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Kolkata cricketer Sonu Yadav dies during practice session

The cricketer, a member of  Ballygunge Sporting Club, was taken to SSKM Hospital but was declared 'brought dead.'

Mar 20, 2019, 14:30 PM IST

Cricket Association of Bengal will take a call on removing Imran Khan's portraits soon: Sourav Ganguly

The prestigious Cricket Club of India (CCI) had recently decided to cover a portrait of the Pakistan PM in the aftermath of Pulwama terror attack in which 40 personnel of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) were killed. 

Feb 23, 2019, 16:50 PM IST

Gautam Gambhir slams cricket administrators after Azharuddin rings Eden Gardens bell

Azharuddin had been accused of match-fixing in the early 2000s. The Hyderabad batsman featured in 99 Test matches and 334 ODIs for India before the BCCI banned him over the match-fixing scandal. 

Nov 05, 2018, 19:24 PM IST

Indian cricket is in danger: Sourav Ganguly raises concerns over BCCI functioning

Sourav Ganguly expressed a "deep sense of fear" over the current administration of Indian cricket, stating that it was presently in "danger".  

Oct 30, 2018, 19:36 PM IST

Auto, taxi unions in Delhi to go on strike on Monday

Commuters in the national capital may face problems as auto-rickshaw and taxi unions have decided to go on a strike on Monday against the Delhi government's policies on cab aggregators.

Oct 20, 2018, 18:34 PM IST

Former BCCI president Biswanath Dutt passes away

Former BCCI president Biswanath Dutt passed away on Monday morning following prolonged illness. 

Sep 24, 2018, 19:50 PM IST

Woman jumps off cab as driver keeps asking for her mobile number

The woman complained that after she boarded the cab from Mandi House, the driver asked for her phone number and wanted to be friends with her.

May 28, 2018, 06:36 AM IST

Cricket Association of Bihar moves SC seeking contempt against BCCI officials

The Cricket Association of Bihar (CAB) on Friday moved the Supreme Court seeking initiation of contempt proceedings against some office-bearers of BCCI for not complying with its order allowing Bihar to participate in Ranji Trophy and other national championships.

Apr 20, 2018, 22:22 PM IST

Lodha recommendations not implemented due to time constraints: Sourav Ganguly to BCCI

BCCI secretary Amitabh Chaudhary had recently sent a mail to all state associations enquiring about the constitution change, and informed that 13 units have decided to comply and filed an affidavit with regards to the same.

Feb 23, 2018, 16:35 PM IST

Ajinkya Rahane a 'quality player,' says Sourav Ganguly

While conditions will determine the playing XI in Cape Town on January 5, Ganguly is not averse to trying out Hardik Pandya at No 6, something a lot of experts are sceptical considering his technique in bouncy conditions is not well documented.

Dec 18, 2017, 17:29 PM IST

Was desperate to become national coach, admits Sourav Ganguly

One of the most successful Indian captains Ganguly was dropped in January 2006 but made a comeback against South Africa in the Johannesburg Test in December and went on to score an unbeaten 51.

Nov 24, 2017, 20:43 PM IST

Kumar Sangakkara likely to deliver Jagmohan Dalmiya memorial lecture

Dalmiya, who had been the chief of the CAB, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) and the International Cricket Council (ICC) died at the age of 75 in 2015. Ganguly succeeded him at the CAB.

Sep 08, 2017, 19:18 PM IST

CAB's contempt plea against BCCI to be considered: Supreme Court

In the fourth status report submitted by the court- appointed COA, former cricket administrators N Srinivasan and Niranjan Shah have been described as "disqualified office bearers with vested interest", who were trying to stall the implementation of Justice R M Lodha panel reforms.

Jul 14, 2017, 22:49 PM IST

Ex-CAB treasurer Biswarup Dey slams Sourav Ganguly for lacking transparency in ticket distribution

Ganguly however has refuted the allegations and said Dey would always take 200-300 tickets per match every time when there's a match at Eden Gardens.

Feb 06, 2017, 22:49 PM IST

Tired of the entire BCCI fiasco, says CAB President Sourav Ganguly

Asked the reason for picking Edulji, Ganguly iterated that the SC judgement has to be respected.

Jan 30, 2017, 22:17 PM IST

Sourav Ganguly to have a stand named after him at Eden Gardens

The `K` block will be named after former Board of Control of Cricket for India (BCCI) President Jagmohan Dalmiya.

Jan 22, 2017, 14:44 PM IST

MS Dhoni to be felicitated by Cricket Association of Bengal at India-England Eden Gardens ODI

The Ranchi man is arguably India`s finest captain, leading India to two World Cup triumphs -- T20I title in 2007 and ODI World Cup in 2011.

Jan 10, 2017, 21:30 PM IST

Sourav Ganguly receives death threat via anonymous letter: Report

Ganguly, President of Cricket Association of Bengal, got the letter on January 5th and is scheduled to make a visit in the area on January 19.

Jan 09, 2017, 20:13 PM IST

Sourav Ganguly reckons 'it's too early' to take his name as Anurag Thakur's successor

Ganguly, who is currently the Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) president said nobody has got any choice but to implement the Lodha Committee recommendations in toto.

Jan 03, 2017, 21:40 PM IST

Bengal batsman Pankaj Shaw smashes 413 not out; hits 44 fours, 23 sixes en route

On Christmas, Pankaj amassed a record 413 not out in the three-day Cricket Association of Bengal First Division tournament in Kolkata on Sunday.

Dec 26, 2016, 11:44 AM IST