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SHOCKING! India vs New Zealand: Dengue threat looms over Kanpur Test

SHOCKING! India vs New Zealand: Dengue threat looms over Kanpur Test

Only 3,000 tickets have reportedly been sold so far out of the 13,500 earmarked for fans.

IND vs NZ, 1st Test: BCCI to invite all former India captains for '500th Test'

IND vs NZ, 1st Test: BCCI to invite all former India captains for '500th Test'

The BCCI and the UPCA are also preparing T-shirts with '500th Test' written on it for the under-privileged children, who will be present in the stadium on all Test match days.

Aftermath of SC's verdict on Lodha panel report: UPCA 'senior citizens' on their way out after landmark judgement

Aftermath of SC's verdict on Lodha panel report: UPCA 'senior citizens' on their way out after landmark judgement

The Supreme Court yesterday accepted major suggestions of the Lodha panel, including a bar on ministers and civil servants and those above 70 from becoming BCCI's members.

Ranji Trophy: UP-Vadodara match shifted to Greater Noida from Kanpur

The match is scheduled to begin from December 1.

PIL on UPCA and its Secy Rajiv Shukla "dismissed as withdrawn"

PIL on UPCA and its Secy Rajiv Shukla "dismissed as withdrawn"

HC dismissed a PIL seeking to restrain Rajiv Shukla from functioning as Secretary of UPCA.

Political battle kickstarts on colour of Green Park enclosure

Political battle kickstarts on colour of Green Park enclosure

Opposition parties in the city are giving the painting of the enclosure in Green Park a political colour, alleging that the green and red paint used on the stairwalls are the 'colours' of the Samajwadi Party.

UPCA reclaims Green Park from state government after 20 years

UPCA reclaims Green Park from state government after 20 years

The Uttar Pradesh Cricket Association (UPCA) on Friday reclaimed charge of the state's only international cricket ground, Green Park, after getting it back on lease from the government.

UPCA keen on getting Matthew Hayden to train young state players

UPCA keen on getting Matthew Hayden to train young state players

 In a bid to hone the skills of young state players, the Uttar Pradesh Cricket Association (UPCA) has expressed its keeness to rope in former Australia opener Matthew Hayden for a short training stint here.

Rizwan Shamshad replaces Venkatesh Prasad as UP coach

Rizwan Shamshad replaces Venkatesh Prasad as UP coach

Former Uttar Pradesh batsman Rizwan Shamshad was on Saturday appointed chief coach of the state team after ex-India medium-pacer Venkatesh Prasad's term came to an end.

Green Park to have regular international cricket, says UP CM

Green Park to have regular international cricket, says UP CM

Paving the way for top-level cricket in Uttar Pradesh, the state government on Wednesday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the UPCA to organise international events at Kanpur's Green Park.

UPCA gets Green Park on lease, still not ready to host IPL

UPCA gets Green Park on lease, still not ready to host IPL

UPCA on Thursday got its wish granted after the Uttar Pradesh government gave Green Park on lease to the state cricket body at 1 crore per annum for 30 years but the stadium is still not ready to host an IPL match or a day/night game due to inadequate lighting facility.

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.