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  • I was never in conflict of interest, says Kris Srikkanth 7 hours 58 minutes ago

    "I was never in conflict of interest. I was the ambassador of Chennai Super Kings before I became the chairman of selectors," the former India captain said. ...
  • IPL: Sundar Raman pulled up by SC, questions BCCI's rule 6.2.4 2 days ago

    The Supreme Court on Monday made it clear that BCCI's rule 6.2.4 under which conflict of interest is permissible will be examined and pulled up IPL COO Raman for his silence in the entire issue. ...
  • N Srinivasan runs BCCI like a mafia, says Lalit Modi 1 week ago

    Former IPL chief Lalit Modi tells CNN-IBN that his fight is not against any individual and he wants the entire system to be cleaned up. ...
  • SC proposes high-power committee to cleanse cricket December 9, 2014

    The apex court hinted at setting up a high-powered committee to suggest measures for cleansing the game hit by allegations of betting and spot-fixing. ...
  • Happy on being selected for Australia tour, says KL Rahul December 6, 2014

    Rahul, the 22-year-old batsman from Karnataka, made it to India's 19-member Test squad for the tour of Australia. ...
  • Srikkanth credits selectors for World Cup probables squad December 4, 2014

    Former Indian captain Krishnamachari Srikkanth said the Indian selectors did a fair job in excluding the senior players like Sehwag, Yuvraj, Gambhir, Harbhajan and Zaheer. ...
  • News 360: Centre differs from BJP president, says Saradha scam money not linked to Burdwan blasts December 3, 2014

    In an embarrassment for Bharatiya Janata Party president Amit Shah, the Narendra Modi government on Wednesday contradicted him on the Burdwan blasts by saying there was no link between Saradha chit fund scam money and blasts. ...
  • Emotional farewell for Australian cricketer Phillip Hughes December 3, 2014

    Australia bid an emotional farewell Hughes at a funeral in his hometown with a live coast-to-coast broadcast allowing a nation to unite in celebration and remembrance of the life of a sportsman cut down in his prime. ...
  • All allegations levelled against me are incorrect, says N Srinivasan December 1, 2014

    Srinivasan informed the SC that he had acted swiftly when he got to know about the betting allegations against his son-in-law Gurunath Meiyappan. ...
  • The world mourns untimely death of lion-hearted cricketer Phil Hughes November 28, 2014

    The untimely death of Australian opener Phil Hughes has left a deep void in the cricketing world as tributes pour in from every corner. ...
  • Uncertainty over N Srinivasan and CSK deepens November 27, 2014

    The Supreme Court on Thursday raised questions on the conflict of interest issue arising out of Srinivasan heading the BCCI and also owning IPL franchise CSK. ...
  • Is it time to sack N Srinivasan and disqualify CSK? November 27, 2014

    The Supreme Court on Thursday threw suggestions whether those named in the Mudgal Committee report should be kept out of BCCI elections and CSK should be scrapped from IPL. ...
  • Should N Srinivasan be sacked and CSK barred from IPL? November 27, 2014

    The SC has also asked the BCCI to form a new board leaving aside the four non-players named in the Mudgal report and then taken action against those involved. ...
  • Supreme Court observes Chennai Super Kings should be disqualified November 27, 2014

    The SC observed that amid the conflict of interest mentioned in the Mudgal report, IPL franchise CSK must be disqualified and the ownership details of CSK and India Cements be presented in the court. ...
  • Is helmet to be blamed for Phil Hughes tragedy? November 27, 2014

    CNN-IBN tries to look at the point of impact that led to Hughes' fatal injury and whether an innovation in cricket helmets can avoid such tragedies in future. ...
  • N Srinivasan can't contest BCCI polls? November 27, 2014

    "I am not in a position to make any comment about it, until and unless all the facts come to my knowledge", said K Srikkanth. ...
  • Phil Hughes loses battle with life November 27, 2014

    Cricket fraternity have paid tribute to Australia cricketer Phil Hughes, who has died two days after being hit on the head by a ball. ...
  • SC slams BCCI: Should N Srinivasan step down? November 24, 2014

    Supreme Court asked Srinivasan to address the question of conflict of interest as head of BCCI and also owner of the Indian Premier League franchise Chennai Super Kings. ...
  • The cleanup in cricket has started today: Lalit Modi November 24, 2014

    "We made a mistake to let Srinivasan own a team. Unfortunately we are not able to correct it but the cricket lovers have the right to know the name of the players involved," said Modi. ...
  • BCCI faces Supreme Court's wrath November 24, 2014

    The court asked if a BCCI administrator can own an IPL team and how that does not amount to conflict of interest. ...
  • It wouldn't be wise for me to make a comment on Mudgal report now: Sachin Tendulkar November 24, 2014

    Indian cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar on Monday refused to comment on Justice Mudgal Commitee's report on the 2013 Indian Premier League (IPL) spot-fixing and betting scandal. ...
  • No support from government for aspiring sports persons in Dhoni's Jharkhand November 24, 2014

    Jharkhand may boast of giving the country a successful cricket skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni, but when it comes to sports facilities, the state has failed miserably. Sporting experts in the state said that the government was doing enough to encourage youngsters to work on their talent. ...
  • N Srinivasan requests SC to reinstate him as BCCI president November 21, 2014

    "I voluntarily stepped aside as the BCCI chief pending inquiry by the Mudgal panel. Now that nothing has been found against me, allow me to be reinstated as the BCCI president," he said. ...
  • Modi, Abbott pose with World Cup trophy at Melbourne Cricket Ground November 18, 2014

    PM Narendra Modi attended a reception hosted by his Australian counterpart Tony Abbott at the Melbourne Cricket ground. Modi also posed with the 2015 Cricket world cup trophy. ...
  • Justice Mukul Mudgal report made public by the Supreme Court November 17, 2014

    Findings of the report were made public on Monday that, while sparing Srinivasan and Meiyappan on match-fixing, indicted Raj Kundra for involvement in betting. ...
  • Gurunath Meiyappan: Cricket ethusiast or team owner? November 17, 2014

    CNN-IBN list evidence that shows Gurunath Meiyappan is more than just a cricket enthusiast. ...
  • I will never bet or watch cricket again: Vindoo Dara Singh November 17, 2014

    "I have never lied. I got into a bad habit of betting, which I have now taken out of my system," said Vindoo. ...
  • Srinivasan can't deny he knew about corruption in IPL: Aditya Verma November 17, 2014

    "The Mudgal report clearly says Srinivasan took no steps despite knowing about ongoing corruption in the IPL," said petitioner Verma. ...
  • Leicester Cricket Club looking to tap South Asian talent November 16, 2014

    Leicester Cricket Club trying to get more South Asian players on course to play at the County level in England. ...
  • Challenge in front of N Srinivasan to prove Mudgal report inconsistent November 15, 2014

    Since the Supreme Court has already mentioned N Srinivasan's name in the Mudgal report, it will be a challenge for the ICC Chairman to come clean on the allegation. ...