Tag Archives: International Cricket Council

Breaking News: Pakistan Gets ICC “Big 4” Status

LAHORE: Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) here on Thursday claimed that Pakistan has acquired the status of big-four in the current setup of International Cricket Council (ICC). The PCB claimed that it would receive 15% of the revenue from the international cricket body for two years. Pakistan will get the most benefits after Australia, India and England, the ‘Big-3’ trio of ... Read More »

Kumar Sangakkara wins ICC Cricketer of the Year 2012

Kumar Sangakkara has won three awards, including the prestigious Cricketer of the Year and Test Cricketer of the Year at the annual ICC awards ceremony in Colombo. Sangakkara also won the People’s Choice prize, an honour he had received last year as well. The 34-year-old former captain averaged 60 in Test matches in the past year, hitting five centuries, and ... Read More »

Kumar Dharmasena wins ICC Umpire of the Year 2012

Umpire Kumar Dharmasena won the David Shepherd Trophy for first time after being named ICC Umpire of the Year at the ICC Awards here on Saturday. The other nominees were five-time winner Simon Taufel, three-time winner Aleem Dar, along with New Zealand’s Billy Bowden, England’s Richard Kettleborough and Australia’s Rodney Tucker. “This award means a lot to me, after playing ... Read More »