Bishan Singh Bedi

SA vs AUS Ball-tampering Scandal: Modern cricket's greatest tragedy, says Bishan Singh Bedi

SA vs AUS Ball-tampering Scandal: Modern cricket's greatest tragedy, says Bishan Singh Bedi

Former India captain Bishan Singh Bedi termed the ball-tampering scandal involving top Australian cricketers "one of modern-day cricket's great tragedies" and held the players responsible for plunging the sport into crisis.

Mar 25, 2018, 19:45 PM IST
Bishan Singh Bedi urges BCCI to take visually challenged cricketers under its fold

Bishan Singh Bedi urges BCCI to take visually challenged cricketers under its fold

Former India captain Bishan Singh Bedi and wicketkeeper Syed Kirmani urged the BCCI to take the Cricket Association for the Blind in India (CABI) under its aegis, which will be a big boost to India's visually challenged cricketers.

Mar 09, 2018, 20:38 PM IST
IPL is a platform for money laundering: Bishan Singh Bedi

IPL is a platform for money laundering: Bishan Singh Bedi

Former India captain Bishan Singh Bedi questioned the source of big bucks being spent during the Indian Premier League auction and alleged that the tournament is a platform for "money laundering".

Jan 27, 2018, 18:07 PM IST
India wasted time playing Sri Lanka, says annoyed Bishan Singh Bedi

India wasted time playing Sri Lanka, says annoyed Bishan Singh Bedi

India had hammered Sri Lanka in a full series at home before departing for South Africa. The series was arranged within three months of the away assignment in Sri Lanka where India blanked the hosts.

Jan 17, 2018, 17:49 PM IST
Former India captain Bishan Singh Bedi bats for resumption of India-Pakistan bilateral cricket series

Former India captain Bishan Singh Bedi bats for resumption of India-Pakistan bilateral cricket series

One of the staunchest critics of BCCI, Bedi wants the word 'control' to be removed from 'Board of Control for Cricket in India' as it "stinks" of autocratic, dictatorial mindset.

Nov 30, 2017, 13:26 PM IST
After honouring Virender Sehwag, DDCA rolls out red carpet for Delhi legends

After honouring Virender Sehwag, DDCA rolls out red carpet for Delhi legends

Having started the tradition of honouring stalwarts with the 'Virender Sehwag Gate', the Delhi and Districts Cricket Association (DDCA) now will name stands at the Feroz Shah Kotla stadium after legends Bishan Singh Bedi and Mohinder Amarnath.

Nov 21, 2017, 10:16 AM IST
Good luck if Supreme Court feels BCCI will do well under retired judges, says Anurag Thakur

Good luck if Supreme Court feels BCCI will do well under retired judges, says Anurag Thakur

Anurag Thakur and Ajay Shirke faced the wrath of the Supreme Court after BCCI failed to implement the Lodha panel reforms under their leadership.

Jan 02, 2017, 13:32 PM IST
WOAH! Was BCCI initially clueless about Kanpur Test being India's 500th?

WOAH! Was BCCI initially clueless about Kanpur Test being India's 500th?

All former India captains were present at the Kanpur Test, in which the hosts beat New Zealand by 197 runs.

Sep 28, 2016, 16:23 PM IST
After Bishan Bedi's 'doosra', Virender Sehwag hits monster six on Brendon McCullum's birthday

After Bishan Bedi's 'doosra', Virender Sehwag hits monster six on Brendon McCullum's birthday

Through their illustrious careers, Sehwag and McCullum have often spoken highly of each other. 

Sep 27, 2016, 13:05 PM IST
Virender Sehwag wished Bishan Singh Bedi on his birthday: Here's how his tweet backfired

Virender Sehwag wished Bishan Singh Bedi on his birthday: Here's how his tweet backfired

Batting great Virender Sehwag wished Bishan Singh Bedi on his 70th birthday on Sunday, but the spin legend got something to clarify.

Sep 25, 2016, 19:30 PM IST
Ind vs NZ: Bishan Bedi, Gundappa​ Viswanath yet to get BCCI invite for 500th Test

Ind vs NZ: Bishan Bedi, Gundappa​ Viswanath yet to get BCCI invite for 500th Test

At this stage of my life, I can't get bitter about all these things," the left-arm spin wizard said.

Sep 20, 2016, 19:54 PM IST
Kirti Azad, Bishan Singh Bedi move HC to appoint administrator for DDCA

Kirti Azad, Bishan Singh Bedi move HC to appoint administrator for DDCA

The plea sought direction for an investigation by a SIT or a court-monitored investigation by CBI.

Feb 01, 2016, 23:40 PM IST
Lodha Committee Report: Bishan Singh Bedi hails suggested reforms for BCCI

Lodha Committee Report: Bishan Singh Bedi hails suggested reforms for BCCI

Bedi hailed the recommendations of Supreme Court-appointed Lodha Committee for BCCI's functioning.

Jan 04, 2016, 18:36 PM IST
Ravichandran Ashwin: Bishan Singh Bedi was master at his craft, humbled to follow his footsteps

Ravichandran Ashwin: Bishan Singh Bedi was master at his craft, humbled to follow his footsteps

Ashwin, who also tops the list of Test all-rounders, thanked skipper Kohli for supporting him.

Dec 31, 2015, 14:23 PM IST
DDCA will cooperate with inquiry if it gets clearance: Chetan Chauhan

DDCA will cooperate with inquiry if it gets clearance: Chetan Chauhan

The DDCA has been facing allegations of fraud and money embezzlement for quite some time now and Chauhan said that they are afraid of nothing.

Dec 29, 2015, 17:29 PM IST
Probe panel moots suspension of DDCA

Probe panel moots suspension of DDCA

A perusal of the report by the committee, headed by vigilance department principal secretary Chetan Sanghi, reveals that it went deeply into the affairs of the national capital's cricket association.

Dec 27, 2015, 21:24 PM IST
DDCA to explore disciplinary action against Kirti Azad, Bishan Singh Bedi

DDCA to explore disciplinary action against Kirti Azad, Bishan Singh Bedi

Bedi and Azad have been for years carrying out a campaign targeting DDCA.

Dec 24, 2015, 22:25 PM IST
MS Dhoni, Suresh Raina overpriced; not in Indian team reckoning: Bishan Singh Bedi

MS Dhoni, Suresh Raina overpriced; not in Indian team reckoning: Bishan Singh Bedi

MS Dhoni was picked by the yet to be named Pune-based franchise, while Raina was Rajkot's first choice in the IPL draft.

Dec 18, 2015, 16:58 PM IST
BCCI has too many politicians: Ian Chappell

BCCI has too many politicians: Ian Chappell

Chappell termed the Indian Board as a "bully" when asked to describe it in one word.

Dec 05, 2015, 20:26 PM IST
Gautam Gambhir suffered in hands of corrupt cricket administrators: Report

Gautam Gambhir suffered in hands of corrupt cricket administrators: Report

Gambhir stated that there is corruption in the administration.

Dec 05, 2015, 20:06 PM IST