Shashank Manohar

  • 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...
  • BCCI Constitution amended for Arun Jaitley not Srinivasan: Manohar September 13, 2014

    New Delhi: Former board president Shashank Manohar Saturday ruled out contesting the impending elections against N. Srinivasan and accused his successor of taking advantage of the amendment of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) constitution for seeking a third term in office. Manohar said the board's constitution was...
  • IPL Scandal: Probe-panel member Justice Patel related to interim BCCI president Yadav April 21, 2014

    In another major development in the IPL scandal and a day before an important Supreme Court hearing, member of the probe panel proposed by the BCCI, former Calcutta High Court Chief Justice JN Patel confirmed to CNN-IBN on Monday that he is the brother-in-law of interim BCCI president Shivlal Yadav. "I...
  • I was disillusioned with what happened in WC meeting: Shashank Manohar April 21, 2014

    Mumbai: Former BCCI chief Shashank Manohar is "disillusioned" with the proceedings of the Board's Emergent Working Committee meeting which he had attended as a representative of Vidarbha Cricket Association. "I can't disclose what happened at the meeting. All I can say is I was disillusioned with the happenings. I had gone...
  • Sanjay Patel walked out of BCCI meet after altercation with Shashank Manohar April 21, 2014

    Kolkata: There was a lot of drama at the BCCI's emergent working committee meeting at the Mumbai headquarters on Sunday as an altercation between secretary Sanjay Patel and former president Shashank Manohar led to the former walking out of the meeting. The Baroda man was however persuaded by some of the...
  • Lalit Modi demands CBI inquiry into IPL scandal April 20, 2014

    Former IPL Commissioner Lalit Modi on Sunday opposed the three-member committee suggested by the BCCI to the Supreme Court to probe the IPL spot-fixing and betting scandal and demanded an inquiry by the CBI. "There should be no compromise on new panel. Current proposed panel has Srini cronies on it. Supreme...
  • Aditya Verma opposes BCCI's probe panel, Shastri's inclusion April 21, 2014

    The unrecognised Cricket Association of Bihar chief Aditya Verma, who has dragged BCCI to the Supreme Court over the IPL spot-fixing scandal, on Sunday opposed the three-member committee suggested by the board to the SC to probe into the case. Verma demanded a probe by either the Central Bureau of Investigation...
  • BCCI forms new IPL probe panel, to propose it to SC April 20, 2014

    The BCCI on Sunday came up with a three-member panel to investigate the IPL betting and spot-fixing scandal. The decision was taken at the emergency Working Committee meeting held at the board's headquarters in Mumbai this afternoon. Former CBI director RK Raghavan, former Calcutta High Court chief justice JN Patel and...
  • Manohar to attend BCCI Working Committee meeting April 20, 2014

    New Delhi: Former BCCI president Shashank Manohar will attend Sunday's BCCI Working Committee meeting as a special invitee of the Vidarbha Cricket Association. Manohar is not part of Vidarbha Cricket Association (VCA) but has been co-opted by them so that he can represent them at the meeting. Manohar is one of the...
  • IPL Scandal: Aditya Verma for Shashank Manohar as probe panel head April 18, 2014

    New Delhi: The unrecognised Cricket Association of Bihar chief Aditya Verma, who has shaken the BCCI by dragging it to the Supreme Court over the IPL spot-fixing scandal, has demanded that the Board's former President Shashank Manohar head the probe panel against the scam. In a statement issued on Friday, Verma...
  • No one in BCCI to take on Srinivasan, rues Shashank Manohar April 17, 2014

    Former BCCI President Shashank Manohar on Thursday rued that there was no one in the board to take on N Srinivasan who is facing the heat over the IPL spot-fixing and betting scandal. Srinivasan, who had ignored repeated calls for his resignation, has been stripped of his presidential powers by the...
  • Shashank Manhohar should take over as interim president: Bedi March 27, 2014

    New Delhi: Former India captain Bishan Singh Bedi said ex-board chief Shashank Manhohar should take over as the interim president of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), replacing incumbent N Srinivasan. Bedi told IANS that under the circumstances through which Indian cricket is going, Manohar could be...
  • SC proposal: Sunil Gavaskar as BCCI chief; no RR, CSK in IPL 7 March 27, 2014

    In a sensational twist to the IPL spot-fixing scandal, the Supreme Court on Thursday proposed to the Board of Control for Cricket in India that Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals should not be allowed to participate in the seventh season of Indian Premier League. The apex court also suggested that...
  • N Srinivasan to step aside, not step down? March 27, 2014

    Under-fire BCCI President N Srinivasan is exploring various legal options, though he continues to keep quiet on the Supreme Court observation that he should step down from his post for a fair probe into the IPL fixing scandal. The beleaguered Srinivasan, who underwent a cataract surgery on Wednesday, had a series...
  • Lalit Modi backs Manohar, wants suspension of IPL 7 March 27, 2014

