Friday, October 12, 2012

Anil Kumble new Chairman of ICC Cricket Committee

Former Indian Test captain and legendary spinner Anil Kumble has been appointed as the new Chairman of International Cricket Council (ICC). He will replace West Indian legend Clive Lloyd.

Anil (41) is the second Indian to be appointed as the chairman. Before him Sunil Gavaskar has also remained as chairman of this committee.

ICC in a statement said, "The ICC Board agreed unanimously to appoint former Indian captain Anil Kumble as the new chairman of the ICC Cricket Committee".

Name Nationality Term
1. Lord Cowdrey  England 1989–1993*
2. Sir Clyde Walcott  West Indies 1993–1997*
3. Jagmohan Dalmiya  India 1997–2000
4. Malcolm Gray  Australia 2000–2003
5. Ehsan Mani  Pakistan 2003–2006
6. Percy Sonn  South Africa 2006–2007
7. Ray Mali  South Africa 2007–2008
8. David Morgan  England 2008–2010
9. Sharad Pawar  India 2010–2012
10. Alan Isaac  New Zealand 2012–2014
9. Anil kumble(incumbent)  India 2012–2014