SC VERDICT TO HELP BIHAR TO FIND A PLACE IN BCCI

  Bihar, which lost its place in the BCCI set up after Jharkhand was carved out of it, will have a representation in the Board with the Supreme Court accepting the recommendations of Lodha committee of having one state one association. However, before getting a permanent membership, three cricket bodies — Cricket Association of Bihar (CAB), Bihar Cricket […]

BCCI HAS SIX MONTHS TO IMPLEMENT ALL RECOMMENDATIONS OF LODHA COMMITTEE SAYS SUPREME COURT

  The Board of Control for Cricket in India has been provided a deadline of six months to implement all the major recommendations of the Lodha Committee by the supreme court of India, which was set up by the apex court to bring structural reforms in the BCCI. The apex court set up the Lodha committee […]

Cricket stars shower praise on Vijender Singh after his epic pro-boxing triumph

Indian boxer Vijender Singh defeated Australia’s Kerry Hope on Saturday to become the new WBO Asia/Pacific Middleweight champion. It was a terrific effort by India’s star boxer who registered his seventh win in as many encounters. There were a few current and former Indian cricket players who were present at the venue to support Vijender […]

MINI IPL HITS ROADBLOCK

  For the first time in a long time, Board of Control for Cricket in India saw itself sidelined by other board members of ICC at the recent annual conference of the game’s governing body in Edinburgh early this month. BCCI president Anurag Thakur proposed the idea of an annual overseas Indian Premier League in September. TOI […]

North America or UAE may host the first ever mini-IPL

The mini-IPL which was announced by the Board of Control for Cricket in India few weeks earlier. The league is expected to be held in September. Fresh reports have suggested that it can either be held in North America or UAE. BCCI is expected to take the final call on either of the two venues soon. […]

BCCI considers a change in its name

The Board of Control for Cricket in India, the most powerful cricket board across the globe. It generates the most amount of funds for the ICC. Reports say that the BCCI that is the “Board of Control for Cricket in India” is now thinking of a change in it’s name. The newly elected president, Anurag Thakur has proposed […]

Why Rahul Dravid rejected the Team India coaching offer ?

Anil Kumble was named as the Team India head coach on Thursday (23rd July) evening. 57 candidates had applied for this high profile job job, which was later trimmed down to 21 and interviewed in Kolkata. Shastri and Kumble were the front runners for the post and eventually Kumble was chosen by the committee. But, […]

Twitterati reacts on Anil Kumble becoming Team India’s new head coach

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Thursday evening appointed Anil Kumble as the head coach of Indian cricket team for a year. Since the Cricket World Cup 2015 semi-final against Australia, Indians were playing without any services of the head coach, although Ravi Shastri was there as a team director to help and […]

The BCCI has complete faith in Anil Kumble: Anurag Thakur

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) President Anurag Thakur after appointing former Indian skipper Anil Kumble as the new head coach on Thursday said that the board has complete faith in the legendary leg-spinner. “After discussions we have taken a final call that for one year Anil Kumble will be the head coach,” Thakur told […]

BCCI WILL ORGANISE THEIR FIRST EVER CONCLAVE IN DHARAMSHALA

BCCI WILL ORGANISE THEIR FIRST EVER CONCLAVE IN DHARAMSHALA     The first ever conclave will be arranged by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) in Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association (HPCA) Stadium, Dharamshala. The four day conclave will start on June  21 and will continue till 24th June 2016. BCCI president Anurag […]