    Mumbai: Backing his one-time nemesis Shashank Manohar over his scathing views that the cash-rich IPL has lost some of its credibility, former chairman of the T20 League Lalit Modi has said the upcoming season of the tournament needs to be suspended to clean up the game. "I completely agree with Mr...
  • SC order in IPL fixing case today, Srinivasan faces the heat March 27, 2014

    New Delhi: It is judgement day for BCCI Chief N Srinivasan with the Supreme Court set to pronounce its ruling in the IPL spot-fixing and betting probe on Thursday. The apex court had on Tuesday said that Srinivasan's resignation is essential for a fair probe. After the apex court asking him...
  • News 360: Sonia, Rahul attack Modi, say he will divide India March 26, 2014

    At the release of Congress's manifesto, party President Sonia Gandhi and Vice President Rahul Gandhi hit out at BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi saying his ideology will divide India. Rahul said, "Modi is an ideology which divides people. This ideology is dangerous for the country and every Congress leader...
  • Exclusive: Shashank Manohar calls for suspension of IPL 2014 March 26, 2014

    In an exclusive interview with CNN-IBN, former BCCI president Shashank Manohar on Tuesday came down heavily on the mess in the Indian Premier League calling for the suspension of its seventh edition that begins in the UAE from April 16. "Considering the latest Developments in the BCCI, it is my considered...
  • Manohar breaks long silence, slams Srinivasan October 3, 2013

    In an unprecedented attack, exBCCI President Shashank Manohar has called N Srinivasan an "autocrat" and accused him of causing massive damage to the board. ...
  • BCCI expresses displeasure over Shashank Manohar's action October 3, 2013

    Mumbai: The BCCI on Thursday took strong exception to former President Shashank Manohar's attempt to get his name expunged from the legal cases against the Board with Secretary Sanjay Patel saying that the move amounts to shirking responsibility. "There was no question of affidavit [filed by Manohar in the Bombay Hight...
  • Shashank Manohar slams Srinivasan, says he must quit October 3, 2013

    In an interview to 'Mumbai Mirror', the former BCCI chief called Srinivasan an 'autocrat' who only worries about his personal interests. ...
  • Autocrat Srinivasan shouldn't be BCCI president: Shashank Manohar October 3, 2013

    New Delhi: Former president of the BCCI Shashank Manohar has lashed out at the board's reelected president N Srinivasan, saying that the India Cements boss should not hold office in light of the IPL spotfixing and betting scandal that has blemished the image of Indian cricket. Talking to Mumbai Mirror, Manohar...
  • Move afoot to bring Manohar to take on Srinivasan September 19, 2013

    New Delhi: The disgruntled murmurs have amplified into stronger voices of dissent as the BCCI looks ahead to what could be one of the most factitious Annual General body Meeting (AGM) in the history of the Indian cricket board. A move is afoot to put forward a 'clean' and 'credible'...
  • BCCI: The key players in the power game May 31, 2013

    Key players in the IPL drama: Rajiv Shukla, Arun Jaitley, Sharad Pawar, Jagmohan Dalmiya, Shashank Manohar, N Srinivasan. ...
  • Srinivasan: Chennai industrialist, BCCI chief May 29, 2013

    New Delhi: Narayanaswami Srinivasan, a 67yearold industrialist from Chennai, heads the world's richest cricket body, the Board of Control for Cricket in India. He was the BCCI Secretary till September 2011 and before that a BCCI Treasurer. Srinivasan became the cricket body's 30th President in September 2011 after Shashank Manohar's...
  • Srinivasan should keep himself away till the probe is complete: Shukla May 29, 2013

    New Delhi: IPL chairman Rajeev Shukla on Wednesday indicated that underfire BCCI President N Srinivasan should distance himself from the probe into the spotfixing and betting scandal till the investigations are over. "Whatever suggestions are made by the panel, should be implemented immediately. No matter how big the person, the...
  • Read: Shashank Manohar's advice to the BCCI on spotfixing May 26, 2013

    New Delhi: In an email reply to a question posed by CNNIBN on Sunday, former BCCI president Shashank Manohar laid out his views on what the Indian cricket board must do in the context of the present controversies and police investigations that have made sure the game is brought into...
  • Probe all IPL matches, demands former BCCI boss Manohar May 26, 2013

    New Delhi: Former BCCI president Shashank Manohar on Sunday urged the BCCI to hand over the investigations into the IPL spotfixing scandal to a central investigative agency which will probe all the matches of the cashrich league. Read: Shashank Manohar's advice to the BCCI on spotfixing "BCCI must come clean in wake...
  • Srinivasan rejects requests to step down: Sources May 26, 2013

    New Delhi: N Srinivasan has rejected the request made by some BCCI members to step down in the wake of IPL betting scandal in which his soninlaw Gurunath Meiyappan has been arrested and sent to police custody, sources said. Some BCCI members met the cricketing body's President and suggested former chief...
  • How can the BCCI impeach its chief N Srinivasan? May 25, 2013

    New Delhi: He is defiant. He seems to have lost support overnight. And it looks like his time at the The Board Of Control For Cricket In India's (BCCI) top brass is numbered. N Srinivasan, however, maintains that he will not resign from the post of BCCI's President despite the...