Giles Clarke      

Full name Charles Giles Clarke

Born May 29, 1953, Bristol

Current age 63 years 87 days

Education Rugby; Oriel College, Oxford

Charles Giles Clarke
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In 2007 Giles Clarke became David Morgan's successor as chairman of the England and Wales Cricket Board, after defeating the former Surrey chairman and ECB deputy, Michael Soper, in a election that had to go to a second ballot after the first poll was tied at nine votes each. In 2012 he earned re-election for a third term which will keep him in the role until at least 2015.

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Timeline
    • 2002-2007: Clarke is appointed chairman of Somerset CCC

    • 2004: Appointed chairman of ECB's Marketing Advisory Committee in 2004, leading the ECB's broadcast rights negotiations in 2004, 2008 and 2012

    • December 2004: The ECB announce new broadcast deal worth around £220m (an increase of 10% on the previous deal) covering the period 2006-2009 and ensuring exclusive live coverage for BskyB of all home domestic and international cricket. The deal also ended the age where English cricket had been available on free-to-view on television stretching back, with one or two breaks, to 1938

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Jun 30, 2016

ECB's Giles Clarke looks on in the company of Tom Harrison, Edinburgh, June 30, 2016

ECB's Giles Clarke looks on in the company of Tom Harrison

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Jul 25, 2015

Giles Clarke speaks with Cricket Ireland chairman Ross McCollum during the first semi-final, Hong Kong v Scotland, World T20 Qualifier, 1st semi-final, Malahide, July 25, 2015

Giles Clarke speaks with Cricket Ireland chairman Ross McCollum during the first semi-final

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Dec 4, 2013

Giles Clarke talks to Geoff Miller and Hugh Morris, Adelaide, December 4, 2013

Giles Clarke talks to Geoff Miller and Hugh Morris

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Notes

Awarded the CBE in December 2011

Country Fixtures Country Results
Durham v Warwickshire at Chester-le-Street - Aug 23-26
Durham 207 Warwickshire 83/2 (31 ov)
Glamorgan v Sussex at Cardiff - Aug 23-26
Glamorgan 252 Sussex 152/1 (54.3 ov)
Gloucs v Kent at Bristol - Aug 23-26
Gloucs 221 Kent 45/2 (20 ov)
Leics v Essex at Leicester - Aug 23-26
Leics 238 Essex 68/4 (27 ov)
Somerset v Hampshire at Taunton - Aug 23-26
Hampshire 338 (119.5 ov)
Surrey v Lancashire at The Oval - Aug 23-26
Lancashire 287 Surrey 119/0 (33.1 ov)
Worcs v Northants at Worcester - Aug 23-26
Northants 430/8 (116.5 ov)
Yorkshire v Notts at Scarborough - Aug 23-26
Yorkshire 282 Notts 79/6 (30.4 ov)
1st ODI: England v Pakistan at Southampton
Aug 24, 2016 (14:00 local | 13:00 GMT | 09:00 EDT | 08:00 CDT | 06:00 PDT)
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