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Neck injury rules Virat Kohli out of county stint with Surrey

Neck injury rules Virat Kohli out of county stint with Surrey

India captain Virat Kohli will not appear for English county Surrey on account of a neck injury, a BCCI press release said on Thursday.

May 24, 2018, 14:05 PM IST
Virat Kohli has slipped disc, may miss Surrey stint: Report

Virat Kohli has slipped disc, may miss Surrey stint: Report

Kohli had signed up to play for Surrey in keeping with the BCCI plan to ensure the Indian captain gets some quality practice for the demanding tour of England. 

May 24, 2018, 10:39 AM IST
Don't think Virat Kohli wields disproportionate influence: CoA chief Vinod Rai

Don't think Virat Kohli wields disproportionate influence: CoA chief Vinod Rai

Virat Kohli's aura in Indian cricket has grown exponentially over the past few years but contrary to popular perception, he has never wielded "disproportionate influence" when it comes to policy decisions, says Committee of Administrators (COA) chief Vinod Rai.

May 21, 2018, 17:18 PM IST
Former India star Madan Lal to contest DDCA elections

Former India star Madan Lal to contest DDCA elections

Former India all-rounder Madan Lal is expected to contest for one of the three major posts during the upcoming Delhi & Districts Cricket Association (DDCA) election on June 30.

May 18, 2018, 21:36 PM IST
BCCI secretary fires salvo after Kevin Pietersen picked for Pataudi Lecture

BCCI secretary fires salvo after Kevin Pietersen picked for Pataudi Lecture

BCCI acting secretary Amitabh Chaudhary on Friday fired a fresh salvo after Kevin Pietersen was picked to deliver the Annual MAK Pataudi Memorial Lecture during its Awards function in Bengaluru on June 12.

May 18, 2018, 19:58 PM IST
Lalchand Rajput appointed interim head coach of Zimbabwe

Lalchand Rajput appointed interim head coach of Zimbabwe

Former India coach Lalchand Rajput was on Thursday appointed as interim head coach of the Zimbabwe cricket team.

May 17, 2018, 22:20 PM IST
No Day/Night Tests till our players are ready: CoA chief Vinod Rai

No Day/Night Tests till our players are ready: CoA chief Vinod Rai

The Committee of Administrators (CoA) chief Vinod Rai on Thursday firmly backed the Indian cricket team's decision of not playing Day/Night pink ball Test against Australia during the upcoming tour Down Under at the end of the year.

May 17, 2018, 22:12 PM IST
BCCI has not marketed Test cricket well: Gautam Gambhir

BCCI has not marketed Test cricket well: Gautam Gambhir

The BCCI may have created extremely popular and successful Indian Premier League (IPL) but the Indian board has not done "enough" to market Test cricket, revered by the purists, says former India opener Gautam Gambhir.

May 17, 2018, 16:56 PM IST
Disappointing that India refused to play D/N Test: Ian Chappell

Disappointing that India refused to play D/N Test: Ian Chappell

Indian cricket board's approach of win at all costs without looking at the bigger picture by refusing to play a Day/Night Test match against Australia is extremely disappointing, feels former captain Ian Chappell.

May 13, 2018, 16:44 PM IST
Top Indian and foreign players for one-off women's T20 ahead of IPL 2018 play-offs

Top Indian and foreign players for one-off women's T20 ahead of IPL 2018 play-offs

The BCCI sanctioned women's T20 exhibition match ahead of the IPL play-off in Mumbai on May 22 will feature top Indian and foreign players.

May 12, 2018, 20:19 PM IST
BCCI treasurer raises questions over timing of IPL play-offs

BCCI treasurer raises questions over timing of IPL play-offs

 The friction between Committee of Administrators (CoA) and principal office bearers of BCCI came to fore once again after treasurer Aniruddh Chaudhry questioned the decision of advancing the timing of IPL play-off matches to 7 pm instead of the usual 8 pm start.

May 12, 2018, 18:32 PM IST
Pataudi Lecture: BCCI secretary opposes names proposed by GM Karim

Pataudi Lecture: BCCI secretary opposes names proposed by GM Karim

The BCCI acting secretary Amitabh Choudhary on Saturday expressed strong reservations to the four names proposed by the GM (Cricket Operations) Saba Karim for delivering the annual keynote address at the MAK Pataudi Memorial Lecture on June 12 in Bengaluru, prior to the one-off Test against Afghanistan.

May 12, 2018, 16:19 PM IST
Telangana cricket association applies for BCCI's associate membership

Telangana cricket association applies for BCCI's associate membership

Citing denial of playing opportunities and sufficient representation in the Hyderabad Cricket Association, a full member of the Board of Control for Cricket in India, the newly formed Telangana CA has applied for associate member status from the BCCI.

May 10, 2018, 19:58 PM IST
12 states have submitted common suggestions to amicus curiae: BCCI secretary

12 states have submitted common suggestions to amicus curiae: BCCI secretary

A day before Supreme Court's hearing on implementation of constitutional reforms, BCCI secretary Amitabh Choudhary on Thursday informed that 12 out of the 37 state units (including North Eastern States) have submitted a common four-point suggestion to amicus curiae Gopal Subramanium.

May 10, 2018, 19:46 PM IST
India refuse day-night cricket Test against Australia

India refuse day-night cricket Test against Australia

"We can confirm that we have received advice from the Board of Control for Cricket in India that it is not prepared to participate in a proposed day-night Test in Adelaide this summer," Cricket Australia said in a statement. "As a result, we can now confirm the test match will be a day format.

May 08, 2018, 15:09 PM IST
Restrain your lawyers from making derogatory remarks: Manipur Cricket Association tells BCCI

Restrain your lawyers from making derogatory remarks: Manipur Cricket Association tells BCCI

Miffed at alleged "derogatory statements" by advocate Puneet Bali against the northeastern states, the Manipur Cricket Association has written a letter to the BCCI, requesting the Board to restrain its legal counsel from making unsavoury remarks.

May 07, 2018, 19:57 PM IST
India will not play day-night Test in Australia: BCCI writes to CA

India will not play day-night Test in Australia: BCCI writes to CA

The BCCI has officially informed Cricket Australia that India will not play any Day/Night Test match on their tour Down Under at the end of this year. While Cricket Australia were insistent on having a pink ball Test, which has been a convention for all touring teams for the past few years but the Indian board has made it clear that they will not deviate from the traditional red-ball matches. 

May 07, 2018, 14:08 PM IST
Supreme Court asks state associations for suggestions on BCCI draft constitution

Supreme Court asks state associations for suggestions on BCCI draft constitution

The bench, which also comprised Justices A M Khanwilakr and D Y Chandrachud, considered the submissions of the BCCI, Committee of Administrators (COA) and senior advocate Gopal Subramanium, who is assisting as amicus curiae, that Bihar would take part in national level tournaments in the cricketing season commencing from September.

May 01, 2018, 16:40 PM IST
BCCI recommends Diana Edulji for Lifetime Award, she declines

BCCI recommends Diana Edulji for Lifetime Award, she declines

The BCCI on Saturday recommended former Indian women's team captain Diana Edulji for the prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award, an honour she declined citing her current role in the board as a Supreme Court-appointed CoA member.

Apr 28, 2018, 22:14 PM IST
Diana Edulji recommended for BCCI Lifetime Achievement Award

Diana Edulji recommended for BCCI Lifetime Achievement Award

A three-man BCCI panel has recommended former India women's team captain and current CoA member, Diana Edulji, for the prestigious CK Nayudu Lifetime Achievement Award.

Apr 28, 2018, 19:12 PM IST