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newscricket6 months ago

ICC Women's CWC 2022 | India to face Pakistan in their Women's World Cup 2022 opener

The complete fixture list and schedule of the ICC Women’s Cricket World Cup 2022 was unveiled by the ICC on Wednesday, December 15. Hosts New Zealand will take on West Indies in the opening fixture in Tauranga on March 4, while India will begin their campaign against Pakistan two days later.
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newscricket7 months ago

Scrapping of CWC Super League was disappointing for all Associate countries, says Netherlands coach Ryan Campbell

Netherlands coach Ryan Campbell has criticised ICC's decision to scrap the Cricket World Cup Super League, which he feels may hurt the game's growth among Associate nations. The ICC had announced last week that the 13-team ODI Super League will be scrapped after the 2023 World Cup in India.
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newscricket7 months ago

We're comfortable and confident that Champions Trophy 2025 will go ahead in Pakistan, says ICC chair Greg Barclay

ICC chair Greg Barclay is confident that the Champions Trophy 2025 will go ahead as planned in Pakistan. The PCB was awarded hosting rights for the tournament last week, which will be the first time the country will be host to an ICC event since the 1996 ODI World Cup in the subcontinent.
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newscricket7 months ago

USA co-hosts for 2024 T20 WC, Pakistan to stage 2025 Champions Trophy

The ICC has confirmed hosts for eight global tournaments to be played between 2024 and 2031. USA will co-host the T20 World Cup 2024 alongside West Indies, while the Champions Trophy 2025 will be played in Pakistan - their first global event as host since the 1996 World Cup in the subcontinent.
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newscricket8 months ago

T20 World Cup 2021 | Glad to hear that India took a knee to support Black Lives Matter, says Michael Holding

Michael Holding, who has been one of the leading faces of the Black Lives Matter (BLM) movement, was pleased to know that the India cricket team joined the act during the T20 World Cup 2021. The team took a knee before the first ball of the Super 12s clash against Pakistan in Dubai on Sunday.
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newscricket9 months ago

Afraid if India stops funding ICC, then PCB might collapse, says Ramiz Raja

Pakistan Cricket Board chairman Ramiz Raja has said that if the BCCI stops funding the ICC, then the PCB might collapse as PCB doesn’t fund to the international governing body. Raja also revealed of a a blank cheque offer for the PCB, if Pakistan manage to beat India in T20 World Cup on October 24.
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newscricket9 months ago

Marlon Samuels charged under ICC Anti-Corruption Code

West Indies batsman Marlon Samuels has been charged by the ICC's anti-corruption unit for having breached four counts of Emirates Cricket Board's (ECB) anti-corruption code during the T10 league. The 40-year-old has been given 14 days to respond to the charges, beginning September 21.
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newscricketa year ago

Can’t quite work out how a five-match Ashes series would equal two India-Bangladesh Tests, questions Stuart Broad

England pacer Stuart Broad has questioned the point system for the World Test Championship, adding that a lot of work has to be done for improving it. He also insisted that he couldn’t quite work out how a five-match Ashes series would fetch the same points as India playing Bangladesh in two Tests.
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newscricketa year ago

ICC send CEO Manu Sawhney on leave following damning findings in internal review

Manu Sawhney, the CEO of the International Cricket Council (ICC), has been ‘sent on leave’ after an internal investigation allegedly found that he displayed abrasive behaviour towards multiple staff. Sawhney was appointed to the position in January 2019, where he replaced David Richardson.
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newscricketa year ago

IPL will be a key factor in learning the protocols to follow in the T20 World Cup, reveals Manu Sawhney

International Cricket Council's (ICC) chief executive, Manu Sawhney has revealed that they will be closely following the IPL as it will be a key factor to stage the T20 World Cup later this year in India. He added that it will be an enormous challenge to stage a World Cup in COVID times.
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