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Cricket - 29 Apr 2009 - Education
The World Academy of Sport (WAoS) today passed its congratulations to four of the six teams that it has been working with under the Pepsi International Cricket Council (ICC) Development Programme for successfully qualifying for the ICC Cricket World Cup 2011 to be staged in India, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka.
Cricket - 16 Mar 2006
Women’s cricket in Europe will blaze a trail this August when the inaugural ECC (European Cricket Council) European Women’s Cricket Academy, in association with Lloyds TSB Scotland, takes place in Edinburgh.
Cricket - 09 Mar 2006
Eight new women’s cricket initiatives across Europe, including projects in Finland, Switzerland, Germany and Spain, are set to benefit from a total of US$15,000 in funding.
Cricket - 08 Sep 2005
The ICC and Dubai Sports City (DSC) today announced the appointment of Rod Marsh as the Director of Coaching at the world’s first ICC Global Cricket Academy.
Cricket - 13 Oct 2004
David Collier, the current Chief Executive at Nottinghamshire County Cricket Club, has been named as ECB’s new Chief Executive.
Cricket - 29 Sep 2004
Dubai, Wednesday 29th September 2004: Dubai Sports City, the world's first integrated purpose-built sports city, announced today it is to host the first International Cricket Council (ICC) Global Cricket Academy.
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 - 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 - 19 Apr 2004
Leicestershire County Cricket Club has announced today that Cravendale fresh milk, produced by Arla Foods UK plc, is to be the club’s team sponsor for the next three years.
Cricket - 02 Apr 2004
Hampshire Cricket and The Rose Bowl have been successful in securing three sponsorship deals worth almost a quarter of a million pounds over the next three years.
Cricket - 03 Mar 2003
Vancouver is demonstrating advances and legacies for sport, youth, environment and the community during the second day of the International Olympic Committee Evaluation Commission¡¦s four-day technical review of Canada¡¦s bid for the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games.
Cricket - 21 Feb 2003
All journalists accredited to cover ICC Cricket World Cup 2003 matches in Bulawayo will be free to enter Zimbabwe the International Cricket Council confirmed today.
Cricket - 04 Oct 2002
The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) today announced that David Morgan has been confirmed as its new Chairman, his candidature having been endorsed by the 39 members of the ECB - the 18 First Class Counties, the 20 non-First Class County Boards and the MCC.
Cricket - 19 Aug 2002
Terry Bates, chief executive of the Cricket Foundation has informed the Trustees that he wishes to retire at the end of the Summer in 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 - 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 - 14 Dec 2001
The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) and Sport England today confirmed that the permanent site of the new ECB National Academy will be Loughborough University, an English Institute of Sport site.
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 - 26 Jun 2001
The Cricket Foundation, which allocates approximately £3m annually to the 38 County Boards (plus the Isle of Wight and the Channel Islands), is to actively seek additional income to supplement funding received from ECB.
Cricket - 20 Jun 2001
Surrey County Cricket Club has signed a record breaking sponsorship deal with Australian financial services company, AMP.
Cricket - 20 Apr 2001
The ECB today hosted the media launch of the CCPR's document Two Sides of the Same Coin, a report highlighting the £91 million expenditure by the governing bodies of the major spectator sports to grassroots development in 2000.
Cricket - 11 Dec 2000
Vodafone Extends English Cricket Sponsorship
Cricket - 21 Jun 2000
England & Wales Cricket Board National Academy Update
Cricket - 19 May 2000
UCBSA Announce 2000 Draught To Plascon Academy
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