Ratnakar Shetty

  • No plan to return to BCCI, says Sharad Pawar 18-10-2013 11:52 PM

    Mumbai: Former Cricket Board chief Sharad Pawar, who has returned as president of the Mumbai Cricket Association, on Friday said he is not eyeing the top post of the BCCI which he had headed from 2005-06 to 2007-08. "I don't have time to go to BCCI as I don't have...
  • Ratnakar Shetty to attend MCA AGM on Friday 17-10-2013 07:03 PM

    Mumbai: The Cricket Board's General Manager (game development) Ratnakar Shetty said he will be attending Friday's AGM and will question the Association on various issues. The annual general meeting will preceed the biennial MCA election, to be held Friday. MCA's long-time administrator Shetty, however, has been debarred from contesting the...
  • HC gives no relief to Ratnakar Shetty on plea challenging MCA rule 08-10-2013 08:26 PM

    Mumbai: The Bombay High Court on Tuesday declined to grant interim relief to top BCCI official Ratnakar Shetty who had challenged a recent amendment in bye-laws of Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA) which disqualified him from contesting its elections. A Bench headed by Justice SJ Vajifdar observed that at this juncture...
  • Parikh challenges MCA ban on employees fighting polls 25-09-2013 02:20 PM

    Mumbai: After BCCI General Manager Ratnakar Shetty's threat to challenge the Mumbai Cricket Association's decision barring BCCI employees from contesting the biennial elections, BCCI President N Srinivasan's assistant Mayank Parikh has filed a case against the MCA questioning the same in a city court. "I have filed a suit in...
  • Don't harp on Tendulkar retirement, Ratnakar Shetty to media 23-09-2013 07:57 PM

    Mumbai: Advising the media to stop harping constantly on the retirement plans of Sachin Tendulkar, Cricket Board's senior employee Ratnakar Shetty Monday said here that the senior India cricketer is the best person to decide on the matter. "There have been so many debates on this. I have always said...
  • HC upholds order on MCA ban on Ratnakar Shetty 21-09-2013 04:36 PM

    Mumbai: The Bombay High Court on Saturday upheld a civil court's order to stay the five-year ban imposed by the Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA) on BCCI's game development officer Ratnakar Shetty saying the action was "pre-determined and drastic". Justice Anoop Mohta directed MCA to accept Shetty's nomination to represent the...
  • MCA challenges stay order on ban on Shetty in HC 19-09-2013 12:28 PM

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Cricket Association has approached the Bombay High Court, challenging a civil court order which put a stay on the five-year ban imposed on BCCI's game development officer Ratnakar Shetty. A city civil court had on September 7 granted a stay on the MCA's decision to ban Shetty...
  • Court stays MCA's ban on Ratnakar Shetty 07-09-2013 10:03 PM

    Mumbai: In a relief to BCCI's game development officer Ratnakar Shetty, a civil court here on Saturday stayed the Mumbai Cricket Association's five-year ban on him. Shetty, who has served MCA in various capacities over the last three decades, was banned by the association for alleging that some office-bearers of...
  • Srinivasan's fate hangs in the balance before Friday's WC meet 01-08-2013 02:38 PM

    The Working Committee meeting that could eventually end up deciding Srinivasan's fate would also feature Ratnakar Shetty. ...
  • Shetty can't contest MCA polls as eligibility rules altered 23-07-2013 11:37 AM

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA) has changed its eligibility rules for contesting its forthcoming elections, a move which is widely seen to prevent senior administrator Professor Ratnakar Shetty from regaining his place in its managing committee. The managing committee of the MCA, at its meeting last night, has taken...
  • MCA to decide election date after Shetty case court hearing 22-07-2013 11:20 PM

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA) will wait for the court hearing of Prof Ratnakar Shetty's case on July 24, before announcing its election date, sources said on Monday. Shetty, who has served the association in various capacities over the last three decades, was banned last month for alleging that...
  • Rift within NCA members out in the open 22-07-2013 06:48 PM

    New Delhi: The growing rift among the Board members of National Cricket Academy (NCA) on Monday came out in the open with a key functionary questioning the "restructuring policy" as well as working procedure at the academy. Biswarup Dey, who is one of the members of the NCA Board, has...
  • MCA ex-vice-president Shetty moves court over ban; seeks Rs 50 lakh 04-07-2013 10:30 PM

