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  • Mumbai Cricket Association interviews 28 candidates for coaching posts 14-04-2014 08:25 PM

    Mumbai: Twenty-eight aspirants, some of them former Test players, were interviewed on Monday for the job of coaches in different age groups representing Mumbai including the senior team by the local cricket association. The names of selected candidates for a total of six coaching posts, including two for the women's...
  • Mumbai set to sack coach Sulakshan Kulkarni after Ranji debacle 16-01-2014 09:05 PM

    Mumbai: Mumbai coach Sulakshan Kulkarni is all set to get sacked after the 40-time champions' early exit from this season's Ranji Trophy tournament. A decision to this effect was taken on Thursday by Mumbai Cricket Association's Technical Committee, which discussed and recommended this to the Managing Committee, said a media...
  • Make school ties 15-players-a-side affair to increase talent pool: Tendulkar 03-12-2013 11:17 PM

    Mumbai: Batting legend Sachin Tendulkar on Tuesday suggested that Mumbai Cricket Association can improve its talent pool by making its inter-college and inter-school competition a 15-player affair. "How can the Mumbai Cricket step ahead of the opposition. For that, casually, me and my brother were chatting one day at home,...
  • MCA to fete Sachin Tendulkar, Prithvi Shaw, Mushir Ahmed Khan 30-11-2013 09:05 PM

    Mumbai: Mumbai Cricket Association, which honoured Sachin Tendulkar by naming its Kandivli facility for him earlier this month, is going to felicitate him again next week at a function at its Bandra-Kurla Complex ground. "We are going to honour Sachin Tendulkar at our BKC complex on December 3 and the...
  • Ravi Sawant appointed MCA interim chief 27-11-2013 09:05 PM

    Mumbai: A day after a city civil court restrained Union Minister Sharad Pawar from functioning as the Mumbai Cricket Association president, the MCA managing committee on Wednesday appointed vice-president Ravi Sawant as its interim chief. On Tuesday, Judge MS Sharma passed the interim order while hearing an application by senior...
  • Court restrains Sharad Pawar from acting as MCA President 26-11-2013 06:32 PM

    Mumbai: In a jolt to NCP chief Sharad Pawar, a city civil court Tuesday temporarily restrained him from functioning as president of the Mumbai Cricket Association but gave him a week to appeal against the order. Judge M S Sharma passed the interim order while hearing an application by senior...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 11-11-2013 11:40 PM

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  • A big thank you to MCA: Sachin Tendulkar 11-11-2013 07:42 PM

    In a felicitation ceremony ahead of Sachin Tendulkar's 200th and final Test, MCA named its Kandivili Ground after the legendary batsman. ...
  • MCA played a big role in my career: Sachin Tendulkar 11-11-2013 06:54 PM

    Mumbai: Continuing with the felicitations lined up for the retiring Sachin Tendulkar, the Mumbai Cricket Association on Monday honoured the iconic Indian batsman ahead of his 200th and final Test by naming its Kandivili Ground after him. The 40-year-old veteran, who would be retiring after the second and final Test...
  • Tendulkar recommended Dhoni as Indian captain: Pawar 10-11-2013 01:01 PM

    Mumbai: Mumbai Cricket Association chief Sharad Pawar has revealed that it was Sachin Tendulkar who batted for Mahendra Singh Dhoni as captain of the Indian team after Rahul Dravid expressed his desire to give up captaincy in 2007. "Sachin loves to lend a helping hand to fellow players, especially the...
  • Sachin Tendulkar postal stamp to mark the start of his 200th Test 01-11-2013 10:06 AM

    New Delhi: Hosts of Sachin Tendulkar's 200th and last Test - Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA) - have announced that they will release a commemorative postal stamp with Tendulkar's photo at the presentation before the start of the second Test between India and West Indies on November 14 at the Wankhede...
  • Mad ticket-rush for Tendulkar's last Tests to leave many heart-broken 25-10-2013 10:51 AM

    According to reports, just 4000 tickets will be on sale for Sachin Tendulkar's last international appearance during his 200th Test to be played against West Indies at the Wankhede Stadium from November 14-18. Wankhede holds a seating capacity of 33,500 but the Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA) plans to sell just...
  • Sachin Tendulkar happy to play in front of home crowd: MCA 24-10-2013 09:10 PM

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Cricket Association on Thursday issued a statement on behalf of retiring great Sachin Tendulkar saying the senior India player was "more than happy" to play his final Test in the city and he would be pleased whichever way MCA chooses to felicitate him. "Sachin Tendulkar is more...
  • AAP asks Sachin Tendulkar not to associate with MCA Kandivali club 24-10-2013 04:24 PM

