International Cricket Council

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The ICC must stand with Afghan women – or it stands for nothing | Emma John
A sporting boycott of Afghanistan is the last thing that devastated country needs but the Taliban’s outright ban on women’s sport couldn’t be a clearer breach of the ICC’s stated values

Emma John

10, Sep, 2021 @5:30 PM

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‘Form of my life still to come’: Joe Root reaches No 1 but insists he can improve
Joe Root has said his focus will not change after becoming the No 1 batsman in the world as England prepare for the fourth Test against India

Simon Burnton

01, Sep, 2021 @2:37 PM

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ICC will push for cricket’s inclusion in 2028 Los Angeles Olympic Games
It has been 121 years since cricket featured at the Olympics but there is a renewed push for the sport to be reinstated

Simon Burnton

10, Aug, 2021 @8:30 AM

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India v New Zealand: how the World Test Championship finalists shape up
Sharply contrasting cricketing nations, New Zealand and India, meet on Friday with a $1.6m bonanza for the winners of the World Test Championship – but the real prize on offer is glory

Tim de Lisle

16, Jun, 2021 @11:17 AM

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World Test Championship is hard to love but final deserves more than a washout
In spite of everything, final will feature the two best teams – New Zealand and India – and some of the modern game’s greats

Jonathan Liew

15, Jun, 2021 @7:00 AM

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World Test Championship a ‘real step forward’ for cricket, says ICC
The new scoring system, introduced because of the pandemic, has improved the competition, says the ICC’s interim chief executive

Andy Bull

14, Jun, 2021 @1:40 PM

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Indian captain says alleged racial abuse from Sydney cricket fans 'not acceptable at all'
Ajinkya Rahane is satisfied authorities are taking action but says the team is upset and such abuse ‘should not happen anywhere’

Australian Associated Press and Amrit Dhillon

11, Jan, 2021 @10:49 AM

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Why is the ICC not giving its World Test Championship the chance to shine? | Andy Bull
It is bizarre for the ICC chairman to say cricket needs to go back to the drawing board before the first final has been played

Andy Bull

03, Dec, 2020 @8:00 AM

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New ICC chair questions future of World Test Championship
The continuation of the World Test Championship beyond the final next year appears to be in doubt after Greg Barclay, the new chair of the International Cricket Council, questioned whether the competition is fit for purpose

Ali Martin and PA Media

30, Nov, 2020 @10:50 AM

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Colin Graves ends bid to become next ICC chairman due to lack of support
The former ECB chair Colin Graves has been thwarted in his bid to become the next chair of the International Cricket Council after failing to attract enough support

Ali Martin

19, Oct, 2020 @7:45 PM

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Women's Cricket World Cup pushed back to 2022 because of Covid-19
Qualifying for the 50-over tournament has not been completed and the ICC was concerned about teams having enough time to prepare

Ali Martin

07, Aug, 2020 @5:08 PM

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Men's T20 World Cup postponed to 2021 as reshuffle opens up IPL window
The IPL may now fill the gap caused by confirmation that the men’s T20 World Cup scheduled for October in Australia is one of a host of changes to the cricket calendar

Ali Martin

20, Jul, 2020 @3:30 PM

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