Giles Clarke poised for third term as ECB chairman

Clarke poised for unprecedented third term as ECB chairman

Giles Clarke is set to continue as chairman of the England and Wales Cricket Board until 2015.

ECB has announced Clarke has been
nominated for the role by the 18 first class counties and Marylebone
Cricket Club for the next term of office up to the organisation's annual
general meeting in 2015.

Top man: ECB chairman Giles Clarke

Top man: ECB chairman Giles Clarke

No other nominations were received and Clarke's candidacy will now be put forward for election by the 41 full members of the ECB. The result will be known in mid-March.

Clarke said: 'I am most grateful and honoured by the First Class Counties and MCC in being re-nominated for the role of ECB Chairman.'