MI owner asked to respond to ‘conflict of interest’ allegation

The board of control for cricket in India's (BCCI) new ethics officer has asked for a written response from the owner and director of the company. The complaint is alleged to be a 'conflict of interest' on her part. He has set the deadline for the response that should be supported by a duly executed affidavit.
#BCCI #India #Sports #TeamSports #Cricket


2 days ago

Sourav Ganguly to feature in second season of Legends League Cricket

Former india captain and current president of the BCCI will be featuring in a charity match in the Legends League cricket. The match will celebrate the 75 years of Indian independence.
#SouravGanguly #BCCI #LegendsLeague #Indian #Sports #TeamSports #Cricket


1 weeks ago

Sanju Samson replaces KL Rahul in India’s T20I squad against West Indies

All-India Senior Selection Committee names wicket-keeper Sanju Samson as a replacement for KL Rahul. Rahul tested positive for COVID-19 last week and has been advised rest by the BCCI medical team. Samson was part of the squad in the recently concluded ODI series that won 3-0.
#SanjuSamson #Sportstar #India #Sports #TeamSports #Cricket


1 weeks ago

CWG 2022 - Pooja Vastrakar, S Meghana test positive for Covid-19, miss flight to Birmingham

Pooja Vastrakar and S Meghana tested positive for Covid-19 last week. The pair are currently quarantining in Bengaluru, where the women's team went through a 10-day camp prior to their departure to the UK. The duo will have to pass a BCCI-mandated fitness test after completing their isolation.
#PoojaVastrakar #BCCI #Covid #Bengaluru #Sports #TeamSports #Cricket


1 weeks ago

Mithali Raj hints at comeback; says 'I'm keeping that option open' on women's IPL

Mithali Raj may come out of retirement to take part in the inaugural women's IPL. The 39-year-old said she is considering it but noted that she has not made a final decision yet. Jay Shah, the secretary of the BCCI, had already stated that the women’s IPL would begin soon.
#MithaliRaj #BCCI #IPL #Sports #TeamSports #Cricket


1 weeks ago

Former SC judge Vineet Saran appointed BCCI ethics officer

Vineet Saran has taken over as the BCCI’s ethics officer and ombudsman, filling the dual posts lying vacant for a year. Saran succeeded Justice (Retd) D. K. Jain, whose term ended in June last year. The 65-year-old is a former Chief Justice of Odisha High Court and also served as a judge in Karnataka and Allahabad High Court.
#VineetSaran #BCCI #Karnataka #Sports #TeamSports #Cricket


2 weeks ago

Nasser Hussain directs verbal volleys at ICC; Broadcaster blames overdose of cricket for Stokes's retirement

Ben Stokes announced his retirement on July 18, 2022, and cited fitness-related concerns. Former England captain Nasser Hussain blames England's gruelling cricket calendar for Stokes's retirement. Hussain also took a sly dig at the BCCI and said that the ICC has been extremely callous at granting limitless windows to franchise cricket.
#BenStokes #BCCI #England #Sports #TeamSports #Cricket


2 weeks ago

Why will Rajeev Shukla step down as BCCI Vice-President? Read to find out

BCCI Vice-President Rajeev Shukla will reportedly step down from his post after taking oath as a Rajya Sabha MP on July 18. 27 others took oath as members of the Monsoon Session of the Parliament on Monday. Harbhajan Singh, Misa Bharti, and daughter of former Bihar Chief Minister Lalu Prasad Yadav also took oath.
#RajeevShukla #BCCI #Bihar #Sports #TeamSports #Cricket


2 weeks ago

Supreme Court permits advocate Harish Salve to appear virtually in BCCI matter

Supreme Court permitted senior advocate Harish Salve to appear virtually on Wednesday. The plea of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) seeking to amend its constitution with regard to the tenure of its office bearers including president Sourav Ganguly and secretary Jay Shah would be taken up.
#HarishSalve #SupremeCourt #Sports #TeamSports #Cricket


2 weeks ago

Lalit Modi makes BIG statement, claims taking BCCI's bank balance from 40 cr to 47,680 cr

Lalit Modi has become the talk of the town again after he made his relationship with Sushmita Sen public. On July 14, Modi posted a series of photos on Twitter and Instagram to announce that he is dating the former Miss Universe winner. Modi is known as the person who coined the idea of the Indian Premier League way back in 2007.
#LalitModi #BCCI #MissUniverse #IndianPremierLeague #News #Sports #TeamSports


2 weeks ago

HCA members flag various issues in the association

There are a lot of shortcomings, corruption, misuse of power and unfair selections, says Shivlal Yadav. The former BCCI president and India off-spinner alleged that the selections were not fair at all in the Hyderabad Cricket Association. He said that the current HCA president (Mohd Azharuddin) doesn’t want to talk to them.
#ShivlalYadav #BCCI #India #Sports #TeamSports #Cricket


