Lalit Modi

  • Drama in the fabric of the Indian Premier League 05-04-2014 08:47 AM

    The most powerful sports official in the most cricket-mad country on earth was on the verge of taking global control of the game. Now a corruption scandal could scupper those plans. Narayanaswami Srinivasan rules the Indian board that generates enough money to keep the game afloat, so it seemed a...
  • RCA questions Shivlal Yadav's promotion 28-03-2014 08:44 PM

    Jaipur: Welcoming Sunil Gavaskar's appointment as interim president of the BCCI for IPL 7, the Rajasthan Cricket Association (RCA) on Friday questioned the promotion of senior vice-president Shivlal Yadav to the top job after the cash-rich T20 league. The Supreme Court ordered that Gavaskar should be made the interim president...
  • SC proposal: Sunil Gavaskar as BCCI chief; no RR, CSK in IPL 7 27-03-2014 12:29 PM

    In a sensational twist to the IPL spot-fixing scandal, the Supreme Court on Thursday proposed to the Board of Control for Cricket in India that Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals should not be allowed to participate in the seventh season of Indian Premier League. The apex court also suggested...
  • Lalit Modi backs Manohar, wants suspension of IPL 7 27-03-2014 10:02 AM

    Mumbai: Backing his one-time nemesis Shashank Manohar over his scathing views that the cash-rich IPL has lost some of its credibility, former chairman of the T20 League Lalit Modi has said the upcoming season of the tournament needs to be suspended to clean up the game. "I completely agree with...
  • Srinivasan should quit from all posts that he holds: Lalit Modi 25-03-2014 11:22 PM

    In an interview to the CNN-IBN, former IPL chairman Lalit Modi said on Tuesday that BCCI president N Srinivasan should step down from all his posts to allow a 'fair' IPL probe. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 25-03-2014 11:12 PM

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  • N Srinivasan should be shunted out once and for all: Lalit Modi 25-03-2014 07:37 PM

    New Delhi: Former IPL chairman Lalit Modi on Tuesday hailed the Supreme Court's observation that N Srinivasan should step down as BCCI chief for a fair probe into the IPL fixing scandal, and said the Tamil Nadu strongman should now be shown the door from the Board once and for...
  • Supreme Court adjourns RCA election case till March 25 11-03-2014 05:58 PM

    Banned former IPL chairman Lalit Modi's return to cricket administration in India continues to hang in the balance as the Supreme Court on Tuesday adjourned the Rajasthan Cricket Association (RCA) election case, giving March 25 as the next date of hearing. The BCCI is making every possible effort to stop...
  • RCA elections: Supreme Court to decide on Lalit Modi's fate today 11-03-2014 09:00 AM

    Lalit Modi's likely return to cricket administration in India could be decided by the Supreme Court later on Tuesday as it hears the The Board of Control for Cricket in India's (BCCI) objections to declare the results of the Rajasthan Cricket Association elections. The matter was supposed to be heard...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 10-02-2014 10:17 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: PMO under scanner for appointment of CBI Additional Director 10-02-2014 08:37 PM

    A case which can be very embarrassing for the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) has come out in the public. The PMO has allegedly violated the procedures to appoint an additional director of its choice to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI). As per rules the additional director's name must be...
  • Ban Srinivasan, scrap CSK; Dhoni involved in the cover-up: Lalit Modi 10-02-2014 07:49 PM

    Lashing out at the Chennai Super Kings (CSK) establishment after the Supreme Court-instituted committee on Monday ruled that Gurunath Meiyappan was the CSK Team Principal & involved in betting activities during the IPL, banned former IPL Commissioner Lalit Modi told CNN-IBN that the current India & CSK captain MS Dhoni...
  • Ban Srinivasan for life, says Lalit Modi 10-02-2014 04:22 PM

    New Delhi: With the Supreme Court-instituted Justice Mudgal committee indicting Gurunath Meiyappan in the IPL betting and spot-fixing scandal, the event's sacked commissioner Lalit Modi on Monday demanded a life ban on his father-in-law and BCCI President N Srinivasan. "Now it's time for cricket establishment to wake up and bury...
  • Lalit Modi happy after BCCI concedes his victory in RCA polls 27-01-2014 06:21 PM

    London: Former IPL commissioner Lalit Modi on Monday expressed happiness after the BCCI conceded his victory in the Rajasthan Cricket Association presidential election but lamented the further delay in the official announcement of the result. The BCCI told the Supreme Court that Modi will emerge as a clear winner in...
  • RCA vs BCCI: SC defers hearing, RCA election result still under wraps 27-01-2014 05:01 PM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday chose to not disclose the results of Rajasthan Cricket Association (RCA) elections while the BCCI conceded that Lalit Modi was a clear winner. The court then adjourned the matter until March 4. BCCI told SC that they are aware of the ground reality...
  • SC to open sealed Envelope of RCA election result on January 27 17-01-2014 05:30 PM

    The Supreme Court on Friday deferred opening the sealed enveloped containing results of Rajasthan Cricket Association polls to January 27 when the fate of former IPL commissioner Lalit Modi, who contested for the president's post, would be known. A bench of justices A R Dave and J S Khehar agreed...
  • IPL retention policy designed by Srinivasan, claims Lalit Modi 13-01-2014 09:09 PM

