International Cricket Council

DUBAI: The International Cricket Council (ICC) Sunday welcomed its newest member countries, Mongolia, Tajikistan and Switzerland at the ICC’s 78th annual general meeting.

The meeting, which was conducted virtually, welcomed Mongolia and Tajikistan as the 22nd and 23rd Members of the Asia region, whilst Switzerland is Europe’s 35th member, with the ICC now comprising 106 Members in total, including 94 Associates.

Jul 14, 2021 20:07
DUBAI: The International Cricket Council has confirmed the points system for the second edition of the ICC World Test Championship (WTC) as well as the bilateral series that will be part of the 2021-23 cycle commencing next month.
Jul 08, 2021 20:07
DUBAI: The International Cricket Council Thursday announced that chief executive Manu Sawhney will leave the organisation with immediate effect.  Geoff Allardice will continue as acting CEO supported by the leadership team working closely with the ICC board.  The development comes months after Sawhney was suspended after an internal review, which was conducted by PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC).
Jul 05, 2021 20:07
DUBAI: Following the expansion to its event programme in the next cycle, the International Cricket Council (ICC) has commenced the process to identify the hosts for men’s white-ball events to be held post 2023. The hosting of the ICC World Test Championship Final, the ICC women's and under-19 events in the new cycle will be determined in a separate process that will get underway later this year.
Jun 30, 2021 19:06
MUMBAI: The International Cricket Council will reportedly standardise the points for every match won during the second ICC World Test Championship cycle, which kicks off with the five-match series between India and England in August.  Teams will get 12 points for a win, six points in case of a tie and four points if the match ends in a draw, PTI reports.
Jun 29, 2021 17:06
DUBAI: The International Cricket Council Tuesday confirmed that the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2021 will be staged in the UAE and Oman due to the ongoing COVID-19 situation in India. The BCCI will remain the hosts of the event, which will now be held in Dubai International Stadium, the Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi, the Sharjah Stadium, and the Oman Cricket Academy Ground, from 17 October to 14 November.
Jun 28, 2021 15:06
MUMBAI: Keeping the official intimation to the last day (June 28 deadline set by the International Cricket Council), for reasons best known to the powers that be within the Board of Control for Cricket in India, the BCCI on Monday confirmed its intention to "host" the T20 World Cup in the UAE.
Jun 24, 2021 19:06
DUBAI: The ICC is requesting proposals from entities interested in providing editorial and broadcast production services for the ICC Women’s Cricket World Cup 2022. The request for proposals (RFP) for editorial services is designed to attract applications from entities with an experienced team and an extensive, proven record in providing written editorial material in sports, preferably at global events.
Jun 18, 2021 11:06
DUBAI: The International Cricket Council (ICC), through its Cricket for Good initiative, Thursday launched a fundraising campaign to support UNICEF’s emergency COVID-19 response in South Asia.  The campaign was launched ahead of the inaugural World Test Championship final being played in Southampton between India and New Zealand from Friday, June 18th, through to June 22.
Jun 17, 2021 18:06
NEW DELHI: As the inaugural edition of the ICC World Test Championship reaches its finale, with India and New Zealand going head-to-head from June 18 to June 22, cricket fans will be able to view engaging match recaps, in-play key moments and other match and exclusive video-on-demand content from ICC on Facebook Watch.
Jun 17, 2021 15:06
DUBAI: The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Thursday announced a major long-term partnership with digital stockbroking firm Upstox (aka RKSV Securities).  The partnership will encompass all ICC events until the end of 2023, starting with the inaugural World Test Championship final between India and New Zealand, to be held from June 18 to 23 June in Southampton, the UK.