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World cricket needs BCCI, asserts Anurag Thakur

World cricket needs BCCI, asserts Anurag Thakur

Thakur also raised questions about how Indian Test captain Virat Kohli was ignored in the ICC's Test Team of the Year.

Furious BCCI lodges protest against ICC for penalising Indian women's team for not playing against Pakistan

Furious BCCI lodges protest against ICC for penalising Indian women's team for not playing against Pakistan

The ICC's relationship with BCCI has soured on a number of issues since Shashank Manohar became independent chairman.

Didn't ask ICC to issue letter against Lodha panel: Anurag Thakur tells Supreme Court

Didn't ask ICC to issue letter against Lodha panel: Anurag Thakur tells Supreme Court

Thakur said he had taken part in a recent ICC meeting where he had pointed out to the ICC chief that he, as the then BCCI President, had taken a view that Justice Lodha panel recommendation on appointment of a CAG nominee in the apex council would amount to governmental interference and may invoke action of suspension of the Board from the ICC.

Anurag Thakur becomes member of ICC's influential Finance & Commercial Affairs wing

Anurag Thakur becomes member of ICC's influential Finance & Commercial Affairs wing

A BCCI source who is aware of the rules said that moment Thakur was made chairman of the Development Committee of ICC, he automatically became part of F&CA committee.

PCB seeks to censure BCCI President Anurag Thakur

PCB seeks to censure BCCI President Anurag Thakur

Before leaving for Cape Town, Sethi said that he would give a tough answer to Indian cricket officials this time but insisted that he would stick to PCB's policy of keeping apart cricket and politics.

BCCI to push three-point agenda during ICC Board meet in Cape Town

BCCI to push three-point agenda during ICC Board meet in Cape Town

A source in the board informed that Richardson met Thakur in Kanpur after his media interview and both had a long discussion on the issue.

N Srinivasan back in BCCI reckoning; slams ICC boss Shashank Manohar for taking advantage of Indian board

N Srinivasan back in BCCI reckoning; slams ICC boss Shashank Manohar for taking advantage of Indian board

Even during his exile, Srinivasan managed to lead the state association to a successful Tamil Nadu Premier League, modelled along the lines of IPL.

Anurag Thakur takes a dig at Shashank Manohar, says he has no interest in ICC​

Anurag Thakur takes a dig at Shashank Manohar, says he has no interest in ICC​

Thakur invited the Lodha Committee to watch how BCCI hosts the domestic season.

BCCI seeks ICC's mediation on Lodha reforms, world body denies

BCCI seeks ICC's mediation on Lodha reforms, world body denies

He said the BCCI President, in fact, criticised the ICC for not providing help in its hour of crisis.

Shashank Manohar ignores Anurag Thakur, says he will not react to BCCI president's comments

Shashank Manohar ignores Anurag Thakur, says he will not react to BCCI president's comments

Thakur made a no-holds-barred attack on Manohar, accusing him of abandoning the Indian board when it needed him like the "captain of a sinking ship".

Trouble brewing: Anurag Thakur accuses Shashank Manohar of deserting `sinking ship` BCCI

Trouble brewing: Anurag Thakur accuses Shashank Manohar of deserting `sinking ship` BCCI

The BCCI has forced the ICC to go back on its proposed two-tier Test format and also questioned the 2017 Champions Trophy's proposed budget.

BCCI's mini-IPL project takes a hit as four cricket boards oppose proposal

BCCI's mini-IPL project takes a hit as four cricket boards oppose proposal

It must be said that this is the first time in long time that BCCI's stance has been opposed by other cricket boards.

Cricket's Olympic return likely in 2024, if Rome hosts the Games

Cricket's Olympic return likely in 2024, if Rome hosts the Games

Rome is bidding to host the 2024 Summer Games alongside Paris, Los Angeles and Budapest.

ICC likely to make 12-team main draw in 2018 World T20

ICC likely to make 12-team main draw in 2018 World T20

According to the report, ICC chairman Shashank Manohar made the announcement that there is a motion to give Associate nations three representatives on the ICC full voting privileges and it could be ratified later in the week.

Against Shashank Manohar's wishes, BCCI boss Anurag Thakur likely to back `Big Three` in ICC meet

Against Shashank Manohar's wishes, BCCI boss Anurag Thakur likely to back `Big Three` in ICC meet

The so called 'Big Three' features the cricket boards of India, England and Australia — probably the three most influential and riches cricket bodies.

ICC Cricket Committee 'concerned' over 'home advantage' for pitches used in Tests

ICC Cricket Committee 'concerned' over 'home advantage' for pitches used in Tests

There were discussions on how Day-Night Test cricket could be spread keeping all the checks and balances.

Seven crucial points new BCCI president Anurag Thakur raised during maiden press conference

Seven crucial points new BCCI president Anurag Thakur raised during maiden press conference

Anurag said BCCI will take every step to make Team India 1st in all forms of cricket (ODI, Test, T20I & domestic cricket).

Cricket fraternity congratulates new BCCI president Anurag Thakur

Cricket fraternity congratulates new BCCI president Anurag Thakur

Thakur, 31, has become the youngest President of the richest cricket board.

Anurag Thakur becomes 34th president of BCCI, Ajay Shirke elected secretary

Anurag Thakur becomes 34th president of BCCI, Ajay Shirke elected secretary

Thakur nominated Ajay Shirke as the new secretary of the board.