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  • Jagmohan Dalmiya lauds India's 'outstanding' WC performance 23 minutes ago

    The disappointment of a semi-final exit notwithstanding, BCCI President Jagmohan Dalmiya on Friday congratulated the Indian cricket team for its "stupendous" World Cup performance, saying that Mahendra Singh Dhoni's men put up an outstanding show. India, the defending champions, were knocked out of the World Cup following a 95-run semifinal loss...
  • Jagmohan Dalmiya lauds Team India's 'outstanding' World Cup performance 10 hours 11 minutes ago

    New Delhi: The disappointment of a semi-final exit notwithstanding, BCCI President Jagmohan Dalmiya on Friday congratulated the Indian cricket team for its "stupendous" World Cup performance, saying that Mahendra Singh Dhoni's men put up an outstanding show. India, the defending champions, were knocked out of the World Cup following a 95-run...
  • New BCCI regime prefers status quo on Decision Review System 2 days ago

    New Delhi: A change of guard at the BCCI has not changed the Board's view on the controversial Decision Review System (DRS) with the powerful body saying it cannot accept the technology in its current state. India are the only team which have refused to use DRS in bilateral series ever...
  • BCCI asks Mustafa Kamal to raise 'poor umpiring' issue at ICC meeting 1 week ago

    New Delhi: Even as Bangladesh expressed outrage over the Rohit Sharma 'no-ball' controversy during their World Cup quarterfinal defeat to India, the BCCI on Saturday asked ICC President Mustafa Kamal who criticised "poor umpiring" in that match, to raise the issue before the world body. Claiming to speak as a fan,...
  • World Cup 2015: Three local coaches behind Team India' success March 17, 2015

    During the recent Test series, one of the Channel Nine commentators admitted that he didn't have the faintest idea who India's bowling coach was. While that was an indictment of how far Nine's once-august standards have fallen, it also should have come as no surprise. If Bharat Arun walked down...
  • PCB is interested in reviving Indo-Pak series: BCCI secretary Anurag Thakur March 12, 2015

    Newly-elected BCCI secretary Anurag Thakur on Thursday said Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chief Sharyar Khan was interested in reviving the India-Pakistan series during their meet earlier this week. "During our talk, we raised the issue of the Pakistan-India series. We just initiated the talks and he initiated his view point and...
  • RCA vs BCCI: Rajasthan HC orders sealing of RCA office March 12, 2015

    Asking the Chairman of Sports Council for an explanation, the Rajasthan High Court has ordered the sealing of Rajasthan Cricket Association (RCA) office after Lalit Modi was on March 9 removed from the post of RCA president through a no-confidence motion. The HC on Thursday directed the Chairman of Sports Council...
  • PCB counting on MoU with BCCI to earn max revenues: Shaharyar Khan March 11, 2015

    Karachi: Pakistan Cricket Board chairman, Shaharyar Khan has said that the PCB is counting on its Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Indian Cricket Board to be implemented to earn maximum revenues from its sale of media rights. He also told a news conference in Lahore on Wednesday after returning from...
  • BCCI may ban India players from signing autographs: reports March 10, 2015

    India's cricketers have been asked not to give autographs to fans during matches because of fears they will pass on illegal information to bookmakers, a newspaper report said on Monday. The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is under pressure to crack down on corruption following a series of...
  • No decision taken on cheerleaders, says IPL chairman March 10, 2015

    IPL chairman Ranjib Biswal on Tuesday said that no decision has been taken yet on banning cheerleaders from the popular T20 league. "We have not taken any decision on banning cheerleaders from the IPL and after parties are already not there," Biswal told PTI. The cheerleaders have been a regular feature at...
  • IPL: BCCI mulls banning cheerleaders, after-match parties March 9, 2015

    New Delhi: The Board of Cricket Control in India (BCCI) is mulling over the idea of no after-match parties and cheerleaders in the next edition of Indian Premier League (IPL) as they look to restore the reputation of the Tournament. Sources told CNN-IBN that the BCCI has proposed banning the two...
  • World Cup 2015: PCB chief meets BCCI secretary in Delhi March 9, 2015

    New Delhi: PCB chief Shahryar Khan met BCCI secretary Anurag Thakur here with both officials calling it a "courtesy interaction". Khan had told PTI last week that he was coming to India to meet the newly elected office-bearers at BCCI including president Jagmohan Dalmiya with focus on revival of cricketing ties...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories March 5, 2015

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  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay March 5, 2015

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  • News 360: BBC airs controversial documentary 'India's Daughter', government servers legal notice March 5, 2015

