Giles Clarke

  • Wally Edwards, Giles Clarke try to pacify associates and affiliates of ICC June 24, 2014

    Melbourne: Cricket Australia supremo Wally Edwards and ECB chairman Giles Clarke tried to pacify the increasingly restless associate and affiliate members of the ICC assuring good governance and greater benefits, on the first day of its Annual Conference on Tuesday. According to ESPN Cricinfo,"Edwards and Clarke spoke on behalf of the...
  • No one in ICC has the courage to stand up against N Srinivasan: FICA chief May 30, 2014

    The COO of Federation of International Cricketers Associations (FICA) Ian Smith reckons that no one in the ICC has the "courage to stand upto" BCCI president N Srinivasan and ECB chairman Giles Clarke as they cast a "very large shadow" over world cricket. In a very significant letter written to unrecognised...
  • 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...
  • ECB chief hints Ashley Giles will succeed Flower February 1, 2014

    Melbourne: England Cricket Board chairman Giles Clarke hinted on Saturday that Ashley Giles would succeed Andy Flower as Test coach after the former Zimbabwe international quit following their Ashes whitewash. Flower resigned on Friday to allow the team to rebuild after their disastrous tour of Australia, where they lost the Test...
  • Cricket going to have 11th Test nation? January 31, 2014

    The ICC Board has floated the idea of adding another Test nation to the existing ten during its two-day meeting in Dubai, ESPNCricinfo has reported. According to the report, the Associate nation winning ICC's Intercontinental Cup would play the lowest-ranked Test nation on a home-and-away basis. A win for the Associate...
  • Lalit Modi and Giles Clarke settle libel case August 14, 2012

    London: Former Indian Premier League chairman Lalit Modi has settled his libel case against England and Wales Cricket Board chairman Giles Clarke out of court, an ECB statement said on Tuesday. Modi had filed a libel case against Clarke in an English court for alleging that the former IPL chairman had...
  • Giles Clarke chosen as ECB chairman, again March 20, 2012

    London: Giles Clarke will serve a third term as chairman of the England and Wales Cricket Board after being re-elected. The 58-year-old Clarke was nominated unopposed by the ECB's 41 members to remain in the role until 2015. England have risen to the top of the test rankings under Clarke, who succeeded...
  • Pirate websites biggest threat for cricket: ECB January 27, 2012

    London: England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) chairman Giles Clarke said that pirate websites streaming live cricket illegally are the biggest threat to world cricket. The ECB last year closed down some 700 websites illegally streaming live coverage of England's Test series against India. "We all have to be vigilant. There are...