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Dave Cameron A Worthy Candidate For ICC Chairman’s Position

It has recently emerged in the press that Mr. Whycliffe “Dave” Cameron, former President of Cricket West Indies (CWI), will be seeking nominations to serve as chairman of cricket’s world governing body, the International Cricket Council (ICC). We have always maintained that to fill any vacant job position; it should be the person with the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities […]


Cameron To Seek Nominations To Run For Chairmanship Of ICC

Former Cricket West Indies (CWI) president Dave Cameron has told Radio Jamaica Sports that he will be seeking nominations to run as chairman of cricket’s world governing body, the International Cricket Council (ICC). However, CWI is yet to receive an official request from Cameron seeking its support. A week ago, reports emerged that the United States Cricket Hall of Fame, […]


ICC Released List Of Best XI From Women’s T20 World Cup

The 2020 ICC Women’s T20 World Cup was the seventh Women’s T20 World Cup tournament organized by the ICC. It was held in Australia between February 21 and March 8, 2020. The final took place at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on International Women’s Day. The conclusion of this year’s tournament saw Australia winning the title for the fifth time. Over […]


West Indies Fined In First ODI Against India

West Indies have been fined for maintaining a slow over-rate against India in the first ODI match in Chennai on Sunday. David Boon of the Emirates ICC Elite Panel of Match Referees imposed the fine after Kieron Pollard’s side was ruled to be four overs short of its target after time allowances were taken into consideration. In accordance with Article […]


ICC Hits It Big With Facebook

The International Cricket Council (ICC) has struck a groundbreaking four-year partnership deal with Facebook, which will see the social media platform carrying match recaps, in-play key moments, and other match and feature content. The partnership will grant Facebook exclusive digital content rights for ICC global events in the Indian sub-continent and will also carry post-match recaps throughout the rest of […]


‘King’ Smith Returns To His Batting Throne

Steven Peter Devereux Smith, the 30-year-old Australian international cricketer and former captain of the Australian national team, is back at No.1 on the MRF Tyres ICC Test Rankings. India’s batting maestro captain Virat Kohli slipped to No.2, following his first-ball duck in the second of a two-match Test series played recently in the Caribbean. That said, India’s Test team romped […]


Philippines Exits The International Criminal Court (ICC)

The Philippines has officially withdrawn from the International Criminal Court (ICC), thus becoming the second country to withdraw after Burundi, which left in 2017. President Rodrigo Duterte announced the country was withdrawing from the court a year ago, but court rules require that withdrawal cannot take effect for at least 12 months. While the Philippines no longer recognizes the Rome […]

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Black Roses — Windies Women Cricketers

There is something magical about black roses, and it has occupied the minds of people for centuries. However, many have argued that black roses can only be found in a fairy tale world as what passes for black roses are either dyed, or they’re red roses with such a deep color that they can look like they’re black. Notwithstanding, black […]


Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte Seeks Exit From The ICC

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte is seeking to withdraw his country as a signatory of the International Criminal Court (ICC) and is urging other countries to do likewise. The President made his view clear while speaking at a cadet graduation ceremony at the Philippine Military Academy in northern Philippines. The President is rankled by ICC prosecutors opening of a preliminary examination […]


Fazeer Mohammed — Is Windies Getting Shafted By ICC?

The International Cricket Council (ICC) is not only responsible for the organization and governance of cricket’s major international tournaments, but also appoints the umpires and referees that officiate at all sanctioned Test matches. The organization was founded over a hundred years ago with England, Australia, and South Africa as its original member. However, today, its membership has grown to include […]