Jagmohan Dalmiya

  • All is not lost after SC's stern observations, says Jagmohan Dalmiya 28-03-2014 12:08 AM

    Kolkata: Admitting that Indian cricket is at crossroads, seasoned administrator Jagmohan Dalmiya said on Thursday that the "paradise was not lost" and cricket's glory could be brought back if they worked towards clearing the mess in the game. Reacting to Supreme Court's stern observations on the Mudgal Committee report on...
  • IPL Probe Commission meets Ganguly, Dalmiya in Kolkata 19-01-2014 06:28 PM

    New Delhi: The IPL Probe Commission led by Retd Justice Mukul Mudgal met former India captain Sourav Ganguly and former BCCI president Jagmohan Dalmiya in Kolkata on Friday. According to a media release issued by the BCCI, the committee also met senior journalist Kishore Bhimani, cricket historian Boria Majumdar and...
  • Tailor-made track for Tendulkar's last Test at Eden 16-10-2013 10:39 AM

    Curtains on India's most iconic cricket career will come down with the two-Test series against West Indies, and it seems the whole of India is bracing itself for the occasion, trying to contribute in making Sachin Tendulkar's last chapter a memorable read - and the Eden Gardens curator Prabir Mukherjee...
  • CAB will make Sachin Tendulkar's penultimate match memorable: Dalmiya 15-10-2013 04:36 PM

    Kolkata: Upbeat at getting Sachin Tendulkar's penultimate Test of his career at Eden Gardens, Cricket Association of Bengal president Jagmohan Dalmiya on Tuesday promised that CAB would make it a memorable one. "We will definitely plan things to make it memorable for the star Indian cricketer. The CAB would meet...
  • Dalmiya hopes Sachin Tendulkar will remain associated with cricket 10-10-2013 09:03 PM

    Kolkata: Former ICC chairman Jagmohan Dalmiya on Thursday hoped that batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar will continue to remain associated with cricket after retirement. Reacting on Tendulkar's decision to retire after his 200th Test, Dalmiya said, "I wish him all the best in his 200th Test and I hope he will...
  • BCCI meet: Dalmiya left in cold, to continue as NED chief 29-09-2013 05:03 PM

    New Delhi: He had bailed out N Srinivasan at his most critical juncture but former ICC and BCCI president Jagmohan Dalmiya has been left in the lurch if the various sub-committees formed at Sunday's BCCI's Annual General Meeting is any indication. The veteran administrator has been re-named as the chairman...
  • BCCI to discuss Hot Spot at ICC meet in Dubai 14-09-2013 11:51 PM

    Kolkata: BCCI interim chief Jagmohan Dalmiya on Saturday said the Board would discuss Warren Brennan's observation on Hot Spot technology at the ICC's chief executive's meeting on September 16 and 17. "(Board secretary) Sanjay Patel would discuss Brennan's observation that protecting coatings on bats prevent edges being detected. The Board...
  • It's a victory for cricket, says Jagmohan Dalmiya 13-09-2013 10:52 PM

    Kolkata: Hailing the BCCI disciplinary committee's decision to punish corrupt players on IPL spot-fixing scandal, the Indian Cricket Board interim chief Jagmohan Dalmiya on Friday said it's a victory of the sport. "From the very first day (after the IPL scandal broke out), I had voiced concerns for clean-up of...
  • BCCI arranging a back-up series to substitute SA tour? 13-09-2013 04:10 PM

    New Delhi: A tri-nation ODI series between India, Sri Lanka and Pakistan may replace India's jeopardised tour of South Africa, Cricinfo reported on Friday. India are scheduled to tour SA later this year but the trip is under a cloud due to difference between the two boards. Officials from the...
  • No deadlock with CSA, says Dalmiya 06-09-2013 11:03 PM

    Kolkata: BCCI interim chief Jagmohan Dalmiya on Friday reiterated that there was no deadlock with Cricket South Africa over India's year end tour to South Africa. "The tour was never off and there was no issue or deadlock (with the CSA). We have a couple of home series (vs Australia...
  • It would be nice if Lorgat apologises: Dalmiya 04-09-2013 10:17 PM

    Kolkata: BCCI interim chief Jagmohan Dalmiya on Wednesday said it would be nice if Cricket South Africa's new CEO Haroon Lorgat apologises to the Indian Board to iron out differences between the two Boards. The BCCI, which had clashed with Lorgat on a number of issues during the latter's tenure...
  • BCCI approves strict anti-corruption measures for CLT20 01-09-2013 04:27 PM

    New Delhi: The BCCI in its working committee meeting on Sunday approved its interim chief Jagmohan Dalmiya's suggestions for anti-corruption steps to be taken during the Champions League Twenty20 tournament to be played this month. BCCI working committee met in Chennai, where a number of these measures were discussed and...
  • Srinivasan steps aside voluntarily, Dalmiya to head BCCI till next AGM 01-09-2013 02:24 PM

    Kolkata: The drama surrounding whether N Srinivasan will chair the BCCI working committee meet ended here on Sunday when fearing legal repercussions, he decided to voluntarily step backwards. BCCI has set September 29 as the date for its Annual General Meeting (AGM) in Chennai. Jagmohan Dalmiya will remain the interim...
  • BCCI working committee to meet in Kolkata on Sunday 27-08-2013 05:04 PM

    Mumbai: Just under a month after its previous sitting in Delhi had to be adjourned on a technicality, the Cricket Board's working committee is to meet in Kolkata on Sunday. "The Working Committee is to meet in Kolkata on September 1. This is the last meeting of the committee before...
  • Jagmohan Dalmiya hails India A's tri-series victory 14-08-2013 11:01 PM

