Sport 24 – New Delhi – India’s Shashank Manohar has been re-elected chairman of the International Cricket Council for another two years, the sport’s world governing body said on Tuesday.

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  • New Delhi – India’s Shashank Manohar has been re-elected chairman of the International Cricket Council for another two years, the sport’s world governing body said on Tuesday.
  • Manohar, who became the ICC’s first independent chairman in 2016, was elected unopposed for a second term after a tenure marked by broad reforms.
  • As chairman he spearheaded efforts to restructure the ICC to curb the dominance of cricket’s three wealthiest nations, Australia, India and England.
  • “Over the next two years we can look forward to launching a global strategy for the sport in partnership with our members so we can grow the game and ensure more of the world can enjoy cricket,” Manohar said in an ICC statement.
  • Manohar resigned from the post last year but was persuaded by the ICC board to retake the helm.


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