Tag: International Cricket Council
Last played in 1900, cricket's Olympic return has been on the International Cricket Council (ICC)'s agenda, but India's board has not been keen.
The rule will be effective starting Aug 1 when the Ashes series between England and Australia begins.
The punishment comes after the Zimbabwe Cricket Board was suspended by the government last month and replaced with an interim committee.
The breach of level one of the International Cricket Council's code of conduct means Carlos Brathwaite also received one demerit point.
The Sri Lanka cricket team is very unhappy about the treatment in which they received by World Cup organisers.
The ICC's decision to ignore pleas brought up by cricketers concerning the bail controversy is condemned by Virat Kohli and Aaron Finch.
The International Cricket Council (ICC) asks India's Mahendra Singh Dhoni to remove an army insignia from his wicketkeeping gloves, forcing New Delhi to weigh in after a nationalistic furore in the country.
Only New Zealand, Australia and India have not been beaten yet, with the latter two set to meet at the Oval on Sunday.
Pakistan captain Sarfaraz Ahmed was also fined 20% of his match fee for a slow over-rate offence.
Sri Lanka Cricket has long been beset by graft allegations and in-fighting, with the ICC recently labelling it the most corrupt cricket administration.
Coach Irfan Ansari approached Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed during the Pakistan series with Sri Lanka to buy information from him.
Cricket West Indies president Dave Cameron questions whether captain Jason Holder's absence is good for cricket.
Cricket's world governing body says Sarfraz later accepted he had breached the ICC's anti-racism code for participants.
India refused to play Pakistan citing the government's objections due to strained relations with Pakistan.
The three players have two weeks to respond to the charges.
The 30-year-old carried his bat through the Sri Lankan innings to remain unbeaten on 158 as the hosts finished on 287.
Regular captain Dinesh Chandimal sits out the series after pleading guilty to a disciplinary breach during the side's second test against the West Indies last month.