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David Collier      

Full name David G. Collier

Born April 22, 1955, Leicester

Current age 62 years 68 days

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David G. Collier
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An ambitious man with a background in cricket management, David Collier became only the second chief executive of the ECB when he was appointed in October 2004. It was a role he held until 2014, when he announced he was leaving the position. There had been much to savour in English cricket during his time in charge - four Ashes series wins, the World T20 success, strong finances in the game, and the development of the women's and disability game - but also much that raised questions. The loss of cricket on free-to-air TV was an on-going theme throughout Collier's ECB career, while his image was tarnished by the deal with Allen Stanford in 2008. His relationship with the counties, where he rose from, was not always easy, either.

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May 9, 2013

David Collier, May 9, 2013

David Collier

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Aug 16, 2012

Andrew Strauss was presented with mementos of his 100th Test by David Collier and Giles Clarke , England v South Africa, 3rd Investec Test, Lord's, 1st day, August 16, 2012

Andrew Strauss was presented with mementos of his 100th Test by David Collier and Giles Clarke

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Jan 27, 2012

ECB chief executive David Collier, January 27, 2012

ECB chief executive David Collier

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Awarded the OBE in December 2014

Country Fixtures Country Results
Durham v Worcs at Chester-le-Street - Jun 26-29
Match drawn
Essex v Middlesex at Chelmsford - Jun 26-29
Middlesex 246 & 158/3 (62 ov) Essex 542/3d
Glamorgan v Derbyshire at Cardiff - Jun 26-29
Derbyshire 288 & 160 Glamorgan 237 & 119/7 (57.2 ov, target 212)
Hampshire v Somerset at Southampton - Jun 26-29
Hampshire 211/9d & 96/5 (39 ov) Somerset 147
Northants v Leics at Northampton - Jun 26-29
Northants 261 & 289/7d Leics 157 & 219/3 (64.3 ov, target 394)
Notts v Kent at Nottingham - Jun 26-29
Kent 180 & 265/9 (92.2 ov) Notts 371
Sussex v Gloucs at Hove - Jun 26-29
Sussex 358/9d & 142/1d Gloucs 150/1d & 69/4 (29.4 ov, target 351)
Yorkshire v Surrey at Leeds - Jun 26-29
Match drawn
Eng Lions v South Africa at Worcester - Jun 29-Jul 1
South Africa 58/1 (20 ov)
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