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India, host, 2021 T20 World Cup, 2022 edition, Australia, ICC

India to host 2021 T20 World Cup, 2022 edition in Australia : ICC

08 August, 2020 8:16 pm 8:16 pm

DUBAI (Reuters) – India will remain hosts of the 2021 Twenty20 World Cup while Australia will host this year’s postponed tournament in 2022, the sport’s governing International Cricket Council (ICC) said on Friday. The ICC also confirmed the women’s 50-over World Cup that was scheduled to be held in New Zealand in February-March next year … Read More

ICC, postpones, Men’s T20 World Cup, COVID-19, pandemic

ICC postpones Men’s T20 World Cup due to COVID-19 pandemic

07 July, 2020 8:20 pm 8:20 pm

DUBAI (92 News) – The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Monday confirmed the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup in Australia 2020 has been postponed due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, said a press release. At today’s meeting of the IBC Board (the commercial subsidiary of the ICC), windows for the next three ICC men’s events … Read More

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Career highs for Holder and Stokes as ICC releases new Test Rankings

07 July, 2020 12:54 pm 12:54 pm

DUBAI (ICC) – Jason Holder and Ben Stokes make career-high gains in the latest MRF Tyres ICC Men’s Test Player Rankings, following the conclusion of the first England v West Indies Test. Captain Jason Holder has attained the highest points tally by any West Indies bowler in 20 years, reaching a career-best second place in … Read More

Imran Khwaja, appointed, ICC, acting chairman

Imran Khwaja appointed as ICC acting chairman

07 July, 2020 8:14 pm 8:14 pm

DUBAI (92 News) – After the step down of ICC Chairman Shashank Manohar, the ICC Board met on Wednesday and agreed that Deputy Chairman Imran Khwaja will assume the responsibilities of the chairperson until a successor is elected. According to a press release issued by the ICC, the process for the chairperson election is expected … Read More

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Trump authorizes sanctions over ICC Afghanistan war crimes case

06 June, 2020 9:13 am 9:13 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump authorized US economic and travel sanctions against International Criminal Court employees involved in an investigation into whether American forces committed war crimes in Afghanistan. In announcing the president’s executive order, Trump administration officials said the Hague-based tribunal threatens to infringe on US national sovereignty and accused Russia of manipulating … Read More

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Trump authorizes sanctions over ICC Afghanistan war crimes case

06 June, 2020 4:33 pm 4:33 pm

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump on Thursday issued an executive order authorizing US sanctions against International Criminal Court employees involved in an investigation into whether American forces committed war crimes in Afghanistan. A senior Trump administration official, without providing details, said the investigation is “being pushed forward by an organization of dubious integrity” – … Read More

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ICC discussing COVID-19 substitutes for Test matches, says ECB official

06 June, 2020 9:02 am 9:02 am

LONDON (Reuters) – The International Cricket Council (ICC) is discussing the possibility of introducing substitutes if a player tests positive for COVID-19 during a Test match, England and Wales Cricket Board director of special projects Steve Elworthy said. Last year, the ICC approved “like for like” substitutes across all formats of international cricket to replace … Read More

England, want, ICC, allow, coronavirus, substitutes

England want ICC to allow coronavirus substitutes

05 May, 2020 2:48 pm 2:48 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – The England and Wales Cricket Board is in talks with the International Cricket Council (ICC) about allowing coronavirus player substitutions in its upcoming planned test series against West Indies and Pakistan, an ECB official said. ECB director of events Steve Elworthy was quoted in British media on Friday saying he hoped an … Read More

ICC defers T20 World Cup discussion, English domestic season delayed

05 May, 2020 9:21 am 9:21 am

LONDON (Reuters) – The suspense over the fate of this year’s Twenty20 World Cup in Australia continued after the International Cricket Council (ICC) deferred all discussions to its next board meeting on June 10. The governing body is continuing preparations for the tournament, currently scheduled to begin on Oct. 18, although speculation is mounting about … Read More

Bowlers, require minimum, two months, preparation, play tests, ICC

Bowlers require minimum two months’ preparation to play tests –...

05 May, 2020 11:56 am 11:56 am

DUBAI (Reuters) – Bowlers looking at resuming test cricket after the novel coronavirus lockdown will require two to three months of preparation to avoid injuring themselves, the International Cricket Council (ICC) has said. Cricket, like other global sports, has been suspended since March due to the COVID-19 pandemic but some countries are plotting guidelines for … Read More

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ICC pays tribute to Sarfaraz Ahmed on his 33rd birthday

05 May, 2020 3:32 pm 3:32 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – The International Cricket Council (ICC) has paid a tribute to former Pakistan captain Sarfaraz Ahmed on his 33rd birthday. The sport’s governing body shared the highlights of Sarfaraz’s crucial half-century against Sri Lanka in the 2017 edition of Champions Trophy as he led Pakistan to their maiden title. Happy birthday, @SarfarazA_54 … Read More

Saleem Malik apologises to fans for match-fixing in 90s

04 April, 2020 5:44 pm 5:44 pm

KARACHI (92 News) – Former Pakistan batsman Saleem Malik – who was banned for match-fixing in 90s – has apologised to cricket fans after 19 years and has asked to be reinstated back into the cricketing fold. “I want to apologise to all fans of cricket if my actions have hurt them,” Saleem Malik said … Read More

ICC postpones World Cup qualifiers due to coronavirus

03 March, 2020 9:07 pm 9:07 pm

MUMBAI (Reuters) – The International Cricket Council (ICC) said on Thursday that all qualifying events for the 2021 Twenty20 World Cup and 50-overs version in 2023 that were scheduled to be held before June 30 have been postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic. The flu-like virus has infected more than 470,800 people around the world … Read More

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Pakistan out of ICC women’s T20 World Cup after defeat form South Africa

03 March, 2020 2:30 pm 2:30 pm

SYDNEY (AFP) – Pakistani team has been ruled out from ICC women’s T20 World Cup after defeat form South Africa on Sunday. Laura Wolvaardt smacked a crucial 53 as South Africa whipped Pakistan to keep their unbeaten streak intact and join India in the women’s T20 World Cup semi-finals. Proteas captain Dane van Niekerk won … Read More

England, score, 42-run, win, Pakistan, ICC, Women T20, World Cup

England score 42-run win over Pakistan in ICC Women’s T20 World Cup

02 February, 2020 5:23 pm 5:23 pm

CANBERRA, Australia – England spin twins Sarah Glenn and Sophie Ecclestone inspired England to a 42-run win over Pakistan as their semi-final bid strengthened at the ICC Women’s T20 World Cup 2020. Heather Knight (62) and Nat Sciver (36) continued their fine form as England posted 158/7, enough to seal back-to-back wins and close the … Read More