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Cricket gets social life, as ICC ties up with Facebook

Post-match recaps will be carried throughout the rest of the world as well. India would be hosting two major ICC events during this period – the 2021 World T20 and the 2023 World Cup. The ICC described the deal as “ground-breaking”.

Test that may not crown the best

World Test championship expected to re-energise five-day game but format doesn't guarantee best team will emerge the winner.


Test match special

With the two-year world championship cycle beginning on August 1, interest in the five-day game may peak.

Explained: What ICC's decision to suspend Zimbabwe means

As ICC chairman Shashank Manohar said at the conclusion of the Full Council in London on Thursday that the game’s governing body doesn’t take the decision to suspend a Member “lightly”, but sport must be kept free from “political interference”.

ICC approves concussion substitutes in international cricket

The rule has been included in the governing body's playing conditions and will be effective starting Aug. 1 when the Ashes series between England and Australia begins at Edgbaston.

Sri Lanka player suspended by ICC, charged with breach of anti-corruption code

Dilhara Lokuhettige, a former medium pacer who played nine ODIs and two Twenty20 Internationals for Sri Lanka, has been charged with three counts of breaching the ICC Anti-Corruption Code and given 14 days to respond.


ICC to join hands with Interpol to tackle corruption

The International Cricket Council (ICC) will work more closely with Interpol as part of ongoing efforts to combat corruption in the sport, the governing body said on Wednesday.

Manu Sawhney named as ICC Chief Executive

The International Cricket Council on Tuesday announced Manu Sawhney as the new Chief Executive Officer. He will formally take over from David Richardson after the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup in July.

Sri Lanka Cricket Corruption: ICC announces 15-day amnesty

The amnesty, which will run from 16-31 January, will apply to all participants under both the ICC and Sri Lankan Cricket Anti-Corruption codes.

ICC trying to trace alleged fixer Aneel Munawar's whereabouts, hires betting analysis company

Aneel Munawar was seen in a sting operation conducted by the Al Jazeera channel but the law enforcement agencies are yet to trace him.

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T20 World Cup trophies reach Kolkata

Kolkata, Feb 25 (ANI): The International Cricket Council (ICC) Twenty20 World Cup trophies reached Kolkata as part of its host city tour. During the event, cheerleaders and performers were seen dancing to hit Bollywood numbers in Kolkata. The 2016 Men’s tournament will be held from March 8-April 3, while the women's tournament will begin on March 15. This is the first time India will host the event.