National Cricket Academy

BCCI appoints Tufan Ghosh as Chief Operating Officer of National Cricket Academy

BCCI appoints Tufan Ghosh as Chief Operating Officer of National Cricket Academy

Ghosh comes with more than 29 years of experience. He was the CEO, Columbia Asia in 2005 and looked after operations right from the time the group`s first hospital came into existence.

Dec 12, 2017, 23:45 PM IST
I still fail, but see myself playing cricket till 2019: Yuvraj Singh

I still fail, but see myself playing cricket till 2019: Yuvraj Singh

He had recently hit the headlines for skipping Ranji Trophy matches to train at the National Cricket Academy in Bengaluru.

Dec 05, 2017, 11:15 AM IST
India's ODI and T20I specialists advised to avoid Ranji Trophy: Report

India's ODI and T20I specialists advised to avoid Ranji Trophy: Report

Managing workload of cricketers is one of the top priorities of Team India that usually plays more matches than other countries, but to bar players from appearing in the Ranji Trophy, the premier first-class tournament in the domestic circuit, may not go down well with state boards and experts.

Nov 23, 2017, 09:55 AM IST
Yuvraj Singh chooses NCA over Ranji Trophy, questions raised in BCCI

Yuvraj Singh chooses NCA over Ranji Trophy, questions raised in BCCI

The left-hander has played 40 Tests, 304 ODIs and 58 T20 Internationals in his 17-year-career scoring 1900, 8701 and 1177 runs across the respective formats.

Nov 22, 2017, 20:06 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
ICC official Giles Clarke urges 'caution' in bringing international cricket back to Pakistan

ICC official Giles Clarke urges 'caution' in bringing international cricket back to Pakistan

FICA has earlier this month advised players not to tour Pakistan due to an extremely elevated state of insecurity in the country.

Jan 29, 2017, 13:57 PM IST
Sikh boy Mahinder Pal Singh breaks barriers to enter Pakistan's National Cricket Academy - Video

Sikh boy Mahinder Pal Singh breaks barriers to enter Pakistan's National Cricket Academy - Video

The 21-year old Mahinder was selected at an emerging player camp, organised by PCB in Multan in November.

Dec 26, 2016, 18:38 PM IST
Mohammad Yousuf offered post of batting consultant at National Cricket Academy by PCB

Mohammad Yousuf offered post of batting consultant at National Cricket Academy by PCB

The legendary Pakistan batsman, responding to the offer, said he hopes to help the newcomers if he takes up the new position.

Nov 08, 2016, 08:51 AM IST
PSL 2016: Pakistan board lures foreign players with money to play tournament in Lahore

PSL 2016: Pakistan board lures foreign players with money to play tournament in Lahore

Sethi didn't disclose the foreign players names but said they had been assured of foolproof security.

Jul 21, 2016, 14:36 PM IST
India A to go through strength and conditioning camp at NCA

India A to go through strength and conditioning camp at NCA

Coach Rahul Dravid will also address the team during the course of the camp.

Jul 11, 2016, 18:54 PM IST
Mohammad Hafeez's still out with knee injury

Mohammad Hafeez's still out with knee injury

Senior Pakistan batsman Mohammad Hafeez could miss the Test series in England in July-August as the condition of his nagging knee injury has not improved due to lack of proper treatment, according to sources.

May 30, 2016, 22:16 PM IST
Fit-again Mohammed Shami to return to action in Vijay Hazare

Fit-again Mohammed Shami to return to action in Vijay Hazare

Shami last played in the India's World Cup semis against Australia in Sydney on March 26.

Dec 05, 2015, 20:31 PM IST
Dilip Vengsarkar appointed as National Cricket Academy director

Dilip Vengsarkar appointed as National Cricket Academy director

Dilip Vengsarkar will succeed Brijesh Patel, who reportedly had to step down after BCCI introduced the conflict-of-interest guidelines.

Nov 25, 2015, 19:26 PM IST
Ind vs SA: World T20 in mind, BCCI may not risk Mohammed Shami in last 2 Tests

Ind vs SA: World T20 in mind, BCCI may not risk Mohammed Shami in last 2 Tests

The Indian team management may not consider selecting Mohammed Shami for the final two Tests.

Oct 27, 2015, 21:05 PM IST
Shikhar Dhawan happy with his comeback ahead of SA series

Shikhar Dhawan happy with his comeback ahead of SA series

India A captain Shikhar Dhawan said the unofficial three-day match against Bangladesh A gave him an ideal opportunity to test his fitness and he is happy to have made most of the outing by scoring a sublime 150 at Chinnaswamy stadium here.

Sep 29, 2015, 16:58 PM IST
Ahead of South Africa series, MS Dhoni trains in NCA

Ahead of South Africa series, MS Dhoni trains in NCA

Out of media glare, Indian skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni was spotted training at the National Cricket Academy in Bengaluru on Tuesday, by Circle of Cricket.

Sep 23, 2015, 09:20 AM IST
BCCI to extend cricket coaching through digital platforms

BCCI to extend cricket coaching through digital platforms

In an attempt to reach out to a larger audience of budding players, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is drawing up plans to provide basic and advanced modules of coaching through digital platforms.

Aug 14, 2015, 19:24 PM IST

National Cricket Academy to become High Performance Centre, may be shifted out of Bangalore

The National Cricket Academy could be converted to a High Performance Centre and may even be shifted out of the Karnataka capital if the required land is not provided by the state government.

Aug 14, 2015, 15:59 PM IST
Aizad Sayid's appointment as NCA development director sparks debate

Aizad Sayid's appointment as NCA development director sparks debate

The Pakistan Cricket Board's decision to appoint Aizad Sayid, a person who has never played a Test for the country, as the development director at the National Cricket Academy, has sparked a debate.

Jul 12, 2015, 15:59 PM IST
Injured Mohammed Shami hopes to start bowling soon

Injured Mohammed Shami hopes to start bowling soon

Injured India pacer Mohammed Shami hopes to start bowling in the nets from next month, saying his rehabilitation at the National Cricket Academy (NCA) was going in the right direction.

Jun 27, 2015, 18:41 PM IST