Is impromptu series against Sri Lanka blessing in disguise for 'Men in Blue'?
Is impromptu series against Sri Lanka blessing in disguise for 'Men in Blue'?

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) hardly wasted any time to finalise a series against Sri Lanka, after the West Indian players decided to call off their tour against India mid-way of the ODI series.

West Indies Cricket Board slam Dwayne Bravo as India tour called off
West Indies Cricket Board slam Dwayne Bravo as India tour called off

The West Indies Cricket Board attacked one-day captain Dwayne Bravo after confirming Friday that the team`s tour of India had been abandoned following a strike by their own players in a pay dispute.

West Indies board apologises after India tour abandoned
West Indies board apologises after India tour abandoned

The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) said it had been left with no choice but to abandon its tour of India after its players "withdrew their services" amid an internal dispute.

Ravi Shastri, Sunil Gavaskar earn more from BCCI than even MS Dhoni
Ravi Shastri, Sunil Gavaskar earn more from BCCI than even MS Dhoni

Mahendra Singh Dhoni has been leading the Indian team, across all formats for quite some time now. In fact, the the Jharkhand-lad is arguably the most successful Indian skipper of all time as well.

People with vested interests using blackmailing tactics: Lalit Modi
People with vested interests using blackmailing tactics: Lalit Modi

Former IPL commissioner Lalit Modi has described the latest developments at the Rajasthan Cricket Association (RCA) as a "blackmailing tactic".

Cricket body moves HC for review of BCCI rules by a committee
Cricket body moves HC for review of BCCI rules by a committee

The Cricket Association of Bihar has filed a PIL in Bombay High Court seeking appointment of an independent Governance Review Committee to review the rules and regulations of the Board of Control for Cricket in India.

VVS Laxman wants current support staff till 2015 World Cup
VVS Laxman wants current support staff till 2015 World Cup

Legendary Indian batsman, VVS Laxman has endorsed Ravi Shastri and the support staff to stay, at least till next year's World Cup. The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) appointed Shastri as the team director following the 3-1 drubbing in the Test series in England.

Tough for BCCI to host AGM this month: BCCI official
Tough for BCCI to host AGM this month: BCCI official

 The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) may find it tough to host the Annual General Meeting (AGM) as scheduled by the end of September after the Supreme Court Monday ignored pleas to reinstate N Srinivasan as its president.

Lalit Modi gives BCCI brass sleepless nights 
Lalit Modi gives BCCI brass sleepless nights 

In six years Lalit Modi rose to such heights in Indian cricket in the new millennium that no one thought his fall would be as meteoric. When he was thrown out of the Indian board, many had a sneaky suspicion that his tenaciousness was enough to come back and haunt those who hounded him out.

Micromax bags Title Sponsorship of Indian cricket for Rs 18 crore
Micromax bags Title Sponsorship of Indian cricket for Rs 18 crore

 The Marketing Committee of the BCCI awarded the Title Sponsorship for the International Series and Domestic Tournaments to be played in India during the 2014-15 season to Micromax Informatics Limited for an approximate fee of Rs 18 crore, here on Thursday.

Aditya Verma to oppose BCCI move to postpone AGM
Aditya Verma to oppose BCCI move to postpone AGM

 Any move by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) to postpone next month's Annual General Meeting (AGM), that could benefit N.Srinivasan, would be contested in the Supreme Court, said Aditya Verma, secretary of the Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB).

Dhoni`s comments on Fletcher to be discussed at working committee meet: BCCI

Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni`s statement that coach Duncan Fletcher continues to remain the `boss` of the team and will stay till the 2015 World Cup has prompted a livid BCCI to take up the matter at the next Working Committee meeting.

Inderjit Bindra to withdraw from cricket affairs

Inderjit Singh Bindra, who played a pivotal role in India hosting three World Cups, has decided to withdraw from cricket affairs and as a first step he is likely to hand over the reins of the Punjab Cricket Association to fellow-Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer D.P. Reddy.

BCCI denies ban on WAGs during tours

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Thursday refuted reports that it has restricted the wives and girlfriends (WAGs) of cricketers during the foreign tours.

BCCI not giving enough importance to Test cricket: Dilip Vengsarkar

Finding fault with the BCCI for not being serious enough about Test matches, former India skipper Dilip Vengsarkar said the itinerary was wrongly drawn without any tour games in between the rubber that India miserably lost to England 1-3 at The Oval, yesterday.

BCCI treasurer has 3 offices, including a 5-star hotel suite

Successive cricket board treasurers have often asked for the beefing up of their office because of the nature of book-keeping they have to maintain. As a bonanza, the incumbent has not one, two but three offices -- including a plush five-star hotel suite.

BCCI invites bids for title sponsorship

With another season of hectic cricket in progress, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) today invited title sponsorship bids for its international and domestic matches.

BCCI to appeal against Ravindra Jadeja's fine over spat with James Anderson

The most powerful cricketing body, Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), on Friday looked miffed over the International Cricket Council`s (ICC) verdict, in which it imposed a fine on Ravindra Jadeja for an altercation with England pacer James Anderson during the first Test match at Nottingham in Trent Bridge.

Sunil Gavaskar writes to SC; demands his salary as BCCI interim president

Interim President of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), Sunil Gavaskar, sent a letter to the Supreme Court (SC) on Friday demanding his salary for running the Indian cricket board.

Srinivasan to get nod as ICC chief at conference

Suspended Indian cricket chief Narayanaswami Srinivasan is expected to be anointed as the new ICC chairman at this week`s annual conference in Melbourne which is set to address growing concerns about corruption in the sport.

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