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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
BCCI General Manager RP Shah resigns from his post citing age as a reason

BCCI General Manager RP Shah resigns from his post citing age as a reason

Shah was the General Manager (Commercial) and was considered to be one of the big decision makers in board’s commercial interest.

Feb 18, 2017, 18:10 PM IST
BCCI's ultimate tribute to India's most successful captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni — MUST WATCH

BCCI's ultimate tribute to India's most successful captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni — MUST WATCH

Dhoni stepped down from captaincy on Wednesday, but will continue to play both the limited-overs formats.

Jan 07, 2017, 22:56 PM IST

Cricket board plays hide and seek with Lodha Panel

The Lodha Committee will now fix a ceiling for contracts the BCCI can enter into and anything beyond that limit would require its approval.

Oct 24, 2016, 10:56 AM IST
BCCI sells India-West Indies T20 rights without following Supreme Court mandated tender procedure: Report

BCCI sells India-West Indies T20 rights without following Supreme Court mandated tender procedure: Report

The Supreme Court on July 18 accepted the majority of Lodha Committee recommendations, also mandating "transparency" in all financial dealings of the BCCI.

Aug 24, 2016, 17:01 PM IST
Big brother BCCI against two-tier Test system, wants to take care of smaller countries: Anurag Thakur

Big brother BCCI against two-tier Test system, wants to take care of smaller countries: Anurag Thakur

ICC chief executive David Richardson mooted a plan to introduce promotion and relegation system in Test cricket, which can start as early as 2019.

Aug 03, 2016, 17:51 PM IST
BCCI's working committee meeting on August 2 in Mumbai

BCCI's working committee meeting on August 2 in Mumbai

The Indian Cricket Board has convened an emergent working committee meeting here on August 2 ahead of its special AGM on August 5 in New Delhi.

Jul 30, 2016, 22:44 PM IST
Bengal, Karnataka cricket association elections frozen as per Lodha Committee directive

Bengal, Karnataka cricket association elections frozen as per Lodha Committee directive

JKCA election that held yesterday, which saw state minister Imran Raza Ansari being elected as president, now stands null and void.

Jul 20, 2016, 23:05 PM IST
Banned Pakistani spinner Danish Kaneria appeals to BCCI for help: Report

Banned Pakistani spinner Danish Kaneria appeals to BCCI for help: Report

Banned Pakistan leg-spinner Danish Kaneria has reportedly sought the help of powerful Indian cricket board so that his honour is restored and return to the game he loved.

Jun 03, 2016, 07:31 AM IST
Rahul Johri takes charge as BCCI's first ever CEO

Rahul Johri takes charge as BCCI's first ever CEO

In January 2016, Lodha committee had recommended the appointment of CEO.

Jun 01, 2016, 17:51 PM IST
IPL 2016: Sunrisers Hyderabad's Ashish Nehra to undergo knee surgery

IPL 2016: Sunrisers Hyderabad's Ashish Nehra to undergo knee surgery

Spearheading the Sunrisers Hyderabad attack, the 37-year-old Nehra sustained a hamstring tendon injury during their IPL match against Kings XI Punjab on May 15, ruling him out of the rest of the tournament.

May 24, 2016, 20:08 PM IST
Shashank Manohar was 'forced to resign'; Anurag Thakur emerges as new BCCI boss

Shashank Manohar was 'forced to resign'; Anurag Thakur emerges as new BCCI boss

Thakur, as BCCI secretary, has to convene a special general body meeting within two weeks to appoint the next president.

May 11, 2016, 17:27 PM IST
Can't name anybody but I was forced to resign as BCCI president: Shashank Manohar

Can't name anybody but I was forced to resign as BCCI president: Shashank Manohar

Manohar's exit has come at a critical time when the board is already facing wrath of the Supreme Court to implement sweeping reforms suggested by the Lodha panel.

May 11, 2016, 16:21 PM IST
Shashank Manohar steps down as BCCI president; to contest for ICC's top job

Shashank Manohar steps down as BCCI president; to contest for ICC's top job

Manohar took over as chief in October 2015 after Dalmiya's death.

May 10, 2016, 16:38 PM IST
BCCI officials against Shashank Manohar stepping down as president?

BCCI officials against Shashank Manohar stepping down as president?

Manohar only took the board's top position last October and if he resigns this May, it will be one of the shortest terms ever served by a president. It's worth noting that Jagmohan Dalmiya's reign lasted only six months — from March to September 2015 — until he passed away.

May 10, 2016, 14:07 PM IST
BCCI to axe Sunil Gavaskar from its commentators' team​: Reports​

BCCI to axe Sunil Gavaskar from its commentators' team​: Reports​

Sources close to BCCI admitted that “The board’s rant is that the fee paid to Gavaskar ‘is astronomical. 

Apr 05, 2016, 18:46 PM IST
BCCI likely to lose INR 1600 crores if Lodha Panel's recommendations implemented

BCCI likely to lose INR 1600 crores if Lodha Panel's recommendations implemented

In the wake of loss of revenue, India's richest sporting body will be hit with widespread repercussions.

Feb 10, 2016, 23:26 PM IST
BCCI to engage fans through social media platforms

BCCI to engage fans through social media platforms

Keeping a tap on the emerging trend of virtual existence, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has made enhanced efforts to connect with the fans through online platforms.

Dec 18, 2015, 23:01 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
Invitation to Tender process for two new IPL teams closed today

Invitation to Tender process for two new IPL teams closed today

The new teams will replace Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals, which are serving 2-year suspensions.

Nov 30, 2015, 17:56 PM IST