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ICC launches CatchTheSpirit.com to celebrate 100 years of international cricket

by Satrajit Sen

International Cricket Council (ICC) has launched CatchTheSpirit.com to celebrate 100 years of international cricket. Designed by Mumbai-based Sportz Interactive, CatchTheSpirit.com hosts news, blog-posts by ICC officials, schedule of international cricket matches to be played in 2009 and video interviews of various players.

by Satrajit Sen

International Cricket Council (ICC) has launched CatchTheSpirit.com to celebrate 100 years of international cricket. Designed by Mumbai-based Sportz Interactive, CatchTheSpirit.com hosts news, blog-posts by ICC officials, schedule of international cricket matches to be played in 2009 and video interviews of various players.

“The website also serves as a portal for the various programmes launched by ICC to celebrate a century of international cricket. The programmes include ICC Cricket Hall of Fame launched in association with Federation of International Cricketers Associations (FICA), and ICC Centenary Medal, which will be awarded to 1000 volunteers, who have demonstrated exceptional commitment to the game, over the course of the year,” an ICC spokesperson has told AlooTechie.

CatchTheSpirit.com is claimed to get over 600,000 page visits per day. The website was launched on January 2, 2009. The website is being promoted through different channels including the ICC corporate site and the ICC Cricket quarterly magazine. There is also an ICC Catch the Spirit page on social networking site Facebook and a Centenary page on photo sharing site Flickr. According to ICC, the website will be live during the ICC Centenary and will be live till January 2010.

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