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Cricket - 08 Feb 2005
Sportsbrand Media Group appoints Mark Semmence as Director of International Cricket and General Manager of Middle Eastern Region.
Cricket - 06 Oct 2004
At the ECB Management Board meeting today, it was confirmed that Sir Bill Morris OJ has been appointed as an independent non-executive director of the England and Wales Cricket Board.
Cricket - 01 Oct 2004
ICC CWC 2007 Inc is intensifying its operations and host venues are expected to do the same to meet deadlines for hosting the ICC Cricket World Cup in 2007. This was word from organizers at the Venue Summit III held in St Kitts today (September 29, 2004) at the East Caribbean Central Bank Conference Centre.
Cricket - 13 Sep 2004
England and Wales Cricket Board Chairman, David Morgan, today announced that from Friday 1 October 2004, until such time as the new Chief Executive takes up his position, Hugh Morris, ECB Performance Director, will act as ECB Chief Executive.
Cricket - 09 Sep 2004
The Professional Cricketers' Association (PCA) today responded to the England & Wales Cricket Board (ECB) announcement regarding the proposed tour to Zimbabwe. The PCA, which represents first class players in England and Wales, recognises the reasons behind the ECB's decision. However, while sympathetic and understanding of the ECB's position, the PCA has continued reservations about the circumstance surrounding the tour.
Cricket - 27 Aug 2004
At the closure of nominations for ECB Chairman yesterday, it emerged that David Morgan was the sole candidate nominated for the position*. Nominations were accepted from the period Thursday 12 August until Thursday 26 August.
Cricket - 23 Jul 2004
Experienced businessman Gary Hopkins has been appointed the Chief Executive Officer to lead a special development project for cricket in the USA, the ICC announced today.
Cricket - 24 Jun 2004
St John's, Antigua -All the directors of the West Indies Cricket Board Inc were returned unopposed at the Fifth Annual General Meeting of the company at the Guyana Pegasus, Georgetown, Guyana on Saturday 19 June.
Cricket - 15 Apr 2004
The International Cricket Council today launched the recruitment process for a national Chief Executive Officer for cricket in the USA.
Cricket - 22 Jan 2004
Leicestershire County Cricket Club today announced that David Wilson, Chairman of Wilson Bowden Plc has agreed to become the Club's first President under its new constitution.
Cricket - 21 Jan 2004
The International Cricket Council has launched its search for a Regional Development Manager for the East Asia-Pacific region.
Cricket - 10 Dec 2003
Matthew Kennedy will take over as the International Cricket Council’s Global Development Manager from January the ICC announced today.
Cricket - 01 Oct 2003
Businessman, Teddy Griffith has been elected President of the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) following an election held this morning during the Special Meeting of the Members of the West Indies Cricket Board at the Jolly Beach Resort, Antigua.
Cricket - 17 Sep 2003
ICC Chief Executive Officer Malcolm Speed will stay in charge of the sport’s governing body until at least July 2005 after accepting an offer by the ICC to extend his current contract.
Cricket - 12 Sep 2003
John R Reid (OBE) has been appointed President of New Zealand Cricket at the New Zealand Cricket Annual General Meeting held in Christchurch today.
Cricket - 24 Jun 2003
Des Wilson, former senior vice chairman of Sport England and one of the UK's most experienced communications and public affairs advisors, has been elected unopposed by the First Class Forum to membership of the ECB's Management Board and to be the chairman of its Marketing Advisory Committee.
Cricket - 20 Jun 2003
Ehsan Mani was today confirmed as the new President of the ICC, succeeding Malcolm Gray whose three year term came to an end this morning.
Cricket - 25 Apr 2003
The England & Wales Cricket Board (ECB) today announced that it has appointed Mark Sibley, 39, as its new Commercial Director.
Cricket - 04 Mar 2003
The International Cricket Council (ICC) today dismissed claims made by the Board of Control for Cricket in Sri Lanka (BCCSL), that it had altered the Playing Conditions of the tournament in relation to separating teams level on points at the end of the Group stage.
Cricket - 26 Feb 2003
Michael Soper has resigned his position as chairman of Surrey following his election as vice-chairman of the ECB and chairman of the First Class Forum.
Cricket - 09 Jan 2003
Mr Zahid Bashir has been appointed as Director Marketing of the Pakistan Cricket Board. He assumed the charge on January 8, 2003.
Cricket - 20 Dec 2002
Terry Blake has decided to leave the England and Wales Cricket Board in the early part of next year.
