BCCI President

  • IPL Scandal: BCCI face another probe panel as SC resumes hearing April 29, 2014

    After giving his consent last week to continue probe into the Indian Premier League (IPL) spot-fixing and betting scandal, Justice Mukul Mudgal is expected to propose his panel in the Supreme Court as the apex body resumes hearing the case on Tuesday. On April 22, the Supreme Court rejected BCCI's proposed...
  • Is N Srinivasan on the verge of becoming 'former' BCCI president? March 25, 2014

    He managed to pull it off with clout, earned another year in the BCCI office and then sat down to lay out the plan for conquering the ICC chair. The strategy was cleverly devised. Twelve months was good enough time for N Srinivasan to get Australia and England on his...
  • Shashank Manohar slams Srinivasan, says he must quit October 3, 2013

    In an interview to 'Mumbai Mirror', the former BCCI chief called Srinivasan an 'autocrat' who only worries about his personal interests. ...
  • Autocrat Srinivasan shouldn't be BCCI president: Shashank Manohar October 3, 2013

    New Delhi: Former president of the BCCI Shashank Manohar has lashed out at the board's re-elected president N Srinivasan, saying that the India Cements boss should not hold office in light of the IPL spot-fixing and betting scandal that has blemished the image of Indian cricket. Talking to Mumbai Mirror, Manohar...
  • You can't push me out, says a defiant N Srinivasan September 21, 2013

    "Why should I step aside? I'm not disqualified," said the BCCI chief when asked if he would quit following the chargesheet against Gurunath Meiyappan. ...
  • Move afoot to bring Manohar to take on Srinivasan September 19, 2013

    New Delhi: The disgruntled murmurs have amplified into stronger voices of dissent as the BCCI looks ahead to what could be one of the most factitious Annual General body Meeting (AGM) in the history of the Indian cricket board. A move is afoot to put forward a 'clean' and 'credible'...
  • Despite opposition, N Srinivasan keen to head BCCI: sources August 28, 2013

    New Delhi: Another flashpoint appears to be on the cards at the BCCI's working committee meeting on Sunday, with sources telling CNN-IBN that N Srinivasan is keen to attend the meeting. It appears Srinivasan is now insistent on taking charge of the BCCI regardless of the verdict the Supreme Court...
  • People are jealous of CSK because we have Dhoni: Srinivasan July 26, 2013

    Chennai: BCCI president N Srinivasan, who has stepped aside from his post in the wake of the IPL spot-fixing scandal, on Friday took potshots at his detractors, saying they were "jealous" as he was able to rope in Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni to lead his IPL franchise Chennai Super...
  • Indian cricket fans disillusioned by IPL spot-fixing, BCCI controversy: Poll June 4, 2013

    The IPL 6 spot-fixing and betting controversy has raised many questions about the BCCI as well as the current state of Indian cricket, and as revealed by an opinion poll conducted by CNN-IBN recently, the overwhelming response is one of disillusionment towards the governing body of the sport in India. ...
  • Dalmiya faces an uphill task, fate of BCCI probe panel uncertain June 4, 2013

    New Delhi: The new week begins with a massive challenge confronting the officials of the BCCI. Credibility is at an all time low with the faith of fans shattered. After the heat and dust of Sunday's meet, officials of the Indian cricket board are crossing their fingers for a period...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai June 2, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • I'll do Jagdale, Shirke's work if they don't rejoin: Jagmohan Dalmiya June 2, 2013

    Chennai: Unfazed by the decision of Secretary Sanjay Jagdale and Treasurer Ajay Shirke not to withdraw their resignation, head of BCCI's interim set-up Jagmohan Dalmiya on Sunday said if they did not join duty, he may have to do their work. "If they (Jagdale and Shirke) come back they will discharge...
  • Jagmohan Dalmiya: The man who refuses to stay in the shadows June 3, 2013

    New Delhi: Jagmohan Dalmiya has returned to the corridors of power after BCCI president N Srinivasan, in an emergency meeting in Chennai on Sunday, distanced himself from the job and letting the former International Cricket Council (ICC) president into the breach until the spot-fixing probe is over. The 73-year-old Dalmiya,...
  • Srinivasan distances himself, Dalmiya named interim BCCI boss June 2, 2013

    Chennai: In an extraordinary situation of affairs, embattled BCCI president N Srinivasan had said that he will relieve himself from his duties until September 30, during which time former ICC president Jagmohan Dalmiya will take over as the interim chief - a provision, however, that does not exist within the...
  • Srinivasan being asked to step aside unconditionally: BCCI sources June 2, 2013

    New Delhi: Board Of Control For Cricket In India (BCCI) President N Srinivasan is being asked to step aside unconditional, according to sources in the board. BCCI sources say they will not push for Srinivasan's resignation or impeachment but will ask Srinivasan to step aside till the inquiry into his...
  • Received no warning from the ICC about Meiyappan: Srinivasan May 31, 2013

