Srinivasan

  • Aditya Verma joins BJP July 17, 2014

    New Delhi: The unrecognised Cricket Association of Bihar Secretary Aditya Verma, whose legal action led to N Srinivasan stepping aside as BCCI President in the IPL spot-fixing scandal, on Thursday joined the BJP's Bihar unit. He was inducted into the party by Bihar BJP chief Mangal...
  • BCCI is not sitting on pots of money, says N Srinivasan July 15, 2014

    Chennai: The BCCI is not sitting on "pots of money" as is being made out and it shared revenues with players and state associations for promoting the sport, new ICC Chairman N Srinivasan said on Tuesday. "BCCI is often much misunderstood. You really do not hear what BCCI has done. It...
  • Ravi Shastri hails ICC for choosing Srinivasan as chairman July 9, 2014

    Kolkata: Former India skipper Ravi Shastri has hailed International Cricket Council (ICC) for choosing the beleaguered BCCI supremo N Srinivasan as its first chairman. "If you want my answer, It's a very good choice," the cricketer turned commentator said on Srinivasan being appointed ICC chairman despite the Supreme Court stripping off...
  • Test cricket cannot be a 10-men club, says N Srinivasan July 6, 2014

    New Delhi: Believing firmly in the primacy of Test cricket, new ICC chairman N Srinivasan has said that the traditional five-day format "cannot be a 10-member club" forever and added that China are keen to enter the fray if cricket becomes an Olympic sport. "Test cricket cannot be a 10-men club....
  • I haven't done anything to tarnish the game's image: N Srinivasan July 3, 2014

    New Delhi: Maintaining firmly that his "conscience is clear", new ICC chairman N Srinivasan on Thursday said he has "done nothing to tarnish the image of the game" and will speak out once the Probe Committee headed by Justice (Retd) Mukul Mudgal tables the final report. "Let the report come out...
  • ICC delays decision on ACC's future July 1, 2014

    Karachi: The International Cricket Council (ICC) has delayed a decision on the future of the Asian Cricket Council (ACC) until December this year. At its recent annual meeting in Melbourne the ICC members discussed at length the future of the ACC and whether it was serving any purpose other than distributing...
  • FICA disappointed with Srinivasan elevation June 27, 2014

    Melbourne: The Federation of International Cricketers Association (FICA) on Friday said it was disappointed with N Srinivasan's appointment to the post of ICC Chairman even as New Zealand Cricket Director Martin Snedden backed the controversial Indian administrator's elevation to the top job. FICA's outgoing President Paul Marsh said the world body...
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  • My conscience is clear, no taint on me: Srinivasan June 26, 2014

    Melbourne: Controversial Indian administrator N Srinivasan on Thursday sought to dispel the notion that he was not the appropriate person to be elected the new ICC Chairman, saying there was no taint on him and his conscience was very clear. Immediately after his appointment to the new post, Srinivasan was asked...
  • BCCI hails Srinivavsan's appointment as ICC Chairman June 26, 2014

    New Delhi: The BCCI on Thursday congratulated its President-in-exile N Srinivasan for becoming the first Chairman of the ICC, saying there could not have been a better person for the position. The ICC, in its Annual Conference held at the Melbourne Cricket Ground unanimously approved the revamp of its corporate governance...
  • N Srinivasan confirmed as International Cricket Council chairman June 26, 2014

    Narayanaswami Srinivasan was confirmed as the chairman of the International Cricket Council (ICC) after the 52-member full council approved amendments to the ICC's Memorandum and Articles of Association at the annual conference in Melbourne on Thursday. As was widely known before the conference, Srinivasan was elected the chairman despite being barred...
  • Srinivasan set to become chief of International Cricket Council June 23, 2014

    Sydney: Suspended Indian cricket chief N Srinivasan is expected to be appointed as the new ICC chairman at this week's annual conference in Melbourne which is set to address growing concerns about corruption in the sport. The Board of Control for Cricket in India has confirmed the 69-year-old industrialist will stand...
  • PCB not to oppose N Srinivasan's appointment as ICC chairman June 22, 2014

    Karachi: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is unlikely to resist the appointment of N Srinivasan as the chairman of the International Cricket Council (ICC) this week in Melbourne after assured a bilateral series with India next year in the United Arab Emirates. A well placed source in the PCB told PTI...
  • Srinivasan elected unopposed as TNCA president June 22, 2014

    Chennai: BCCI's president-in-exile N Srinivasan, was on Sunday unanimously elected as the chief of the Tamil Nadu Cricket Association (TNCA) for the 14th consecutive year. As has been the case for over 10 years, all the sitting office bearers and executive committee members were elected unopposed during the 84th annual general...
  • BCCI re-confirms N Srinivasan's candidature for ICC chief's post June 19, 2014

    New Delhi: With the Supreme Court refusing to restrain N Srinivasan from taking over as ICC Chairman, the BCCI has sent a final confirmation to the world body intimating that its President-in-exile will be the candidate to head the all-powerful Board. The Tamil Nadu strongman will officially take charge as the...
  • Bihar cricket body's bid to block N Srinivasan from ICC rejected June 16, 2014

