KERALA CRICKET ASSOCIATION

  • Kerala Cricket Association officials quizzed over reports of payment to Windies October 18, 2014

    Kochi: Income tax officials have quizzed Kerala Cricket Association (KCA) office bearers over a payment controversy following media reports that the game's local governing body intervened and offered to pay the financially embattled West Indies team money to enable the first One-Day International (ODI) of a five-match series to commence...
  • KCA not seeking tax relaxation for India-West Indies ODI September 25, 2014

    Kochi: Kerala Cricket Association on Thursday said it will not seek entertainment tax relaxation for the October 8 India-West Indies one-day international match to be played at the Jawaharlal Nehru stadium in the wake of the financial crunch being faced by the state. A decision in this regard was taken at...
  • Rain may play spoilsport in IndiaWest Indies 1st ODI in Kochi October 15, 2013

    Kochi: As cricket loving Kochi gears up to host the first ODI of the threematch series against the West Indies on November 21, the Kerala Cricket Association (KCA) fears that rain may play a spoilsport. The northeast monsoon hits the state around OctoberNovember. The match will be held at the Jawaharlal...
  • I will sort out all issues at NCA, says new chairman October 3, 2013

    Thiruvananthapuram: Newlyappointed chairman of the National Cricket Academy (NCA) TC Mathew has vowed to sort out all issues at the elite cricket academy in Bangalore. Matthew, who is also the president of Kerala Cricket Association (KCA), said he will get full support of the BCCI so that the challenges faced by...
  • New cricket stadium in Kochi to be opened in November September 27, 2013

    Kochi: South India's first high altitude cricket stadium built in Krishnagiri in the hilly Wayanad district by Kerala Cricket Association would be inaugurated by state Governor Nikhil Kumar on November 15. "This is the first high altitude stadium in South India," KCA President T C Mathew told reporters here on Friday....
  • KCA decides to extend Sujith Somasunder's contract May 22, 2013

    Kozhikode: Kerala Cricket Association on Wednesday decided to extend the contract with Kerala Ranji Trophy cricket coach Sujith Somasunder for another one year. Somasunder's contract had been extended considering his coaching performances last year in which the Kerala Ranji Trophy cricket team had done well, T C Mathew, Secretary KCA, said...
  • Premature to say whether Sreesanth guilty or not: KCA May 22, 2013

    Kozhikode: Kerala Cricket Association Wednesday said it was premature to say whether pacer Sreesanth, one of the accused in the IPL spotfixing scandal, was guilty or not as a probe is currently going on into the whole issue. "It is too premature to tell anything about the probe on whether Sreesanth...
  • Sreesanth was indeed very close to Jiju: KCA secretary Mathew May 19, 2013

    New Delhi: Kerala Cricket Association secretary TC Mathew on Sunday revealed that Indian pacer Sreesanth was indeed very close to Jiju Janardhanan, and called him the "satellite" of the tainted speedster. "He [Jiju] is always around Sreesanth as a satellite. We used to see him around Sreesanth not only in Kerala...
  • New tabletop cricket ground in Wayanad November 17, 2012

    Wayanad: A brand new cricket ground in the hilly district of Wayanad near Sulthan Battery located about 900 metres above sea level has become the second such facility in the country, after the stadium at Dharamsala in Himachal Pradesh. "Wow, this is beautiful and it could well go on to...
  • Preparations for IndEng ODI progressing: KCA August 23, 2012

    Kochi: Preparations for the IndiaEngland ODI on January 15 next year are going on full swing and the pitch and ground related work is expected to be completed in a couple of months, a Kerala Cricket Association official said. Work was expected to be completed in couple of months for the...