Rajeev Shukla

CSK's matches shifted from Chennai to Pune due to unrest over Cauvery issue

CSK's matches shifted from Chennai to Pune due to unrest over Cauvery issue

Various Tamil groups had demanded that the authorities cancel all IPL matches in Chennai until the Cauvery Management Board (CMB) and Cauvery Water Regulatory Committee (CWRC) as mandated by the Supreme Court are set up the Central government.

Apr 11, 2018, 22:17 PM IST
Tight security for CSK vs KKR match, cover for players as well as spectators

Tight security for CSK vs KKR match, cover for players as well as spectators

Protestors have warned that IPL matches should not take place in Tamil Nadu at a time when there are widespread agitations over the Cauvery issue. 

Apr 10, 2018, 17:07 PM IST
BCCI awaits anti-corruption unit report before acting on Mohammed Shami case

BCCI awaits anti-corruption unit report before acting on Mohammed Shami case

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is awaiting the report from its anti-corruption unit head, Neeraj Kumar, on allegations against fast bowler Mohammed Shami, IPL chairman Rajeev Shukla said at a media conference here on Wednesday

Mar 21, 2018, 19:39 PM IST
TATA Nixon to be the official partner of IPL 11

TATA Nixon to be the official partner of IPL 11

In an announcement made by the BCCI on Wednesday, TATA will officially announce the association later this evening with IPL Chairman Rajeev Shukla and COO Hemang Amin presiding the press conference. 

Mar 21, 2018, 10:44 AM IST
Action against Mohammed Shami will be taken after CoA report: IPL chief Rajeev Shukla

Action against Mohammed Shami will be taken after CoA report: IPL chief Rajeev Shukla

Vinod Rai has instructed the BCCI's ACU chief Neeraj Kumar to look into the corruption allegations levelled against Shami by his wife.

Mar 16, 2018, 12:23 PM IST
Paytm named IPL official umpire partner

Paytm named IPL official umpire partner

IPL Chairman Rajeev Shukla said: "Paytm are presently the title sponsors of India Cricket and the relationship has now been extended to the IPL. Both Paytm and BCCI share a strong bond and we will continue to provide great value to Paytm."

Mar 12, 2018, 16:12 PM IST
Will find solution to IPL match timings issue, assures Rajeev Shukla

Will find solution to IPL match timings issue, assures Rajeev Shukla

The Indian Premier League (IPL) governing council chairman Rajeev Shukla on Sunday assured that the IPL match timings issue will be resolved amicably.

Jan 27, 2018, 18:13 PM IST
IPL spend could hit $96 million as wage cap rises 20%

IPL spend could hit $96 million as wage cap rises 20%

After a meeting in New Delhi on Wednesday, the IPL governing council also said teams will have to spend a minimum of 75 percent of the salary cap each season.

Dec 07, 2017, 16:35 PM IST
IPL 2018: Mid-season transfer, 7 pm start for night matches proposed

IPL 2018: Mid-season transfer, 7 pm start for night matches proposed

The 2018 IPL season is scheduled for April 4 to May 31 next year, and it will mark the return of former champions Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals.

Nov 30, 2017, 17:17 PM IST
IPL chairman Rajeev Shukla to recuse himself from Monday's media rights auction

IPL chairman Rajeev Shukla to recuse himself from Monday's media rights auction

Shukla has taken the decision for the sake of smooth IPL auction as he faces some allegations of conflict of interest.

Sep 01, 2017, 21:16 PM IST

Congress MP Rajeev Shukla objects to Sushma Swaraj's statement calling him a supporter of CPEC

Congress leader Rajeev Shukla said he had never advocated in favour of India allowing CPEC.

Aug 04, 2017, 12:54 PM IST
Rajeev Shukla congratulates Team India and Harmanpreet Kaur for reaching 'Champions Trophy' final

Rajeev Shukla congratulates Team India and Harmanpreet Kaur for reaching 'Champions Trophy' final

It was roughly a month back when the Indian men's cricket team made it to the final of the ICC Champions Trophy after beating Bangladesh in the semi-final.

Jul 21, 2017, 16:26 PM IST
ICC Women's World Cup: Accolades pour in for India for entering semis

ICC Women's World Cup: Accolades pour in for India for entering semis

Skipper Mithali slammed a century before left-arm spinner Rajeshwari Gayakwad returned with a five-wicket haul as India crushed New Zealand by 186 runs to storm into the semifinals of the ICC Women's World Cup at Derby, England.

Jul 15, 2017, 23:14 PM IST
Indian cricket coach to be named before tour of Sri Lanka

Indian cricket coach to be named before tour of Sri Lanka

Ever since Anil Kumble left the post, several men have been in the running and beyond with names such as Ravi Shastri, Tom Moody and Virender Sehwag being talked about as the favourites.

Jul 06, 2017, 18:36 PM IST
BCCI planning to organise 'Mini IPL' with UAE as most favoured venue, confirms Rajeev Shukla

BCCI planning to organise 'Mini IPL' with UAE as most favoured venue, confirms Rajeev Shukla

Rajeev Shukla also opened up on his next 10-year plan for the IPL.

Jun 28, 2017, 17:15 PM IST
Sourav Ganguly, Rajeev Shukla part of BCCI Special Committee on Lodha reforms

Sourav Ganguly, Rajeev Shukla part of BCCI Special Committee on Lodha reforms

The other members of the panel are TC Mathew (Kerala Cricket), Naba Bhattacharjee (North East representative), Jay Shah (Gujarat Cricket Association), BCCI treasurer Anirudh Chaudhary and BCCI acting secretary Amitabh Choudhary.

Jun 27, 2017, 15:32 PM IST
Was Virat Kohli the lone voice against Anil Kumble? Here's what senior BCCI official Rajeev Shukla said

Was Virat Kohli the lone voice against Anil Kumble? Here's what senior BCCI official Rajeev Shukla said

The former leg-spinner, who took over from team director Ravi Shastri as the head coach last year for a one year period, has a commendable record. But his relationship with the captain deteriorated to the point that they were reportedly conversing in monosyllables only.

Jun 21, 2017, 20:44 PM IST
Anil Kumble's replacement to be announced before Sri Lanka tour: Rajeev Shukla

Anil Kumble's replacement to be announced before Sri Lanka tour: Rajeev Shukla

Kumble, in his candid statement, said that it was due to Kohli's reservations about his coaching 'style' that the partnership had become untenable.

Jun 21, 2017, 16:33 PM IST
Chief coach Anil Kumble set to be retained? Acting President CK Khanna writes to BCCI secretary Amitabh Chaudhary

Chief coach Anil Kumble set to be retained? Acting President CK Khanna writes to BCCI secretary Amitabh Chaudhary

Even the Cricket Advisory Committee (CAC) comprising Sachin Tendulkar, Sourav Ganguly and VVS Laxman who were supposed to have an internal meeting today wants current coach Anil Kumble to continue as the chief coach of the national team.

Jun 08, 2017, 22:40 PM IST
Won't play bilateral series against Pakistan without govt's permission, says BCCI

Won't play bilateral series against Pakistan without govt's permission, says BCCI

The PCB had earlier this month sent a legal notice to its Indian counterpart for failing to honour the MoU signed between the two cricket boards in 2014.

May 27, 2017, 00:01 AM IST