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ICC T20 World Cup 2020 likely to be Faf du Plessis’ final global event

The International Cricket Council (ICC) has renamed the ICC World T20 as the ICC T20 World Cup. This means next editions of the events in 2020 in Australia will be known as the ICC Women’s T20 World Cup 2020 and the...

Ireland and Afghanistan awarded Test status and full membership in ICC

Afghanistan and Ireland were today confirmed as Full Members of the International Cricket Council (ICC) after a unanimous vote at the ICC Full Council meeting at the Oval. Both will now be eligible to play Test cricket following a...

India remain unbeaten in Test cricket in 2016; continue to lead ICC team rankings

India have ended 2016 as the number-one ranked Test side on the ICC Test Team Rankings after registering a 4-0 victory over England in the five-match series which culminated with an innings and 75 runs win for the home...

ICC Women’s World Cup 2017 qualifiers: Everything you need to know

Qualification for the ICC Women’s World Cup 2017 hots up this week, with host England among the teams looking to secure the three remaining automatic qualification spots in the ending stages of the ICC Women’s Championship starting Thursday. Australia has...

ICC welcomes CSA’s decision of banning four cricketers

By ICC Media Release The International Cricket Council (ICC) recently welcomed the findings of a Cricket South Africa (CSA) investigation that has seen four players banned for between seven and twelve years for breaching its Anti-Corruption Code for Personnel. The investigation,...

Ireland to play West Indies at home

By ICC Media Release Ireland’s growing fixture list has been given another boost with the news that the West Indies will be travelling to Ireland in September 2017 to play a One-Day International. The West Indies are touring England next...

Japan women cricketers taking rapid strides

By ICC Media Release Japan’s women’s cricket team are heading to Samoa in high spirits for the 2016 ICC Women’s Cricket World Cup Qualifier – East Asia-Pacific, with the goal of going one better than their second place finish two...

Outcomes from ICC annual conference at Edinburgh

By ICC Media release The 2016 ICC Annual Conference concluded earlier this month in Edinburgh with the ICC, IDI and IBC Board meetings, which were held under the chairmanship of Shashank Manohar. Among the discussions held, decisions made and reports received...

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Battle of nerves: A preview of India’s 13-Test home series

By Atish Home Chowdhury After India’s thumping performance at the Caribbean Islands, cricket has once again reached its ultimate destination, India. BCCI’s recent announcement of...

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