China August 31, 2008

China to receive Bindra's help

The ICC has formalised the scope of IS Bindra's role as its principal advisor

The ICC has formalised the scope of IS Bindra's role as its principal advisor. Bindra, who began his two-year tenure in the newly-created post in July, will focus on "developing the game in China, implementing the ICC vision, assisting relations between the ICC and its members, and working with host members to ensure the success of ICC events.

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Will Luke is assistant editor of ESPNcricinfo

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  • testli5504537 on September 1, 2008, 15:09 GMT

    The Chinese tried to field a competitor in every event of the Beijeng Olympics to win a medal.Let's get a cricket presence at the 2012 Olympics and China willdevelop the game and field a Team of its own initiative, but the cricket world keeps using horses instead of engines to grow the game, hence 's petition.

  • testli5504537 on September 1, 2008, 4:24 GMT

    This is a good appointment for the Chinese, it definately shows there is vision for the game over there. I'm sure that he will help to establish the game in china, and hopefully its eventual growth into the mainstream of chinese sports. Who know maybe we will see them in a world cup in the not too distant future.

  • testli5504537 on August 31, 2008, 13:07 GMT

    His vast espierence will greatly help develop cricket in its infancy stage in a developing country.chinas vast population and its capabilty to put proper infrastructure will help promote game under the expertice of mr bindra.ICC can look forward to globalising the game of cricket with the capability and stature of mr bindra.His role in the game is unquestionable and is long standing image in the cricket arena is bound to provide china the right impetus in the near future. He will also have an added advantage of support from the various quarters in the cricket adminstation.Chinas recent sucess in the 2008 Olympics is bound to give great advantage in the role which mr bindra is expected to play. Best wishes to mr bindra in this endevour and one more indian provides his professional expertice in the international arena.

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