Bangladesh may lose ICC membership, warns BCB chief

It is clear that changes suggested by ICC have to be considered but said unless the High court decides on the BCB constitution, their hands are tied. According to rules, the BCB elections are supposed to take place within 90 days of the ad-hoc committee taking over the board.

updated: June 19, 2013 18:57 IST
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Dhaka: Bangladesh might lose its ICC membership if the cricket board here doesn't hold its election according to the ICC's guideline, BCB president Nazmul Hassan has said.

In order to minimise government interference and ensure that board chiefs are elected properly, the ICC had reportedly come up with some guidelines and accordingly the BCB directors had amended its' constitution on March 1, 2012.

However, Bangladesh High Court challenged the legality of the newly amended BCB constitution and since it needed the approval from the National Sports Council, the regulatory body of sports in Bangladesh, the election got delayed.

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