The Finance and Commercial Affairs Committee of the international cricket governing body decides the budget allocation for ICC events and looks after the distribution of funds to member countries from the total revenue pool.
BCCI team led by Jay Shah reached Melbourne
More than a week before the ICC Board meetings in Melbourne this weekend, the BCCI team led by Jay Shah and IPL chairman Arun Dhumal arrived in Australia. As the representative of BCCI on the ICC board, Shah took the seat of former India captain Sourav Ganguly.
Dhumal will be a member of the Chief Executive Committee. More importantly, Shah will also be a member of the F&CA and is set to replace former Cricket Ireland chairman Ross McCullum, who will retire soon, as chairman of the committee at its next meeting in March 2023, as quoted by ESPNcricinfo. In form of.
Greg Barkley re-elected as independent ICC chairman
The ICC board unanimously re-elected Greg Barkley as the independent chairman of the International Cricket Council (ICC) for a second two-year term, as announced by the international cricket governing body on Saturday.
Barkley was unopposed following the withdrawal of Tawengwa Mukuhlani from the process, and the board reaffirmed his full support to remain on as chairman for the next two years.
Roger Binny elected 36th President of BCCI
Former Indian cricketer Roger Binny was elected as the 36th President of the Indian cricket body, BCCI, in October, replacing Sourav Ganguly after the 91st Annual General Meeting of the BCCI.
Notably, Binny was the only candidate to file nomination for the top post and ended Sourav Ganguly’s tenure as BCCI President after three long years.
Jay Shah continued to serve as the BCCI Secretary. Ashish Shelar has been appointed as the BCCI Treasurer. Rajeev Shukla was declared as the Vice-President, while Devjit Saikia was elected as the Joint Secretary. Arun Dhumal has been appointed as the chairman of IPL.