    Government has asked video sharing website YouTube to remove the controversial BBC documentary on Delhi gangrape, saying that it is a very sensitive matter. Despite the Indian Government's protest, BBC went ahead and released the documentary on Wednesday night in the UK and also uploaded it on the YouTube. ...
  • World Cup 2015: BCCI warns Virat Kohli for misbehaving with media March 5, 2015

    The Board of Control for Cricket in India has taken note of the incident that occurred at Perth a couple of days ago and has warned Virat Kohli for the incident which involved an Indian journalist at the receiving end of Kohli's abuses. Kohli has been told by the board to...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories March 4, 2015

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  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay March 4, 2015

    Catch the day's top stories with Palki S Upadhyay on India @ 9. ...
  • Anurag Thakur's priorities: Repair BCCI's image, play more Tests March 4, 2015

    New Delhi: Cleaning up the battered image of the BCCI, taking international cricket to new venues around the country and ensuring that India play more Tests top the priority list of newly-elected Board Secretary Anurag Thakur. Thakur, who has been a cricket administrator for 15 years besides being a BJP MP,...
  • World Cup: Journalist files official complaint against Virat Kohli March 4, 2015

    The controversy surrounding Virat Kohli's abusive behaviour with an Indian journalist refused to subside on Wednesday despite the team management's efforts to play it down with complaints being made to the ICC and BCCI about the episode. ...
  • Restoring BCCI's image my first priority, says Jagmohan Dalmiya March 4, 2015

    Kolkata: Asserting that restoring the BCCI's image was his first priority, newly elected Indian cricket board president Jagmohan Dalmiya on Wednesday called for properly conducting the Indian Premier League (IPL). "My first priority is to ensure that the image of the BCCI is restored. Also, we would have to make certain...
  • World Cup: Virat Kohli's abusive behaviour reported to ICC and BCCI March 4, 2015

    Perth/New Delhi: The controversy surrounding Virat Kohli's abusive behaviour with an Indian journalist refused to subside on Wednesday despite the team management's efforts to play it down with complaints being made to the ICC and BCCI about the episode. The BCCI Secretary Anurag Thakur said that it was a case of...
  • Sourav Ganguly hails Jagmohan Dalmiya's return as BCCI chief March 3, 2015

    Kolkata: Former India captain Sourav Ganguly on Tuesday hailed the return of Jagmohan Dalmiya as BCCI president and said the seasoned cricket administrator will fulfil all the expectations. "He knows (things) better than anybody else. He will do all the right things. He will fulfil all the expectations," Ganguly said. There were...
  • PCB chief to meet Jagmohan Dalmiya, seeks stamp on bilateral series March 3, 2015

    New Delhi: PCB chairman Shahryar Khan has welcomed the return of 'old friend' Jagmohan Dalmiya to the BCCI helm and said that he will be visiting India later in the week to seek confirmation from his counterpart on the planned series between the two countries from 2015 to 2023. Both Dalmiya...
  • IPL promoters face 'closer scrutiny' of transactions March 3, 2015

    Kochi: The newly-elected BCCI vice president on tuesday said there will be a "closer scrutiny" of financial transactions of IPL teams' promoters to make the "world's biggest cricket event" a transparent affair. A day after he was elected as BCCI vice president, IPL governing council member T C Mathew said all...
  • Those who expelled me are now cheering for me, says Jagmohan Dalmiya March 3, 2015

    Kolkata: Having got the backing of both the N.Srinivasan and Sharad Pawar factions of the BCCI, the newly-elected cricket board chief Jagmohan Dalmiya said on Monday night that those who had once expelled him were now cheering for him. "Those who had once expelled me (from the cricket board) are now...
  • West Zone units are free to move to court: Shivlal Yadav March 2, 2015

    Chennai: Some West Zone units might have been contemplating moving to court to challenge the BCCI elections but Shivlal Yadav, who chaired Monday's AGM, was unfazed as he said people are free to knock the doors of the judiciary. Baroda Cricket Association representative Rakesh Parikh was disqualified from voting as two...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories March 2, 2015

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  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay March 2, 2015

    Catch the day's top stories with Palki S Upadhyay on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: J&K CM Mufti says Afzal Guru's hanging travesty of justice; BJP distances itself March 2, 2015

    A group of People's Democratoc Party (PDP) MLAs on Monday fired another salvo at its coalition partner Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) calling the hanging of terrorist Afzal Guru issue as "a travesty of justice". The issue is sure to embarrass the PDP leadership too and expose chinks in the relations...