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ICC statement on penalties imposed during the second Test
ICC statement on penalties imposed during the second Test

The International Cricket Council (ICC) has today responded to a number of concerns from the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) regarding penalties imposed by ICC match referee, Mike Denness, during the second Test in South Africa

Results of ICC Board meeting
Results of ICC Board meeting

The ICC Board met in Dubai on Tuesday and Wednesday

Yousuf back in top 10 in LG ICC Player Rankings
Yousuf back in top 10 in LG ICC Player Rankings

Pakistan batting legend Mohammad Yousuf has stormed back into the top 10 of the LG ICC Player Rankings for ODI batsmen after showing outstanding form in the just-concluded ODI series against South Africa

ICC Board meets this week in Dubai
ICC Board meets this week in Dubai

The ICC Board will meet in Dubai on Tuesday and Wednesday, 30 and 31 October

ICC announces umpire and referee appointments for upcoming Test and ODI series
ICC announces umpire and referee appointments for upcoming Test and ODI series

The ICC today announced details of umpire and match referee appointments for upcoming Test and ODI series in India, Australia, Zimbabwe, South Africa and Sri Lanka

Bermuda's Lionel Cann banned after ICC Code of Conduct breach
Bermuda's Lionel Cann banned after ICC Code of Conduct breach

Bermuda's Lionel Cann has been banned for two ODIs after being found guilty of breaching the ICC Code of Conduct during his team's three-wicket defeat to Kenya in Nairobi on Saturday

Aleem Dar becomes 10th umpire to stand in 100 ODIs
Aleem Dar becomes 10th umpire to stand in 100 ODIs

Aleem Dar became the 10th umpire to stand in 100 ODIs when he officiated in the Australia - India match in Mumbai last Wednesday

Pakistan fined for slow over-rate
Pakistan fined for slow over-rate

The Pakistan team has been fined for maintaining a slow over-rate during its 25-run victory against South Africa during the second ODI against South Africa in Lahore on Saturday

ICC announces Requests For Proposals in two key commercial areas
ICC announces Requests For Proposals in two key commercial areas

The ICC has announced it is seeking requests for proposals (RFPs) in two key commercial areas

Speed urges Members to be true to zero tolerance approach to racism
Speed urges Members to be true to zero tolerance approach to racism

ICC Chief Executive Officer Malcolm Speed has urged Members to be true to the zero tolerance approach to racism contained in the ICC's Anti-Racism Code

Speed writes to BCCI and PCB over racism reports
Speed writes to BCCI and PCB over racism reports

ICC Chief Executive Officer Malcolm Speed today confirmed he has written to both the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) and the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) asking for their comments on reports of racism during matches this week

Salman Butt fined 50 per cent of match fee for ICC Code of Conduct breach
Salman Butt fined 50 per cent of match fee for ICC Code of Conduct breach

Pakistan player Salman Butt has been fined 50 per cent of his match fee for breaching the ICC Code of Conduct during his side's second Test against South Africa

Statement following the conclusion of Darrell's Hair race discrimination case
Statement following the conclusion of Darrell's Hair race discrimination case

The following statement was read to the Central London Employment Tribunal on Tuesday

Clarification to free-hit regulation in ODIs
Clarification to free-hit regulation in ODIs

The free hit in ODIs applies to all foot fault no balls and not just front foot no balls, the ICC today confirmed

ODI playing conditions changes take effect from start of India - Australia series
ODI playing conditions changes take effect from start of India - Australia series

Changes to the playing conditions for ODI cricket take effect from today (Saturday 29 September), the ICC has confirmed.

ICC announces umpire and referee appointments for upcoming Test and ODI series
ICC announces umpire and referee appointments for upcoming Test and ODI series

The ICC today announced details of umpire and match referee appointments for upcoming Test and ODI series in Sri Lanka, Pakistan, India and Australia

Edwards fined 50 per cent of match fee for ICC Code of Conduct breach
Edwards fined 50 per cent of match fee for ICC Code of Conduct breach

West Indies player Fidel Edwards has been fined 50 per cent of his match fee for breaching the ICC Code of Conduct during his side's T20I match against South Africa

Results of ICC Chief Executives' Committee meeting in Johannesburg
Results of ICC Chief Executives' Committee meeting in Johannesburg

The ICC Chief Executives' Committee (CEC) met in Johannesburg on Monday 10 and Tuesday 11 September and the following were some of the results of the meeting

Ricky Ponting takes top honours at glittering ICC Awards night
Ricky Ponting takes top honours at glittering ICC Awards night

Australian captain Ricky Ponting was tonight named Player of the Year at the prestigious ICC Awards, held at a glittering ceremony in Johannesburg

Ricky Ponting wins Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy for ICC Cricketer of the Year
Ricky Ponting wins Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy for ICC Cricketer of the Year

Australia's Ricky Ponting was named ICC Cricketer of the Year for the second year running at the ICC Awards in Johannesburg tonight