user tracker image
newscricket7 months ago

BCCI not in favour of ICC tournament bid coming through formal Expression of Interest

After the ICC CEO Manu Sawhney proposed the idea of the ICC tournaments being allocated through the Expression of Interest (EoI), it has been learnt that the BCCI is not in favour of the idea. Pakistan and Sri Lanka, however, have shown interest in the process, much to the dismay of the Big Three.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricket10 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.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricketa year ago

Process of getting a new Chairman would conclude early December, states ICC

In an issue that has delayed beyond the usual, ICC has stated that the entire procedure of getting a new Chairman would only be concluded in early December, with October 18, the last date for nominations. In the absence of a chairman, Manohar’s deputy Imran Khawaja is working as acting chairman.
SportsCafe Desk
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.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricketa year ago

Reports | Nomination process for Shashank Manohar’s replacement sole agenda for ICC Board Meet

Ahead of the ICC Board meeting on Monday, reports have suggested that nomination process for former chairman Shashank Manohar would be the sole agenda for the meet. The entire process, irrespective of whether it is an election or unanimous selection would be staged over four weeks.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricketa year ago

Shashank Manohar provided excellent leadership ICC needed at a difficult time, feels Ehsan Mani

Ehsan Mani has stated that Shashank Manohar was excellent as the ICC Chairman and feels that the latter provided leadership to the global body as a very difficult juncture. The PCB Chairman has also added that Pakistan hasn’t suffered a major financial loss due to the Asia Cup cancellation.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricketa year ago

Manohar should evaluate damage on Indian cricket done during his time as ICC chairman, stresses Niranjan Shah

Former BCCI secretary Niranjan Shah has lashed out at the outgoing ICC chairman Shashank Manohar to assess the “kind of damage” he inflicted on Indian cricket during his office. Manohar, on Wednesday, stepped down as ICC chief after two consecutive terms in the office since November 2015.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricketa year ago

Shashank Manohar has hurt India’s finances and reduced India’s importance in world cricket, alleges N Srinivasan

After Shashank Manohar stepped down from his post at ICC on Wednesday, N Srinivasan has alleged that the outgoing chairman hurt India’s finances and reduced the country’s importance in world cricket. He also claimed that Shashank used his BCCI position to his vehicle for convenience.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricketa year ago

Shashank Manohar steps down as ICC Chairman

International Cricket Council Chairman (ICC) Shashank Manohar has stepped down from his position after two stints at the governing council. Manohar first took over the office in November 2015 after his predecessor N Srinivasan was removed as the ICC Chairman, a decision taken at the BCCI's 86th AGM.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricketa year ago

Reports | BCCI emerges as front-leader as boards agree to send Shashank Manohar off

As the situation turned dire with Shashank Manohar bringing a case against England and Wales Cricket Board, the ICC directors have agreed not to extend the Indian’s tenure further. A board director has further revealed that it is time India becomes the world leader once again for their resources.
SportsCafe Desk