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Sachin Tendulkar, VVS Laxman summoned by BCCI Ombudsman on May 14

It is learnt that the complainant Sanjeev Gupta of Madhya Pradesh Cricket Association (MPCA) and BCCI CEO Rahul Johri have also been summoned for deposition by Justice Jain.

May 07, 2019, 00:32 AM IST

Amitabh Choudhary washes his hands off BCCI's letter to ICC on India-Pak clash

The letter to the ICC about severing ties with countries which harbour terror was framed by BCCI CEO Rahul Johri in consultation with the Committee of Administrators (CoA).

Mar 04, 2019, 15:56 PM IST

BCCI raises security concern for the World Cup, ICC assures all issues will be addressed

At the ICC's CEC meeting, BCCI CEO Rahul Johri expressed India's concerns about the security of its players in the world-cup which is scheduled to start on May 30.

Feb 27, 2019, 12:48 PM IST

Sexist comments row: BCCI CEO Rahul Johri hears Hardik Pandya, KL Rahul's statements

The two players had spoken about hooking up with multiple women and being casual about it even with their parents on 'Koffee with Karan', triggering an online storm.

Jan 15, 2019, 20:12 PM IST

Last six weeks toughest of my life, says BCCI CEO Rahul Johri after resuming office

The BCCI CEO said that even his family was a part of his "defence team" as he prepared for his deposition before the probe panel.

Nov 21, 2018, 19:35 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

BCCI probe panel dismisses sexual harassment charges against CEO Rahul Johri

According to news agency PTI, the same was confirmed by a senior official of the BCCI.

Nov 21, 2018, 17:07 PM IST

Johri case: CoA members, BCCI treasurer, Verma depose before probe panel

However, what has surprised a section in the BCCI is that Rai and Edulji deposed before the panel and on November 15, the same panel will submit the report to the duo.

Nov 12, 2018, 22:23 PM IST

BCCI treasurer Anirudh Chaudhry ready to assist probe panel

The three-member probe panel had given a deadline of November 9 for anyone wanting to assist the committee in the probe against Johri to email them.

Nov 12, 2018, 00:12 AM 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

Amitabh Choudhary not substituting Rahul Johri for ICC meeting, BCCI clarifies

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), on Thursday, clarified that acting secretary Amitabh Choudhary is not a substitute of Rahul Johri.

Oct 18, 2018, 17:35 PM IST

#MeToo: BCCI asks CEO Rahul Johri to submit explanation over sexual assault allegations made against him

Johri has been accused of sexual assault by a female author in the latest case of the #MeToo movement in cricket.

Oct 13, 2018, 18:03 PM IST

BCCI CEO Rahul Johri, acting secretary Amitabh Chaudhary spar over emails on e-auction process

In another communication, he also questioned Johri whether the new process allowed BCCI to "squeeze in a series or two" or "ensure premium value" when India plays against top Test playing nations.

Mar 27, 2018, 20:55 PM IST

Sourav Ganguly wants more hike in match fees of domestic cricketers

The left-handed batsman was speaking after BCCI CEO Rahul Johri said that the focus of the contracts was domestic cricketers.

Mar 10, 2018, 21:58 PM IST

PKL's Ipsona Dasgupta, BCCI CEO Rahul Johri among top 10 Sports Business Executive of Year

Johri was also credited with anchoring IPL title sponsorship rights for USD 340 million.

Dec 06, 2017, 13:00 PM IST

Anushka, Varun to Rahane: Meet the latest celebs to join PM Modi's brigade

There have been several well known faces, including actors and cricketers, who have joined the Swachhata Hi Seva movement since the time it was launched in 2014.

Sep 23, 2017, 12:58 PM IST

Star India bags IPL media rights with Rs 16347 crore bid for next 5 years

Star India wins broadcasting rights for IPL for next 5 years.

Sep 04, 2017, 12:03 PM IST

CoA seeks Supreme Court's directive for removal of current BCCI office bearers

CoA said that SC order was deliberately misconstrued by BCCI office-bearers to oust Johri from July 26th SGM.

Aug 16, 2017, 16:18 PM IST

Lalit Modi bids adieu to 'cricket administration; urges BCCI to release funds due to RCA

It was back in 2010 that the creator of IPL left the country on grounds of allegations about tax evasions and money laundering. BCCI had since then suspended the 50-year-old on the basis of 22 charges against Modi which resulted in him shifting to London and fighting the charges from there. Finally, in 2013, he was found guilty. 

Aug 12, 2017, 11:22 AM IST

CEO Rahul Johri not allowed to attend BCCI SGM

It was learnt that Johri was told by Amitabh Choudhary that he along with all other BCCI employees should leave the meeting premises as SC order of July 24 states that only office-bearers should be attending the meeting.

Jul 26, 2017, 22:13 PM IST