2 weeks ago

BCCI chief Sourav Ganguly lauds India's win in England: 'Pant just special, so is Pandu'

Sourav Ganguly praises Indian team for their outstanding performance in England. Ganguly took to Twitter to congratulate the team's head coach Rahul Dravid, captain Rohit Sharma, former head coach Ravi Shastri, and ex-skipper Virat Kohli. Pant and Hardik Pandya played a crucial role in helping India win the deciding third ODI of the series. India bowled England out for 259 runs to win the decider.
#SouravGanguly #BCCI #Indian #England #Sports #TeamSports #Cricket


3 weeks ago

ENG vs IND, 3rd ODI: Here's why Arshdeep Singh wasn't considered for selection the series decider ind vs eng bumrah

Mohammed Siraj replaced Jasprit Bumrah in the playing eleven for the third and final ODI between India and England. A lot of fans on social media weren't happy with the decision and wanted Arshdeep Singh to be the one replacing the MI bowler. However, BCCI issued a clarification stating that he wasn't considered for selection due to a right abdominal strain.
#MohammedSiraj #BCCI #India #Sports #TeamSports #Cricket


3 weeks ago

ICC Media Rights: Here's why Indian broadcasters are concerned about the auction process, know details

The International Cricket Council (ICC) started the process of selling the media rights tender on 20th June. The tender includes rights for 711 games at its global events in the eight-year cycle starting 2024. Unlike BCCI's e-auction which went on for three days, ICC will be following the conventional sealed bid process.
#InternationalCricketCouncil #Indian #Sports #TeamSports #Cricket


3 weeks ago

‘A selector who can drop Virat Kohli is yet to be born in India’: Ex-Pak captain

Was Virat Kohli dropped from India's T20I side against West Indies or was he rested? There was no official word on Kohli and Jasprit Bumrah's absence when BCCI announced the 18-member squad. Rashid Latif says no selector in India can drop Kohli.
#ViratKohli #BCCI #India #Sports #TeamSports #Cricket


3 weeks ago

BCCI push for Sourav, Jay extension; SC says 'will see'

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) sought an early hearing of its plea seeking an extension of the current tenure of the apex cricketing body’s president Saurav Ganguly and its secretary Jay Shah. Mr Ganguly, before becoming BCCI president on October 23, 2019, was the president of the Cricket Association of Bengal since 2015. Mr Shah became the joint secretary of the Gujarat Cricket Association (GCA) in September 2013.
#SauravGanguly #BoardofControlforCricketinIndia #Sports #TeamSports #Cricket


3 weeks ago

BCCI push for Sourav, Jay extension; SC says 'will see'

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) sought an early hearing of its plea seeking an extension of the current tenure of the apex cricketing body’s president Saurav Ganguly and its secretary Jay Shah. Mr Ganguly, before becoming BCCI president on October 23, 2019, was the president of the Cricket Association of Bengal since 2015. Mr Shah became the joint secretary of the Gujarat Cricket Association (GCA) in September 2013.
#SauravGanguly #BoardofControlforCricketinIndia #Sports #TeamSports #Cricket


3 weeks ago

Andhra Pradesh: ACA officials meet BCCI secretary Jay Shah in Mumbai

Andhra Cricket Association (ACA) president Sarat Chandra Reddy and treasurer Gopinath Reddy met Board of Control for Cricket in India *(BCCI) secretary Jay Shah in Mumbai on Friday. They invite him to valedictory function of APL, which will be held at ACA-VDCA Stadium in Visakhapatnam.
#SaratChandraReddy #AndhraCricketAssociation #Mumbai #Sports #TeamSports #Cricket


3 weeks ago

BCCI requests SC to urgently hear plea to allow amendment of Constitution

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) approached the Supreme Court for an urgent hearing on its application pending in the top court for over two years. The application seeks an extended tenure for its President Sourav Ganguly and Secretary Jay Shah among a slew of other amendments to the Constitution for the cricket body.
#SouravGanguly #BoardofControlforCricketinIndia #Sports #TeamSports #Cricket


3 weeks ago

Lalit Modi's net worth: Sushmita Sen's boyfriend's extravagant lifestyle will blow your mind

Former Indian Premier League (IPL) winner Lalit Modi is worth 570 million dollars. He has been a beacon of change by innovating the concept of Indian cricket tournaments. Modi was suspended from BCCI after being accused of misconduct, indiscipline and financial irregularities shortly after IPL ended in 2010. The Enforcement Directorate launched an investigation against him for alleged financial irregularities.
#LalitModi #BCCI #IndianPremierLeague #IPL #News #Sports #TeamSports


3 weeks ago