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BCCI CEO has his way as CFO will earn more than IPL COO

A senior board official said that it was indeed sad and the message being passed is that competence no longer guarantees reward when it comes to the BCCI under the CoA.

Aug 06, 2019, 15:49 PM IST

New panel to be formed for appointment of Indian cricket team's head coach

The new CAC will be monitored by the COA and will appoint the new head coach of the Indian Cricket team.

Jul 18, 2019, 11:44 AM IST

IPL awards fiasco: Angry Diana Edulji hits out at BCCI acting president

What seemed to have irked Edulji is that Khanna presented a two-year-old email from acting secretary Amitabh Chaudhary where the former IPS officer had also written in favour of the convention being followed.

May 16, 2019, 17:15 PM IST

BCCI Ombudsman to review WV Raman's appointment as women's team coach

Former India opener Raman was appointed in December following a selection process conducted by an ad-hoc panel comprising former captain Kapil Dev, Anshuman Gaekwad and Shantha Rangaswamy. 

Apr 27, 2019, 18:46 PM IST

IPL opening ceremony funds to be donated to CRPF, Armed Forces

A sum of Rs 11 crore would be contributed to the Indian Army, Rs 7 crore to the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) and Rs 1 crore each to the Navy and Air Force, respectively. 

Mar 23, 2019, 17:41 PM IST

SC displeased over 'public sparring' between BCCI's CoA chief Vinod Rai, Diana Edulji

Earlier, the CoA had four members and after the resignation of historian Ramchandra Guha and banker Bikram Limaye, only two members are now left in the CoA.

Feb 21, 2019, 15:34 PM IST

BCCI announces cash reward of Rs 20 lakh each for selectors

Following the Indian men’s cricket team historic Test series win in Australia, the team also captured their first-ever bilateral ODI series win Down Under by 2-1. 

Jan 22, 2019, 15:07 PM IST

I have moved on, says Mithali Raj on spat with Ramesh Powar and Diana Edulji

Asserting that her dispute with former coach Ramesh Powar and Committee of Administrators (CoA) member Diana Edulji is a thing of past, Indian women's ODI captain Mithali Raj said on Tuesday that cricket has helped her deal with the adversities of life.

Jan 22, 2019, 14:51 PM IST

CoA chief Vinod Rai wants 'quick inquiry' into Hardik Pandya-KL Rahul sexism row

The two-member CoA is yet again divided and this time on how the inquiry into Hardik Pandiya and KL Rahul controversy should be conducted. 

Jan 12, 2019, 15:57 PM IST

Diana Edulji recommends 'suspension pending inquiry' against Hardik Pandya, KL Rahul

Edulji had initially suggested a two-match suspension for the duo but referred the matter to the legal cell after CoA chief Vinod Rai agreed with her and recommended the same.

Jan 11, 2019, 13:31 PM IST

Diana Edulji calls women's coach-appointment process "unconstitutional"

 Former Indian batsman W V Raman was chosen over celebrated South African Gary Kirsten for the role of the India's women's cricket team coach.

Dec 21, 2018, 16:47 PM IST

Virat Kohli behind Anil Kumble's exit as India coach, claims Diana Edulji

Kumble's one-year term as the head coach of the Indian men's cricket team came to a controversial end following the side's shocking 180-run defeat against Pakistan in the Champions Trophy final at the Oval on June 18, 2017.

Dec 14, 2018, 12:07 PM IST

Mithali Raj accuses coach Ramesh Powar of humiliating her, CoA's Diana Edulji of bias

An in-form Mithali Raj was benched for the semi-final clash against England in the T20 World Cup. The team eventually lost the match by eight wickets.

Nov 27, 2018, 16:14 PM IST

Rahul Johri not fit to be BCCI CEO, maintains COA member Diana Edulji

The former India captain had been against the very formation of the probe committee, insisting that the allegations should have been enough ground to sack Johri.

Nov 21, 2018, 19:29 PM IST

Committee of Administrators's decision to stall SGM is to keep lid on opaque decisions: Amitabh Chaudhary

 Taking strong exception to Committee of Administrators's (CoA) decision to stall BCCI's Special General Meeting (SGM) on June 22, acting secretary Amitabh Chaudhary has accused Vinod Rai and Diana Edulji of "trying to prevent the General Body from discussing the decisions taken opaquely and without any authority".

Jun 03, 2018, 14:53 PM IST

Despite lukewarm response for women's T20, Diana Edulji promises more for next IPL

The experimental women's T20 ahead of IPL play-offs did not attract a sizeable crowd but CoA member Diana Edulji insists the one-off game was a positive step and will lead to "something substantial" next season.

May 28, 2018, 19:53 PM IST

BCCI recommends Diana Edulji for Lifetime Award, she declines

The BCCI on Saturday recommended former Indian women's team captain Diana Edulji for the prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award, an honour she declined citing her current role in the board as a Supreme Court-appointed CoA member.

Apr 28, 2018, 22:14 PM IST

Diana Edulji recommended for BCCI Lifetime Achievement Award

A three-man BCCI panel has recommended former India women's team captain and current CoA member, Diana Edulji, for the prestigious CK Nayudu Lifetime Achievement Award.

Apr 28, 2018, 19:12 PM IST

The N Srinivasan faction raises 10-point objections, secretary Amitabh Chaudhary skips meeting

Disgruntled members of the BCCI comprising a few disqualified and several current state unit officials on Saturday came together under the leadership of former president N Srinivasan to launch a 10-point salvo against the Committee of Administrators (CoA).

Mar 24, 2018, 21:38 PM IST

Not kept in the loop, won't sign central contracts: BCCI acting secretary Amitabh Choudhary

BCCI acting secretary Amitabh Choudhary Thursday questioned the process followed for awarding central contracts to international and domestic cricketers, saying none of the office-bearers was kept in the loop on the matter.

Mar 08, 2018, 19:38 PM IST