Controversial Goa Cricket Association (GCA) President Vinod Phadke on Thursday ruled out resigning from his post over the alleged 2001 fake ticket scam, and instead claimed that the Indian cricket Board was firmly behind him.
Goa government will initiate a process to withdraw the recognition given to Goa Cricket Association (GCA) that was embroiled in controversy after the infamous 2001 ticketgate scam, the sports minister said.
Goa Deputy Chief Minister Francis D`Souza, who was appointed as co-opted senior vice president of Goa Cricket Association two months back, on Friday submitted his resignation during the Managing Committee meeting.
Goa government will complete inquiry by March next year against officials of Goa Cricket Association (GCA) allegedly embroiled in major financial irregularities, state Legislative Assembly was told Tuesday.
The tug of war to host Sachin Tendulkar`s 200th and final Test is intensifying with the Gujarat Cricket Association, headed by BJP`s Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, also expressing interest in hosting it as per the BCCI`s rotation policy.
The Goa government on Wednesday accepted recommendations of Justice (Rtd) M L Pendse commission, which had alleged criminal conspiracy by Goa Cricket Association (GCA) managing committee members by printing bogus tickets for the 2001 ODI India-Australia cricket match in the state.
Swapnil Asnodkar`s plea for forgiveness after his decision to go for a draw against Maharashta after opposing the advice of the team management and coach, has been accepted by the Goa Cricket Association (GCA), which has decided to lift the ban imposed on him.
Goa Cricket Association (GCA) on Saturday admitted ‘loopholes’ in organisation of the recent One Day International between India and Australia, which was called off without a ball being bowled due to rain.