JAGMOHAN DALMIYA

  • Jagmohan Dalmiya lauds India's 'outstanding' WC performance 21 hours 32 minutes ago

    The disappointment of a semi-final exit notwithstanding, BCCI President Jagmohan Dalmiya on Friday congratulated the Indian cricket team for its "stupendous" World Cup performance, saying that Mahendra Singh Dhoni's men put up an outstanding show. India, the defending champions, were knocked out of the World Cup following a 95-run semifinal loss...
  • Jagmohan Dalmiya lauds Team India's 'outstanding' World Cup performance Yesterday

    New Delhi: The disappointment of a semi-final exit notwithstanding, BCCI President Jagmohan Dalmiya on Friday congratulated the Indian cricket team for its "stupendous" World Cup performance, saying that Mahendra Singh Dhoni's men put up an outstanding show. India, the defending champions, were knocked out of the World Cup following a 95-run...
  • Restoring BCCI's image my first priority, says Jagmohan Dalmiya March 4, 2015

    Kolkata: Asserting that restoring the BCCI's image was his first priority, newly elected Indian cricket board president Jagmohan Dalmiya on Wednesday called for properly conducting the Indian Premier League (IPL). "My first priority is to ensure that the image of the BCCI is restored. Also, we would have to make certain...
  • Sourav Ganguly hails Jagmohan Dalmiya's return as BCCI chief March 3, 2015

    Kolkata: Former India captain Sourav Ganguly on Tuesday hailed the return of Jagmohan Dalmiya as BCCI president and said the seasoned cricket administrator will fulfil all the expectations. "He knows (things) better than anybody else. He will do all the right things. He will fulfil all the expectations," Ganguly said. There were...
  • PCB chief to meet Jagmohan Dalmiya, seeks stamp on bilateral series March 3, 2015

    New Delhi: PCB chairman Shahryar Khan has welcomed the return of 'old friend' Jagmohan Dalmiya to the BCCI helm and said that he will be visiting India later in the week to seek confirmation from his counterpart on the planned series between the two countries from 2015 to 2023. Both Dalmiya...
  • Those who expelled me are now cheering for me, says Jagmohan Dalmiya March 3, 2015

    Kolkata: Having got the backing of both the N.Srinivasan and Sharad Pawar factions of the BCCI, the newly-elected cricket board chief Jagmohan Dalmiya said on Monday night that those who had once expelled him were now cheering for him. "Those who had once expelled me (from the cricket board) are now...
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  • News 360: J&K CM Mufti says Afzal Guru's hanging travesty of justice; BJP distances itself March 2, 2015

    A group of People's Democratoc Party (PDP) MLAs on Monday fired another salvo at its coalition partner Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) calling the hanging of terrorist Afzal Guru issue as "a travesty of justice". The issue is sure to embarrass the PDP leadership too and expose chinks in the relations...
  • I was not supposed to contest BCCI elections, says Sharad Pawar March 2, 2015

    Chennai, Mar 2 (PTI) Seasoned politician Sharad Pawar, who was forced to pull out of the the race for president's post at the BCCI elections, said on Monday that the poll outcome has shown that the powerful cricketing body was not solely controlled by N Srinivasan. "I am quite happy with...
  • BCCI's priority is to restore confidence of people: Anurag Thakur March 2, 2015

    Chennai: Newly-elected BCCI Secretary Anurag Thakur on Tuesday said the Cricket Board's priority is to restore people's faith and improve the game's image in the country. Veteran administrator Jagmohan Dalmiya was on Tuesday unanimously elected President of the BCCI but the N Srinivasan camp suffered a setback when Thakur, considered close...
  • Can Jagmohan Dalmiya clean up Indian cricket? March 2, 2015

    Seasoned cricket administrator Jagmohan Dalmiya has been elected as the BCCI president, replacing Narayanaswami Srinivasan, who will have his work cut out in trying to restore faith in the gentleman's game in India. ...
  • Does Anurag Thakur's win mean Srinivasan can't remote control BCCI? March 2, 2015

    Anurag Thakur was the nominee from the Pawar faction and he won the secretary post by one vote. ...
  • Jagmohan Dalmiya elected BCCI president for the second time March 2, 2015

    Seasoned cricket administrator Jagmohan Dalmiya has been elected as the Board of Control for Cricket in India's (BCCI) president, replacing Narayanaswami Srinivasan, in the board's annual general meeting in Chennai on Monday, more than a decade after he last held the top job. Apart from Dalmiya, the other new entrants are...
  • Jagmohan Dalmiya set to return as BCCI president March 2, 2015

    Veteran cricket administrator and former ICC president Jagmohan Dalmiya is all set to return as the Board for Control for Cricket in India's (BCCI) president, replacing N Srinivasan, in the board's annual general meeting on Monday, more than a decade after he last held the top job. The road for Dalmiya...
  • BCCI elections: Srinivasan stumps Pawar with Dalmiya March 1, 2015

    It's turning out to be a battle royale between BCCI president-in-exile N Srinivasan and Indian cricket's strongman Sharad Pawar, who desperately wants to regain control of the country's cricket board. The stage is set for a Srinivasan vs Pawar battle at the BCCI's Annual General Meeting despite both men not in...
  • Jagmohan Dalmiya consensus candidate from Srini camp: sources February 28, 2015

