Cricket Committee

  • DRS once again fails to win over the BCCI: report 28-06-2013 12:50 PM

    New Delhi: The Decision Review System (DRS) has once again failed to enter the BCCI good books after the chairman of the ICC Cricket Committee, Anil Kumble, opposed the proposal to make it mandatory during the week-long annual ICC conference that concludes on Saturday, reported Times of India. Kumble, sources...
  • ICC cricket committee recommends legitimising switch-hit 29-05-2013 11:40 PM

    New Delhi: The International Cricket Committee (ICC) on Wednesday took a couple of key decisions while concluding the two-day meeting of its cricket committee in London, including setting a marker for Test playing nations to keep their Test status intact. In an attempt to ensure that Test cricket was protected,...
  • May asks ICC to 'stand up to the cancer of stand-over tactics' 09-05-2013 02:29 PM

    Sydney: Removed from an ICC committee following allegations of pressure from India, Tim May has said it was time someone "stood up to the cancer of stand-over tactics" that defines cricket's governing body. May was replaced on the ICC cricket committee by the former India legspinner, Laxman Sivaramakrishnan, who is...
  • FICA demands enquiry into Sivaramakrishnan's ICC appointment 07-05-2013 01:45 PM

    Melbourne: A miffed Federation of International Cricketers Association today demanded an ICC ethics committee enquiry into BCCI-backed L Sivaramakrishnan's appointment as a players' representative in the governing body, saying captains could have been forced to vote against incumbent Tim May. Sivaramakrishnan replaced May, who is also the FICA CEO, on...
  • Gavaskar bats for Tests in his last innings for ICC 08-05-2008 09:53 PM

    We have seen certain individuals in the cricket arena in the last two decades or so who have given their best performances when pushed against the wall. They thrived in situations when the going got tough. They delivered when their teams expected them, as individuals and as leaders, to produce...