Tag: ICC


Geoff Allardice take over as ICC head honcho

ICC appoints new CEO

The International Cricket Council (ICC) confirmed on November 21st that Geoff Allardice has been appointed as the organization’s permanent Chief Executive Officer (CEO) after more than eight months in the role on an interim basis. The ‘ICC’ stated that Allardice, a former first-class... » Read more


US to host ICC Men’s T20 World Cup in 2024

ICC cricket tournaments announced

The host nations for every major International Cricket Council (ICC) men’s limited overs event between 2024 and 2031 have been confirmed. The ‘ICC’ stated that in June 2024, the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup will go somewhere it has never been before, with USA hosting the event alongside the West... » Read more


Fans on a rampage at Afg-Pak cricket fixture

Crowd chaos in Dubai during cricket match

Afghanistan T20 international team skipper Mohammad Nabi pleaded for T20 World Cup calm on October 29th after thousands of ticketless fans tried to storm the Dubai International Cricket Stadium (UAE) for the high-profile clash against neighbors Pakistan. The ‘Times of India’ stated that all... » Read more


UAE lands ICC showcase as Delta drowns India

Twenty20 World Cup to be moved to the UAE

The venue for the International Cricket Council (ICC) Men’s T20 World Cup 2021 has been shifted to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Oman due to the deadly COVID-19 second wave in India (Delta variant) which has taken a huge toll on lives. The vaccination program is on in India to tame the... » Read more


WACA Ground as boutique venue

Australia WACA ground

The Western Australian Cricket Association (WACA) Ground in Australia which is all set to be reduced and repurposed into a boutique sporting venue will yet retain its flavor as an international cricket stadium that maintains the International Cricket Council (ICC) – the governing body for... » Read more


ECB hopes fans can grace IPL fixtures

IPL UAE update Aug 2020

The Emirates Cricket Board (ECB) is keeping fingers crossed on fans gracing Indian Premier League (IPL) matches at some point during the 2020 season. United Arab Emirates Cricket Board is the official governing body of the sport of cricket in United Arab Emirates (UAE). United Arab Emirates Cricket... » Read more


IPL may be held in UAE but with riders

Indian Premier League IPL in UAE

The Indian Premier League (IPL) will, in all likelihood, be held in the UAE during October and November. Of course, the same depends on the Government giving the go-ahead to the same and the International Cricket Council (ICC) announcing the postponement of the T20 World Cup scheduled to be held in... » Read more


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