor


July 31st, 2012 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, July 31 (IANS) The Sri Lankan Cricket (SLC) Tuesday appointed former International Cricket Council (ICC) chief executive Haroon Lorgat as a special advisor to the board.Lorgat, who concluded his ... Read more...

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ICC board proposes Dave Richardson as CEO


May 10th, 2012 - 10:12 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, May 10 (IANS) The International Cricket Council (ICC) Board has proposed its General Manager (Cricket) Dave Richardson for the post of chief executive.The board has decided to recommend to ... Read more...

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ICC increases participating teams for World Twenty20


April 16th, 2012 - 8:00 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, April 16 (IANS) The International Cricket Council (ICC) has decided to expand the 2014 World Twenty20 in Bangladesh from 12 teams to 16 to boost the associate members.The associate ... Read more...

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ICC comes to defence of Saeed Ajmal


March 19th, 2012 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
Mirpur (Dhaka), March 19 (IANS) The International Cricket Council has come out in defence of Pakistan's Saeed Ajmal after the Indian team reportedly expressed doubts over the legality of the ... Read more...

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ICC backs Australia’s move to combat cheat in sport


January 13th, 2012 - 4:57 pm ICT by IANS
Perth, Jan 13 (IANS) The International Cricket Council (ICC) has supported proposals being made by the Australian government to establish a national framework of laws to combat cheating in sport. ... Read more...

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ICC CEO Lorgat to step down next year


November 22nd, 2011 - 4:43 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Nov 22 (IANS) International Cricket Council chief executive Haroon Lorgat will step down after June 30 next year.Lorgat has informed the ICC Nominations Committee, chaired by ICC President Sharad ... Read more...

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Verdict against Pakistani cricketers warning for others: ICC


November 2nd, 2011 - 11:56 am ICT by IANS
Dubai, Nov 2 (IANS) International Cricket Council (ICC) chief executive Haroon Lorgat says the London court's verdict in the corruption case against three Pakistani players should serve as a "further ... Read more...

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ICC goes along with Indian board, DRS is not mandatory


October 11th, 2011 - 5:08 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Oct 11 (IANS) The International Cricket Council (ICC) has decided to do away with the mandatory use of the Umpires Decision Review System (DRS) and has gone back to ... Read more...

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Sourav, Sachin differ on ODI format


September 22nd, 2011 - 7:02 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 22 (IANS) Former India captain Sourav Ganguly is not on the same page as his former opening partner Sachin Tendulkar, who has suggested revamping of the One ... Read more...

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BCCI stays mum on players’ no-show at ICC Awards


September 15th, 2011 - 7:46 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 15 (IANS) The Indian cricket board Thursday refused to comment on the team's no-show at the International Criket Council's (ICC) award function in London three days ago.Board of ... Read more...

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Dhoni bags Spirit of Cricket award, Trott is Cricketer of the Year


September 13th, 2011 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 13 (IANS) Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni won the Spirit of Cricket Award at the International Cricket Council (ICC) Awards while England batsman Jonathan Trott was named ... Read more...

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Lorgat slams Indian team for skipping ICC awards


September 13th, 2011 - 8:29 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 13 (IANS) Describing the Indian cricket team's skipping the ICC annual awards function here as a "shame", International Cricket Council chief Haroon Lorgat Tuesday said the Board of ... Read more...

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Flower wants England to strive for World Test Championship


August 15th, 2011 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 15 (IANS) After conquering the No.1 spot in Test cricket, England coach Andy Flower has said the team's next target would be qualification for the new World Test ... Read more...

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England deserve to be No.1 Test team: ICC


August 13th, 2011 - 11:01 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Aug 13 (IANS) The International Cricket Council (ICC) Saturday lauded England for becoming the No.1 Test side in the world.ICC chief executive Haroon Lorgat, complimenting the England and Wales ... Read more...

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Zaheer nominated in three categories for ICC award


August 10th, 2011 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Aug 10 (IANS) India's speedster Zaheer Khan has been nominated in three different categories of the LG International Cricket Council (ICC) awards 2011.Zaheer is among the six players ... Read more...

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Zimbabwe return to Test cricket after six years


August 4th, 2011 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
Harare, Aug 4 (IANS) Zimbabwe made a return to Test cricket after six years as they faced Bangladesh at the Harare Sports Club here Thursday.Zimbabwe's return could well be termed ... Read more...

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ICC’s All-time Dream Test team a joke: Alec Stewart


July 19th, 2011 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 19 (IANS) The Alltime Dream Test XI of the International Cricket Council (ICC), chosen through an online poll, has drawn flak from experts with former England wicketkeeper ... Read more...

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Four Indians figure in ‘All-time Greatest Test team’


July 18th, 2011 - 10:49 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, July 18 (IANS) Four Indians - Sachin Tendulkar, Virender Sehwag, Sunil Gavaskar and Kapil Dev - have made it to the 'Alltime Greatest Test team' through an online ... Read more...

