BCCI thinking of hosting Tests in small centres: Anurag Thakur
BCCI thinking of hosting Tests in small centres: Anurag Thakur

Admitting that drawing spectators to the ground to watch Test matches now-a-days has become a "great challenge", BCCI secretary Anurag Thakur on Thursday said the Cricket Board was open to the idea of hosting five-day games in smaller centres in future.

PCA stadium named after I S Bindra
PCA stadium named after I S Bindra

The PCA here was on Sunday rechristened as 'Punjab Cricket Association I S Bindra Stadium' in the name of its former president.

Punjab Cricket Association Stadium (Mohali, Chandigarh)
Punjab Cricket Association Stadium (Mohali, Chandigarh)

Punjab Cricket Association Stadium located in Sector - 63, SAS Nagar, Mohali is widely considered as India's best cricket stadium.

Harbhajan Singh to lead Punjab in inter state T-20 Tourney
Harbhajan Singh to lead Punjab in inter state T-20 Tourney

Out-of-favour India spinner Harbhajan Singh will lead Punjab in the inter state T-20 Tournament for Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy.

J&K's home matches in Ranji Trophy shifted to Mohali
J&K's home matches in Ranji Trophy shifted to Mohali

The BCCI has decided to shift Jammu and Kashmir's Ranji Trophy home matches to Mohali, following the devastating floods that hit the state which has left the two cricket grounds in deplorable condition.

Former BCCI boss Inderjit Singh Bindra retires from cricket administration

Former BCCI president and veteran cricket administrator Inderjit Singh Bindra has decided to resign from the post of president of the Punjab Cricket Association (PCA) after being actively involved in its running for the past 36 years.

Inderjit Bindra to withdraw from cricket affairs

Inderjit Singh Bindra, who played a pivotal role in India hosting three World Cups, has decided to withdraw from cricket affairs and as a first step he is likely to hand over the reins of the Punjab Cricket Association to fellow-Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer D.P. Reddy.

Pandove questions Srini at WC meeting on India`s debacle

Former BCCI treasurer and Punjab Cricket Association secretary MP Pandove on Friday was the only member in the BCCI working committee to raise questions about India`s disastrous performance in the recently concluded series in South Africa and New Zealand.

Test discard Harbhajan Singh to lead Punjab

Out-of-favour Indian off-spinner Harbhajan Singh will lead Punjab in the Ranji Trophy match against Odisha here.

Full house expected at Mohali for 3rd ODI

The Punjab Cricket Association (PCA) stadium here is all set to abuzz with a capacity crowd cheering India and Australia in the third One-Day International here on Saturday.

Siddharth Kaul declared best emerging cricketer at PCA meet

Medium pacer Siddharth Kaul was declared as `Best Emerging Cricketer` at an Annual General Meeting organized by the Punjab Cricket Association here on Sunday.

PCA hikes prize money for district competitions

The Punjab Cricket Association has decided to hike the prize money for district competitions besides increasing the subsidy for hosting matches by the bodies having their own grounds in the state.

Bindra says he stands by his allegations

Punjab Cricket Association President I S Bindra on Monday said that he fully stood by his claim that Sri Lankan Board had withdrawn a report which had mentioned an Indian player allegedly violating anti-corruption rules during the 2010 tour on pressure from the BCCI.

Spot-fixing: PCA to involve parents of young cricketers

In the wake of spot-fixing scandal that has rocked the IPL, Punjab Cricket Association has decided to invite the parents of its junior cricketers for counseling.

PCA`s upcoming stadium exempted from entertainment tax

Punjab Cricket Association`s upcoming stadium at Mullanpur, at the outskirts of Chandigarh, has been exempted from entertainment tax for a period of 10 years.

PCA assures help to Yuvraj in his fight against cancer

Punjab Cricket Association has assured full help to Yuvraj Singh, who is undergoing chemotherapy in the United States to recover from a malignant tumour in his left lung.

No T20 including IPL for U-21 players, says PCA

Punjab Cricket Association has decided not to give NOC to any player registered with the PCA under the age of 21 years who play in T20 game for any club/team/institution.

Moderate crowd turn up in 3rd ODI

The crucial third ODI between India and England on Thursday failed to draw a big crowd at the Punjab Cricket Association stadium here, the third time in the ongoing series which saw lack of spectator interest.

PCA Stadium gets award for `Best Pitch and Outfield`

The Punjab Cricket Association (PCA) was awarded for the `Best Pitch and Outfield` during the recently concluded Indian Premier League.

PCA all geared up to host high-profile Indo-Pak match

Punjab Cricket Association is all geared up to host the high-profile Indo-Pak World Cup semi-final clash here tomorrow, PCA Secretary M P Pandove said on Tuesday.