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  • RCA vs BCCI: Rajasthan HC orders sealing of RCA office March 12, 2015

    Asking the Chairman of Sports Council for an explanation, the Rajasthan High Court has ordered the sealing of Rajasthan Cricket Association (RCA) office after Lalit Modi was on March 9 removed from the post of RCA president through a no-confidence motion. The HC on Thursday directed the Chairman of Sports Council...
  • Mehmood Abdi calls it a black day for Rajasthan Cricket March 9, 2015

    Jaipur: Reacting sharply to the ouster of Lalit Modi and three top officials through a no confidence motion, which was allegedly passed in a controversial manner, former RCA vice president Mehmood Abdi called it a black Day for Rajasthan Cricket. Alleging that it was a move which had the backing of...
  • Lalit Modi removed from Rajasthan Cricket Association March 9, 2015

    Former IPL commissioner Modi was removed from the post of RCA president as the members of the association passed a no-confidence motion against him and his office-bearers at the EGM. ...
  • Former IPL commissioner Lalit Modi removed from Rajasthan Cricket Association March 9, 2015

    In what appears to be a major shift in the Rajasthan Cricket Association (RCA), Lalit Modi was on Monday removed from the post of RCA president as the members of the association passed a no-confidence motion against him and his office-bearers at the special Extraordinary General Meeting. Amin Pathan is all...
  • RCA factions to test their strengths on Monday March 8, 2015

    Jaipur: Rival factions of Rajasthan Cricket Association will test their strengths when the no confidence motion against top four office bearers, including former IPL commissioner Lalit Modi, is put to vote during the Extraordinary General Meeting here on Monday. Mehmood Abdi, the Deputy President of RCA and president of Sri Ganganagar...
  • High Court relief for Rajasthan Cricket Association office-bearers February 11, 2015

    Jaipur: The Rajasthan High Court on Wednesday granted relief to the office-bearers of the Rajasthan Cricket Association (RCA) by quashing the no-confidence motion by which a faction of the RCA had removed president Lalit Modi and a couple of other office bearers. Announcing the decision and questioning the legalities of the...
  • Landmark decision taken by the Supreme Court: Lalit Modi January 23, 2015

    Former IPL Commissioner Lalit Modi said the verdict will clean up corruption in the game. ...
  • I stand vindicated: Lalit Modi January 22, 2015

    New Delhi: Claiming to have been vindicated after the Supreme Court barred N Srinivsan from contesting BCCI Presidential elections owing to conflict of interest, sacked IPL Commissioner Lalit Modi on Thursday said the verdict will clean up corruption in the game. "Extremely happy with the Hon. Supreme Court judgement on #srinivasan...
  • Chris Cairns pleads not guilty to perjury charge January 17, 2015

    Former New Zealand captain Chris Cairns on Friday pleaded not guilty to a charge of perjury and to perverting the course of justice in a match-fixing libel action. Cairns faces the allegations in light of being awarded $136,000 in damages after he sued Lalit Modi, founder of the Indian Premier League...
  • N Srinivasan runs BCCI like a mafia, says Lalit Modi December 10, 2014

    Former IPL chief Lalit Modi tells CNN-IBN that his fight is not against any individual and he wants the entire system to be cleaned up. ...
  • Bury the people involved in IPL scam: Lalit Modi November 27, 2014

    The suspended former IPL commissioner is glad that the Supreme Court is taking a harsh stand against N Srinivasan and CSK. ...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories November 24, 2014

    Bullet News is CNN-IBN's non-stop prime time bulletin where we bring to you the day's top stories from around the world. Be it politics, sports, entertainment or business, catch it here, only in 30 minutes. ...
  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay November 24, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Palki S Upadhyay on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: SC slams BCCI over Srinivasan's conflict of interest November 24, 2014

    Wrapping on the knuckles of BCCI, the Supreme Court on Monday asked ICC Chairman N Srinivasan to address the question of conflict of interest as head of BCCI and also owner of the Indian Premier League (IPL) franchise Chennai Super Kings. ...
  • The cleanup in cricket has started today: Lalit Modi November 24, 2014

    "We made a mistake to let Srinivasan own a team. Unfortunately we are not able to correct it but the cricket lovers have the right to know the name of the players involved," said Modi. ...
  • I'm financing this petition against N Srinivasan: Lalit Modi November 24, 2014

    Suspended IPL commissioner Lalit Modi made a startling revelation on Monday, admitting that he is the man financing petitioner Aditya Verma against N Srinivasan and others in the IPL spot-fixing case. "I am financing the petition against Srinivasan and others [helping petitioner Verma]. There's no harm in backing anybody who helps...
  • SC names Srinivasan, Meiyappan in Mudgal report November 14, 2014

