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Cricket - 25 Nov 2004
ASHES fever has taken over at the Brit Oval with the news that the historic ground is a sell-out for the first four days of the npower Ashes Test Match as well as the One Day NatWest Challenge Match against Australia.
Cricket - 22 Oct 2004
ST JOHN’S ANTIGUA, October 21st 2004 – Digicel, the fastest growing mobile telecommunications provider conducted an intensive strategy session with the West Indies Cricket Board in Antigua this week mapping out the elements for a new era in West Indies cricket.
Cricket - 22 Sep 2004
Today's announcement that New Zealand Cricket and Sky have signed a five year deal for all international and domestic cricket coverage until 2009 demonstrates the strength of cricket as New Zealand's summer game, NZC Chief Executive Martin Snedden said today.
Cricket - 17 Sep 2004
The International Cricket Council confirmed today that the provision of television coverage for third umpire decisions is a pre-requisite for the staging of international cricket matches.
Cricket - 16 Sep 2004
Welcoming The Sports Nexus Report on English Cricket published today, Sport England, the strategic lead for sport in England, announced that future funding will need to be considered, if the governance of English Cricket does not embrace reform.
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 - 17 Aug 2004
Global information and communication company LG Electronics was today welcomed by the ICC as a platinum partner for cricket’s night of nights next month – the ICC Awards presented by Hyundai.
Cricket - 04 Aug 2004
The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) has appointed The Interpublic Group (Octagon CSI), one of the leading sports marketing agencies in the world, as consultants to advise the ECB on the upcoming domestic media rights negotiations beyond September 2005, when current contracts expire.
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 - 21 Jul 2004
NEW YORK & ENGLEWOOD, Colo. – July 20, 2004 – American Pro Cricket L.L.C. and EchoStar Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: DISH) announced today that DISH Network satellite TV will broadcast ProCricket’s regular season, all-star match, playoff and championship games on DISH On Demand Pay-Per-View this summer. ProCricket is the first professional cricket league in the United States, with local teams in eight U.S. markets.
Cricket - 19 Jul 2004
St John's, Antigua -From October 2005 the regional domestic cricket season will begin in early October and end the following March. During this period all First Class cricket under the auspices of the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) will take place.
Cricket - 06 Jul 2004
Kingston, Jamaica – July 05, 2004 - Digicel, the leading mobile service provider in the Caribbean, today announced that it has secured the coveted sponsorship of the West Indies Cricket Team. The US$ multi-million sponsorship deal with the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB), is for 5 years with an option to renew and will officially come into operation for the January - February 2005 tour to Australia. The deal with the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) was signed by Digicel Chairman, Mr. Denis O’B
Cricket - 05 Jul 2004
After an absence of over 30 years Australia will once again host a team featuring the world's greatest cricketers after the ICC awarded the rights to stage cricket's newest major event, the ICC Super Series, to the country it was announced today.
Cricket - 02 Jul 2004
The region will find out which eight countries will host matches in the ICC Cricket World Cup West Indies 2007 when the finalist host venue countries are announced next Monday, July 5 in a live telecast starting at 9.55 am (Eastern Caribbean time).
Cricket - 29 Jun 2004
28 June - St John's, Antigua - The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) and the West Indies Women's Cricket Federation (WIWCF) are moving ahead with plans to come together in time for the March 2005 deadline agreed upon by the International Cricket Council (ICC) and the International Women's Cricket Council (IWCC) for merging the cricket organisations.
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 - 03 Jun 2004
Singapore, 3 June 2004: ESPN STAR Sports, Asia’s number one sports broadcaster, and Starhub Cable Vision have jointly announced that they had reached an agreement to bring the ‘best of live ESPN STAR Sports cricket’ to fans in the country.
Cricket - 24 May 2004
A team of world games experts and officials from the International Cricket Council (ICC) and the ICC Cricket World Cup West Indies 2007 Inc. (CWC 2007) begin a tour of countries bidding to host matches in the ICC CWC 2007 this Monday (May 24) with a view to verifying information submitted in the respective bids and assessing first-hand the resources of the region.
Cricket - 20 May 2004
The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) is launching a subscription video service via its official website - - for the start of the international season today (Thursday - May 20).
Cricket - 06 May 2004
The rebel Zimbabwe players are taking a high-risk approach in their negotiations with the Zimbabwe Cricket Union (ZCU) that may spell the end of their careers in international cricket and risks tearing the fabric of any future Zimbabwe team apart the ICC said today.
Cricket - 04 May 2004
Cable & Wireless has announced that it will be a regional sponsor of World Cup 2007.
