Global Cricket Council
India’s Shashank Manohar on Wednesday stepped down as chairperson of the Global Cricket Council (ICC) after four years in divulge of labor.
The 62-365 days-aged efficiently spearheaded efforts to restructure the ICC whereas in divulge of labor, curbing the dominance of Australia, India and England – cricket’s three wealthiest nations.
He turned the ICC’s first self sustaining chairperson in 2016 and was elected unopposed for a 2nd time-frame two years later nonetheless last 365 days said he was ready to step down.
“On behalf of the ICC Board and workers and the total cricket family, I’d preserve to thank Shashank for his leadership and the entirety he has completed for the game,” the council’s chief govt Manu Sawhney said.
“We desire him and his family the total ultimate likely for the lengthy plod.”
Deputy chairperson Imran Khwaja will preserve over till a successor is elected, the ICC said in a commentary.
The ICC board is anticipated to approve the election framework in the next week, with reports that aged India captain Sourav Ganguly is pondering the job.
South African director of cricket Graeme Smith has backed fellow aged test captain Ganguly, who heads the Board of Agree with an eye on for Cricket in India (BCCI).