Kumar Dharmasena, Richard Illingworth to officiate IPL final
Kumar Dharmasena, Richard Illingworth to officiate IPL final

Sri Lankan Kumar Dharmasena and Richard Illingworth of England will officiate at the Indian Premier League (IPL) final to be held at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata on May 24.

BCCI recommends Rohit Sharma for Arjuna Award
BCCI recommends Rohit Sharma for Arjuna Award

In the BCCI's working committee meet on Sunday at Kolkata, the board recommended batsman Rohit Sharma for the prestigious Arjuna Award for the year 2015.

UAE matches of 2014 IPL garnered Rs 250 crore: BCCI
UAE matches of 2014 IPL garnered Rs 250 crore: BCCI

Twenty matches of the 2014 Indian Premier League (IPL), played in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in April that year, contributed Rs.250 crore to the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of the gulf country, a Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) release said on Friday.

Colin Munro replaces Josh Hazlewood in Mumbai Indians squad
Colin Munro replaces Josh Hazlewood in Mumbai Indians squad

The Indian Premier League (IPL) technical committee has approved a replacement for Mumbai Indians' pacer Josh Hazlewood, a Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) release said on Friday.

IPL opening ceremony to be held in Kolkata on April 7
IPL opening ceremony to be held in Kolkata on April 7

The opening ceremony of the 2015 Indian Premier League (IPL) will be held at the Salt Lake Stadium here on April 7, a Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) statement said on Wednesday.

KKR threaten to pull-out of IPL 8 over Sunil Narine clearance issue
KKR threaten to pull-out of IPL 8 over Sunil Narine clearance issue

The eighth edition of cash-rich Indian Premier League is merely nine days away, but the champions Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) are yet to settle in for their title defence. According to reports, the Kolkata-based franchise has unresolved issues with the organisers of the tournament, the all-powerful Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) regarding one of their star players, Sunil Narine.

Cricket World Cup: Is Mahendra Singh Dhoni losing his Midas touch?
Cricket World Cup: Is Mahendra Singh Dhoni losing his Midas touch?

When Mahendra Singh Dhoni was surprisingly named India`s captain in 2007 as senior players backed out of the inaugural World Twenty20, he responded by leading his team to the title.

Cricket World Cup 2015: The men behind India's redemption
Cricket World Cup 2015: The men behind India's redemption

Fans across the country and beyond seem bowled over by the exploits of the young Indian cricket team in the World Cup. But as the players receive the plaudits, one tends to forget the silent, faceless army of the team support staff who work tirelessly to keep the players in fine fettle, both mentally and physically.

ICC World Cup 2015: India may ban autographs on corruption fears
ICC World Cup 2015: India may ban autographs on corruption fears

India`s cricketers have been asked not to give autographs to fans during matches because of fears they will pass on illegal information to bookmakers, a newspaper report said Monday.

Jagmohan Dalmiya returns as BCCI president

After a gap of over ten years, seasoned cricket administrator Jagmohan Dalmiya was on Monday unanimously elected as BCCI president at the Annual General Meeting in Chennai.

Mission accomplished, says Aditya Verma
Mission accomplished, says Aditya Verma

An elated Bihar Cricket Association secretary Aditya Verma, the petitioner in the spot-fixing and betting case in the Indian Premier League (IPL), said on Monday his "mission" of getting rid of N. Srinivasan from the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has finally been "accomplished".

Jagmohan Dalmiya all set to return as BCCI president
Jagmohan Dalmiya all set to return as BCCI president

It's safe to assume that Jagmohan Dalmiya is the new president of Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI). According to reliable reports, the veteran cricket administrator has filed his nomination for the plump post on Sunday.

BCCI rejects Indian players request to bring wives, girlfriends for World Cup

BCCI rejects Indian players request to bring wives, girlfriends for World Cup

DD to share World Cup live telecast with cable operators for now: SC
DD to share World Cup live telecast with cable operators for now: SC

Millions of cricket lovers in the country may get to see India's first World Cup match against traditional rivals Pakistan Feb 15 free of cost as the Supreme Court Tuesday stayed the Delhi High Court order that barred public broadcaster Doordarshan from sharing the live feed of the cricket match with cable operators.

BCCI's Working Committee meet to fix AGM date today
BCCI's Working Committee meet to fix AGM date today

The Working Committee meeting of Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Sunday will decide the date of its much-delayed Annual General Meeting, which has been deferred till now because of the IPL spot-fixing case.

BCCI to pay service tax for recording matches, says SC
BCCI to pay service tax for recording matches, says SC

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) will have to pay the service tax for recording the cricket match which is used for live telecast by the contracting sports channels as the Supreme Court Wednesday dismissed the plea challenging the levying of the service tax on it.

BCCI extends condolences to Phil Hughes' family
BCCI extends condolences to Phil Hughes' family

BCCI interim president Shivlal Yadav on Wednesday met the bereaved parents of the late Australian batsman Phillip Hughes and offered condolences to them on his tragic death.

'Indian cricketers can stay with their wives in Oz'
'Indian cricketers can stay with their wives in Oz'

The Board of Control for Cricket in India gave permission to Indian cricketers to stay with their wives for the remaining series against Australia, according to the board's sources.

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.

IPL spot-fixing case hearing to resume today
IPL spot-fixing case hearing to resume today

Another Monday, another hearing on Indian Premier League (IPL) spot-fixing and betting case. The Supreme Court of India will resume the hearing of Justice Mukul Mudgal committee report today. In its last proceeding, the apex court had come down heavily on the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) and its president-in-exile Narayanaswami​ Srinivasan.