GOVERNING COUNCIL

  • IPL governing council to meet on October 20 1 week ago

    The schedule of the eighth edition of the Indian Premier League is likely to be announced at its Governing Council meeting to be held in the city ahead of India-West Indies final ODI on October 20. With Kolkata Knight Riders being the defending champions, the city will once again get to...
  • IPL 7 final to stay in Bangalore despite MCA plea May 18, 2014

    Mumbai: Mumbai Cricket Association's promise to comply with all the conditions notwithstanding, the Indian Premier League's Governing Council has decided that the June 1 final of the T20 tournament would be held in Bangalore as announced earlier. "The GC had a conference call last night and after a lot of deliberation...
  • IPL Governing Council defers decision on MCA letter May 13, 2014

    Mumbai: The IPL Governing Council deferred its decision over the protest letter it has received from the Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA) against the shifting of the cashrich league's final from Wankhede to M Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bangalore. "No decision was taken today," interim BCCIIPL president Sunil Gavaskar told the waiting reporters...
  • BCCI shifts IPL 2014 final from Mumbai to Bangalore May 10, 2014

    New Delhi: The Mumbai Cricket Association on Saturday got a jolt as the IPL Governing Council decided to shift the final of the highprofile event on June 1 from Wankhede Stadium to Bangalore's Chinnaswamy Stadium. Although the BCCI press release did not specify the reason for shifting the final, a top...
  • IPL 7 will see fewer foreign players: report December 3, 2013

    New Delhi: The number of overseas players in the Indian Premier League (IPL) is expected to come down to nine from 11, media reports suggested on Tuesday after the conclusion of the meeting between IPL Governing Council and the team franchises in Singapore. New IPL chairman Ranjib Biswal seems to be...
  • IPL salary cap fixed at a whopping Rs 60 crore: report November 30, 2013

    The franchise workshop for the seventh season of the Indian Premier League (IPL) got underway in Singapore on Friday, and according to Mumbai Mirror the Governing Council of the IPL has proposed a salary cap of Rs 60 crore for the IPL 7 auction. A fresh auction is due before the...
  • IPL Governing Council to discuss Ranjib Biswal's roadmap on October 6 October 2, 2013

    Bhubaneswar: Newlyappointed IPL Chairman Ranjib Biswal on Wednesday said the roadmap he prepared to make the tournament clean and corruptionfree would be placed before the event's Governing Council at its meeting scheduled to be held in Delhi on October 6. "I have something in mind. I will share this with members...
  • BCCI to appeal against HC order, Dalmiya stays interim chief August 2, 2013

    After its meeting in New Delhi on Friday, the IPL Governing Council has decided to challenge the Bombay High Court's order that termed its twomember panel to probe the IPL spotfixing scandal as illegal, while requesting Jagmohan Dalmiya to continue as the interim BCCI president. In a press release sent out...
  • BCCI meet called off after members oppose Srinivasan's presence as chair August 2, 2013

    New Delhi: The fault lines within the richest cricket board in the world appear to have deepened with the BCCI's Working Committee meeting being called off here on Friday after opposition to N Srinivasan's presence at the IPL meet. According to sources, several IPL governing council members present opposed the...
  • I believe the IPL should be shorter: Gaurav Kalra May 10, 2013

    Does the IPL need to reinvent itself or is the current model sustainable in future seasons as well? CNNIBN's sports editor Gaurav Kalra joined IBNLive readers for an interaction on the issue. Q. What according to you can be done to make IPL a more improved tournament for cricket and cricketers?...
  • IPL GC likely to shift knockout matches from Chennai April 20, 2013

    New Delhi: The IPL Governing Council is likely to shift the Qualifier and Eliminator matches from Chennai in order to allow respective teams with Sri Lankan players, freedom to choose their best playing eleven. The members of the IPL governing council will be meeting in Chennai on Monday to decide the...
  • IPL GC discusses Deccan future in meeting October 17, 2012

    Mumbai: The IPL governing council met here on Wednesday to discuss various issues related to the termination of cashstrapped Deccan Chargers and matters regarding to its new franchise for which tenders have been floated. The committee which met at the BCCI headquarters discussed indepth the legal ramifications of the Deccan Chargers...
  • IPL Governing Council to meet on Wednesday October 15, 2012

    Mumbai: The IPL Governing Council will meet here on October 17 following BCCI's monthlong legal battle against Deccan Chargers over the decision to terminate the IPL franchise for breach of contract. "There is a meeting of the IPL Governing Council in Mumbai on October 17th. I don't know any other details,"...
  • Deccan told to sort out mess in two weeks August 14, 2012

    New Delhi: The IPL Governing Council on Tuesday gave 14 days time to Deccan Chargers to set their house in order after the BCCI learnt that the Hyderabadbased franchise has mortgaged their team to some banks to deal with their present crisis. "The governing council heard both sidesthe franchise owners as...
  • IPL Governing Council to meet on Tuesday June 11, 2012

    Mumbai: The Governing Council of the Indian Premier League, headed by Rajiv Shukla, will meet in Mumbai on Tuesday to take stock of the last edition of the tournament that concluded on May 27. "It's a normal meeting, a followup of the tournament," said Cricket Board's Chief Administrative Officer Ratnkar...
  • Governing Council to hold review after IPL ends May 22, 2012

    Chandigarh: A senior member of the Indian Premier League Governing Council (GC) on Tuesday said that the GC will hold a review meeting to take stock of the IPL once it is over so that the offfield controversies that rocked the cashrich Twenty20 league do not happen in future. MP Pandove,...
  • IPL GC to have teleconference on fixing issue May 15, 2012

    New Delhi: The IPL's Governing Council will have a teleconference this afternoon to discuss the television sting operation which claims to have blown the lid off "murky deals" in the cashrich T20 league. IPL chairman Rajiv Shukla said strict action would be taken if any player is found to be involved...
  • 76 games in IPL5, Kochi players up for auction December 11, 2011

    Chennai: The players' auction for the fifth edition of the Indian Premier League will be held in late January or early February and the teams will play their games on a homeandaway basis, with each of the nine franchises playing 16 games. The change means that the cashrich Twenty20 tournament reverts...
  • IPL discusses Modi's 'financial irregularities' June 25, 2010

    Mumbai: The walls seem to be closing in alarmingly around sacked IPL Commissioner Lalit Modi. CNNIBN learns that in the IPL governing council meeting here on Friday, the members were apprised of Modi's alleged financial irregularities and involvement in the rigging of bids for the original franchise auction in 2008. While...
  • BCCI to take IPL franchises into confidence June 24, 2010

    Mumbai: This will be the first meeting after the conclusion of the third IPL season. There are indications that this meeting will be followed by the Governing Council meeting. All the happenings that led to Modi's suspension are expected to be presented. The BCCI officials would seek views of all...
  • Modi ready for challenge, will attend BCCI meet April 25, 2010

    New Delhi: Lalit Modi, chairman and commissioner of the Indian Premier League (IPL), will attend Monday's Governing Council (GC) meeting with a singlepoint agenda of hearing charges against him and any other GC member, Modi's office said on Sunday afternoon. The move has taken the influential GC members by surprise as...
  • Modi vs BCCI war nears final overs April 25, 2010

    New Delhi: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) versus Lalit Modi war is nearing its final overs. The IPL Commissioner has dared the BCCI to sack him if needed in Mondays Governing Council meet. "Wait for the IPL to finish, I will reveal the men who have...