    Kolkata: After India A's tri-Series triumph in South Africa, BCCI interim chief Jagmohan Dalmiya on Wednesday praised the team's performance. "I congratulate all the members of the India A team for winning the tri-Series final in South Africa," Dalmiya said in a congratulatory message. Close on the heels of Team...
  • BCCI likely to move court in NCA land-deal controversy 13-08-2013 10:12 PM

    Kolkata: The BCCI is contemplating to move the court over the murky National Cricket Academy land deal, interim chief Jagmohan Dalmiya said here on Tuesday. "I am hearing two three things. We had a Working Committee Meeting here where the subject was raised. It has been advised to look into...
  • Won't take IPL chairman's post next year: Shukla 10-08-2013 04:32 PM

    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 spot-fixing scandal, said Board's interim chief Jagmohan...
  • India will accept DRS when it's foolproof, says Dalmiya 07-08-2013 04:33 PM

    New Delhi: India will accept the Decision Review System (DRS) only when it becomes "foolproof," the Board of Control for Cricket in India's (BCCI) interim president said in an interview published on Wednesday. India was part of the first-ever Test series featuring the DRS in Sri Lanka five years ago...
  • BCCI to appeal against HC order, Dalmiya stays interim chief 02-08-2013 02:48 PM

    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 two-member panel to probe the IPL spot-fixing scandal as illegal, while requesting Jagmohan Dalmiya to continue as the interim BCCI president. In a press release sent...
  • BCCI meet called off after members oppose Srinivasan's presence as chair 02-08-2013 01:26 PM

    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...
  • Jagmohan Dalmiya re-elected CAB president 31-07-2013 07:19 PM

    Kolkata: Seasoned sports administrator and Indian cricket board acting chief Jagmohan Dalmiya was on Wednesday re-elected unopposed for another term as Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) president. The 82nd Annual General Meeting of the CAB at the Eden Gardens was a drab affair with the official panel winning unchallenged. Subir...
  • We've been put in an embarrassing position: Dalmiya 30-07-2013 08:12 PM

    Kolkata: Interim chief of the BCCI Jagmohan Dalmiya admitted that Bombay High Court's verdict of terming the two-member probe panel "illegal and unconstitutional" has put them in an "embarrassing position." Questioned on the impending crisis that has rocked the cricket board, a perturbed Dalmiya said, "I do not know how...
  • Yet to receive a copy of high court order: Dalmiya 30-07-2013 06:37 PM

    Kolkata: Indian cricket board's interim chief Jagmohan Dalmiya on Tuesday said he was yet to receive a copy of the order of the Bombay High Court which termed as illegal the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) panel that was probing the betting and spot-fixing scandal in the...
  • Dalmiya set to be re-elected CAB president unopposed 30-07-2013 04:18 PM

    Kolkata: BCCI interim chief Jagmohan Dalmiya is set to be elected unopposed in a straightforward affair at the Cricket Association of Bengal's 82nd Annual General Meeting on Wednesday. Dalmiya, who faced a contestant in Samar Paul in the last year's AGM, and his entourage have no opposition as the office-bearers...
  • Disturbed BCCI discusses High Court order's ramifications 30-07-2013 03:54 PM

    New Delhi: Rattled by the Bombay High Court order declaring BCCI's two-member probe panel to look into the IPL spot-fixing scandal as "illegal", the Board's top officials were On Tuesday engaged in hectic discussions to chalk out the future course of action. Hearing a Public Interest Litigation filed by the...
  • Dalmiya hails India's hat-trick of triumphs 29-07-2013 07:47 PM

    Kolkata: BCCI interim chief Jagmohan Dalmiya on Monday congratulated Team India for sealing the ODI series in Zimbabwe. Terming it a hattrick of triumphs, Dalmiya said in a statement, "I congratulate the Indian cricket team for yet another series victory abroad." "The fact that they are putting up a good...
  • Nothing will be swept under carpet: Dalmiya 28-07-2013 05:30 PM

    Kolkata: BCCI's interim President Jagmohan Dalmiya on Sunday promised that there will be no cover-up in the probe into the alleged conflict of interests issue over MS Dhoni holding stakes in a sports management firm that manages him and several other Indian cricketers. Dhoni found himself in the middle of...
  • Srinivasan not to attend BCCI working committee meeting 18-07-2013 06:33 PM

    Kolkata: Under-fire BCCI president N Srinivasan will not attend the Board's working committee meeting here on July 28, interim chief Jagmohan Dalmiya said. Dalmiya, who has been made the interim president after Srinivasan stepped aside because of the spot-fixing probe, said the Tamil Nadu strongman would not be here for...
  • Itinerary of India's tour to South Africa to be reworked: Dalmiya 09-07-2013 11:33 PM

    Kolkata: The itinerary of India's tour of South Africa beginning November is being reworked, BCCI interim chief Jagmohan Dalmiya said on Tuesday. Dalmiya said the gaps between some matches in the itinerary were not sufficient and hence would be reworked. "The gaps between the Tests need to be looked into...
  • BCCI working committee meet on July 28 in Kolkata 08-07-2013 11:55 PM

    Kolkata: The Indian cricket board's next working committee meeting would be held in Kolkata on July 28, BCCI interim chief Jagmohan Dalmiya said on Monday. Dalmiya further said they have sought explanation from Suresh Raina and Ravindra Jadeja on the incident of spat during their tri-nation series match against the...