BCCI

  • Watch: The Week That Wasn't with Cyrus Broacha 10 hours 46 minutes ago

    In this episode of 'The Week That Wasn't', Cyrus Broacha takes on BCCI open war between Anurag Thakur and N Srinivasan, Islamic State chief Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi killed in an Air strike, Diageo asks Vijay Mallya to quit United Spirits Limited board; alleges fund diversion. ...
  • ICC investigates Essel Group's attempt to split world cricket Yesterday

    The ICC confirmed it was investigating the registration of company names which it regarded as of "concern to the sport of cricket" as reports of a rebel organisation which might split the game continued to emerge on Friday. The Guardian newspaper reported last weekend that Indian media conglomerate, the Essel Group,...
  • Trinidad board backs Sunil Narine after BCCI bans his off-breaks 2 days ago

    Port of Spain: The Trinidad and Tobago Cricket Board (TTCB) has expressed support for West Indies spinner Sunil Narine, who has been banned from bowling off-breaks in matches organised by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI). The TTCB has dispatched a letter to Narine pledging its support and...
  • Tribute to late Bengal cricketer Ankit Keshri at Eden Gardens 3 days ago

    Kolkata: Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) president Jagmohan Dalmiya along with Kolkata Knight Riders skipper Gautam Gambhir and former India captain Sourav Ganguly paid tribute to late Bengal cricketer Ankit Keshri here on Thursday. West Bengal youth affairs minister Aroop Biswas, KKR chief executive Venky Mysore and Chennai...
  • IPL Scandal: BCCI turf war intensifies 4 days ago

    The BCCI's new regime under Jagmohan Dalmiya's leadership is exploring the option of an early Special General Meeting (SGM) in its bid to oust N Srinivasan as the Board's representative in ICC. ...
  • BCCI technical committee proposes changes in Ranji points, overs 4 days ago

    New Delhi: In its bid to push for more results in Ranji matches, the BCCI technical committee has proposed a few changes in the points format and the number of overs bowled per day in the premier domestic tournament. The Anil Kumble-led committee has suggested the number of overs to be...
  • IPL 8: MCA yet to get note from BCCI on fixing approach to RR player 4 days ago

    Mumbai: Mumbai Cricket Association has not received any letter from the BCCI over the reported inappropriate approach made to a Mumbai-based player playing for Rajasthan Royals by another Ranji Trophy team-mate, who is not part of the ongoing IPL. In the absence of any such communication from the Indian cricket board,...
  • BCCI may sack N Srinivasan after internal feud: sources 4 days ago

    The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is likely to convene a Special General Meeting to sack their former chief, which will directly affect his current position as ICC chairman, sources have told CNN-IBN. In order to reach a decision on ousting Srinivasan, an SGM needs to be...
  • Jagmohan Dalmiya, Anurag Thakur mull early SGM to oust Srinivasan 5 days ago

    New Delhi: The BCCI's new regime under Jagmohan Dalmiya's leadership is exploring the option of an early Special General Meeting (SGM) in its bid to oust N Srinivasan as the Board's representative in ICC. In order to reach a decision on ousting Srinivasan, an SGM needs to be called and Dalmiya...
  • BCCI likely to convene SGM on IPL final's day 5 days ago

    BCCI likely to convene SGM on May 24 to remove Srinivasan from the ICC. ...
  • Nobody got in touch with me: Karan Gilhotra 5 days ago

    "Why doesn't the media ask the ICC if they have put me on watch list then they obviously have something to share, why don't they share it," said Gilhotra. ...
  • BCCI ACU had Karan Gilhotra on watchlist 5 days ago

    ACU letter clearly suggests that all franchises were issued a warning where they had to ensure that Gilhotra isn't entertained by any team members. ...
  • BCCI set to remove N Srinivasan from ICC 5 days ago

    BCCI likely to convene SGM on May 24 to remove Srinivasan from the ICC, according to sources. ...
  • ICC trying to malign Anurag Thakur by using me: Karan Gilhotra 5 days ago

    New Delhi: Karan Gilhotra, against whom the ICC has issued an advisory to the BCCI Secretary asking him to stay away from suspected bookies, on Tuesday accused the global cricket body of trying to "malign" Anurag Thakur's image by using him. Gilhotra is at the centre of a storm after the...
  • If required, I will write personally to Anurag Thakur: N Srinivasan 6 days ago

    New Delhi: ICC chairman N Srinivasan on Monday made it clear that he does not want to engage in a war of words with BCCI secretary Anurag Thakur, who has shot off a strongly-worded letter to him in response to the global body's claims about being seen with a suspected...
  • Anurag Thakur takes a dig at N Srinivasan, asks him to reveal names of suspected bookies 6 days ago

    The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) secretary Anurag Thakur has written a letter to ICC President N Srinivasan, asking him to share the list of "unverified suspected bookies" with him and other BCCI officials so that they can keep away from them. Thakur also accepted knowing Karan Gilhotra...
  • Sunil Gavaskar seeks Rs 1.90 crore from BCCI 6 days ago

