ICC chief happy with 'sporting' World Cup pitches

2019-06-30 13:41

ICC chief executive David Richardson said he is happy with the World Cup's "sporting pitches", insisting they have provided good balance between bat and ball.

ICC supports decision to cancel NZ v Bangladesh Test

2019-03-15 08:51

The ICC has backed the decision to cancel the third Test between New Zealand and Bangladesh after Friday's mosque attacks in Christchurch.

Dave Richardson to step down as ICC boss

2018-07-03 14:57

Former Proteas wicketkeeper Dave Richardson has announced that he will stepping down as Chief Executive of the ICC.

ICC congratulates AB on outstanding career

2018-05-24 11:35

The International Cricket Council has congratulated former Proteas captain AB de Villiers for an outstanding 14-year international career.

Richardson puts positive spin to Olympic slot

2017-03-30 14:11

The time is right for cricket to bid to become an Olympic sport with the 2024 Games being eyed as a strong possibility, ICC boss David Richardson has said.

ICC: Faf's ball-tampering was 'pretty obvious'

2016-11-23 18:03

Former Protea wicketkeeper and ICC CEO Dave Richardson said the governing body had to draw the line over Faf du Plessis' mintgate controversy.

ICC could include more sides at next WT20

2016-04-05 22:47

ICC CEO Dave Richardson has hinted that the next World T20, taking place in Australia in 2020, could have more Associate sides involved.

ICC’s Richardson backs Newlands strip

2016-01-05 14:45

The Newlands pitch has produced a runs-fest thus far in the SA v England Test, but earned the nod from ICC head Dave Richardson.

ICC to explore Olympic inclusion for cricket

2015-11-22 22:45

The ICC have confirmed they will explore ways to remove hurdles for the sport's inclusion at the Summer Games.

Cricket set for the Olympics?

2015-10-19 15:02

The ICC will explore the prospect of cricket's inclusion in the Summer Olympics during a meeting next month.


ICC defends Cricket World Cup reserve day policy

2019-06-12 10:56

Outgoing ICC chief executive Dave Richardson insisted that having reserve days for every match of the Cricket World Cup would be complex.

ICC confirms new CEO to replace Dave Richardson

2019-01-15 13:55

The International Cricket Council has named Manu Sawhney its new chief executive officer to replace former South African cricketer, David Richardson.

Cricket has billion-plus fans, survey finds

2018-06-27 11:28

The SWC may be attracting viewers across the planet but cricket has a huge audience too, with a fanbase of more than a billion people.

ICC aims for tougher ball-tampering sanctions

2018-04-26 19:41

The ICC's Dave Richardson says red and yellow cards would be among the measures considered as it seeks to bring back a "culture of respect" to the game.

ICC keen on expansion on top-level cricket

2016-12-16 09:51

International Cricket Council chief executive Dave Richardson says the ICC wants to expand on its 10 full members sooner rather than later.

ICC backs England decision to tour Bangladesh

2016-08-27 19:05

International Cricket Council chief executive David Richardson has welcomed England's decision to go ahead with their tour of Bangladesh.

ICC seeks uniform decision review system

2016-01-05 21:27

The ICC has commissioned one of the world's leading technology institutes in an effort to achieve a uniform decision review system.

Day-night fixture will help promote Tests

2015-11-26 20:36

A top official of cricket's governing body believes the first-ever day-night Test in Australia will help promote the game.

ICC "not too suspicious" of Sharjah match

2015-11-22 20:22

ICC chief executive David Richardson said he was not worried about press reports of a potentially fixed ODI between Pakistan and England.

New rule changes hit cricket

2015-06-27 08:18

Rule changes affecting ODI and Twenty20 cricket matches will take effect in July, the ICC have decided.

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