    New Delhi: BCCI president N Srinivasan has outrightly denied that the ICC warned the Indian board about his arrested son-in-law and Chennai Super Kings' CEO and Team Principal Gurunath Meiyappan's links with bookies. "I have received no information from the ICC," he said after CNN-IBN accessed the transcripts of conversation between...
  • May quit if no board meeting is called: BCCI treasurer Ajay Shirke May 31, 2013

    BCCI treasurer Ajay Shirke has told CNN-IBN that he might quit on moral grounds if no board meeting is called over the Gurunath Meiyappan investigation in the IPL betting and spot-fixing scandal. The BCCI's credibility has taken a hit and Shirke is also calling for BCCI chief N Srinivasan's resignation. ...
  • More voices come out against Srinivasan, say he must quit May 30, 2013

    New Delhi: BCCI President N Srinivasan is under increasing pressure to resign in view of the IPL spot-fixing and betting probe and his son-in-law Gurunath Meiyappan's alleged involvement in the case. The Goa Cricket Association has now asked the board chief to resign pending an inquiry. "I think Srinivasan should step...
  • More pressure will be applied on Srinivasan to quit: BCCI sources May 30, 2013

    New Delhi: More pressure will be applied on BCCI President N Srinivasan to step aside over the next two days in view of the ongoing probe into the IPL spot-fixing and betting scandal. Sources say more board members may speak out against him in the coming days. BCCI sources say office...
  • Don't jump to conclusions: BCCI treasurer May 29, 2013

    The BCCI treasurer also insisted that the spot-fixing inquiry will not in any way be influenced by the Indian board. ...
  • IPL scandal: Srinivasan defiant as pressure mounts on him to quit as BCCI chief May 29, 2013

    New Delhi: Pressure is mounting on BCCI chief N Srinivasan to quit in view of the IPL scandal probe. Not just politicians, but now even BCCI members and the Sports Ministry have come up with the view that Srinivasan should resign pending inquiry against his son-in-law Gurunath Meiyappan in the...
  • BCCI chief Srinivasan rejects Shukla, Jaitley's advice to 'step aside' May 29, 2013

    New Delhi: Amid growing clamour for BCCI chief N Srinivasan's resignation in the wake of spot-fixing and betting allegations against his son-in-law Gurunath Meiyappan, IPL Commissioner Rajeev Shukla on Wednesday suggested that Srinivasan should 'step aside' from the probe till the investigation is over. However, Srinivasan stayed defiant and said that...
  • The Last Word: Should Srinivasan resign as president of BCCI? May 27, 2013

    BCCI President N Srinivasan continues to remain defiant saying he has done nothing wrong and has no reason to resign. ...
  • BCCI chief N Srinivasan is being a bully: SP leader Naresh Agarwal May 27, 2013

    Samajwadi Party leader Naresh Agarwal said BCCI chief N Srinivasan must quit following his son-in-law Gurunath Meiyappan's arrest over the IPL betting and spot-fixing case. ...
  • I have no reason to resign, says BCCI chief N Srinivasan May 27, 2013

    BCCI President N Srinivasan continues to remain defiant saying he has done nothing wrong and has no reason to resign. ...
  • IPL: Police find visiting cards that identify Meiyappan as CSK team principal May 27, 2013

    Chennai: A Mumbai Police team conducted a search at Gurunath Meiyappan's residence in Chennai on Sunday and the police officials were later seen taking away packets of documents after the raids were over. Among the items recovered are his visiting cards that identify him as Team Principal, Chennai Super Kings...
  • BCCI president Srinivasan may quit if Meiyappan is arrested: sources May 24, 2013

    New Delhi: Developments in the IPL spot-fixing scandal moved at a frantic pace on Friday, with sources telling CNN-IBN that BCCI chief N Srinivasan may step down if his son-in-law and Chennai Super Kings CEO Gurunath Meiyappan is arrested. Meiyappan has been summoned for questioning by the Mumbai Police after arrested...
  • Spot-fixing: Who is Gurunath Meiyappan? May 22, 2013

    New Delhi: The spot-fixing tsunami threatens to sweep the top brass of the BCCI after the name of board president N Srinivasan's son-in-law Gurunath Meiyappan cropped up on Wednesday during Mumbai Police's investigation into the case. Gurunath is married to Srinivasan's daughter Rupa who is the director of India Cements...
  • BCCI president's son-in-law to be questioned by police: sources May 22, 2013

    New Delhi: The spot-fixing net has reportedly widened to trap BCCI president N Srinivasan's family, with sources telling CNN-IBN that Srinivasan's son-in-law Gurunath Meiyappan will be questioned by Mumbai Police. Gurunath Meiyappan is the Team Principal and CEO of the IPL franchise Chennai Super Kings that is owned by his father-in-law...
  • IPL not fixed, send guilty to jail: BCCI chief N Srinivasan May 18, 2013

    New Delhi: BCCI President N Srinivasan came down hard on the players arrested in the spot-fixing case, telling CNN-IBN's Karan Thapar that those found guilty should be sent to jail, while vehemently denying that the Indian Premier League was fixed. "Every punishment is little for them. If these players are found...