    Chennai: Veteran administrator Jagmohan Dalmiya has emerged as a consensus candidate in the N Srinivasan camp for the post of president in the BCCI elections to be held on Monday. Dalmiya, the president of Cricket Association of Bengal, controls two votes from East Zone and has emerged as a candidate for...
  • Sharad Pawar, Jagmohan Dalmiya urged to take over BCCI mantle January 31, 2015

    Cricket Association of Bihar (CAB) secretary Aditya Verma on Saturday called upon veteran administrators Jagmohan Dalmiya and Sharad Pawar to cleanse the Indian cricket board that has been "vitiated" by sidelined president N. Srinivasan. Verma also rejected reports that Srinivasan, barred by the Supreme Court from contesting the Board of Control...
  • Jagmohan Dalmiya wants Arun Jaitley's nod, Shivlal Yadav in spotlight January 23, 2015

    New Delhi: The BCCI top brass is waiting for the return of Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, a former Board Vice President, to decide on the future course of action in the wake of the Supreme Court order barring sidelined President N Srinivasan from contesting elections. A day after the Supreme...
  • It's N Srinivasan's call to decide on his future: BCCI on SC ruling January 22, 2015

    New Delhi: The BCCI top brass on Thursday remained tightlipped about the Board's future course of action after the Supreme Court barred its sidelined President N Srinivasan from contesting any elections on grounds of conflict of interest. Srinivasan's company India Cements owns IPL franchise Chennai Super Kings and the Tamil Nadu...
  • Jagmohan Dalmiya wants review of cricketers' safety gear November 26, 2014

    Kolkata: In the wake of Australian cricketer Phil Hughes' critical head injury, former ICC president Jagmohan Dalmiya on Wednesday suggested a review of cricketer's safety gears like helmet. "I feel that the safety factor of the modern day cricket gears and equipment needs to be evaluated in order to assess whether...
  • Jagmohan Dalmiya extends support to N Srinivasan ahead of BCCI elections November 19, 2014

    Mumbai: In what would come as a shot in the arm for N Srinivasan, Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) President Jagmohan Dalmiya has extended East Zone's support to the embattled BCCI President, who is seeking a third term as the Board chief, by signing the nomination papers for the December...
  • Police case against Jagmohan Dalmiya for dishonouring national flag August 28, 2014

    Kolkata: A complaint was on Thursday lodged against Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) president Jagmohan Dalmiya for allegedly dishonouring the national flag, the police said. "A case under Prevention of Insults to National Honour Act, 1971 has been started in Maidan Police Station following a complaint of Kamal Dey who had...
  • Sourav Ganguly elected as CAB joint secretary July 27, 2014

    Kolkata: Former Indian skipper Sourav Ganguly on Sunday began a new innings as a cricket administrator with his unanimous election to the joint secretary's post at the Cricket Association of Bengal's 83rd annual general meeting here. Ganguly's advent in a new avatar was welcomed by cricket administrators and the playing...
  • BCCI meet on IPL probe today, will Srinivasan be shown the door? April 20, 2014

    Mumbai: In the wake of Supreme Court's scathing observations against N Srinivasan and the BCCI, the cricket board will hold its emergent Working Committee meeting in Mumbai on Sunday. With the Court putting BCCI on the backfoot by asking it to chart a course of action to investigate the contents of...
  • All is not lost after SC's stern observations, says Jagmohan Dalmiya March 28, 2014

    Kolkata: Admitting that Indian cricket is at crossroads, seasoned administrator Jagmohan Dalmiya said on Thursday that the "paradise was not lost" and cricket's glory could be brought back if they worked towards clearing the mess in the game. Reacting to Supreme Court's stern observations on the Mudgal Committee report on IPL...
  • IPL Probe Commission meets Ganguly, Dalmiya in Kolkata January 19, 2014

    New Delhi: The IPL Probe Commission led by Retd Justice Mukul Mudgal met former India captain Sourav Ganguly and former BCCI president Jagmohan Dalmiya in Kolkata on Friday. According to a media release issued by the BCCI, the committee also met senior journalist Kishore Bhimani, cricket historian Boria Majumdar and Cricket...
  • Tailormade track for Tendulkar's last Test at Eden October 16, 2013

    Curtains on India's most iconic cricket career will come down with the twoTest series against West Indies, and it seems the whole of India is bracing itself for the occasion, trying to contribute in making Sachin Tendulkar's last chapter a memorable read and the Eden Gardens curator Prabir Mukherjee...
  • CAB will make Sachin Tendulkar's penultimate match memorable: Dalmiya October 15, 2013

    Kolkata: Upbeat at getting Sachin Tendulkar's penultimate Test of his career at Eden Gardens, Cricket Association of Bengal president Jagmohan Dalmiya on Tuesday promised that CAB would make it a memorable one. "We will definitely plan things to make it memorable for the star Indian cricketer. The CAB would meet in...
  • Dalmiya hopes Sachin Tendulkar will remain associated with cricket October 10, 2013

    Kolkata: Former ICC chairman Jagmohan Dalmiya on Thursday hoped that batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar will continue to remain associated with cricket after retirement. Reacting on Tendulkar's decision to retire after his 200th Test, Dalmiya said, "I wish him all the best in his 200th Test and I hope he will remain...