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ICC decision to abolish runner disappointing: Gambhir


July 7th, 2011 - 5:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) India's opening batsman Gautam Gambhir said Thursday the International Cricket Council's (ICC) decision to abolish runners is disappointing.Gambhir said that batsman who are seriously ... Read more...

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ICC defers proposed amendment to president’s poll


June 30th, 2011 - 12:51 am ICT by IANS
Hong Kong, June 29 (IANS) Pakistan and Bangladesh heaved a sigh of relief Wednesday as the International Cricket Council (ICC) deferred till October the proposed constitutional amendment that would end ... Read more...

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Pakistan want to host ICC event in 2018


June 30th, 2011 - 12:50 am ICT by IANS
Hong Kong, June 29 (IANS) Pakistan, a no-go zone for international cricket teams since an attack on the Sri Lankan team in 2009, has requested the International Cricket Council (ICC) ... Read more...

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India’s Yogendra Pal Singh is new ICC anti-corruption chief


June 1st, 2011 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, June 1 (IANS) Yogendra Pal Singh, former joint director of India's Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has replaced Ravi Sawani as the head of the Anti-Corruption and Security Unit ... Read more...

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India awarded original trophy, says ICC (Roundup)


April 4th, 2011 - 11:09 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 4 (IANS) The International Cricket Council (ICC) Monday asserted the World Cup trophy presented to India after Saturday night's final at the Wankhede Stadium here was the original, ... Read more...

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ICC rubbishes report of replica WC trophy given to Team India


April 4th, 2011 - 9:22 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Apr 4 (ANI): International Cricket Council (ICC) Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Haroon Lorgat on Monday said the controversy over the 2011 cricket World Cup trophy was upsetting, and added that the ... Read more...

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Two Indian channels banned from covering World Cup final


April 2nd, 2011 - 2:54 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 2 (IANS) The International Cricket Council (ICC) Saturday banned two Indian television channels, Zee TV and UNI TV, from covering the World Cup final between India and Sri ... Read more...

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ICC allows channels to cover final, cracks down on guidelines’ breach (Roundup)


April 1st, 2011 - 10:49 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 1 (IANS) The International Cricket Council (ICC) Friday decided to begin legal proceedings against Indian news channels for breaching accreditation guidelines but will allow them to cover Saturday's ... Read more...

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Indian TV channels get temporary access to Mohali semifinal


March 30th, 2011 - 2:00 am ICT by IANS
Mohali, March 30 (IANS) The International Cricket Council (ICC) has given Indian TV channels access to the much-awaited India-Pakistan World Cup semifinal here Wednesday following a request from ... Read more...

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‘World Cup proves that 50-over cricket has a future,’ says Lorgat


March 29th, 2011 - 1:00 pm ICT by ANI
Colombo, Mar 29(ANI): International Cricket Council (ICC) Chief Executive Haroon Lorgat has said that the ongoing World Cup on the Indian sub-continent has demonstrated that 50-over cricket has a long and successful ... Read more...

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Hope cricket can bring India and Pakistan closer: Lorgat


March 28th, 2011 - 10:20 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, March 28 (IANS) International Cricket Council (ICC) chief executive Haroon Lorgat hopes Wednesday's World Cup semifinal clash between India and Pakistan would bring the two countries closer.Cricket has ... Read more...

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ICC has no plans to move matches from Bangladesh: Lorgat


March 6th, 2011 - 2:07 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Mar 6 (ANI): Condemning the attack on the West Indies team bus by Bangladesh fans, ICC chief executive Haroon Lorgat has that there are no immediate plans to move games from ... Read more...

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No change in Bangladesh World Cup schedule: Lorgat


March 5th, 2011 - 4:47 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 5 (IANS) There is no move to shift any of the matches out of Bangladesh despite an attack on the West Indies team bus in Dhaka Friday by ... Read more...

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Lorgat defends umpire decision review system


March 5th, 2011 - 4:39 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 5 (IANS) The hotly debated Umpire Decision Review System (UDRS) is here to stay, but there is scope for improvement as it is still not fool-proof, according to ... Read more...

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Upset fans attack Bangladesh cricket captain’s house


March 5th, 2011 - 3:44 pm ICT by ANI
Dhaka, Mar. 5 (ANI): Bangladesh fans have attacked captain Shakib Al Hasan's house, breaking a window following the team's resounding loss to the West Indies on Friday.The International Cricket Council has described ... Read more...

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Dalmiya accuses ICC of World Cup double standards


March 2nd, 2011 - 1:16 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkata, Mar.2 (ANI): Jagmohan Dalmiya, the president of Bengal Cricket Association (BCA), has accused the International Cricket Council (ICC) of double standards and claimed that Wankhede Stadium should not have got clearance ... Read more...

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Ten teams for next 50-over Cricket World Cup, 16 for Twenty20


February 18th, 2011 - 8:53 pm ICT by IANS
By Sirshendu Panth Dhaka, Feb 18 (IANS) The next edition of the 50-over World Cup will have only ten teams instead of 14 at present to improve the competitiveness, and for the Twenty20 ... Read more...

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