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.
The Justice Mukul Mudgal Committee probing the 2013 Indian Premier League (IPL) spot fixing and betting scandal WEdnesday denied having investigated International Cricket Council (ICC) chairman N Srinivasan or his son-in-law Gurunath Meiyappan, contrary to some media reports.
ICC chairman and BCCI`s president-in-exile N Srinivasan and his son-in-law Gurunath Meiyappan were among those who were on Saturday questioned by Supreme Court appointed Justice Mukul Mudgal panel members in relation to the IPL-6 betting and spot-fixing case.
The Supreme Court on Friday relieved Sunil Gavaskar of his role as the president of Indian Premier League 7. Following the apex court`s clarification, the former Indian captain is free to pursue other activities.
Stepping up his tirade against BCCI President-in-exile N Srinivasan, Cricket Association of Bihar Secretary Aditya Verma today shot off missives to the Prime Minister of India, England and Australia to intervene in the matter through the parent body ICC.
The Supreme Court on Tuesday, reserved the order on SC reserves order on constituting probe panel to investigate allegations against N Srinivasan and 12 others allegedly involved in the Indian Premier League (IPL) spot-fixing.
Beleaguered BCCI President N Srinivasan today knocked the doors of the Supreme Court for reconsidering its interim order keeping him away from the affairs of the Board and sought its permission to resume his office, the tenure of which is till September this year.
The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Wednesday moved an application in the Supreme Court (SC) to obtain a copy of transcripts of audio tapes of Board President N Srinivasan and Chennai Super Kings skipper MS Dhoni, recorded by Justice Mudgal Committee, which probed allegations of Indian Premier League (IPL) spot and match-fixing.
The Federation of International Cricketers` Associations wants the under-fire N Srinivasan to stand aside from all ICC functions after being forced out as BCCI President owing to the IPL betting scandal.
New Delhi: BCCI counsel, Aryama Sundaram on Friday said that what the Supreme Court had said in its interim order was much on the same lines as proposed by the BCCI itself and given in writing. He also refuted whatever allegations that were made against Mahendra Singh Dhoni, captain of the Indian cricket team.
India skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni will be answerable if an enquiry is ordered into cover up of the IPL betting and fixing scandal since he lied to the probe panel that Gurunath Meiyappan was not associated with CSK in any official capacity, senior Counsel Harish Salve said on Friday.
Admitting that Indian cricket is at crossroads, seasoned administrator Jagmohan Dalmiya on Thursday said the "paradise was not lost" and cricket`s glory could be brought back if they worked towards clearing the mess in the game.
Former BCCI Secretary Niranjan Shah on Thursday said the IPL betting and spot-fixing scandal has damaged the cricket board`s reputation and welcomed the Supreme Court proposals to clean up the popular game.
An overwhelming number of people who have responded to an online poll in a popular cricket website want embattled BCCI president N Srinivasan to resign from his post after the Supreme Court asked him to quit on Tuesday.