N Srinivasan

  • Ravi Shastri hails ICC for choosing Srinivasan as chairman 09-07-2014 01:36 PM

    Kolkata: Former India skipper Ravi Shastri has hailed International Cricket Council (ICC) for choosing the beleaguered BCCI supremo N Srinivasan as its first chairman. "If you want my answer, It's a very good choice," the cricketer turned commentator said on Srinivasan being appointed ICC chairman despite the Supreme Court stripping...
  • Test cricket cannot be a 10-men club, says N Srinivasan 06-07-2014 07:36 PM

    New Delhi: Believing firmly in the primacy of Test cricket, new ICC chairman N Srinivasan has said that the traditional five-day format "cannot be a 10-member club" forever and added that China are keen to enter the fray if cricket becomes an Olympic sport. "Test cricket cannot be a 10-men...
  • I haven't done anything to tarnish the game's image: N Srinivasan 03-07-2014 03:27 PM

    New Delhi: Maintaining firmly that his "conscience is clear", new ICC chairman N Srinivasan on Thursday said he has "done nothing to tarnish the image of the game" and will speak out once the Probe Committee headed by Justice (Retd) Mukul Mudgal tables the final report. "Let the report come...
  • ICC delays decision on ACC's future 01-07-2014 10:04 PM

    Karachi: The International Cricket Council (ICC) has delayed a decision on the future of the Asian Cricket Council (ACC) until December this year. At its recent annual meeting in Melbourne the ICC members discussed at length the future of the ACC and whether it was serving any purpose other than...
  • FICA disappointed with Srinivasan elevation 27-06-2014 01:04 PM

    Melbourne: The Federation of International Cricketers Association (FICA) on Friday said it was disappointed with N Srinivasan's appointment to the post of ICC Chairman even as New Zealand Cricket Director Martin Snedden backed the controversial Indian administrator's elevation to the top job. FICA's outgoing President Paul Marsh said the world...
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  • My conscience is clear, no taint on me: Srinivasan 26-06-2014 05:04 PM

    Melbourne: Controversial Indian administrator N Srinivasan on Thursday sought to dispel the notion that he was not the appropriate person to be elected the new ICC Chairman, saying there was no taint on him and his conscience was very clear. Immediately after his appointment to the new post, Srinivasan was...
  • BCCI hails Srinivavsan's appointment as ICC Chairman 26-06-2014 02:21 PM

    New Delhi: The BCCI on Thursday congratulated its President-in-exile N Srinivasan for becoming the first Chairman of the ICC, saying there could not have been a better person for the position. The ICC, in its Annual Conference held at the Melbourne Cricket Ground unanimously approved the revamp of its corporate...
  • N Srinivasan confirmed as International Cricket Council chairman 26-06-2014 11:05 AM

    Narayanaswami Srinivasan was confirmed as the chairman of the International Cricket Council (ICC) after the 52-member full council approved amendments to the ICC's Memorandum and Articles of Association at the annual conference in Melbourne on Thursday. As was widely known before the conference, Srinivasan was elected the chairman despite being...
  • Srinivasan set to become chief of International Cricket Council 23-06-2014 05:04 PM

    Sydney: Suspended Indian cricket chief N Srinivasan is expected to be appointed as the new ICC chairman at this week's annual conference in Melbourne which is set to address growing concerns about corruption in the sport. The Board of Control for Cricket in India has confirmed the 69-year-old industrialist will...
  • PCB not to oppose N Srinivasan's appointment as ICC chairman 22-06-2014 10:05 PM

    Karachi: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is unlikely to resist the appointment of N Srinivasan as the chairman of the International Cricket Council (ICC) this week in Melbourne after assured a bilateral series with India next year in the United Arab Emirates. A well placed source in the PCB told...
  • Srinivasan elected unopposed as TNCA president 22-06-2014 08:38 PM

    Chennai: BCCI's president-in-exile N Srinivasan, was on Sunday unanimously elected as the chief of the Tamil Nadu Cricket Association (TNCA) for the 14th consecutive year. As has been the case for over 10 years, all the sitting office bearers and executive committee members were elected unopposed during the 84th annual...
  • BCCI re-confirms N Srinivasan's candidature for ICC chief's post 19-06-2014 04:58 PM

    New Delhi: With the Supreme Court refusing to restrain N Srinivasan from taking over as ICC Chairman, the BCCI has sent a final confirmation to the world body intimating that its President-in-exile will be the candidate to head the all-powerful Board. The Tamil Nadu strongman will officially take charge as...
  • Bihar cricket body's bid to block N Srinivasan from ICC rejected 16-06-2014 12:11 PM

    A last ditch effort to stall N Srinivasan from becoming the chairman of the International Cricket Council (ICC) was frustrated as the Supreme Court on Monday declined to hold an early hearing of a plea by the Cricket Association of Bihar. An apex court bench of Justice Vikramajit Sen and...
  • SC denies urgent hearing on plea restraining Srinivasan from contesting for ICC chief post 16-06-2014 11:56 AM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday refused to hear a plea by Cricket Association of Bihar (CAB) to stop the former BCCI president N Srinivasan from contesting for the ICC chief post. An apex court bench of Justice Vikramajit Sen and Justice Shiva Kirti Singh described as "unfair" that...
  • Srinivasan can contest election for ICC president: SC 12-06-2014 01:56 PM

