ICC Planning For A 20-team World T20 In 2024 For The Game’s Expansion
The 2024 edition of the T20 World Cup could see as many as 20 countries taking part in the quadrennial event as the ICC aims to expand the game to the global level. According to a report published in ESPNCricinfo, the ICC understands that for expansion of the game globally it needs to integrate more […]
By CricShots - May 14, 2021
BCCI To Allow Both Men’s and Women’s Team In Los Angeles Olympics
The BCCI Apex Council has on Friday has taken a great decision where they have decided that, in principle, to allow both the men’s and the women’s teams at the 2028 Olympics in Los Angeles if cricket is included in the list. However, the women’s team will take part at the 2022 Commonwealth Games in […]
By SMCS - Apr 17, 2021
Aaron Finch and David Warner Open up on Australia’s COVID-19 Measures
Australia’s limited-overs captain Aaron Finch and opener David Warner have raised concerns over the effectiveness of the self-isolation policy of the Australia government to restrict the COVID-19 pandemic. The Australian government had already announced that whoever reaching in the country from overseas will have to be in the self-isolate for 14 days starting Sunday midnight […]
By Shruti - Mar 17, 2020
Dave Richardson Feels The Impasse Between BCCI And WADA Will Be Resolved Soon
The CEO of International Cricket Council (ICC) Dave Richardson believes the present impasse between the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) and World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) will be resolved soon. According to WADA’s revised ‘Code’ for signatories that came into effect in this April, BCCI has to comply with National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA) […]
By Sandy - Dec 13, 2018
Mike Gatting is optimistic about cricket’s inclusion in future Olympics
In a recent ICC survey reveals that 87% of fans want to see the T20 cricket in the Olympics. While the International Cricket Council (ICC) is widely interested to implement that in near future, the Board of Control for Cricket in India’s (BCCI) disinterest is becoming a big barrier for it. During a recent MCC […]
By Sandy - Aug 14, 2018
MCC Asks BCCI To Support Cricket At Olympics
The chairman Mike Gatting of the MCC’s World Cricket Committee has “strongly urged” the BCCI to support cricket in the Olympics. The majority of ICC member nations are supporting cricket’s T20 format to feature in the Olympics. But BCCI, and also the England and Wales Cricket Board to some extent, has been uncertain. With the BCCI […]
By CricShots - Jan 11, 2018
Former Cricketers Expecting T20 Cricket To Feature In Olympics
Former cricketers want the shortest format of cricket to be a part of future Olympics, although they realize it might be at least a decade away. The introduction of T20 cricket to the Olympics formed a key part of MCC World Cricket committee meetings held in Sydney this week, with pundits keen to push for the […]
By CricShots - Jan 10, 2018
Sehwag feels T10 cricket is right format to include this game in Olympics
Former Indian batsman Virender Sehwag backed cricket as an Olympic sport and thinks T10 cricket will be an ideal format to introduce this game in sports biggest carnival. “I think (if) we are talking about (the fact) that cricket should be a part of the Olympics, I think T10 is the right format. Because it […]
By Aditya Pratap - Nov 30, 2017
Virender Sehwag Find Ways To Take Cricket To The Olympics
Former India opener Virender Sehwag reckons that the game of cricket needs to played in more countries in order to make its way into the Olympics. The International Cricket Council (ICC) involves 105 members but only 12 are full members. They are trying their best to include cricket in the 2024 Olympics. The only time […]
By CricShots - Nov 23, 2017
Cricket to become a part of Olympics 2024
Sports minister of France has recently hinted that cricket could rejoin the Olympics in 2024 as Paris will be hosting the Games in 2024. Laura Flessel, who is also France’s most decorated female Olympian also revealed that there are chances of being a part of the Olympics, especially because of Cricket’s huge popularity in India […]
By CricShots - Aug 8, 2017
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