ICC U19 CRICKET WORLD CUP 2018 SCHEDULE ANNOUNCED

Defending champion West Indies will open its campaign against host New Zealand in next year’s ICC Under 19 Cricket World Cup, the schedule for which was announced on Thursday. The West Indies will play the inaugural Group A day-night fixture at Bay Oval in Tauranga on the opening day of the event which runs from…

RECORD-BREAKING GLOBAL REACH OF WOMEN’S CRICKET WORLD CUP

More than 180 million people around the world are estimated to have watched this summer’s ICC Women’s World Cup and there was an almost 300% increase in viewing hours* in comparison to the last edition in 2013. There was significant growth in audiences in all territories, but particularly impressive was an eight-fold increase in viewing…

TAMSIN BEAUMONT NAMED ICC WOMEN’S WORLD CUP PLAYER OF THE TOURNAMENT

Post-match audios, photographs from the England versus India final and post-match video interviews to be available at the Online Media Zone Tamsin Beaumont was named player of the ICC Women’s World Cup after England won its fourth title at Lord’s on Sunday. The opener, who was playing in her maiden world cup, scored 23 in…

SHRUBSOLE BOWLS ENGLAND TO FOURTH ICC WORLD CUP TITLE

Anya Shrubsole’s Lord’s dream became the perfect fairytale after registering the best figures ever in an ICC Women’s World Cup final to help England to a thrilling nine-run victory over India on Sunday. The fast bowler finished with impressive figures six for 46, including five for 11 late in the innings as India lost its…

RECORD-BREAKING ICC WOMEN’S WORLD CUP TO END WITH CAPACITY FINAL

An International Cricket Council (ICC) summer of success comes to a record-breaking finale this weekend with a sell-out ICC Women’s World Cup final at Lord’s Cricket Ground. It will be the biggest crowd ever to attend an ICC Women’s World match which is fitting for a tournament that has shattered records on and off the…

ICC NAMES UNCHANGED ELITE PANEL FOR 2017-18 SEASON

The International Cricket Council (ICC) today named an unchanged Emirates Elite Panel of ICC Umpires for the 2017-18 season, following the annual review and selection process. The decision was made by. the ICC Umpires Selection Panel consisting of Chairman and ICC General Manager – Cricket, Geoff Allardice, ICC Chief Match Referee Ranjan Madugalle, ex-England player,…

AUSTRALIA AND INDIA WIN SECOND GAMES IN ICC WOMEN’S WORLD CUP

Sri Lanka batter Chamari Athapaththu slammed an unbeaten 178, the second highest score in ICC Women’s World Cup history, but it was not enough as Australia won by eight wickets in Bristol. Meg Lanning guided the defending champion over the line with an unbeaten 152 as Australia reached its target in 43.5 overs for a…

ICC ANNOUNCES DETAILS OF ENHANCED PRIZE MONEY

· Winning team to take home cheque of $660,000; runner-up to get $330,000 · ICC confirms details of comprehensive editorial coverage of the women’s pinnacle event The eight top teams of the world will be vying for a winner’s prize of $ 660,000 in the ICC Women’s World Cup 2017, which will be held in…

MATCH OFFICIALS ANNOUNCED FOR ICC WOMEN’S WORLD CUP 2017

The International Cricket Council today announced the umpire and match referee appointments for the ICC Women’s World Cup 2017, which will be staged in the United Kingdom from 24 June to 23 July. Australia will defend the title, while other teams to feature in the 30-day tournament include host England, India, New Zealand, Pakistan, South…

MURALIDARAN FORMALLY INDUCTED INTO ICC CRICKET HALL OF FAME

The most successful bowler in Tests and One Day Internationals, Muttiah Muralidaran, was today formally inducted into the ICC Cricket Hall of Fame by ICC Chief Executive David Richardson during the innings break of the India versus Sri Lanka ICC Champions Trophy match at The Oval. The retired Sri Lanka spin great was awarded the…

ICC UNVEILS TECHNOLOGIES AND INNOVATIONS IN PARTNERSHIP WITH INTEL

The International Cricket Council (ICC) today launched a series of technological innovations in partnership with Intel to be launched during the Champions Trophy getting underway in the UK on 1 June. With the focus firmly on enhancing the tournament experience for fans, players, media and broadcasters, the innovations will use data, analytics and visualisation and…