    Mumbai: Two days after the MCA (Mumbai Cricket Association) renamed the Kandivali ground as Sachin Tendulkar Gymkhana Club, the Aam Aadmi Party has reportedly asked the star batsman not to associate himself with MCA proposal. The MCA on Tuesday renamed the Kandivili ground as the Sachin Tendulkar Gymkhana Club. Sharad...
  • MCA doesn't have right to name club after Sachin: Shiv Sena 23-10-2013 04:41 PM

    Terming as illegal the decision of Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA) to christen its newly built suburban Kandivali club house after Sachin Tendulkar, the Shiv Sena has sought municipal commissioner's intervention in the matter. "We are not opposed to naming the club house after Sachin. We are against the procedure. The...
  • Meet the man asked to paint a farewell gift for Sachin Tendulkar 23-10-2013 03:09 PM

    New Delhi: When the Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA) asked Sachin Tendulkar what he would want as a farewell gift, the legend said painting of a famous landmark of Maharashtra will make him happy. And the MCA subsequently appointed Nashik-based painter Prafuul Sawant for the job, The Indian Express has reported....
  • Huge demand worldwide to watch Tendulkar's farewell Test: MCA Chief 22-10-2013 08:12 PM

    Mumbai: There is a huge demand for tickets from fans across the world, including the US, to watch Sachin Tendulkar's 200th and farewell Test at the Wankhede Stadium here next month leading to a tricky situation to accommodate all, said Mumbai Cricket Association chief Sharad Pawar on Tuesday. "People from...
  • MCA renames Kandivali ground as Sachin Tendulkar Gymkhana Club 22-10-2013 05:29 PM

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA) on Tuesday renamed the Kandivili ground as the Sachin Tendulkar Gymkhana Club. Sharad Pawar, the newly-elected MCA president, announced the change of name in a press conference here. "We have decided to name our clubhouse at Kandivali after Sachin Tendulkar and the unveiling function...
  • MCA poll: Court refuses to grant interim relief to Munde 21-10-2013 08:02 PM

    Mumbai: The Bombay city civil court Monday refused to grant any interim relief to BJP leader Gopinath Munde on the suit filed by him challenging rejection of his nomination to contest for the president's post at the Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA) polls. Judge M S Sharma had on Saturday heard...
  • 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...
  • New MCA boss Pawar dumps probe panel report on unsold WC final tickets 18-10-2013 10:51 PM

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Cricket Association on Friday scrapped a probe committee's report on unsold tickets of the World Cup 2011 final held here, after its newly elected president Sharad Pawar slammed it as 'unfair'. Pawar, who was elected unopposed at MCA's biennial polls, criticised the formation of the panel by...
  • Sharad Pawar can challenge Srinivasan's authority 18-10-2013 08:52 PM

    The former BCCI and ICC president Sharad Pawar has been elected as Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA) chief unopposed. ...
  • Munde moves court against rejection of nomination 18-10-2013 06:16 PM

    Mumbai: Senior BJP leader Gopinath Munde on Friday filed a suit in the city civil court against the rejection of his nomination to contest for the president's post in the Mumbai Cricket Association's biennial polls. In his petition, Munde challenged the decision of MCA and said the rejection of his...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey 17-10-2013 11:42 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • Is Sharad Pawar set to take over the reins of Indian cricket administration? 17-10-2013 11:40 PM

    Former BCCI and ICC President Sharad Pawar has been elected as Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA) chief unopposed, the election officer announced it on Thursday evening ahead of Friday's biennial polls. ...
  • Sharad Pawar elected unopposed as President of MCA 17-10-2013 10:02 PM

    Mumbai: Former BCCI and ICC President Sharad Pawar has been elected as Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA) chief unopposed, the election officer announced it on Thursday evening ahead of Friday's biennial polls. It was merely a formality for Pawar to take the MCA's top post after Gopinath Munde's nomination for the...
  • 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...
  • Sharad Pawar set to return as MCA boss, Munde seeks stay on elections 17-10-2013 01:00 PM

    Mumbai: With Gopinath Munde's nomination for the post of Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA) president rejected and even his appeal against that rejection dismissed, former BCCI and ICC president Sharad Pawar is set to return to the top MCA post unopposed. However, Munde plans to move court to seek a stay...
  • Gopinath Munde's application for MCA presidentship rejected 12-10-2013 11:52 PM

    Mumbai: Senior BJP leader Gopinath Munde, who had filed his nomination to contest for the presidentship of the Mumbai Cricket Association at its biennial election on October 18, on Saturday suffered a huge setback as his application was rejected on the basis of the residential criteria. According to MCA rules,...
  • It's Sharad Pawar vs Gopinath Munde for MCA president's post 09-10-2013 06:53 PM

    Mumbai: Union Agriculture Minister and NCP strongman Sharad Pawar filed his nomination for the president's post in the Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA) a day after BJP leader Gopinath Munde did so, to make it a two-way fight for the reins of MCA at its October 18 biennial polls. "Mr Sharad...