It's safe to say 2019 has been an exceptional year for cricket. The status of the world’s most beloved summer sport reached new heights this year thanks to some unforgettable events showcasing the game’s excitement and skill.
The International Cricket Council has come out in support of Kumara Dharmasena, the elite ICC umpire from Sri Lanka, for his controversial decision in the final game of the recently concluded Cricket World Cup. The Umpire had mistakenly awarded 6 overthrow runs to England, instead of 5.
The International Cricket Council’s Cricket Committee has decided retain the toss at a two-day meeting in Mumbai that ended on Tuesday. The committee, led by Anil Kumble, debated the issue and concluded that the toss needed to stay.
Check here for 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup complete schedule, time table, venues, fixtures. The International Cricket Council today confirmed the schedule of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019, which will be staged in England and Wales from 30 May, 2019 to 14 July, 2019.
Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Shaharyar Khan feels the International Cricket Council (ICC) wouldn’t be too bothered if India pulls out of the Champions Trophy over the global cricket body’s revised financial model.