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Niranjan Shah

India vs Pakistan? Former BCCI secretary urges CoA to call urgent special general meeting

Shah further drew attention towards the worsening relationship between the two countries, insisting at the same time that the final decision would ultimately rest with the government. 

Feb 20, 2019, 11:54 AM IST

NCA chief Niranjan Shah accuses CoA of usurping BCCI administration

Disappointed by the development, Niranjan Shah wrote a letter to the BCCI and CoA, accusing them of intentionally avoiding calling him for NCA meetings.

Dec 20, 2017, 20:16 PM IST

BCCI SGM: Majority wants partial adoption with Supreme Court hearing on August 18 in mind

Despite the Supreme Court barring disqualified officials like N Srinivasan and Niranjan Shah, some of their confidantes may threaten to once again play spoilsport although they may just be very small in number.

Jul 25, 2017, 18:57 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

Supreme Court issues notice to N Srinivasan, Niranjan Shah for attending BCCI SGM

This new development comes after the apex court appointed Committee of Administrators (CoA), in a scathing status report, described the duo of Srinivasan and Shah as "disqualified office bearers with vested interest", who are still trying to stall implementation of Lodha reforms.

Jul 14, 2017, 17:07 PM IST

BCCI wants demarcation in roles of secretary and CEO

Three other points are 'One State One Vote', Cooling off period of three years after every tenure and also doing away with 'Cooling off period' for Apex Council members (as and when Lodha Reforms are implemented).

Jul 08, 2017, 20:52 PM IST

If Indian President can be over 70, why can't we be in BCCI? Asks Niranjan Shah

Saurashtra strongman Shah is in the Sourav Ganguly-led Special Panel even though the Lodha recommendations render him ineligible to be a state or BCCI administrator on all counts.

Jun 29, 2017, 14:45 PM IST

BCCI includes 70-plus Niranjan Shah in committee on Lodha reforms

The committee led by Rajeev Shukla also has Sourav Ganguly, Naba Bhattacharjee, TC Matthew, Amitabh Chaudhary, Aniruddh Chaudhry, Jay Shah as the other members.

Jun 28, 2017, 21:48 PM IST

Former selector Niranjan Shah's son Jaydev becomes first captain to play Ranji Trophy 100 matches

Under Jaydev's leadership, Saurashtra reached Ranji finals in 2012-13 and 2015-16.

Nov 24, 2016, 23:34 PM IST

Gujarat Lions vs Royal Challengers Bangalore: Ahead of IPL match, officials foil attempt to damage Rajkot pitch

Luckily, any damage to the pitch was prevented as officials spotted them in time and took necessary action.

Apr 24, 2016, 12:19 PM IST

Justice Lodha Commission: BCCI raises objections before Supreme Court

The BCCI isn't the only association to object after claiming that other state cricket bodies have also raised their suggestions against Lodha Committee.

Mar 02, 2016, 10:35 AM IST

IPL spot-fixing: BCCI to decide on Ajit Chandila, Hiken Shah's fate today

BCCI's three-member panel, headed by president Shashank Manohar, also comprising Jyotiraditya Scindia and Niranjan Shah, will announce their final verdict today.

Jan 18, 2016, 09:15 AM IST

Fate of Ajit Chandila, Hiken Shah to be decided on Monday

The three-man panel is expected to pronounce a decision on former Pakistan umpire Asad Rauf.

Jan 17, 2016, 15:17 PM IST

BCCI decision on Ajit Chandila, Hiken Shah today

Chandila was arrested by the police for trying to spot-fix IPL games in 2013.

Jan 04, 2016, 15:59 PM IST

Reverse bidding: Read how BCCI got richer by over 300 crores through this unique process!

The BCCI is all set to get some mega bucks of approximately Rs 332 crores for two years after the Indian Premier League served as a source for this feature.

Dec 10, 2015, 18:49 PM IST

BCCI stand to gain Rs 332 cr in 2 years: Niranjan Shah

BCCI senior official Niranjan Shah was ecstatic that Rajkot has an IPL team and how BCCI will be richer after this deal.

Dec 08, 2015, 14:36 PM IST

SCA welcomes decision to make Rajkot stadium as Test centre

"It's indeed a proud moment for SCA and cricket lovers of Saurashtra that BCCI has considered Rajkot as Test centre," SCA media manager Himanshu Shah said.

Nov 09, 2015, 15:36 PM IST

Saurashtra Cricket Association slams Sunil Gavaskar over Ranji pitch fiasco

Gavaskar had criticised Saurashtra's home pitches, which have produced two-day results in the ongoing Ranji season.

Oct 29, 2015, 21:27 PM IST

India vs South Africa: Rajkot stadium fortified amid protest threat by Patels at ODI; Section 144​ imposed

The Rajkot stadium was fortified and the city secured with large deployment to ensure smooth conduct of the third ODI cricket match between India and South Africa as Patel quota agitation leader Hardik Patel emphasised visiting the venue to hold protests to push their demand for reservation.

Oct 17, 2015, 23:06 PM IST

Rajkot ODI: BJP members buy 20,000 tickets, to wear Modi T-shirts

Build up to the third ODI between India and South Africa has been dominated by news of Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti (PAAS) chief Hardik Patel's threat to disrupt match.

Oct 17, 2015, 10:47 AM IST