IPL Chairman

  • Patel tells Mumbai cops he can't say anything on Zinta case June 21, 2014

    New Delhi: BCCI Secretary Sanjay Patel on Saturday told Mumbai police that he was not in a position to say anything on the alleged May 30 spat between Preity Zinta and his former boyfriend Ness Wadia as he was not present when the alleged incident took place. Patel said that he...
  • Exclusive: Ranjib Biswal feels honoured to get the IPL chief job October 1, 2013

    CNNIBN's Meha Bhardwaj spoke exclusively to the newly appointed IPL chairman and asked him a variety of questions pertaining to the image of the brand IPL. ...
  • Ranjib Biswal to prepare roadmap to make IPL clean September 30, 2013

    Bhubaneswar: Newlyappointed IPL chairman Ranjib Biswal on Monday said he will soon prepare a roadmap to make IPL matches clean and corruptionfree. "I will try to make IPL a clean cricket tournament. Besides, I will also see that IPL matches will be played in a better way with every passing season,"...
  • Ranjib Biswal is new IPL chairman September 29, 2013

    Chennai: Former national selector Ranjib Biswal was on Sunday appointed the new chairman of the lucrative Indian Premier League (IPL) at the Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI). Biswal has been a longtime loyalist of president Narayanaswami Srinivasan, who was reelected at the...
  • Won't take IPL chairman's post next year: Shukla August 10, 2013

    Jaipur: The BCCI may not have accepted his resignation but Rajeev Shukla on Saturday said he would take up the IPL Chairman's post next year. Talking to PTI during a function here, Shukla, who resigned from the post in the wake of the spotfixing scandal, said Board's interim chief Jagmohan Dalmiya...
  • Shukla's resignation is a late reaction: Kirti Azad June 1, 2013

    Former India cricketers react to IPL chairman Rajeev Shukla's resignation in the wake of the spotfixing scandal. ...
  • Lalit Modi says rules are being bent for some owners May 16, 2013

    New Delhi: Former Indian Premier League (IPL) chief Lalit Modi, while defending himself and his tenure in the IPL, said he had information about matchfixing and spotfixing in the sport and that he had told CEO Sundar Raman about irregularities in IPL. He also said he was attacked and criticised...
  • SRK prompted Lalit Modi's niece Jayati to take up acting April 23, 2013

    Mumbai: Former IPL Chairman Lalit Modi's young niece Jayati, who is making her acting debut with Karan Johar's 'Gippi', says she took up acting because of superstar Shah Rukh Khan. The 17yearold will be seen in Johar's upcoming home production, directed by Sonam Nair. "Whenever I am upset I prefer watching...
  • IPL 5 will be a super success: Rajiv Shukla April 23, 2012

    New Delhi: Rajiv Shukla, the Chairman of the Indian Premier League (IPL), has rejected the media reports that the cricket tournament's popularity has gone down, saying that the IPL 5 will be a super success. Speaking to Karan Thapar on Devil's advocate, he said that the BCCI has taken steps to...
  • No complaint about Eden pitch: Shukla April 15, 2012

    Kolkata: Indian Premier League (IPL) chairman Rajeev Shukla Sunday expressed satisfaction with the Eden Gardens pitch, saying there has been no complaint from any of the sides playing in the tournament. All matches at the Eden have been low scoring with the batsmen having a torrid time on the slow...
  • Modi claims dismissal of court bankruptcy order April 11, 2012

    London: Former IPL chairman Lalit Modi on Wednesday claimed that the bankruptcy order against him over unpaid bills allegedly owed to a private security firm has been annulled in the High Court here. A London court had in February passed the bankruptcy order that Modi owed unpaid bills of 65,000...