    Mumbai: Former Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA) Vice-President Ratnakar Shetty has filed a civil suit in a local court seeking a stay on the five-year ban imposed on him by the sport body, from whom he has demanded damages of Rs 50 lakh for "tarnishing his reputation". Shetty, who has served...
  • MCA sends replies to legal notice from Ratnakar Shetty 29-06-2013 06:25 PM

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Cricket Association Saturday denied the charges levelled by BCCI GM (Game Development) Prof Ratnakar Shetty while replying to the legal notice sent by him and also refused to lift the five-year ban imposed as demanded by the senior administrator. Shetty was banned by MCA for alleging that...
  • I've have already submitted report to ex-MCA chief: Shetty 26-06-2013 10:15 PM

    Mumbai: Top BCCI official Ratnakar Shetty Wednesdasy said he had submitted a report to former Mumbai Cricket Association President, late Vilasrao Deshmukh, explaining the reasons for the 405 unsold tickets at World Cup 2011 final. "It is understandable (that they are inquiring this matter) because the stadium was full but...
  • Shetty summoned by MCA panel probing unsold WC final tickets 25-06-2013 04:55 PM

    Mumbai: Top BCCI official Ratnakar Shetty has been summoned to attend the meeting of the Mumbai Cricket Association's (MCA) inquiry committee, probing the matter of unsold tickets during the 2011 World Cup final held at the Wankhede Stadium, here Wednesday. "I have received the e-mail, which also mentions four other...
  • IPL scandal: Shetty meets probe panel, hands over terms of reference 21-06-2013 05:32 PM

    Bangalore: BCCI's Game Development Manager Prof Ratnakar Shetty on Friday handed over the terms of reference to the two-member probe panel, who will be inquiring on involvement of BCCI president N Srinivasan's son-in-law Gurunath Meiyappan's role in spot-fixing issue in IPL. "We have given them what they wanted (operational and...
  • MCA's decision disgusting, says Ratnakar Shetty 05-06-2013 09:14 PM

    The Mumbai Cricket Association has banned Shetty for 5 years after his 'black marketing' allegations against the MCA. ...
  • MCA bans Ratnakar Shetty over 'black-marketing' remarks 04-06-2013 06:34 PM

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA) on Tuesday banned BCCI Chief Administrative Officer Ratnakar Shetty from taking part in its activities for five years. Shetty had reportedly been warned by the Association after he accused some of its members of black marketing of tickets. He had been given time till...
  • No official info from ICC on Gurunath warning: Ratnakar Shetty 31-05-2013 07:47 PM

    Mumbai: The BCCI on Friday made it clear that it had not been told by ICC regarding the world body's reported warning to betting accused Gurunath Meiyappan to keep away from bookies at the start of IPL 6 as has been claimed by him during police interrogation. BCCI Cheif Administrative...
  • Will help Mumbai police in giving any documents: Ratnakar Shetty 23-05-2013 09:36 PM

    Mumbai: Chief Administrative Officer of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), Ratnakar Shetty, on Thursday told CNN-IBN that the board will help Mumbai police in giving any documents and any footage that will help the inquiry in spot-fixing matter. "We had sought an appointment with Himanshu Roy...
  • Indian sports facing crisis: Ratnakar Shetty 18-05-2013 02:25 PM

    Mumbai: Even as the BCCI grapples with the IPL spot-fixing scandal, its General Manager (game development), Ratnakar Shetty, said cricket is not the only game faced with a problem as all other sports in the country are battling "crisis" situations of their own. Speaking at the India Sports Forum 36,...
  • BCCI dismisses reports of NCA closing down 19-04-2013 05:24 PM

    Mumbai: The BCCI on Friday rubbished a news report that it intended to close down the National Cricket Academy (NCA) in Bangalore and converted it into a rehabilitation-cum-training centre. "It's a totally false report arising out of the figment of imagination of the person who wrote it. The BCCI annually...
  • Will take action against guilty: BCCI 15-05-2012 02:33 PM

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