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All test playing countries, including England, have given a binding commitment to each other that political considerations would not be a factor when reviewing playing obligations and this commitment was discussed during the meeting.
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#Commitment

We don't want cricket reduced to a level where it turns into a hooligans' sport and the spirit of the game is eroded. We can't have a situation like we see in football.
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#Cricket

India's love for cricket is enormous and the supporters here deserve a world-class tournament.
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#Class

India's love for cricket is enormous and the supporters here deserve a world class tournament. The Champions Trophy is that world-class event this country has been craving. And with a new format that should ensure every match will feature a huge amount of intensity, this tournament promises to be the best Champions Trophy yet.
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#Class

The papers and documents regarding the World Cup have just been sent to Cricket Australia. We have not set any deadlines (regarding the host country) but we know that the Australian board would soon let us know of their decision.
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#Cricket

brand of aggressive batting thrilled crowds and television audiences alike and his success is reflected in the number of votes he finished ahead of his nearest rival in the poll.
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#Audiences

We all took positions in the council and argued for the cause. Politics and difference of opinion had surfaced during some discussions. However, all the members took part in the discussions and aired their views by restraining themselves within the boundaries of democracy,
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#Politics

I wouldn't like to speculate on how much money it would cost us, but I know it would be substantial.
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#Money

Very few people in the history of the game, either players or administrators, can be said to have changed the game but Kerry Packer can rightly be considered someone who did just that.
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#History

India has shown its interest and so has Pakistan. But personally if possible I would like to see the 2011 World Cup being hosted jointly by the four Asian Test-playing nations - Pakistan, India, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh. It would be something to look forward to and give the game a big boost.
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#Interest

This meeting is an important opportunity for the directors from across our membership base to guide the direction of international cricket on a range of major issues.
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#Direction

There was potential for an impasse on these two issues with several of our members holding strong views. But this approach has allowed us to map out a way forward on these important topics to try and reach consensus.
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#Potential

The six-year cycle will give an opportunity for associate members to play with the full-member countries.
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#Opportunity

There should be a clear rest period for players. The cricket boards must manage cricket and players but they do manage to fill in with some match or the other.
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#Cricket

We have no knowledge of any country not sending its best team. In fact, all member countries are committed to send their best teams available for the championship.
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#Country

I am sure the respective boards will manage their program in the right way to ensure full participation.
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#Participation