World Test Championship

  • ICC launches world championship to preserve Tests 13-10-2013 08:19 AM

    Abu Dhabi: Cricket's governing body launched the World Test Championship 2017 on Saturday aimed at preserving the primacy of the longer format of the game. The International Cricket Council (ICC) said the inaugural championship will be hosted by England and will feature the top four teams in the ICC Test...
  • ICC World Test Championship brand logo revealed in Abu Dhabi 12-10-2013 10:49 PM

    Abu Dhabi: ICC's chief executive David Richardson on Saturday announced that the pathway to the ICC World Test Championship had begun with the revealing of the event brand logo. Speaking at the launch event here, Richardson explained the concept behind the brand icon, saying: "The ICC World Test Championship logo...
  • ICC World Test Championships: The knockout punch? 01-07-2013 08:47 AM

    New Delhi: Test cricket is in for exciting times as the inaugural ICC World Test Championship in 2017 will be a short and crisp affair. Though the ICC's announcement of the Test Championship on Saturday evoked a mixed response from many fearing a cumbersome format, the battle for supremacy will...
  • ICC to hold inaugural World Test Championship in 2017 29-06-2013 11:09 PM

    London: The International Cricket Council announced its much awaited World Test Championship which will have its inaugural edition in England during the month of June and July in the year 2017 while the second edition will be held in India in 2021. According to ICC media release "The IDI Board...