Calcutta: Hugh Morris has confirmed his intention to stand down as managing director, England cricket, at England and Wales Cricket Board and will shortly take up the role as chief executive and director of cricket at Glamorgan County Cricket Club.
Morris, 49, joined the ECB in November 1997 at the end of his playing career with Glamorgan. He was initially ECB technical director and has subsequently served as managing director — England cricket since September 2007.
He has also served as ECB performance director and as well as acting ECB chief executive in 2004.
During his time with ECB he has not only been responsible for overseeing the most successful period of the England team in the modern era but also in revamping the ECB coaching and science and medicine programmes.