Geoff Allardice

  • ICC to apply more scrutiny to suspect actions June 25, 2014

    The International Cricket Council says suspect bowling actions should be scrutinized more closely and plans to review its testing and reporting procedures. ICC general manager of cricket Geoff Allardice told a meeting of the ICC cricket committee in Melbourne on Wednesday that "there's enough bowlers with suspect actions that should be...
  • ICC introduces new 'no ball' playing condition April 4, 2013

    Dubai: The International Cricket Council has introduced a new playing condition for Tests, One-Day Internationals and Twenty20 Internationals that requires the umpires to call 'no ball' whenever a bowler breaks the non-striker's wicket during a delivery. This playing condition will come into effect on April 30, and the first international match...
  • Allardice named ICC's new general manager July 24, 2012

    Dubai: Australian Geoff Allardice, a former first class cricketer, has been named the ICC's new general manager cricket, succeeding David Richardson, who has been promoted to chief executive of the world cricket body. For the past decade, Allardice has worked with Cricket Australia, most recently as the general manager cricket operations....