BCCI approves picturesque Dharamshala Cricket Stadium as Test center
BCCI approves picturesque Dharamshala Cricket Stadium as Test center

The cricket board took the decision in it's 86th AGM on Mumbai.

India vs South Africa 2015: Trouble for visitors as MS Dhoni returns to action
India vs South Africa 2015: Trouble for visitors as MS Dhoni returns to action

Limited-overs skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni will be back at the helm as India will look for a winning start against formidable South Africa in the first Twenty20 International, here tomorrow.

Team India reaches Dharamshala for T20
Team India reaches Dharamshala for T20

 Indian cricket team, led by skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni, arrived here this evening, four days before the tour-opener of the Mahatma Gandhi-Mandela series against against South Africa.

Himachal not to charge fees for South Africa cricket match
Himachal not to charge fees for South Africa cricket match

 Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh said on Saturday the state would not charge any security fee from the BCCI for a T20 international match to be played at the picturesque Dharamsala stadium on October 2.

World's highest cricket stadium likely to be constructed in Lahaul-Spiti
World's highest cricket stadium likely to be constructed in Lahaul-Spiti

Himachal Pradesh's tribal district of Lahaul-Spiti could be home to the world's highest cricket stadium in the near future.

Himachal cricket body opposes sports bill
Himachal cricket body opposes sports bill

The Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association (HPCA), headed by BJP MP Anurag Thakur, on Friday submitted a memorandum to Governor Kalyan Singh, opposing the Himachal Pradesh Sports (Registration, Recognition and Regulation of Associations) Bill, 2015, which was passed by the state assembly on April 9.

Bishan Singh Bedi to conduct camp for budding spinners in Himachal
Bishan Singh Bedi to conduct camp for budding spinners in Himachal

Indian spin legend Bishan Singh Bedi will be conducting a camp for budding spinners and wicket-keepers at Santoshgarh, UNA Ground in Himachal Pradesh from June 12 to July 6.

Nepal cricketers to practice in HPCA stadium
Nepal cricketers to practice in HPCA stadium

The Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association (HPCA) will be hosting a 27-member contingent of cricketers from earthquake-devastated Nepal in its stadium in this Himachal Pradesh town for a two-week camp from June 5, an official said on Friday.

Ranji Trophy: Himachal take control after Rishi Dhawan's fifer
Ranji Trophy: Himachal take control after Rishi Dhawan's fifer

All-rounder Rishi Dhawan picked five wickets as Group C leaders Himachal Pradesh bundled out Kerala for 196 on day one of the Ranji Trophy cricket match here today.

Himachal to host 15 Ranji matches
Himachal to host 15 Ranji matches

After hosting the India vs West Indies One-Day International (ODI) earlier this month, the Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association (HPCA) is gearing up to hold 15 Ranji Trophy matches at three venues.

Ex-HP CM Dhumal, son Anurag among 11 granted bail in HPCA scam

A court here on Monday granted bail to former Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal, his MP son Anurag Thakur and nine others in a case of alleged cheating, conspiracy and encroachment on government land by Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association (HPCA).

Kohli ton propels India to 330/6
Kohli ton propels India to 330/6

Virat Kohli slammed his 20th One-Day International (ODI) century (127) to help India post 330 for six in the fourth ODI of a five-match series against the West Indies at the Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association (HPCA) stadium here Friday.

State Govt must take the game to the next level: Anurag Thakur
State Govt must take the game to the next level: Anurag Thakur

The town hosting the fourth ODI between India and the West Indies was in doubt till as recently as last week due to logistical issues, prompting the HPCA president Anurag Thakur to say that the state government must do more to promote the game in the hill station.

State Govt must take the game to the next level: Anurag Thakur
State Govt must take the game to the next level: Anurag Thakur

The town hosting the fourth ODI between India and the West Indies was in doubt till as recently as last week due to logistical issues, prompting the HPCA president Anurag Thakur to say that the state government must do more to promote the game in the hill station.

Himachal court pulls up BCCI over dues
Himachal court pulls up BCCI over dues

The Himachal Pradesh High Court Tuesday issued notice to the BCCI and others over payment dues regarding security cover for the IPL matches at the Dharamsala cricket stadium.

India vs West Indies: Curator promises fast and bouncy pitch for 4th ODI
India vs West Indies: Curator promises fast and bouncy pitch for 4th ODI

The pitch for the crucial fourth One-day International between India and the West Indies will be fast and bouncy, according to Sunil Chauhan, chief curator at the picturesque HPCA Stadium.

HPCA still awaits security clearance for Dharamsala ODI
HPCA still awaits security clearance for Dharamsala ODI

With just 15 days to go for the third ODI between India and West Indies to be hosted here, the Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association (HPCA) still awaits the security clearance by the state government to stage the match on October 17.

Cong-BJP tussle over HPCA casts shadow on India-West Indies
Cong-BJP tussle over HPCA casts shadow on India-West Indies

 The tussle between ruling Congress and opposition BJP over the Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association (HPCA) issue has cast a shadow on the 2nd ODI match between India and West Indies scheduled to be held here on October 17.

BCCI's Anurag Thakur formally charged in Himachal cricket body land row
BCCI's Anurag Thakur formally charged in Himachal cricket body land row

Within a week of a trial court here summoning BJP MP Anurag Thakur for alleged wrongdoing in land allotment to the Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association which he heads, another charge sheet was filed against him Tuesday for axing trees on the land for rsiding a residential complex for players.

Former HP CM Prem Kumar Dhumal, son summoned in HPCA land allotment case

A trial court here on Saturday issued summons to former Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal, his two sons including Anurag Thakur, MP, and 16 others to appear in person before it on October 27 in a case pertaining to allotment of land on lease to Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association (HPCA).