The powers held by the President of the International Cricket Council (ICC) are going to be cut down soon. The ICC Board in Dubai has decided to split the President’s role by creating a new Chairman post which will come into effect from 2014.
Aleem Dar, voted the best umpire of the year by the ICC, has backed the use of Decision Review System in all the international series but advised the umpires to rely more on their own judgement while making decisions.
Pakistan Cricket Board officials will meet their Indian counterparts next month during the ICC Chief Executives meeting to discuss the possibility of a bilateral series to compensate for a tour cancelled by India in 2009.
Cricketer of the year, Test player of the year, ODI player of the year, Emerging player of the year, Associate and Affiliate player of the year, Twenty20 international performance of the year and Umpire of the year