    New Delhi: BCCI president N Srinivasan can go ahead and participate in the election for ICC president as the Supreme Court on Thursday declined to entertain a plea by the Cricket Association of Bihar to restrain him from joining the polls. Declining to pass any order, the apex court bench...
  • BCCI pressurised Australia, England for ICC revamp, says Sanjay Patel 07-06-2014 09:22 PM

    Hyderabad: The BCCI had threatened to form a parallel world cricket body before the England and Australian boards agreed to the controversial restructuring of the ICC and decided to give a lion's share of revenue to the Indian board, said its secretary Sanjay Patel on Saturday. "We got criticised by...
  • Aditya Verma writes to Prime Ministers of three nations on Srinivasan 02-06-2014 11:11 PM

    Stepping up his tirade against BCCI President-in-exile N Srinivasan, Cricket Association of Bihar Secretary Aditya Verma on Monday shot off missives to the Prime Ministers of India, England and Australia to intervene in the matter through the parent body ICC. Verma also appealed to BCCI and its affiliated units not...
  • N Srinivasan meets finance minister Arun Jaitley at ministry office 02-06-2014 05:45 PM

    New Delhi: BCCI's president-in-exile N Srinivasan dropped in to meet finance minister Arun Jaitley here on Monday. Although details of their meeting were not known, the Tamil Nadu strongman was at the finance ministry office during the second half where he was with Jaitley for about half-an-hour. Srinivasan was unavailable...
  • N Srinivasan meets Arun Jaitley at ministry office 02-06-2014 05:13 PM

    New Delhi: BCCI's president-in-exile N Srinivasan dropped in to meet finance minister Arun Jaitley on Monday. Although details of their meeting were not known, the Tamil Nadu strongman was at the finance ministry office during the second half where he was with Jaitley for about half-an-hour. Srinivasan was unavailable for...
  • No one in ICC has the courage to stand up against N Srinivasan: FICA chief 30-05-2014 04:01 PM

    The COO of Federation of International Cricketers Associations (FICA) Ian Smith reckons that no one in the ICC has the "courage to stand upto" BCCI president N Srinivasan and ECB chairman Giles Clarke as they cast a "very large shadow" over world cricket. In a very significant letter written to...
  • Accounts passed at ACC meet chaired by N Srinivasan 27-05-2014 07:42 PM

    Chennai: BCCI's president-in exile N Srinivasan on Tuesday chaired a finance committee meeting of the Asian Cricket Council here on Tuesday which saw the annual audited accounts being passed. The meeting was of short duration and no other topics including the ACC (U-23) Emerging Meet was discussed at the meeting....
  • N Srinivasan all set to chair ACC Meeting in Chennai 25-05-2014 08:06 PM

    New Delhi: The Indian cricket board's president-in-exile N Srinivasan is all set to chair a meeting of the Asian Cricket Council (ACC) in Chennai on Monday. The meeting has been kept a hush-hush affair as the Tamil Nadu strongman refused to divulge any information about it when he was contacted....
  • Aditya Verma writes against N Srinivasan to ICC's legal head 23-05-2014 04:55 PM

    New Delhi: Aditya Verma , the Cricket Association of Bihar (CAB) secretary and face of the anti N Srinivasan faction, has written a letter to ICC's head of legal affairs Iain Higgins alleging the violation of parent body's 'Code of Ethics' by the Tamil Nadu strongman. In his letter to...
  • IPL Scandal: Justice Mudgal Committee should uncover the guilty 23-05-2014 03:11 PM

    Even before the newly expanded Supreme Court's Justice Mudgal Probe Committee gets down to business comes the disturbing news that two players in the ongoing IPL 7 were approached by bookies to throw a match, according to Mr. Sunil Gavaskar who is appointed by the Supreme Court to oversee the...
  • Supreme Court refuses to hear N Srinivasan's plea 22-05-2014 11:09 AM

    The Supreme Court on Thursday refused to hear the plea filed by ousted BCCI president N Srinivasan, in which he had requested the apex court to reinstate him as the BCCI chief for all non-IPL matters. Srinivasan's plea was filed on the grounds that the SC has presently appointed two...
  • Srinivasan moves Supreme Court seeking modification of orders 21-05-2014 11:57 PM

    Beleaguered N Srinivasan on Wednesday moved the Supreme Court seeking modification of its orders to enable him function as BCCI President for the non-IPL 2014 activities of cricket. Srinivasan has sought modification of apex court's March 28 and May 16 interim orders by which he was restrained from functioning as...
  • Aditya Verma to file contempt petition against BCCI, Srinivasan 21-05-2014 09:57 PM

    The unrecognised Cricket Association of Bihar chief Aditya Verma on Wednesday said he would file a contempt petition before the Supreme Court against BCCI, N Srinivasan and other important functionaries of the board for allegedly violating an earlier order of the top court. "Being a petitioner of this case, now...
  • IPL Scandal: Petitioner complains about Srinivasan to PM-elect Narendra Modi 19-05-2014 04:29 PM

    New Delhi: The defunct Cricket Association of Bihar (CAB) secretary and face of anti N Srinivasan camp Aditya Verma on Monday wrote a letter to PM designate Narendra Modi urging him to help young cricketers of his state and take action against BCCI's president in-exile N Srinivasan. In his letter,...
  • IPL Scandal: SC asks Justice Mudgal to start probe against 13 suspects 16-05-2014 02:03 PM

    Further trouble is in store for the BCCI in the IPL spot-fixing and betting scandal as the Supreme Court on Friday asked Justice Mukul Mudgal to conduct probe against the 13 people, including cricketers and administrators, named in a sealed envelope. Justice Mudgal will be assisted by a group of...