Cricket - 14 Apr 2004
We, the undersigned, are deeply concerned about the decision taken by the Zimbabwe Cricket Union Board on Friday the 2nd April 2004 which has had the effect of terminating Heath Streak's Captaincy of the Zimbabwe Cricket Team. We have been aware of the general concerns that Heath has raised with the Board for some time and they are concerns that we share. Heath has also assured us that he did not threaten to resign as alleged by the Board, but merely stated that if the concerns were not addresse
Cricket - 25 Mar 2004
The International Cricket Council today called on anyone making claims of corruption to produce evidence to support their claims or withdraw the allegations.
Cricket - 17 Mar 2004
New player transfer rules will leave smaller county cricket clubs facing a ‘survival of the fittest’ ordeal, according to the chief executive of one of the counties most likely to be affected.
Cricket - 16 Mar 2004
ICC Cricket World Cup West Indies 2007 Inc. (CWC 2007) has denied a media report that the International Cricket Council (ICC) is restricting the number of host venues for the sporting event to just six venues.
Cricket - 08 Mar 2004
After handing over the ICC U/19 Cricket World Cup winners trophy to Pakistan, ICC President Ehsan Mani congratulated Bangladesh for successfully hosting a world class cricket tournament.
Cricket - 17 Feb 2004
Countries wishing to host matches in the ICC Cricket World Cup 2007 can start the process of preparing their bids on February 19 when the ICC Cricket World Cup Bid Book becomes available.
Cricket - 26 Jan 2004
Surrey County Cricket Club is delighted to announce that Brit Insurance Holdings plc ('Brit'), the UK general insurer, is to become the new Club and Ground sponsor from start of the 2004 domestic season.
Cricket - 23 Jan 2004
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Cricket - 22 Jan 2004
ICC Development (International) Ltd, the commercial arm of the International Cricket Council, and Sportsbrand Media Group, the international sports marketing company, have reached a three year agreement to produce and distribute on a worldwide basis a cricket news programme called ‘ICC Cricket World’.
Cricket - 14 Jan 2004
Mr Shaharyar M.Khan, Chairman of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB), Tuesday issued the following statement regarding contracts.
Cricket - 12 Jan 2004
Zimbabwe cricket captain Heath Streak believes one day international cricket needs to consider new rules and fresh ideas to maximise its spectator interest and appeal around the world.
Cricket - 05 Dec 2003
The International Cricket Council today confirmed the USA as the final team in the ICC Six Nations Challenge to be contested in the United Arab Emirates from 29 February to 6 March 2004.
Cricket - 05 Nov 2003
President of the International Cricket Council, Ehsan Mani and Chief Executive Officer, Malcolm Speed arrived in Kingston on Sunday for a series of meetings and events expressing confidence in the West Indies’ ability to host the ICC Cricket World Cup in 2007.
Cricket - 20 Oct 2003
TWI has agreed a five-year deal with Sky Sports to produce West Indies international cricket.
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 - 22 Sep 2003
Cricket - 01 Sep 2003
The National Bank is to sponsor the Black Caps from October 1 in an agreement which will see the bank become the sole major sponsor of New Zealand men’s international cricket, New Zealand Cricket announced today.
Cricket - 27 Aug 2003
SKY SPORTS has won the rights to England's winter tours of Bangladesh and Sri Lanka and will now show coverage of all three England Test tours this winter.
Cricket - 16 Jul 2003
ROSEAU, Dominica, July 14, WICB: The West Indies Cricket Board has approved the membership of the board of directors of the Cricket World Cup 2007, the organization that will run the competition to be hosted in the Caribbean.
Cricket - 02 Jul 2003
Mumbai, July 1st, 2003: Ten Sports has purchased the Asian, sub-continent and Middle East television rights to broadcast all cricket played in the West Indies. The period for the new agreement is from 2004-2008 inclusive and starts with the next cricket due to be played in the West Indies - the England tour of the islands in March 2004. In total, the new agreement guarantees a further 180 days of international cricket to Ten Sports including the India tour of the West Indies in 2006.
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 - 19 Jun 2003
The International Cricket Council's Associates Meeting took place today with discussions focusing on issues affecting the ICC's 27 Associate Members and 47 Affiliate Members including a new tournament structure, player eligibility, increased representation of the Affiliate nations, and membership issues.
Cricket - 13 Jun 2003
Surrey County Cricket Club is delighted to announce that it has signed an initial one-year sponsorship deal with RAC Motoring Services.
Cricket - 20 May 2003
LG Electronics, the Korean electronic giant, has announced a major sponsorship involvement with English cricket starting this summer.
Cricket - 02 May 2003
The challenging process towards the West Indies hosting the Cricket World Cup 2007 will begin on Friday here when officials of the West Indies Cricket Board and the International Cricket Council meet to discuss a wide range of issues relating to the event.
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 - 09 Apr 2003
Hong Kong Cable Television Limited CABLE TV and ESPN STAR Sports jointly announced today that they had reached an agreement to bring the 'best of Live ESPN STAR Sports cricket' on CABLE TV's digital platform commencing from April 10, 2003.
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 - 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.
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