Jammu And Kashmir Cricket Association

  • J&K Ranji players questioned for hours at their hotel, JKCA objects December 26, 2013

    Srinagar: The Jammu and Kashmir Ranji players were reportedly subjected to intense questioning by the police in their Jammu hotel on Tuesday night. J&K Cricket Association members say the police swooped in at the hotel at around 1 am and questioned the players for few hours. The Cricket Association has taken...
  • Mohammad Azharuddin agrees to coach Jammu and Kashmir August 23, 2013

    New Delhi: Former India captain Mohammad Azharuddin is ready for his second innings in cricket as the coach of the Jammu & Kashmir team, Firstpost.com reported on Friday. Azhar, as he is popularly known, has accepted the offer made by Jammu & Kashmir Cricket Association (JKCA) president, Farooq Abdullah; however, it...
  • J&K cricket divide: Farooq Abdullah orders inquiry December 1, 2012

    Jammu: Jammu and Kashmir Cricket Association president Farooq Abdullah has ordered an inquiry into the Ranji team selection fiasco a day after JKCA treasurer Manzoor Wazir had tendered his resignation for failing to end the impasse. Wazir had dispatched his resignation to Abdullah on Friday, stating that he made every...
  • J&K cricket divide: JKCA treasurer submits resignation November 30, 2012

    Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Cricket Association (JKCA) treasurer Manzoor Wazir on Friday submitted his resignation citing failure to defuse the crisis engulfing the state team. Recently, state team players from Kashmir had levelled charges of regional bias against coach Bishen Singh Bedi and accused him of preferring Jammu players over...
  • J&K cricket crisis worsens after talks with disgruntled players fail November 29, 2012

    Srinagar: The crisis in Jammu and Kashmir cricket has taken a turn for the worse with players from the Kashmir region refusing to represent the state team. The players from the Kashmir region had walked out from the last match alleging bias against the region in favour of players from Jammu....
  • J&K cricket divide: Players, association work on compromise November 27, 2012

    Srinagar: A day after 12 Kashmiri cricketers boycotted a Ranji match alleging regional bias, the dispute seems to have been resolved. The players and the Jammu and Kashmir Cricket Association (JKCA) are reportedly working out a compromise now. It could involve an apology by the players. The boycott was led by...
  • Regional bias allegations mar J&K cricket team November 27, 2012

    Srinagar: In what seems to be the beginning of yet another Kashmir versus Jammu row, over 12 cricket players from Kashmir valley, including the state team captain Samiullah Beigh, have boycotted matches citing regional bias at the hands of the selectors and coach Bishen Singh Bedi. The players from Kashmir alleged...
  • JKCA scam: Receiving threats, says whistleblower October 4, 2012

    Srinagar: The multi-crore scam in the Jammu and Kashmir Cricket Association is getting murkier. The whistleblower of the scam has claimed that he has been receiving threats. "I am getting threats clearly by people who have been beneficiaries of the scam. I have also detected huge siphoning of money by...
  • Tainted JKCA chief is Team India manager for SA tour October 4, 2012

    Srinagar: The tainted Jammu and Kashmir Cricket Association chief Aslam Goni has been promoted and named the manager of Team India for the South Africa tour. Aslam Goni was named in the Jammu and Kashmir Cricket Association scam, in which officials allegedly embezzled crores of BCCI funds. Team India's tour...
  • Kashmir cricket body lodges report with police March 10, 2012

    Jammu: The Jammu and Kashmir Cricket Association (JKCA) has filed a police complaint seeking a probe into the alleged bungling of its funds, amounting to several crores of rupees, which was detected recently, an official said on Saturday. JKCA chairman Mohammad Aslam Goni told media persons here that the association had...
  • FTN: Does being Kashmiri Muslim invite suspicion? October 20, 2009

    The detention of two cricketers - who were in Bangalore to play the CK Naydu tournament - on suspicion of carrying explosives, has touched a raw nerve in Kashmir. Under 22 Jammu and Kashmir team player, Pervaz Rasool was detained by the police who say his bag contained traces of...