Indian hockey team vice-captain and goalkeeper P R Sreejesh, the hero of Incheon Asian Games final against Pakistan, was today honoured by Mahendra Singh Dhoni on behalf of Kerala Cricket Association (KCA) for his performance in the summit clash of the continental event.
The threat of rain looms large over the first ODI of the five-match series even as Indian and West Indies cricketers started to arrive in batches for the day-night encounter at the Jawaharlal Nehru International Stadium here on Wednesday.
Kerala Cricket Association on Thursday said it will not seek entertainment tax relaxation for the October 8 India-West Indies One-day International match to be played at the Jawaharlal Nehru stadium here in the wake of the financial crunch being faced by the state.
While the Centre is yet to take a call on allowing the second leg of IPL in India in view of the general elections, the Kerala Cricket Association (KCA) has evinced interest in hosting some of the matches at the Jawaharlal Nehru International stadium here.
Hilly Wayanad district, a prominent tourist destination,will find a place in the cricket map of the country when South India`s first high altitude `table top` stadium at Krishnagiri is commissioned on tuesday by Kerala Cricket Association.
The Income-tax Department has allowed irregular exemptions on TV rights from BCCI to four cricket associations resulting in non-levy of tax to the tune of Rs 37.23 crore, the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) said on friday.
Eyeing to make the city a permanent venue for Test and other matches, Kerala Cricket Association planned to modernise Jawaharlal Nehru International stadium at Kaloor, which has been leased out to it for 30 years.
Bowing to pressure from Youth Congress activists for its statements against Union Minister Shashi Tharoor over the Duleep Trophy final match here, the Kerala Cricket Association tendered an apology to him for "hurting his sentiments".
Union Minister Shashi Tharoor on Sunday lashed out at Kerala Cricket Association (KCA) after the fourth day of the Duleep Trophy final between North Zone and South Zone was called off due to a wet ground following heavy rain, here on Sunday.
Kerala Cricket Association would take all efforts to stage some IPL matches at the Jawaharlal Nehru International stadium at Kochi, T C Mathew, the Indian Premier League Governing council member said here on Sunday.
Newly appointed chairman of the National Cricket Academy T.C. Mathew, who is also the president of the Kerala Cricket Association (KCA), said that he will speak to all concerned on Kerala`s cricket hero S. Sreesanth being banned for life for spot-fixing.