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Sangakkara, Dhoni differ on Umpire Review System

Umpire Mark Benson announcing a hurried retirement could be the first casualty of the new Decision Review System (DRS), which is creating more controversy with each passing day. On Sunday, the Sri Lankan skipper and his Indian counterpart too clashed ... Read More »

ICC discusses Pakistan’s FTP commitments

A task team of International Cricket Council discussed strategies and possible solutions to assist the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) in meeting its commitments under the Future Tours Programmes, an ICC statement said on Sunday. No team is ready to visit ... Read More »

United Nation praises ICC for social responsibility

United Nation have lavished praise on the ICC for its commitment towards social responsibility and said the cricket governing body’s effort to use the game to promote peace, development and understanding has been commendable. “The work of the ICC in ... Read More »

ICC suspends WADA’s whereabouts clause

The International Cricket Council has decided to “suspend” the ‘Whereabouts Clause’ of the World Anti-Doping Agency until the concerns of Indian players’ about it are resolved. “We need to find a solution to the practical problem India is having, which ... Read More »

WADA clause: Support for BCCI gets louder

The strong stand taken by the BCCI against WADA’s contentious ‘whereabouts’ clause has found a groundswell of support, with the cricket boards of six other Test-playing nations, including Cricket Australia, indicating to the ICC that they see merit in the ... Read More »

ICC to meet MCC on World Test Championship

The International Cricket Council has called a meeting with MCC, custodian of the game’s law, to discuss the possibility of hosting a World Test Championship, according to media reports. With dwindling crowd and early retirements among players signalling that the ... Read More »

What’s World Anti-Doping Agency?

The World Anti-Doping Agency was set up in 1999 with backing from International Olympic Committee to curb use of drugs in sport globally. ICC signed up in 2006; cricket can’t be part of events like Asian Games or Olympics without ... Read More »

Oz cricket columnist says Koertzen must retire now

Melbourne, July 20 (ANI): Australia’s premier cricket writer Robert Craddock has said that South African and ICC elite umpire Rudi Koertzen should be asked to retire immediately following several questionable decisions that he took in the ongoing second Ashes Test ... Read More »