    A last ditch effort to stall N Srinivasan from becoming the chairman of the International Cricket Council (ICC) was frustrated as the Supreme Court on Monday declined to hold an early hearing of a plea by the Cricket Association of Bihar. An apex court bench of Justice Vikramajit Sen and Justice...
  • SC denies urgent hearing on plea restraining Srinivasan from contesting for ICC chief post June 16, 2014

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday refused to hear a plea by Cricket Association of Bihar (CAB) to stop the former BCCI president N Srinivasan from contesting for the ICC chief post. An apex court bench of Justice Vikramajit Sen and Justice Shiva Kirti Singh described as "unfair" that the...
  • Srinivasan can contest election for ICC president: SC June 12, 2014

    New Delhi: BCCI president N Srinivasan can go ahead and participate in the election for ICC president as the Supreme Court on Thursday declined to entertain a plea by the Cricket Association of Bihar to restrain him from joining the polls. Declining to pass any order, the apex court bench of...
  • BCCI pressurised Australia, England for ICC revamp, says Sanjay Patel June 7, 2014

    Hyderabad: The BCCI had threatened to form a parallel world cricket body before the England and Australian boards agreed to the controversial restructuring of the ICC and decided to give a lion's share of revenue to the Indian board, said its secretary Sanjay Patel on Saturday. "We got criticised by many...
  • Aditya Verma writes to Prime Ministers of three nations on Srinivasan June 3, 2014

    Stepping up his tirade against BCCI President-in-exile N Srinivasan, Cricket Association of Bihar Secretary Aditya Verma on Monday shot off missives to the Prime Ministers of India, England and Australia to intervene in the matter through the parent body ICC. Verma also appealed to BCCI and its affiliated units not to...
  • N Srinivasan meets finance minister Arun Jaitley at ministry office June 2, 2014

    New Delhi: BCCI's president-in-exile N Srinivasan dropped in to meet finance minister Arun Jaitley here on Monday. Although details of their meeting were not known, the Tamil Nadu strongman was at the finance ministry office during the second half where he was with Jaitley for about half-an-hour. Srinivasan was unavailable for...
  • N Srinivasan meets Arun Jaitley at ministry office June 2, 2014

    New Delhi: BCCI's president-in-exile N Srinivasan dropped in to meet finance minister Arun Jaitley on Monday. Although details of their meeting were not known, the Tamil Nadu strongman was at the finance ministry office during the second half where he was with Jaitley for about half-an-hour. Srinivasan was unavailable for comments about...
  • No one in ICC has the courage to stand up against N Srinivasan: FICA chief May 30, 2014

    The COO of Federation of International Cricketers Associations (FICA) Ian Smith reckons that no one in the ICC has the "courage to stand upto" BCCI president N Srinivasan and ECB chairman Giles Clarke as they cast a "very large shadow" over world cricket. In a very significant letter written to unrecognised...
  • Snapshot: Separated at birth? Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa looks exactly like South Indian filmstar Srinivasan May 28, 2014

    The resemblance between the two is just uncanny.Communications professional Karthik Srinivasan tweeted this hilarious photo collage of Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa and South Indian film star Srinivasan. The two men could well be separated at birth given how similar they are to each other in looks.But the similarities do...
  • Accounts passed at ACC meet chaired by N Srinivasan May 27, 2014

    Chennai: BCCI's president-in exile N Srinivasan on Tuesday chaired a finance committee meeting of the Asian Cricket Council here on Tuesday which saw the annual audited accounts being passed. The meeting was of short duration and no other topics including the ACC (U-23) Emerging Meet was discussed at the meeting. "Only...
  • N Srinivasan all set to chair ACC Meeting in Chennai May 25, 2014

    New Delhi: The Indian cricket board's president-in-exile N Srinivasan is all set to chair a meeting of the Asian Cricket Council (ACC) in Chennai on Monday. The meeting has been kept a hush-hush affair as the Tamil Nadu strongman refused to divulge any information about it when he was contacted. Sources within...
  • Aditya Verma writes against N Srinivasan to ICC's legal head May 23, 2014

    New Delhi: Aditya Verma , the Cricket Association of Bihar (CAB) secretary and face of the anti N Srinivasan faction, has written a letter to ICC's head of legal affairs Iain Higgins alleging the violation of parent body's 'Code of Ethics' by the Tamil Nadu strongman. In his letter to Higgins,...
  • IPL Scandal: Justice Mudgal Committee should uncover the guilty May 23, 2014

    Even before the newly expanded Supreme Court's Justice Mudgal Probe Committee gets down to business comes the disturbing news that two players in the ongoing IPL 7 were approached by bookies to throw a match, according to Mr. Sunil Gavaskar who is appointed by the Supreme Court to oversee the...
  • Supreme Court refuses to hear N Srinivasan's plea May 22, 2014

    The Supreme Court on Thursday refused to hear the plea filed by ousted BCCI president N Srinivasan, in which he had requested the apex court to reinstate him as the BCCI chief for all non-IPL matters. Srinivasan's plea was filed on the grounds that the SC has presently appointed two...
  • Srinivasan moves Supreme Court seeking modification of orders May 21, 2014

    Beleaguered N Srinivasan on Wednesday moved the Supreme Court seeking modification of its orders to enable him function as BCCI President for the non-IPL 2014 activities of cricket. Srinivasan has sought modification of apex court's March 28 and May 16 interim orders by which he was restrained from functioning as the...