    New Delhi: Banned former IPL commissioner Lalit Modi again took to micro-blogging site Twitter to attack BCCI president N Srinivasan accusing him of "orchestrating the retention policy" to suit his side Chennai Super Kings in the upcoming seventh edition of Indian Premier League. This year, the number of retentions increased...
  • IPL cases against Lalit Modi to be finalised soon 09-01-2014 03:17 PM

    New Delhi: Investigating agencies will soon finalise cases of alleged financial irregularities against former IPL Chairman Lalit Modi in various editions of T20 cricket tournament, notwithstanding their failure to get him back to India. The Enforcement Directorate (ED), which has nine cases of alleged foreign exchange violations registered against Modi...
  • SC keeps Lalit Modi waiting, to declare RCA election result on Jan 17 06-01-2014 12:44 PM

    Lalit Modi's return as an administrator in the Indian cricket establishment was kept on hold by the Supreme Court (SC) on Monday as it did not declare the results of the Rajasthan Cricket Association (RCA) held on December 19. The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCC) has challenged...
  • Judgement day for Lalit Modi as SC is likely to hear BCCI's appeal 06-01-2014 09:18 AM

    New Delhi: It is judgement day for Lalit Modi as the Supreme Court is expected to hear BCCI's petition seeking to stop the former IPL chief from taking over as president of the Rajasthan Cricket Association. This even as the apex court is also expected to declare the results of...
  • BCCI moves SC to stop Lalit Modi from becoming RCA chief 02-01-2014 04:10 PM

    New Delhi: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Thursday moved the Supreme Court to stop Lalit Modi from becoming Rajasthan Cricket Association's president (RCA). Modi contested the RCA elections on December 19 and his group is expected to win by the time the court comes out...
  • BCCI to block Lalit Modi return 28-12-2013 06:56 PM

    BCCI has decided to challenge the Supreme Court that has allowed the expelled Lalit Modi, former chairman of the IPL, to contest the Rajasthan Cricket Association elections. ...
  • BCCI to 'intervene' in Supreme Court case on Modi issue 28-12-2013 02:01 PM

    Chennai: Faced with the tricky issue of how to deal with the possible re-entry of banned former IPL Commissioner Lalit Modi into Rajasthan Cricket Association, the BCCI on Saturday decided to become a party in the Supreme Court case challenging the RCA polls and get its position clarified. The decision...
  • Our representative "ill-treated" at BCCI meeting: RCA 28-12-2013 01:30 PM

    Chennai: The Rajasthan Cricket Association on Saturday claimed that its representative Mehmood Abdi was ill-treated and not allowed to attend the BCCI Working Committee meeting to explain how his client and banned former IPL commissioner Lalit Modi was allowed to contest RCA elections. In an e-mail to BCCI Secretary Sanjay...
  • BCCI's Working Committee meeting on December 28 to discuss Lalit Modi 28-12-2013 01:28 PM

    The BCCI's top brass will assemble in New Delhi on Saturday for an Emergent Working Committee meeting to discuss the possible implications of banned former IPL commissioner Lalit Modi's re-entry into Rajasthan Cricket Association. All the representatives of BCCI affiliated units are expected to attend the meeting where members may...
  • BCCI will have to listen to us: Lalit Modi's lawyer 28-12-2013 12:53 PM

    Chennai: Rajasthan Cricket Association representative and Lalit Modi's lawyer Mehmood Abdi on Saturday said that the BCCI will have to hear him out during the Board's Working Committee meeting here on Saturday on how the banned former IPL commissioner was allowed to contest RCA elections. The BCCI's top brass assembled...
  • BCCI's Working Committee to meet on Friday to discuss Lalit Modi 27-12-2013 06:26 PM

    Chennai: The BCCI's top brass will assemble here on Friday for an Emergent Working Committee meeting to discuss the possible implications of banned former IPL commissioner Lalit Modi's re-entry into Rajasthan Cricket Association. All the representatives of BCCI affiliated units are expected to attend the meeting where members may decide...
  • RCA appoints Lalit Modi loyalist to present its case on recent polls to BCCI 27-12-2013 04:43 PM

    Rajasthan Cricket Association on Friday appointed Mehmood Abdi to present its case before the BCCI Working Committee which is likely to discuss in its meeting in Chennai tomorrow the fallout of former IPL commissioner Lalit Modi's possible return as president of the RCA. Modi, who has been banned for life...
  • BCCI calls Emergent WC meeting to discuss Lalit Modi re-entry 24-12-2013 08:50 PM

    New Delhi: The BCCI has called an Emergent Working Committee meeting on Saturday in Chennai to discuss the possible implications of banned former IPL commissioner Lalit Modi's re-entry into Rajasthan Cricket Association. All the affiliated units of BCCI have received a circular in this regard and are gearing up for...
  • Rajasthan Cricket Association clarifies its stand to BCCI 19-12-2013 08:24 PM

    Jaipur: The Rajasthan Cricket Association (RCA) has sent a letter to BCCI clarifying its stand regarding the contentious issue of former IPL chairman Lalit Modi who was allowed to continue as president of Nagaur Cricket Association and subsequently contest the RCA polls on Thursday. The BCCI had banned Modi for...