Cricket has always been an emotion for every sports lover. After football it is one of the most celebrated sports ever. When each cricket player enters the ground cheers will sprout out from every fan on the corner of the world. Have you ever thought of which is the apex body that controls and regulates the cricket sports affairs? Draft the and update the rules and schedule the matches and all are the duties and function of the apex body the International Cricket Council. In short, we call it the ICC. Well, everyone might have heard about the ICC. But have you ever thought of who all are the presidents of the ICC? if you haven’t ever think about all these questions in your life time, then let us think about that right now by look into the complete list of ICC presidents. Well through this blog let us look into the complete list of ICC presidents so far.
List of ICC Presidents: An Overview about ICC
ICC has been a global governing and administering body for the cricket sports. It consists of 104 members from every region of the world in order to represent each and every corner of the world and to effectively dispose of the functions and duties vested upon them. The ICC presides over the ICC Code of Conduct, playing conditions, the Decision Review System and other ICC regulations. The ICC also appoints all match officials that officiate at all sanctioned international matches. Through the Anti-Corruption Unit, it coordinates action against corruption and match fixing. The ICC has a history of starting from the year of 1907 by the formation of the Imperial Cricket Board and now has changed to the ICC with 104 members and pan global representation.
List of ICC Presidents
|Sl No||President Name||Years|
|1||Lord Colin Cowdrey||1989 – 1993*|
|2||Sir Clyde Walcott||1993 – 1997*|
|3||Jagmohan Dalmiya||1997 – 2000|
|4||Malcolm Gray||2000 – 2003|
|5||Ehsan Mani||2003 – 2006|
|6||Percy Sonn||2006 – 2007|
|7||Ray Mali||2007 – 2008|
|8||David Morgan||2008 – 2010|
|9||Sharad Pawar||2010 – 2012|
|10||Alan Isaac||2012 – 2014|
|11||Mustafa Kamal||2014 – 2015*|
|12||Zaheer Abbas||2015 – 2016*|
List ICC Presidents Changes to ICC Chairman
The Post as the ICC President has been abolished in 2016. So from here onwards the List of ICC Presidents is changing to ICC Chairman.
|Sl No||ICC Chairman List||Year|
|N.Srinivasan||2014 – 2015|
|2||Shashank Manohar||2015 – 2020|
|3||Greg Barclay||2020 – present|
ICC Deputy Chairmen
|Sl No||ICC Deputy Chairman List||Year|
|1||Imran Khawaja||2017 – present|
ICC Chief Executives
|Sl No||ICC Chief Executives||Years|
|1||David Richards||1993 – 2001|
|2||Malcolm Speed||2001 – 2008|
|3||Haroon Lorgat||2008 – 2012|
|4||David Richardson||2012 – present|
It is not that easy to hold a position as that of the person like in the above list of ICC Presidents. It is easy to cheer and comment on a cricket match but it is not that easy to coordinate, administrate, regulate the sports and draft and update its rules and conduct. It is also a matter of international diplomacy since different countries of different political nature and relationships are getting involved. All the people in the above list of ICC Presidents have done their job beautifully and exceptionally to build up the love and affection of ourselves to the game so far. Have you ever thought of being like a president of ICC? I hope this blog may help you to be there in the position as prescribed above. if you don’t feel so just try to remember these names for your exam. As an aspirant you need to get this name clear in your exam hall in order to produce excellence in the general awareness section. Enrol Entri for General awareness updates. Keep studying, Keep winning!