Wally Edwards

  • ICC on course for longterm strategic 'vision plan' July 21, 2014

    New Delhi: The International Cricket Council (ICC) has already commenced preparatory work on a longterm plan which will kick in immediately after the current fiveyear strategic plan expires next year. The new plan is likely to set longterm targets for the organisation and provide guidelines as to how these targets should...
  • 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...
  • Adam Gilchrist inducted into ICC Hall of fame December 13, 2013

    Perth: The International Cricket Council on Friday inducted Australia's legendary wicketkeeperbatsman Adam Gilchrist into its Hall of Fame during the tea interval of the ongoing third Ashes Test at the WACA here. Gilchrist received his commemorative cap from Cricket Australia chairman and ICC director Wally Edwards, in front of a large...
  • Australia cricketers get bonus on women's day March 8, 2013

    Melbourne: Cricket Australia's (CA) Board on Friday voted to pay its female cricketers a USD 10,000 bonus each, recognising the Commonwealth Bank Southern Stars winning two world championships in six months. CA will also renew the contract of Commonwealth Bank Southern Stars' coach Cathryn Fitzpatrick. CA Chairman Wally Edwards said the...
  • CA gets states' backing for rejig August 17, 2012

    Melbourne: Cricket Australia has won the support of its six state associations for its largest administrative re-organization in a century, cutting its ruling board from 14 to nine members. States will elect six of those nine members while three will be independent. Cricket Australia chairman Wally Edwards was one of the...
  • Cricket Australia considers structural revamp December 8, 2011

    Melbourne: The major overhaul of Australian cricket has moved from the field to the boardroom, with senior officials supporting a structural change which chairman Wally Edwards has described as "the most sweeping reforms in our 106-year history." A review by governance experts David Crawford and Colin Carter recommended a reduction in...