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Exploring ways to avoid Pakistan in ICC test league: BCCI

Exploring ways to avoid Pakistan in ICC test league: BCCI

The BCCI acting secretary said on Saturday that they will squeeze in a camp for the Indian cricket team ahead of its gruelling South Africa tour.

Nov 18, 2017, 21:31 PM IST
BCCI hits 6 million followers on Twitter, celebrates it with simple tweet

BCCI hits 6 million followers on Twitter, celebrates it with simple tweet

The ICC has 6.88m followers. But surprisingly, Bangladesh Cricket Board (@BCBtigers) has beaten the likes of Pakistan, England, Australia, etc to the second spot with 1.75m followers.

Nov 17, 2017, 17:32 PM IST
MS Dhoni reveals why he was given India captaincy in 2007

MS Dhoni reveals why he was given India captaincy in 2007

In a storied career, Dhoni played 90 Tests, 309 ODIs and 83 T20Is. Of those, he led Men in Blue in 60 Tests (winning 27), 199 ODIs (1inning 110) and 72 T20Is (winning 41).

Nov 17, 2017, 16:34 PM IST
Indian cricket selectors get contract extension till AGM

Indian cricket selectors get contract extension till AGM

The three-member selection committee headed by former stumper Prasad also comprise Sarandeep Singh and Devang Gandhi.

Nov 16, 2017, 20:47 PM IST
Virat Kohli drops a hint: India playing Sri Lanka a bit too much

Virat Kohli drops a hint: India playing Sri Lanka a bit too much

Skipper Virat Kohli on Wednesday left it to the fans to decide if there has been an overkill of India-Sri Lanka contests in recent years, something that had led to dwindling interest in a cicket crazy nation.

Nov 15, 2017, 16:02 PM IST
Indian cricket team to fly business class during home series as well

Indian cricket team to fly business class during home series as well

Reportedly, the players have been facing problems while flying within the country, with some complaining about selfie requests from fellow passengers and less leg space (in economy class). 

Nov 13, 2017, 13:33 PM IST
BCCI commentators could be barred from writing columns: report

BCCI commentators could be barred from writing columns: report

Commentators contracted by the BCCI, like batting legend Sunil Gavaskar, may soon be asked to stop writing columns should the board adopt Lodha Committee's recommendations on the conflict-of-interest issues.

Nov 13, 2017, 09:41 AM IST
This is why Indian cricketers are undergoing DNA test

This is why Indian cricketers are undergoing DNA test

The BCCI has introduced this test on the recommendation of team trainer Shankar Basu, so that a more comprehensive fitness programme for the national team can be chalked out.

Nov 13, 2017, 08:42 AM IST
To be in sync with Virat Kohli's training regimen, BCCI introduces DNA fitness test

To be in sync with Virat Kohli's training regimen, BCCI introduces DNA fitness test

Earlier, the Indian cricket team used to undergo Skinfold Test for body fat measure percentage and then switched to DEXA test.

Nov 12, 2017, 14:45 PM IST
If India are not ready to play with Pakistan, we can’t force them to do so: Wasim Akram

If India are not ready to play with Pakistan, we can’t force them to do so: Wasim Akram

BCCI and PCB signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) in 2014 which stated that the two arch-rivals will play six bilateral series between 2015-2023, four of which were to be hosted by Pakistan.

Nov 11, 2017, 10:10 AM IST
BCCI rejects NADA's demand of dope-testing Indian cricketers

BCCI rejects NADA's demand of dope-testing Indian cricketers

In a stern response to National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA), the BCCI has said that the government body has no jurisdiction to conduct dope tests on Indian cricketers.

Nov 10, 2017, 15:08 PM IST
BCCI pays over Rs 28 lakh to find right NCA Director, GM

BCCI pays over Rs 28 lakh to find right NCA Director, GM

The BCCI has recently paid Rs 28.78 lakh as first instalment to a head-hunting agency Korn-Ferry International Pvt Ltd., who's helping the Indian cricket board find suitable candidates for the post of Director National Cricket Academy (NCA) and other corporate posts.

Nov 10, 2017, 10:00 AM IST
Virender Sehwag in NADA's anti-doping appeal panel

Virender Sehwag in NADA's anti-doping appeal panel

Legendary opener Virender Sehwag and former Delhi player Vinay Lamba have been made members of the Anti-Doping Appeal Panel (ADAP) of the National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA) in a rare instance of cr

Nov 10, 2017, 08:45 AM IST
S Sreesanth should back his claims of BCCI bias, says Kapil Dev

S Sreesanth should back his claims of BCCI bias, says Kapil Dev

Sreesanth had been charged for match-fixing during the seventh edition of the IPL but was cleared by Delhi Police and then the court.

Nov 04, 2017, 17:41 PM IST
Banned Sreesanth to approach Supreme Court in last-ditch effort to rescue playing career

Banned Sreesanth to approach Supreme Court in last-ditch effort to rescue playing career

Tainted former India cricketer S Sreesanth on Friday said he would approach the Supreme Court in a last-ditch effort to lift the life ban imposed on him by the BCCI following allegations of spot-fixing during an IPL match in 2013.

Nov 03, 2017, 20:41 PM IST
BCCI's anti-corruption unit denies Sreesanth's discrimination claims

BCCI's anti-corruption unit denies Sreesanth's discrimination claims

Sreesanth was banned for life following allegations of spot-fixing during an IPL match in 2013.

Nov 03, 2017, 15:58 PM IST
BCCI likely to provide business-class comfort for Team India

BCCI likely to provide business-class comfort for Team India

In September, former India captain Kapil Dev had suggested that BCCI should have its own plane to help players travel comfortably.

Nov 03, 2017, 13:34 PM IST
Why CSK players weren't questioned in IPL spot-fixing case, asks S Sreesanth

Why CSK players weren't questioned in IPL spot-fixing case, asks S Sreesanth

Sreesanth was banned for life following allegations of spot-fixing during an IPL match in 2013.

Nov 02, 2017, 22:20 PM IST
Bowlers go nuts! 136 wide balls in one match

Bowlers go nuts! 136 wide balls in one match

An astounding 136 wide balls were bowled during a BCCI U-19 women's one-day match between Nagaland and Manipur played at Dhanbad on Wednesday. The match, which is a part of the inaugural Northeast-Bihar U-19 one-day competition being organised by the cricket board, saw Manipur bowling 94 wide balls while Nagaland were a shade better with 42.

Nov 02, 2017, 09:39 AM IST