Narayanaswami Srinivasan was confirmed as the Chairman of the International Cricket Council (ICC) after Full Council which consists 52 membeers approved amendments to the ICC’s Memorandum and Articles of Association at the Annual Conference in Melbourne on Today.(26)
Srinivasan has been nominated by the Board of Control for Cricket in India for the top position and will assume charge following the conclusion of the ICC Annual Conference week.
Mr Srinivasan said it was an honour to become ICC Chairman and promised that the ICC will continue to play a leading role in the promotion and development of the global game. he also congratulated outgoing ICC President Alan Isaac for his contribution.
The approval of the constitutional changes, which flowed from an ICC Board resolution taken in Singapore on 8 February and finalised on 10 April, also means that a new Executive Committee was formed, which will report to the ICC Board.
The initial Chair of the Executive Committee will be Cricket Australia’s Chairman, Wally Edwards, while the Chair of the ICC’s Finance and Commercial Affairs Committee (F&CA) will continue to be England and Wales Cricket Board’s Chairman, Giles Clarke.