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newscricket8 months ago

Not sure if ICC Test Championship has achieved its intention, asserts Greg Barclay

ICC Chairman Greg Barclay has stated that the inaugural World Test Championship so far has ‘not achieved what it intended to’ and added that the pandemic has only exacerbated the shortcomings. Barclay further added that he is unsure if it "entirely fit the purpose" in the current ecosystem.
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newscricket8 months ago

Don’t subscribe to the Big Three concept; all members should be treated equally, affirms Greg Barclay

ICC’s newly appointed Chairman Greg Barclay has affirmed that he doesn’t subscribe to the concept of a Big ‘3’ and stated that all members should be treated equally. In terms of fixtures, he downplayed his representation in the media as an advocate for bilateral series stating that they are crucial.
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newscricket8 months ago

New Zealand’s Greg Barclay voted as the new chairman of ICC

New Zealand’s Greg Barclay has been elected as the new independent chairman of the International Cricket Council after two rounds of voting. Barclay was New Zealand Cricket’s representative to ICC and will step down from the position of NZC president to lead ICC in an independent capacity.
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featurecricket8 months ago

10-6 - The ideological deadlock

As with many decisions taken by the International Cricket Council lately, the election process to elect the next chairman is veering towards ludicrous. The process is unfounded, full of tragic logic that carries a sense of off-field bearing that is enough to leave you in doldrums.
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newscricket9 months ago

ICC chalks out three round of complex voting structure to elect new chairman

As the ICC's annual quarterly meetings began, it has emerged that the first round of voting process for the position of ICC Chairman has begun as well. While a simple majority would do, there has been a cut off of the number of votes needed to be cast to elect one of Greg Barclay and Imran Khwaja.
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newscricketa year ago

Would be healthier not to have next ICC chairman from big three boards, opines Ehsan Mani

PCB chief Ehsan Mani has demanded that the next ICC chairman shouldn't be from the big three boards, BCCI, CA and ECB for the better health of the game. Mani also asserted that the ICC needs to appoint independent directors given the conflict of interest, which wasn't there in the last 17 years.
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newscricket2 years ago

Reports | ICC set for a fourth shake-up in space of seven years

The International Cricket Council (ICC) is set for a fourth attempt to shake-up the way the game is governed in the space of seven years. It is understood that Cricket Australia chairman Earl Eddings has commissioned by the ICC chairman Shashank Manohar to lead a review of the board’s governance. 
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