Icc Ceo

  • Short-pitched stuff didn't work well against Tendulkar: ICC CEO November 12, 2013

    New Delhi: He was behind the stumps in 10 Test matches against Sachin Tendulkar but former South African glovesman and current ICC Chief Executive Dave Richardson never found Sachin Tendulkar perturbed by the raw pace and short-pitched stuff bowled by Allan Donald and Co. "What fascinated me about Sachin Tendulkar's batting...
  • Fighting a war against corruption: ICC CEO October 17, 2012

    London: The International Cricket Council (ICC) is fighting a "war" against corruption which even includes educating groundsmen as well as players and officials, its chief executive said on Wednesday. "It is a war we are fighting," David Richardson said at the launch in London of the final ICC Champions Trophy,...
  • ICC CEO criticises pitch for SL-Pak semi-final October 6, 2012

    Colombo: ICC CEO Dave Richardson on Saturday admitted that the strip used for the first semi-final between Sri Lanka and Pakistan was not "ideal" for T20 cricket but mentioned that pitch preparation is a difficult task in the prevailing climatic conditions in the Island nation. Former Pakistan captain Wasim Akram had...
  • Sri Lanka hire ex-ICC chief Lorgat July 31, 2012

    Colombo: Sri Lanka's cash-strapped cricket board has appointed former International Cricket Council (ICC) chief executive Haroon Lorgat as an advisor for three months, the board said on Tuesday. South African Lorgat, 52, who quit the ICC in June after serving as CEO for four years, will assist in improving the "governance...
  • Dave Richardson set to become ICC CEO May 10, 2012

    Dubai: The ICC board has recommended that former South Africa wicketkeeper David Richardson replace outgoing chief executive Haroon Lorgat. Richardson has been the general manager of cricket for the the International Cricket Council for the past decade. He represented South Africa in 42 Tests and 122 one-day internationals. He is expected...
  • ICC CEO Lorgat to step down next year November 22, 2011

    Dubai: International Cricket Council chief executive Haroon Lorgat will step down after June 30 next year. Lorgat has informed the ICC Nominations Committee, chaired by ICC President Sharad Pawar, that he will not seek renewal of his term of office that expires on June 30, 2012, ICC said in a statement. Lorgat...