    New Delhi: Former India captain Sunil Gavaskar has asked for an amount of Rs 1.90 crore as remuneration for rendering his services as president BCCI-IPL during the seventh edition of the cash-rich league last year, which was held in UAE and India. Gavaskar was appointed 'President, BCCI-IPL' on directive of Supreme...
  • I feel honoured over Arjuna recommendation: Rohit Sharma 6 days ago

    Mumbai: Indian batsman Rohit Sharma, on Monday, expressed delight about the BCCI's decision to recommend his name for the government's prestigious Arjuna Award and said that he felt "honoured". "Kushi to bahut hai (I feel very happy). I am honoured that BCCI has recommended my name. It felt very good when...
  • BCCI unlikely to discuss Anurag Thakur-bookie link 6 days ago

    New Delhi: The BCCI is unlikely to act on the ICC's letter to its President Jagmohan Dalmiya in which it is alleged that Board Secretary Anurag Thakur was photographed with a suspected bookie during a function in Chandigarh. Media reports claimed on Sunday that BCCI was sent a letter by the...
  • BCCI recommends Rohit Sharma for Arjuna award 1 week ago

    Kolkata: The BCCI on Sunday recommended dashing batsman Rohit Sharma for this year's Arjuna award. "The (Board of Control for Cricket in India) working committee recommended Rohit Sharma for the Arjuna award for the year 2015," its secretary Anurag Thakur said in a release. The Mumbai boy, who rewrote the world record...
  • BCCI to take legal opinion on CSK low demerger valuation 1 week ago

    Kolkata: The BCCI on Sunday decided to seek a fresh legal opinion on the controversial "low" valuation of the IPL franchisee Chennai Super Kings when it demerged from its parent company India cements, headed by N Srinivasan. The decision was taken at a meeting of the BCCI Working Committee after questions...
  • Tendulkar, Dravid and Ganguly again in the mix of things 1 week ago

    The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) in its working Committee has expressed their desire to appoint legendary trio of Sachin Tendulkar, Sourav Ganguly and Rahul Dravid as advisors on all cricket-related matters. In its working committee meet on Sunday, the BCCI decided to seek the approval of...
  • N Srinivasan spied on other BCCI officials: reports 1 week ago

    N Srinivasan seems to be finding out new ways of getting into controversies as a new one has hit the docks. According to a report in ndtv.com, Srinivasan allegedly paid 14 crores of the board's money to a London-based private agency to spy on other BCCI members. BCCI is suppose to...
  • BCCI secretary Anurag Thakur spotted socialising with alleged bookie 1 week ago

    Even as the BCCI looks to undertake the initiative to clean up Indian cricket, there is fresh embarrassment for the Indian cricket board with a top Board official coming under the scanner after being spotted with a suspected bookie. CNN-IBN has learnt that the ICC has sent a strongly-worded warning...
  • Team India's coach job in focus at BCCI's Working Committee meet April 26, 2015

    With Indian cricket team's next international tour a few months away, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has started its hunt for the new coach, which is one of the most lucrative and demanding jobs in the cricketing circles. On Sunday [26th April], the BCCI's new regime...
  • Rumours of rival cricket bodies unnerve boards April 25, 2015

    The International Cricket Council is on alert with rumours of a rival body doing the rounds since Essel Group, the Indian business giants, began registering companies with names that appear to be rival national cricket boards. Essel, the conglomerate behind the now defunct Indian Cricket League (ICL), has registered companies such...
  • BCCI keeping an eye on Virat Kohli's behaviour April 25, 2015

    The Board of Cricket Control in India has been reported to be keeping eye on India's new Test captain Virat Kohli over his behaviour. BCCI president Jagmohan Dalmiya has told Hindustan Times that Kohli will be on notice over his behaviour. "Kohli's outbursts has to be examined and whatever corrective measures...
  • UAE matches of IPL 2014 garnered Rs.250 crore: BCCI April 24, 2015

    Mumbai: Twenty matches of the 2014 Indian Premier League (IPL), played in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in April that year, contributed Rs.250 crore to the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of the gulf country, a Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) release said on Friday. The study in this...
  • CSK valuation issue to be discussed at BCCI meeting on April 26 April 23, 2015

    New Delhi: The BCCI's Working Committee during its meeting in Kolkata on April 26 will discuss about Chennai Super Kings being valued at a meagre Rs 5 lakh by its owners, which has been objected by some IPL Governing Council members. "There are lot of grey areas in the valuation of...
  • IPL panel approves replacement for injured Delhi Daredevils pacer Mohammed Shami April 23, 2015

    New Delhi: The Indian Premier League (IPL) technical committee has approved a replacement for injured Delhi Daredevils pacer Mohammed Shami, an official release said on Thursday. "The IPL Technical Committee has approved a replacement for Mohammed Shami in the Delhi Daredevils team. Shami has been ruled out of the ongoing Pepsi...