KEEPING LORD'S WORLD CLASS
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Established in April 2006, MCC’s World Cricket committee is an independent body comprised of current and former international cricketers and umpires from across the globe.
Meeting twice yearly to discuss the prevalent issues in the game, MCC’s World Cricket committee acts as a complementary body to ICC and its constituent nations. Mike Brearley is the current Chairman of the committee.
The latest meeting of the WCC took place at Lord's in July 2014, where the committee called on the ICC to outline its long-term vision for the game following recent changes to organisaion's structure.
The next meeting will take place during the winter of 2014/15.
All Members have been invited to sit on the committee because of their involvement in playing, administering, writing or broadcasting on the game:
The committee is empowered to conduct research, particularly into technological advances and bio-mechanical elements of the game and its players.MCC supports this work with its increasing investment into research and development.
The aims of MCC’s World Cricket committee are: