Dubai, June 10: The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Thursday declared a unique version of the ICC Hall of Fame which will concur with the principal ever World Test Championship (WTC) last. Ten legends of the game who have made a huge commitment to the historical backdrop of Test cricket will be accepted to join 93 players who are as of now in the renowned rundown of ICC Hall of Fame.
The extraordinary admission will see two players from every one of the accompanying five periods join the positions of the world’s most noteworthy players. Early Cricket Era (pre-1918)
Between War Cricket Era (1918 – 1945)
Post-War Cricket Era (1946 – 1970)
ODI Era (1971 – 1995)
Current Cricket Era (1996 – 2016)
“It is an honor for us to declare a one-time acceptance of ten cricketing greats into the ICC Hall of Fame to concur with the primary ever last of the World Test Championship in Southampton,” said ICC acting CEO Geoff Allardice.
“We are commending the historical backdrop of the game and what preferable route over to respect a portion of the greats that established and played the game across various times. These are large players with an inheritance that will keep on rousing people in the future for quite a long time to come,” he added.
The uncommon release ICC Hall of Fame show will be streamed Live on all ICC computerized channels, remembering Facebook and YouTube for Sunday highlighting interviews from the inductees and responses and experiences from an expert board of visitors including Lisa Sthalekar and Lawrence Booth, who will likewise be joined by two extraordinary inductees advancing into this group of legends.
The ten symbols accepted as a component of this exceptional release have been decided in favor of by the ICC Hall of Fame Voting Academy, including living Hall of Fame individuals, a FICA delegate, noticeable cricket writers, and senior ICC figures.
The ICC’s autonomous analyst will gather a longlist of ex-players or other critical cricketing figures for every time (in light of the period during which they had their most huge effect) and will be introduced to the Hall of Fame Nominations Committee, along with applicable measurements and brief analysis.
Results will create a weighted score, against which the best two people in every period will be drafted into the ICC Hall of Fame. In case of a tie, the players with the most best option votes will take need.
The ten chose names will be officially accepted via a computerized show on ICC advanced channels.