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  • ICC paves way for Associate Members to earn Test status April 10, 2014

    Dubai: The ICC on Thursday paved the way for Associate Members to earn Test status by introducing the 'ICC Test Challenge', which will take place every four years between the lowest ranked Test team and the winner of the ICC Inter-Continental Cup. The decision, taken at the ICC's Executive Board meeting,...
  • Giles Clarke backs ICC move to give trio of nations more power February 4, 2014

    London: England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) chairman Giles Clarke has defended the International Cricket Council's (ICC) decision to give Australia, England and India more power in the sport. It was announced after a board meeting in Dubai last month that a new ICC executive committee would be established to include...
  • PCB hands over new constituon to ICC April 17, 2013

    Karachi: Pakistan Cricket Board chairman Zaka Ashraf today handed over a copy of the new PCB constitution to the ICC which has appreciated the efforts made to make the document more democratic. The PCB chairman handed over the copy to ICC president Alan Isaac, in Dubai during the ICC Board...
  • ICC chief thanks BCCI for women's World Cup success February 18, 2013

    Mumbai: ICC President Alan Isaac has thanked the BCCI for successfully hosting the Women's World Cup and praised the volunteers, organisers and sponsors for providing a wonderful opportunity to female cricketers to show their talent and potential on a world stage. He added that the success of the tournament, as well...
  • 'Ban tour of Pak a matter between two nations' November 17, 2012

    Dhaka: ICC President Alan Isaac on Saturday said Bangladesh's proposed tour of Pakistan next month was a matter between the two nations and the governing body's role was limited to deploying match officials for the series. "The matter of Bangladesh touring Pakistan is a matter for the two competing nations. While...
  • ICC chief praises India for winning U19 WC August 27, 2012

    Dubai: ICC President Alan Isaac on Monday congratulated the Indian cricket team for winning the Under19 World Cup for the third time. The Indian colts, led by Unmukt Chand, notched up a sixwicket victory over hosts Australia to clinch the prestigious title on Sunday. "It has been an incredible performance by India....
  • ICC hails Aus for agreeing to play Afghanistan July 2, 2012

    Dublin: International Cricket Council (ICC) president Alan Isaac has welcomed Australia's decision to play their firstever game against Afghanistan in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) next month. "This fixture supports ICC's initiative to provide more opportunities for our top ranking Associate/Affiliate Member (AM) teams to play against better opposition. It...
  • DRS debate lingers as new ICC chief steps in June 28, 2012

    BCCI continues to oppose video technology as New Zealand's Alan Isaac takes over as ICC president. ...
  • ICC to consider vicepresident's nomination January 31, 2012

    Dubai: A twoday high powered meeting of cricket's governing body which began here on Tuesday will consider the nomination of their next vicepresident who will take over in two years time. The Executive Board of the International Cricket Council (ICC) in their first of four meetings annually, will also be presented...