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…

ICC ANNOUNCES ASPALL AS OFFICIAL PARTNER FOR ICC CHAMPIONS TROPHY 2017

The International Cricket Council (ICC) today announced a new partnership with Aspall to become the Official Cider Partner for the ICC Champions Trophy 2017, which will be staged in the United Kingdom from 1-18 June. Aspall has been in the Cider-making business since 1728, but this is the first time it has partnered with cricket….

#CPL17 Sangakkara Believes It Is An Exciting Time For Cricket In USA

Sri Lanka legend Kumar Sangakkara believes that the Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) can grow from strength to strength when the Florida leg of matches takes place on the weekend of August 5 and 6. The Jamaica Tallawahs star, who helped the franchise lift last year’s title for the second time, believes that the Hero…

TICKETS FOR EIGHT ICC CHAMPIONS TROPHY MATCHES SOLD OUT

Over 15,000 tickets have been sold over the past one week for the ICC Champions Trophy 2017 to be held in England and Wales from 1-18 June. This means that eight out of the 15 fixtures are now sold out and that ticket sales at this stage has already exceeded those for the ICC Champions…

KINGFISHER APPOINTED OFFICIAL LAGER PARTNER FOR ICC CHAMPIONS TROPHY 2017

The International Cricket Council (ICC) today announced the appointment of Kingfisher as the Official Lager Partner for this summer’s ICC Champions Trophy to be held in England and Wales from 1-18 June. Kingfisher will be the exclusive lager supplier at the three iconic venues – Edgbaston, The Oval and Cardiff – where the event is…