ICC expresses sadness at death of DLS method founder Lewis

2020-04-02 12:29

The ICC has expressed its sadness at the death of Tony Lewis, who co-developed the Duckworth-Lewis-Stern system of calculating scores in rain-affected limited-overs matches.

ICC shuts down World Cup cricket qualifiers until July

2020-03-26 12:30

Cricket's governing body postponed a swathe of qualifiers for next year's Twenty20 World Cup and the 2023 50-over World Cup.

Smith back at No 1 in Test batting rankings

2020-02-26 12:44

Australia's Steve Smith is back on top in the Test batsmen rankings after India captain Virat Kohli could manage only 21 runs in his two innings.

Wanderers walloping gets worse as Proteas fined for slow over-rate

2020-02-22 14:00

The Proteas have been fined 20% of their match fee for maintaining a slow over-rate against Australia in the first Twenty20 International at the Wanderers.

Hafeez cleared to bowl again after ICC tests

2020-02-12 12:39

Pakistan all-rounder Mohammad Hafeez is free to bowl in ECB competitions this year after his bowling action passed an independent assessment.

Bashir to face ICC for war crimes as Sudan vows to hand over ousted autocrat

2020-02-11 17:37

Sudan has agreed to hand ousted autocrat Omar al-Bashir and others to the International Criminal Court for alleged war crimes in Darfur, a member of Khartoum's ruling body said on Tuesday.

India's Manohar to step down as ICC top dog - report

2019-12-10 12:57

India's Shashank Manohar has said he won't seek a third term as chairperson of the International Cricket Council.

Minnows chasing 'dream' in World T20 qualifiers marred by corruption charges

2019-10-17 15:47

Cricket's lesser lights are chasing a "dream" as qualifying for next year's T20 World Cup gets underway amidst allegations of corruption.

Cricket chiefs scrap controversial boundary Super Over rule

2019-10-15 12:05

Cricket chiefs have announced changes to the Super Over regulations, ending the use of boundary countback to decide knockout games.


Coronavirus | ICC board meets to discuss future events

2020-03-28 11:35

The ICC board met via teleconference on Friday to discuss the potential impact of coronavirus on the sport's forthcoming global events.

ICC's new Test Championship final in doubt due to coronavirus

2020-03-24 12:02

Cricket's new Test Championship final has been thrown into doubt because of the coronavirus outbreak.

Van Niekerk revved up for vital England clash

2020-02-22 14:16

Many captains would fear facing England in their ICC Women’s T20 World Cup 2020 opener, but Dane van Niekerk certainly isn’t one of them.

Darfuris rejoice as Sudan agrees to hand Bashir to ICC

2020-02-17 13:23

In Sudan's sprawling Camp Kalma, people who fled the Darfur conflict are overjoyed at a pledge by the country's new authorities to finally deliver ex-president Omar al-Bashir to the International Criminal Court.

2 SA umpires to stand in Women's T20 World Cup

2020-02-12 09:13

The International Cricket Council announced the match officials for the league phase of the ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020.

5 players charged by ICC after U19 World Cup final

2020-02-11 06:27

Three Bangladesh players and two of their Indian opponents have been charged by the ICC after unsavoury scenes following the U19 World Cup final.

Stokes makes case for Test cricket as debate rages over 5-day format

2020-01-09 06:45

Ben Stokes made an emphatic case for the unique drama of five-day Test cricket after inspiring England to victory at Newlands.

Namibia, Netherlands secure T20 World Cup spots

2019-10-30 07:00

Namibia will appear at the T20 World Cup for the first time, joining the Netherlands in qualifying for next year's tournament.

UAE captain among 3 cricketers charged with corruption

2019-10-16 16:52

Captain Mohammed Naveed is one of three United Arab Emirates cricketers who have been charged with corruption, the ICC says.

Zimbabwe readmitted as ICC member

2019-10-14 17:15

Zimbabwe was readmitted as an International Cricket Council member by cricket chiefs on Monday after a three-month suspension over political interference.

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