    The apex court bench said those under the Mudgal scanner were Srinivasan, Meiyappan, Sunder Raman and Raj Kundra besides at least three yet unnamed players. ...
  • IPL spot-fixing: Put the guilty behind bars, says Lalit Modi November 14, 2014

    Former IPL commissioner Lalit Modi told CNN-IBN that all names made public by the Supreme Court after the Justice Mudgal committee submitted its report should be jailed. ...
  • IPL spot-fixing: Lalit Modi lauds SC observations, BCCI says Australia tour on November 14, 2014

    "Today is a day of momentous proportions," Lalit Modi said after Supreme Court's observations on the IPL spot-fixing case on Friday, where it revealed that ICC chairman N Srinivasan, his son-in-law Gurunath Meiyappan, IPL CEO Sundar Raman and Rajasthan Royals' co-owners, along with some international players, have been named in...
  • Former Indian Premier League boss Lalit Modi reportedly suing Chris Cairns November 12, 2014

    New Zealand cricket great Chris Cairns faced fresh legal issues on Wednesday with former Indian Premier League boss Lalit Modi reported to be seeking more than £2.4 million ($3.8m) in damages and costs over a libel case. Modi has also applied to the High Court in London to have the libel...
  • HC asks sports secretary to manage RCA affairs for three weeks October 18, 2014

    Rajasthan High Court on Friday appointed state sports secretary JC Mahanti to manage the day-to-day affairs of Rajasthan Cricket Association for three weeks after Lalit Modi faction filed a case challenging their rival group's "forcible" taking over of RCA offices. Justice MN Bhandari passed the order after hearing a petition filed...
  • Chris Cairns given perjury trial date October 17, 2014

    Former New Zealand allrounder Chris Cairns will stand trial on charges of perjury next October after being bailed until January by a London Crown Court on Thursday. The charges stem from a 2012 libel action he brought against Lalit Modi, the former head of the Indian Premier League. The court ruled...
  • Lalit Modi faction in Rajasthan Cricket Association moves High Court October 15, 2014

    Jaipur: With mudslinging on the rise in the Rajasthan Cricket Association, the Lalit Modi faction has moved High Court against BJP minorities cell leader Amin Pathan and few others, who allegedly removed the former IPL commissioner in a coup following a no-confidence motion. Mehmood Abdi, the Deputy President of RCA, and...
  • Miffed Lalit Modi faction to move court October 13, 2014

    Jaipur: Miffed with the going-ons in Rajasthan Cricket Association, 'ousted' RCA chief Lalit Modi's faction has now decided to move court against the new 'working president' Amin Pathan. The drama surrounding RCA took a new turn on Sunday after 'suspended secretary' of the Modi faction, Sumendra Tiwary, filed a police complaint...
  • Rajasthan Cricket Association removes Lalit Modi as chief October 11, 2014

    Controversial former IPL Commissioner Lalit Modi was unceremoniously ousted from the president's post of the RCA with a rebel group led by local BJP leader Amin Pathan taking over the reins. ...
  • Lalit Modi ousted as Rajasthan Cricket Association President October 11, 2014

    Jaipur: Controversial former IPL Commissioner Lalit Modi was on Saturday unceremoniously ousted from the president's post of the Rajasthan Cricket Association (RCA) with a rebel group led by local BJP leader Amin Pathan taking over the reins. On a day of hectic developments, Pathan was elected as the Acting President by...
  • Rajasthan XI allowed to feature in BCCI's domestic tournaments October 1, 2014

    A big relief came for Rajasthan players as the High Court of the state allowed them to play in domestic competitions held by BCCI this year. According to the order, the Rajasthan High Court asked the BCCI to appoint selection committees to pick teams for the domestic tournaments of 2014-15...
  • Manohar blasts Srinivasan, vows to oppose Lalit Modi's reentry into BCCI September 13, 2014

    New Delhi: Former board president Shashank Manohar on Saturday accused his successor N. Srinivasan of taking advantage of the amendment of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) constitution for seeking a third term in office and vowed to oppose Lalit Modi's reentry. Manohar also ruled out contesting the...
  • NZ cricketer Chris Cairns to face perjury charges September 12, 2014

    Wellington: Former New Zealand allrounder Chris Cairns says he will fight to clear his name after being informed by London's Metropolitan Police he is to be charged with perjury. The charges relate to the 2012 libel trial in London's High Court in which Cairns successfully sued Indian Premier League boss Lalit...
  • Rajasthan Cricket Association vs BCCI case hearing on September 11 September 8, 2014

    Jaipur: The impasse between the Rajasthan Cricket Association and BCCI is likely to continue for a little longer as the District Judge in Jaipur has set September 11 as the next date of hearing. The BCCI had warned RCA of dire consequences if they allow Lalit Modi, who is facing a...