New Zealand’s Greg Barclay will full his two-year tenure because the Worldwide Cricket Council (ICC) chairman by the top of October earlier than the worldwide physique begins the nomination course of searching for a brand new individual for the position.

In line with a report by New Indian Categorical, members had been unanimous in help of Barclay to finish his tenure because the ICC chair throughout the ICC board assembly held on Sunday in Dubai.

“There was no dialogue on (the) renomination of Barclay. However he’ll end his present two-year time period as a md until finish of October. So the method of nominating a brand new chairman solely begins in November,” an ICC Board member advised information company PTI on circumstances of anonymity.

Greg Barclay. Credit: RCB

BCCI desires its personal member as ICC chair

The Board of Management for Cricket in India is eyeing having one in every of its personal members as the subsequent chairman of ICC, contemplating the 2023 50-over World Cup in thoughts.

The method to elect the subsequent chair might start after the annual convention in July as BCCI secretary Jay Shah and Union Sports activities Minister Anurag Thakur would be the front-runners for the position.

Thakur, who was faraway from the place of BCCI president by the Supreme Courtroom of India in 2017, can be eligible for the ICC chairman put up on the grounds of attending the ICC board assembly previously.

BCCI President Sourav Ganguly and Secretary Jay Shah
BCCI President Sourav Ganguly and Secretary Jay Shah (Picture Credit score: Twitter)

BCCI president Sourav Ganguly gained’t contend for the ICC chairman’s put up

Experiences have steered that BCCI president Sourav Ganguly gained’t enrol for the ICC chair however Shah, who’s the present chairman of the Asian Cricket Council, is prone to vie to turn out to be Barclay’s successor within the international physique.

Shashank Manohar (2016-20) was the final Indian to carry the put up of ICC chairman. Sharad Pawar was the chairman of ICC throughout the 2011 World Cup, which was collectively hosted by India, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh.

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