The International Cricket Council (ICC) has appointed Geoff Allardice as the permanent CEO of the International Cricket governing body. He was serving as interim CEO for more than eight months. He replaces Manu Sawhney who officially resigned from his position in July 2021. Allardice, a former Australian first-class cricketer and administrator, was the ICC General Manager, Cricket for eight years. He had previously held a similar role at Cricket Australia.
Important takeaways for all competitive exams:
ICC Headquarters: Dubai, United Arab Emirates;
ICC Founded: 15 June 1909;
ICC Deputy Chairman: Imran Khwaja;
ICC Chairman: Greg Barclay.