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CAB a divided house before AGM on financial issues
CAB a divided house before AGM on financial issues

 Less than a month before its AGM, the Cricket Association of Bengal has become a divided house after the balance sheet revealed a deficit of Rs 3.70 crore, a first in 10 years.

VVS Laxman's advise to stay in present helped: Manoj Tiwary
VVS Laxman's advise to stay in present helped: Manoj Tiwary

 Being on the fringes of Indian cricket team for years can be a tad frustrating but Manoj Tiwary has learnt to live with it and is now preparing for the upcoming challenge in Zimbabwe with some "great advice" from VVS Laxman.

ICC asked to clarify on Lalit Modi claims about three CSK players
ICC asked to clarify on Lalit Modi claims about three CSK players

Cricket Association of Bihar (CAB) secretary Aditya Verma on Sunday shot off a letter to the International Cricket Council (ICC) seeking clarification on allegations against three international cricketers' involvement in "illegal things".

Aditya Verma highlights affiliation issue to Lodha committee
Aditya Verma highlights affiliation issue to Lodha committee

Deposing before the Supreme Court appointed Justice Lodha Committee, Cricket Association of Bihar secretary Aditya Verma on Wednesday highlighted the plight of his state cricketers who are not able to play first class cricket.

Late cricketer Ankit Keshri's family alleges foul play
Late cricketer Ankit Keshri's family alleges foul play

The family of Bengal cricketer Ankit Keshri, who died after an on-field collision, has filed a police complaint alleging foul play and gross medical negligence, police said on Thursday.

If Sourav Ganguly has time, he should be roped in by BCCI: Sunil Gavaskar
If Sourav Ganguly has time, he should be roped in by BCCI: Sunil Gavaskar

Sunil Gavaskar feels that a man of former captain Sourav Ganguly's "capability" should be used by the BCCI in the running of Indian cricket team provided the 'Prince of Calcutta' can find time from his busy schedule.

David Miller expresses shock, sadness over Kolkata constable's eye injury
David Miller expresses shock, sadness over Kolkata constable's eye injury

Kings XI Punjab batsman David Miller on Friday expressed shock and sadness over the loss of Kolkata constable Alok Aich's right eye after a ball that hit him last Saturday.

IPL 8: David Miller’s Six sees Kolkata Police constable lose an eye
IPL 8: David Miller’s Six sees Kolkata Police constable lose an eye

During the recent Kolkata Knight Riders' (KKR) home match at the Eden Gardens against last placed Kings XI Punjab, David Miller's six off Andre Russell proved to be a costly affair.

Aditya Verma writes to PM Narendra Modi on BCCI's alleged phone-tapping controversy
Aditya Verma writes to PM Narendra Modi on BCCI's alleged phone-tapping controversy

The secretary of the unrecognised Cricket Association of Bihar Aditya Verma has written a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi urging him to constitute a high-level enquiry committee to investigate whether former BCCI top brass allegedly tapping phones of Board officials.

Cricketer Rahul Ghosh discharged from hospital
Cricketer Rahul Ghosh discharged from hospital

Rahul Ghosh, the 20-year-old cricketer who was hospitalised last Tuesday after being hit on the head while fielding in a local league match, was discharged on Monday night after doctors declared him “stable”.

KKR names Ankit Keshri as 16th member; to give his family Rs 10 lakh
KKR names Ankit Keshri as 16th member; to give his family Rs 10 lakh

Kolkata Knight Riders on Sunday showed a noble gesture by including the deceased cricketer Ankit Keshri as the 16th member of their side in an IPL T20 cricket match against Rajasthan Royals at Eden Gardens, here.

Ganguly gives away his BCCI pension to Keshri's family
Ganguly gives away his BCCI pension to Keshri's family

 Former India captain Sourav Ganguly has decided to give away his BCCI pension for this year to the deceased Under-19 Bengal cricketer Ankit Keshri's family.

Will request CM a job for my elder son, says Ankit Keshri's father
Will request CM a job for my elder son, says Ankit Keshri's father

Late former Under-19 Bengal cricketer Ankit Keshri's father said on Thursday he would request West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee for a job for his elder son Deepak.

Teammates yet to overcome trauma of Ankit Keshri's tragic death
Teammates yet to overcome trauma of Ankit Keshri's tragic death

East Bengal cricketer Sourav Mondal, whose collision with teammate Ankit Keshri while fielding led to the tragic death of the latter, is yet to come to terms with his grief.

Injured Bengal cricketer Rahul Ghosh gradually improving: Doctor
Injured Bengal cricketer Rahul Ghosh gradually improving: Doctor

 Rahul Ghosh, the 20-year-old cricketer who was hospitalised on Tuesday after being hit on the head while fielding in a local league match is “gradually improving”, his attending doctor said on Thursday.

Disappointing to see a young life end so soon: Sourav Ganguly
Disappointing to see a young life end so soon: Sourav Ganguly

A day after the untimely death of former under-19 Bengal skipper Ankit Keshri, ex-India captain Sourav Ganguly on Tuesday said it was "disappointing" to see a young life end so soon.

Blame game follows cricketer's tragic death
Blame game follows cricketer's tragic death

 Amid allegation of "medical negligence", a blame game has begun following the tragic death of promising Bengal opening batsman Ankit Keshri who passed away this morning owing to an injury sustained during a cricket match a few days back.

Sourav Ganguly to replace Duncan Fletcher as next Team India coach: Report
Sourav Ganguly to replace Duncan Fletcher as next Team India coach: Report

Former Indian cricketer Sourav Ganguly is likely to replace Duncan Fletcher as the next coach of the Indian cricket team, according to reports.

Aditya Verma requests BCCI to grant recognition to CAB
Aditya Verma requests BCCI to grant recognition to CAB

Cricket Association of Bihar (CAB) secretary Aditya Verma on Monday requested the BCCI to grant recognition to the state body.

Elaborate security arrangements for IPL in Kolkata
Elaborate security arrangements for IPL in Kolkata

Round-the-clock monitoring by CCTV cameras, strict check on movement around players' dressing rooms with hundreds of policemen posted in and around the stadium - the city police have put in place elaborate security arrangements for the eighth edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) that starts at the Eden Gardens here on Wednesday.