Former MP cricketer passes away
Former MP cricketer passes away

Former Madhya Pradesh cricketer Rohit Talwar, who was the general manager (cricket operations) of the Uttar Pradesh Cricket Association, has died of cancer here.

HC seeks response from BCCI, UPCA on age determination process
HC seeks response from BCCI, UPCA on age determination process

The Allahabad High Court has sought response of Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) and Uttar Pradesh Cricket Association (UPCA) within six weeks on a PIL seeking a direction for uniform criteria of age determination for cricket players during selection.

Gujarat inching towards victory vs UPCA in Buchi Babu Trophy

Gujarat were comfortably placed at 117 for 2 in 34 overs in reply to Uttar Padesh`s modest total of 219 all out in 73.4 overs at close on the first day of their quarterfinal match in the Buchi Babu Memorial cricket tournament here today.

Shreyas, Parthiv centuries light up Buchi Babu cricket tourney

Fine centuries from Mumbai batsman Shreyas Iyer and former Indian keeper Parthiv Patel, playing for Gujarat, lit up the third round of the ongoing Buchi Babu Memorial Cricket tournament here on Thursday.

UP Cricket Association plans three stadiums across state

In a bid to boost cricket facilities in the state, the Uttar Pradesh Cricket Association (UPCA) has announced the construction of three international stadiums.

Gopal Sharma ousted from UPCA selection committee

Uttar Pradesh Cricket Association(UPCA) has undergone major alterations in the selection panel as former India off-spinner Gopal Sharma and Ranji stalwart Shashikant Khandekar were shown the door in the Dehradun meet on Sunday.

UPCA to make one-time payment to all ex-Ranji cricketers

The Uttar Pradesh Cricket Association (UPCA) president Rajiv Shukla today announced that all the former first-class cricketers from the states will be rewarded with an ex-gratia payment ranging from Rs 50,000 to Rs 1 lakh in the coming days.

Gayle strikes fifty before WI draw with UPCA

The West Indies` practice match against the Uttar Pradesh Cricket Association ended in a draw but Chris Gayle got some runs under his belt ahead of the two-Test series against India with an entertaining half century on the third and final day here.

Kanpur to host 3rd ODI between India and West Indies

The BCCI on Saturday officially allotted the third cricket One-Day International between India and West Indies scheduled on November 27 to Kanpur.

Richardson inspects Green Park stadium

West Indies team manager Richie Richardson on Wednesday inspected the Green Park stadium here, which is in contention to host third One-day International of the upcoming series against India.

West Indies start preparation for Tendulkar`s farewell series

As the hype around senior Indian batsman Sachin Tendulkar`s farewell Test series builds up, the West Indies will begin their month-long tour with a three-day practice match against the Uttar Pradesh Cricket Association starting from Thursday.

Rajiv Shukla confident of Kanpur hosting India-West Indies ODI

Rajiv Shukla expressed confidence that the Green Park stadium here will be ready in time to host the third One-day International between India and the West Indies next month.

Stormy affair expected at UPCA AGM on Friday

The Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Uttar Pradesh Cricket Association scheduled here tomorrow is expected to be a stormy affair with some members likely to oppose the changes proposed to be made in the selection panels and functioning of the body.

UPCA laments state Ranji team`s failure

Disappointed that the state team could not qualify for the Ranji Trophy`s knock-out round for a second consecutive year, UPCA has blamed the fiasco on lack of coordination between players and support staff.

UPCA to rope in foreign coach to improve domestic cricket

In a bid to improve its domestic structure and provide the state players expert technical coaching, the Uttar Pradesh Cricket Association (UPCA) is mulling on roping in a foreign coach and other experts.