The sole agenda of Monday’s assembly was to finalise the nomination course of for the election however no breakthrough may very well be revamped a unanimous selection to guide the International Cricket Council (ICC).
“Yes, there was no unanimity on a number of issues. Firstly, there is a divided house on whether there should be a simple majority or the existing 2/3rd majority in a house of 17,” an ICC Board member advised PTI.
However, the larger subject is lack of a suitable face and there’s no readability but over BCCI president Sourav Ganguly throwing his hat within the ring.
While Pakistan Cricket Board’s chief Ehsan Mani has already made it clear that he wouldn’t depart his residence board as instructed by Prime Minister Imran Khan, there are a number of candidates who’re harbouring ambitions of main the ICC.
“Colin Graves (England) is a robust candidate however it could possibly’t be mentioned that he’s favorite anymore. There are nations which will not help Graves.
“Similarly, somebody like Dave Cameron (former Cricket West Indies president) might enter the fray with help of two impartial administrators however might not get sufficient numbers. Ditto for Chris Nenzani (South Africa),” a former ICC Director, who’s abreast of the most recent developments, mentioned.
The veteran administrator made it clear that at this level, no potential candidate has numbers to go the space and that is the exact cause that the board will not be in a position to give you an uniform election course of.
“The greatest answer is to have a candidate acceptable to all and keep away from an election which creates a tense environment between member nations. But sure, I agree that by now, we should always have been in a position to finalise the nomination course of,” the official mentioned.
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