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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 - 15 Apr 2003
In excess of 300, of the 370 strong membership of the Professional Cricketers’ Association met for the Annual General Meeting at Edgbaston today.
Cricket - 28 Mar 2003
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Mar.27, WICB: The dispute between the West Indies Cricket Board and the West Indies Players Association over the increased fees to players in senior domestic competitions remained unresolved after the two sides met here on Thursday.
Cricket - 27 Mar 2003
The ICC Disputes Committee has rejected Pakistan's claim for compensation from New Zealand Cricket following the cancellation of New Zealand's tour to Pakistan after September 11 and the abandonment of the re-scheduled tour after the Karachi bombing.
Cricket - 24 Mar 2003
The Executive Board of the International Cricket Council met in Johannesburg today. Major issues discussed and resolved included:
Cricket - 12 Mar 2003
The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) today announces that npower, one of the UK's largest energy providers, has become the ECB's first 'official partner' for the new Twenty20 Cup.
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 - 19 Feb 2003
Replica West Indies kit is not on sale at the Cricket World Cup 2003 in South Africa, Zimbabwe and Kenya because of the licensing arrangements in place for the event.
Cricket - 14 Feb 2003
The West Indies Cricket Board has increased players' fees for senior domestic competitions, starting with the Carib Beer 2003 Cricket Series.
Cricket - 24 Jan 2003
ST. JOHN’S, Antigua, Jan.23, WICB: The West Indies Cricket Board and the West Indies Players Association have reached a settlement on the sharing of the West Indies team sponsorship for the Cricket World Cup 2003 and compensation of players who are injured while on tour.
Cricket - 23 Jan 2003
For the third year running Worcestershire County Cricket Club recorded a pre-tax loss in 2002 but the overall financial situation has seen a significant improvement over the last twelve months following the record losses in 2001.
Cricket - 22 Jan 2003
The West Indies Cricket Board announced today that the LNM Group will be the Official Sponsor of the West Indies team to the Cricket World Cup 2003 in South Africa, Zimbabwe and Kenya.
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 - 16 Dec 2002
Former South African captain Kepler Wessels has signed as Northamptonshire's new First Team Manager for the next two seasons.
Cricket - 22 Nov 2002
The ECB and the Board of InterClubNet plc (ICN) announces the signing of a £675,000 Services Agreement between Play-Sport New Media Limited, a 100% subsidiary of ICN, ('PSNM') and the England and Wales Cricket Board Limited.
Cricket - 15 Nov 2002
The International Cricket Council (ICC) Development Committee meeting will be held at Lahore on December 7 and 8. The meeting was initially scheduled for October 20 and 21 but was cancelled because of security concerns.
Cricket - 11 Nov 2002
The New Zealand Cricket and Major Association bargaining teams have reached an agreement with the New Zealand Cricket Players Association, New Zealand Cricket Chief Executive Martin Snedden, announced at a press conference today.
Cricket - 05 Nov 2002
The New Zealand Cricket Players' Association (NZCPA) and its members have today formally rejected the settlement offer tabled last Friday by the bargaining team representing New Zealand Cricket and the Major Associations (NZC).
Cricket - 01 Nov 2002
Following a NZC Board meeting today, and with the full endorsement of the New Zealand Cricket Board, the New Zealand Cricket bargaining team has tabled a final settlement offer to the New Zealand Cricket Players Association in an attempt to resolve the current impasse and to bring industrial action by its members to an end.
Cricket - 29 Oct 2002
The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has included Performance Based Emolument clause in the original players contract that was offered to the Zimbabwe-bound players Monday.
Cricket - 22 Oct 2002
The New Zealand Cricket Players Association (NZCPA) is seeking to reach agreement with the New Zealand Cricket Bargaining Team within the week in respect of the current player contract negotiations. The parties are agreed on a substantial number of the issues requiring resolution. In respect of the outstanding issues, the NZCPA is aiming to provide the New Zealand Cricket Bargaining Team with a counter offer.
Cricket - 11 Oct 2002
Australia's state cricket associations have received record financial distributions over the past 12 months, the Australian Cricket Board (ACB) announced today.
Cricket - 09 Oct 2002
Following three days of negotiations the New Zealand Cricket Players Association is to consider a settlement offer tabled by the New Zealand Cricket bargaining team covering both domestic and international players.
Cricket - 17 Sep 2002
The ICC Champions Trophy is delivering a massive financial boost to the Sri Lankan economy, as well as providing a free international promotional campaign for tourists worth several millions of dollars.
