Former BCCI President- Shashank Manohar elected as ‘first independent’ Chairman of ICC

Shashank Vyankatesh Manohar

Mumbai: After stepping down from the BCCI’s presidential position on Tuesday, 10th May, the Shashank Manohar was elected as International Cricket Council- ICC’s chairman today on Thursday, 12th May and now he will continue to hold the office of such chairman of ICC till the end of two years. He is reportedly become the first independent chairman to hold such office. Notably, in the process of election of the ICC’s Chairman, the directors of the International Cricket Council each were allowed to nominate one candidate who had to be either…

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BCCI’s President- Shashank Manohar resigns from his position in BCCI and ICC

The President of BCCI- Board of Control for Cricket in India resigned his post, he was also the chairman to the International Cricket Council- ICC. Shashank Manohar who took the position after the death of the Jagmohan Dalmiya which was happened in the last year (September). Shashank being fifty- nine year- old had earlier worked as senior lawyer. This being his second term to be the President of the national cricket body, and chairman of International Cricket Council. Earlier it was president to the said body from the year 2008…

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