Cricket - 29 Oct 2002
Michael Soper, Chairman of Surrey County Cricket Club, has been confirmed as the successor to David Morgan as Chairman of the First Class Forum (FCF) and Deputy Chairman of the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB).
Cricket - 15 Oct 2002
The International Cricket Council (ICC) today urged the Chairman of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB), Lt General Tauqir Zia, to reconsider his decision to resign from the PCB and called on the President of Pakistan, General Pervez Musharraf to continue to refuse to accept his resignation.
Cricket - 15 Oct 2002
A full Sussex County Cricket Club Committee meeting was held on Monday 7 October and among the items discussed was a formal review of Mr Nigel Russell’s first three months as Chief Executive of Sussex CCC.
Cricket - 11 Oct 2002
The Australian Cricket Board (ACB) announced today that Hawthorn Football Club Chief Executive Officer Michael Brown has been appointed as ACB General Manager, Cricket Operations.
Cricket - 04 Oct 2002
The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) today announced that David Morgan has been confirmed as its new Chairman, his candidature having been endorsed by the 39 members of the ECB - the 18 First Class Counties, the 20 non-First Class County Boards and the MCC.
Cricket - 03 Oct 2002
ST. JOHN’S, Antigua, Oct. 2, WICB: The West Indies Cricket Board has terminated the services of Chief Executive Officer Gregory Shillingford with immediate effect.
Cricket - 19 Aug 2002
Terry Bates, chief executive of the Cricket Foundation has informed the Trustees that he wishes to retire at the end of the Summer in 2003.
Cricket - 31 Jul 2002
The England & Wales Cricket Board (ECB) Chairman, Lord MacLaurin, today announced that he would not be seeking re-election for the position that he has held since the formation of the ECB in 1997.
Cricket - 18 Mar 2002
The ICC Executive Board today announced that Michael Beloff QC is to succeed Lord Hugh Griffiths as Chairman of its Code of Conduct Commission.world cup
Cricket - 06 Feb 2002
ICC Development International (IDI), a member of the ICC group today announced the appointment of Faisal Hasnain as its first Chief Financial Officer.
Cricket - 05 Dec 2001
The ICC has added to the expertise of its senior management team with the appointment of the organisation's first in house lawyer. Urvasi Naidoo, currently working as part of the Salt Lake Organising Committee for Olympic Winter Games of 2002, will join the ICC in April next year.
Cricket - 24 Oct 2001
The ICC is recruiting a senior financial executive to join the organisation as its first Chief Financial Officer.
Cricket - 19 Oct 2001
The ICC today responded to the impact of the global conflict by approving the use of independent match venues to stage international cricket.
Cricket - 08 Oct 2001
ICC President Malcolm Gray and Chief Executive Officer Malcolm Speed today outlined the ICC's vision for the future at a special presentation staged at Lord's Cricket Ground.
Cricket - 23 Jul 2001
THE REVEREND Wes Hall of Barbados and Mr. Val Banks of Anguilla were today formally elected as the President and Vice-President of the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) respectively.
Cricket - 12 Jul 2001
Malcolm Speed, the new Chief Executive Officer of the ICC, has taken up his post at the head of the international game's governing body. Malcolm is based at the ICC office in London, having relocated from Melbourne to succeed outgoing Chief Executive David Richards. He was appointed after an extensive global search for a senior executive to take the ICC forward as an influential world governing body for cricket.
Cricket - 09 Jul 2001
THE Chief Executive Officer of the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) Gregory Shillingford in a letter to the Board dated July 5 stated that certain staff members were told that he 'would be asked to go within 30 days' and that an acting CEO would be appointed. Mr Shillingford's letter to Board members and other comments on this issue were published in the Jamaica Gleaner of July 7 under the headline 'Move On to Axe WICB Top Man'.
Cricket - 22 Jun 2001
Asian Cricket Council, in its AGM held in London on 19th June 2001, has named Mr. Saber Hossain Chowdhury as its President Elect.
Cricket - 08 Jun 2001
The Australian Cricket Board today announced former first-class cricketer and the current General Manager of its commercial operations, James Sutherland, as its new Chief Executive Officer.
Cricket - 04 May 2001
Chairman of the New Zealand Cricket Board, Sir John Anderson, today announced former international cricketer and lawyer Martin Snedden as the new Chief Executive of New Zealand Cricket.
Cricket - 28 Sep 2000
ICC Appoints Porter Novelli as Communications Consultant
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