Former Indian captain Anil Kumble and speedster Javagal Srinath today staged a walkout from the Annual General Body Meeting of the Karnataka State Cricket Association (KSCA) alleging misuse of funds by the current set-up.
Hard-hitting batsman Robin Uthappa attracted the highest bid at Karbonn Wadiyar Karnataka Premier League (KPL) players` auction with Bellary Tuskers clinching his services for Rs 5.30 lakh here Thursday.
Newly appointed ICC chairman N Srinivasan on Wednesday said that the game`s governing body will be devising new strategies of revenue generation, which will enable them to get cricket loving public back to the stadium.
Former India Test player and Karnataka State Cricket Association Secretary Brijesh Patel has been named manager of Indian cricket team for the Twenty20 World Cup to be held in Bangladesh from March 16 to April 6, KSCA said in a release.
Hosts Karnataka and 40-time champions Mumbai will be hoping to cement their quaterfinal berths when the two teams meet each other in their penultimate Group A Ranji Trophy match beginning at KSCA Stadium here tomorrow.
Former Karnataka Ranji player and Frontiers Group India (FGI) Director Carlton Saldanha today refuted KSCA President Anil Kumble`s allegations and clarified that former secretary Brijesh Patel was never a part of the Sporting Frontiers.
Former India captain and Karnataka State Cricket Association President Anil Kumble on Wednesday said that the KSCA was able to work for the progress of cricket in the state because his team was successful in keeping away former secretary Brijesh Patel and his associates from the helm of affairs.
Former India speedster Javagal Srinath on Wednesday challenged former KSCA Secretary Brijesh Patel to hold a public debate on the series of allegations levelled by him and his associates against KSCA President Anil Kumble and his team.
Riding on Robin Uthappa`s unbeaten 307 (358b, 29x4, 5x6), KSCA XI piled on 550/5 in their 120 overs and then had Jharkhand SCA on the mat with the visitors on 124/3 in the Safi Darashah All-India cricket tournament here Thursday when rain cut short the proceedings.
Online ticket sales for the India-Pakistan T20 match to be played at M Chinnaswamy stadium here on December 25 will start from tomorrow, Karnataka State Cricket Association (KSCA) president Anil Kumble said.
Reiterating his sudden decision to quit international cricket on the eve of the Test series against New Zealand, V.V.S. Laxman said he intends playing Ranji Trophy for Hyderabad in a bid to "give something back" to his home state.