On ICC Chairmanship, This Is What BCCI President Sourav Ganguly Said

BCCI president Sourav Ganguly on Thursday mentioned the ICC chairmanship is “no longer in my fingers”, enjoying down robust hypothesis that the previous India captain may head to Dubai. In July, the World Cricket Council (ICC) Board licensed the method to elect the following chairman of the arena frame in November. After the assembly in Birmingham, it was once determined that with Greg Barclay finishing his tenure this yr, the election will likely be determined by means of a easy majority and the time period of the Chair will likely be for a two-year length between December 1, 2022, to November 30, 2024.

Ganguly’s title has been doing the rounds since then. But if requested about it, the sublime batter of yesteryear simply had this to mention: “ICC chairmanship isn’t in my fingers.” The ICC Board has determined {that a} two-thirds majority is not required to be elected because the chairman. In step with the newest suggestions, the contestant bagging 51 according to cent votes will likely be elected because the winner.

In a 16-member board, the candidate wishes simply 9 votes from the administrators to get elected.

The seasoned Jhulan Goswami is retiring from global cricket after enjoying the 3rd and ultimate ODI towards England, and Ganguly referred to as the pacer “an absolute legend”.

“Jhulan is an absolute legend… Remaining 3 as BCCI president, we’ve maintained excellent family members… she had an out of this world profession. She is nearly 40.

“Jhulan will go away a mark in ladies’s cricket she is a job style, she will have to get the very best honour when she finishes at Lord’s. She is an absolute champion.”

It is been some time now, however Ganguly nonetheless cannot imagine that India misplaced the Commonwealth Video games ultimate in Australia.


“Nonetheless marvel how we’ve misplaced the CWG ultimate, we had been cruising, we had been profitable… The BCCI is putting in place numerous effort for girls’s cricket. We’ve received two fits in England.. I’m pleased with the growth.”

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