DDCA convinces Yashpal Sharma as he agrees to stay on as chairman

Barely a week after he had tendered his resignation from the post of chairman of DDCA's senior selection committee, former Test batsman Yashpal Sharma was on Wednesday reinstated as the head of the panel only 10 ahead of Delhi's opening Ranji Trophy game against Saurashtra.

Virender Sehwag, Gautam Gambhir tell NZ selection committee not to consider them
Virender Sehwag, Gautam Gambhir tell NZ selection committee not to consider them

Veterans Virender Sehwag and Gautam Gambhir's prospects of making an India comeback are all but over as the celebrated opening duo stayed away from selection in the 15-member North Zone squad for the Deodhar Trophy.

DDCA may host five Ranji Trophy matches this season
DDCA may host five Ranji Trophy matches this season

The Delhi and District Cricket Association (DDCA) is likely to host five Ranji Trophy matches this season, instead of the planned four.

Narinder Batra's son Dhruv passes away

In a tragic incident, Hockey India President Narinder Batra's son Dhruv died at a young age of 27 in Morocco, where he had gone with his father four days ago .

Dead rats, pigeon feathers leave Feroz Shah Kotla press box in mess
Dead rats, pigeon feathers leave Feroz Shah Kotla press box in mess

The press box at the Feroz Shah Kotla stadium was on Wednesday found in an unbelievable mess with dead rats and feathers of dead pigeons laying around, just 18 days after an ODI was held at the venue.

Gautam Gambhir retained as Delhi skipper for upcoming Ranji season
Gautam Gambhir retained as Delhi skipper for upcoming Ranji season

 Out-of-favour India opener Gautam Gambhir has been retained captain of the Delhi team for the upcoming Ranji season as the Delhi and District Cricket Association (DDCA) announced a 15-member squad for the one-day Vijay Hazare trophy to be played in Himachal Pradesh.

Vijay Dahiya named Delhi coach, Yashpal Sharma to head selection panel
Vijay Dahiya named Delhi coach, Yashpal Sharma to head selection panel

Former India wicketkeeper-batsman Vijay Dahiya has been reinstated as the chief coach of the Delhi Ranji Trophy side while former Test batsman Yashpal Sharma will head the selection panel, in a list released by the Delhi and Districts Cricket Association (DDCA).

BCCI Constitution amended for Jaitley not Srinivasan: Shashank Manohar
BCCI Constitution amended for Jaitley not Srinivasan: Shashank Manohar

Former BCCI president Shashank Manohar on Saturday said that the amendment of the BCCI constituition in 2012 regarding president's post was done to ensure that BJP heavyweight Arun Jaitley became board chief in 2014 instead of N Srinivasan going for a second term.

Ganguly set to be annointed as CAB secretary

Former India captain will begin a new innings as cricket administrator when he`s elected uncontested for the post of joint-secretary of the Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) at its 83rd AGM here on Sunday.

DDCA congratulates Srinivasan on becoming ICC Chairman

The Delhi and District Cricket Association (DDCA) today congratulated BCCI president-in-exile N Srinivasan for becoming the first Chairman of the ICC, and said the appointment augurs well for Indian cricket.

Kitchens, eating joints at Feroze Shah Kotla Stadium de-sealed

The Delhi High Court has ordered de-sealing of all the kitchens and eating joints inside the Feroze Shah Kotla stadium, a day after they were sealed following a fire-related incident during an IPL-7 match on Saturday.

Fire incident: Show cause notice slapped on DDCA

Delhi Government`s disaster management authority today served a show cause notice on Delhi District Cricket Association for allegedly failing to comply with its directives to put in place necessary safety measures including fire prevention provisions at Feroz Shah Kotla stadium.

DDCA curator Venkat Sundaram steps down

Delhi and District Cricket Association (DDCA) today received a jolt with veteran curator Venkat Sundaram deciding to quit citing personal reasons.

`Sick` Sehwag pulls out, confusion in Delhi camp

Out of favour Indian opener Virender Sehwag today pulled out of Delhi`s Vijay Hazare Trophy (North Zone leg) match against Himachal Pradesh here amid speculation that the decision was prompted by poor form.

Delhi name 40 probables list for Vijay Hazare Trophy

New Delhi: The Delhi and District Cricket Association (DDCA) on Friday named a 40-member probables list, to be led by opener Gautam Gambhir, for the Vijay Hazare Trophy ODI championships to begin across the country on February 27.

Former India players surprised at Gambhir`s exclusion

Former India opener and chairman of DDCA selection committee Chetan Chauhan expressed his "shock and disappointment" at the exclusion of senior opener Gautam Gambhir from the 30-member probables list for the World T20 in Bangladesh.

All sports bodies are in `doldrums`, says Digvijay

Claiming that all sports bodies including IOA are in "doldrums" and "controlled by businessmen and politicians", Digvijay Singh today made a strong pitch for only sportspersons having represented their states being their members.

Bedi panel crushes to defeat in DDCA polls

Sneh Prakash Bansal and his panel today swept the DDCA polls with a landslide victory over former India captain Bishan Singh Bedi`s faction by procuring more than 70 per cent of the votes.

Bansal & Co favourites against Bedi faction in DDCA polls

BCCI vice-president Sneh Bansal is favourite to win presidential elections against former India captain Bishan Singh Bedi as they square off in the Delhi & Districts Cricket Association (DDCA) contest, scheduled on Monday.

We are not even thinking of getting proxy votes: Bishan Bedi

Former India captain Bishan Singh Bedi is well aware that it is a near-impossible task for him to beat Sneh Bansal in the presidential elections of the DDCA on December 30 but he is not ready to bow down without a fight against the "shameful activities" of the current regime.