Main points of ICC revamp

Courtesy: AFP

The International Cricket Council approved the controversial resolution to change its governance, competition and financial models. The main points are as follows:Image

New executive committee:

  • A five-man executive committee with permanent seats for India, England and Australia will be introduced.
  • The committee will make recommendations to the ICC board, which remains the decision-making body

India’s Srinivasan to chair ICC board:

  • N. Srinivasan, president of the Board of Control for Cricket in India, will become the ICC board chairman from July 2014

New financial model:

  • Full members gain greater financial recognition based on their contributions in terms of finance, their ICC history and on-field performances

Test Cricket Fund:

  • A Test Cricket Fund will be introduced to guarantee all 10 Test-playing nations will be in position to host a home series through to 2023

Future Tours Programme:

  • Members will strike binding, bilateral agreements “as a matter of urgency” with the aim of extending the programme until 2023

World Test Championship axed:

  • The Champions Trophy one-day tournament will continue in 2017 and 2021, replacing plans for a World Test Championship

Pathway to Test cricket:

  • The winner of the next ICC Intercontinental Cup will play-off against the bottom-ranked full member with the prize of gaining Test status. The existing full member will retain Test status.
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One thought on “Main points of ICC revamp

  1. Ruhul Amin February 8, 2014 at 12:03 pm Reply

    Nice One, bro….thank you..!!

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