Cricket - 28 Aug 2002
The International Cricket Council (ICC) has written to all Boards asking that they fulfil their commitment to the ICC by concluding negotiations with their players for the ICC Champions Trophy by Friday, 30 August 2002 ahead of the ICC Executive Board meeting in Dubai on Saturday, 31 August 2002.
Cricket - 22 Aug 2002
The ongoing dispute between the ICC and FICA over player contracts will have a serious impact on the future of international cricket if it is not resolved, New Zealand Cricket, Chief Executive Martin Snedden, said today.
Cricket - 14 Aug 2002
ICC Chief Executive, Malcolm Speed, today strongly rejected claims that the ICC had ignored the rights of players in its commercial arrangements with sponsors for the ICC Champions Trophy and the ICC World Cup 2003.
Cricket - 13 Aug 2002
A new structure for the award of central contracts to England cricketers was today backed virtually unanimously (18-1) by a meeting of the First Class Forum (FCF) at the ECB's offices at Lord's Cricket Ground.
Cricket - 07 Aug 2002
The Federation Royale Marocaine De Cricket in association with CBFS has great pleasure in announcing that over US $550,000 will be distributed towards current and former players during the Morocco Cup 2002, which will be held in Tangier between August 12th-21st.
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 - 12 Jul 2002
The ICC’s Elite Panel of Umpires and Match Referees is to be sponsored by Emirates Airline thanks to a new business partnership forged between world cricket’s governing body and the Dubai-based international airline.
Cricket - 03 Jul 2002
The ICC has confirmed that its next President will be Ehsan Mani of Pakistan, who was formally installed as Vice President at last week’s ICC Annual Conference in London.
Cricket - 01 Jul 2002
The tri-nation in August, and the Australian tour of Pakistan in October would take place, at neutral venues. Those under consideration are Sri Lankan, Kenya, Bangladesh, Tangiers, the Gulf and England.
Cricket - 28 May 2002
From 30th May 2002, CricInfo, the world's largest single sport website will enable its users to place person-to-person, in-running bets on all major cricket games in the 2002 - 2003 cricket seasons, thanks to an exclusive deal with TradingSports, the leading 'white label' person-to-person betting exchange.
Cricket - 27 May 2002
STATEMENT BY WICB PRESIDENT REV. WES HALL FOLLOWING AGM AND DIRECTORS’ MEETINGS KINGSTON, Jamaica, May 26, WICB: At the meeting of the Directors of the West Indies Cricket Board on May 24, our auditors presented draft financial statements for the year ending September 2001 that show a loss of US $7.5 million.
Cricket - 15 May 2002
Sun Bank has signed a six-figure deal with the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) to sponsor its National Under 15 Club Cricket Championship for the next three years.
Cricket - 17 Apr 2002
AMP has become Surrey County Cricket Club's new sponsor for the 2002 cricket season extending an already successful partnership.
Cricket - 16 Apr 2002
MCC will step up its efforts to promote cricket to young people during the new season. A combination of free admission, price freezes and price cuts will help to ensure that the largest possible number of children are introduced to cricket in 2002.
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 cup
Cricket - 13 Mar 2002
International Cricket Council Reveals Elite Umpire Panel
Cricket - 26 Feb 2002
Sussex County Cricket Club have announced a profit for the third year running.
Cricket - 18 Feb 2002
The Australian Cricket Board (ACB) today confirmed Victoria Police is investigating allegations that a person has attempted to blackmail the ACB.
Cricket - 11 Feb 2002
Old Mutual, the international financial services group, has signed a three-year deal to become the new sponsor of the Zimbabwe Cricket Team.
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 - 30 Jan 2002
Travelex, the world’s largest foreign exchange specialist is now the official sponsor of the Australian cricket team for all overseas tours.
Cricket - 21 Jan 2002
AMP Sanmar Assurance, the Indian joint venture for Australian-based financial services company AMP Ltd, and Australian cricket team captain Steve Waugh have joined forces in India.
Cricket - 15 Jan 2002
David Richardson, the highly regarded and vastly experienced former South African Test wicket keeper has been appointed by the ICC to become its first General Manager- Cricket.
Cricket - 14 Dec 2001
The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB), recognising the need for international venues to be able to make long-term plans with regard to ground developments and maintenance, has provisionally allocated international matches from 2003-2010.
Cricket - 12 Dec 2001
The Australian Cricket Board (ACB) today revealed a bold new plan to maintain Australia¡¦s position as the best team in the world game by establishing a cricket ¡§Centre of Excellence¡¨ that would include a revamped Cricket Academy, two new programs and the creation of a new Information Resource Centre.
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.
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