Imran Khwaja was first elected to the ICC board means again in 2008.© AFP
The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Thursday introduced that it has elected Imran Khwaja as its deputy chairman. Khwaja who’s an affiliate member director, was first elected to the ICC board means again in 2008 and has served as deputy chairman since 2017. Khwaja had also acted as acting ICC chairman last year when Shashank Manohar stepped down from the role.
Final 12 months, Greg Barclay was elected as the new independent chairman of the ICC. In keeping with an official assertion, Barclay changed Shashank Manohar who stepped down from the publish earlier in 2020.
Barclay, an Auckland-based business lawyer, has been a director of New Zealand Cricket (NZC) since 2012 and he was NZC’s consultant on the board of the ICC. He then stepped down from his place at NZC to guide the ICC in an impartial capability.
“It’s an honour to be elected because the Chair of the Worldwide Cricket Council and I want to thank my fellow ICC administrators for his or her help. I hope we will come collectively to guide the game and emerge from the worldwide pandemic in a robust place and poised for progress,” Barclay had stated in an official assertion.
“I sit up for working in partnership with our members to strengthen the sport in our core markets in addition to develop it past that guaranteeing extra of the world can get pleasure from cricket. I take my place as a custodian of the sport very significantly and am dedicated to engaged on behalf of all 104 ICC members to create a sustainable future for our sport,” Barclay additional stated.
Barclay was a director of ICC Males’s Cricket World Cup 2015 and is a former board member and chairman of the Northern Districts Cricket Affiliation. He’s additionally an skilled firm director holding board positions with numerous New Zealand and Australian corporations.
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