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India vs West Indies: Bowling depth gives India an edge

June 10, 2019 5:10 pm

Talent at team’s disposal, including a Chinaman bowler and left-arm pacer, makes the unit well rounded.

Bhuvneshwar Kumar paid Rs 3.7 crore, Virat Kohli Rs 1.2 crore by BCCI in August

September 13, 2018 5:58 pm

Ravi Shastri, who has been under the radar of former cricketers for the team's underperformance in England, has been given an advance payment of Rs 2.05 crores.

BCCI panel: Why does list contain names of people over age of 70? SC asks amicus curiae

January 20, 2017 3:35 pm

The Supreme Court-appointed Lodha Committee had earlier issued guidelines, suggesting that the panel of administrators should not be over the age of 70.

Did sacked Ajay Shirke call up ECB expressing 'concerns' about England tour?

January 12, 2017 10:59 am

On January 2, the apex court had removed Ajay Shirke and BCCI president Anurag Thakur from their respective posts.

Anurag Thakur sacked, Supreme Court to constitute new BCCI board

January 02, 2017 11:58 am

Supreme Court will also replace the top brass of BCCI with a panel of administrators.

No service tax paid, no balance sheet, BCCI units in mess before Supreme Court D-Day

June 14, 2016 4:22 am

Racing against time to get their books in order before SC's order on reforms recommended by Justice R M Lodha, the Indian board has its hands full.

Eden Gardens set to host India's first pink ball match

June 07, 2016 2:12 am

The BCCI technical committee has already put forward the proposal to play the Duleep Trophy matches in the coming season with under lights.

BCCI to develop green stadia under Go Green initiative, says Anurag Thakur

May 30, 2016 5:51 pm

Anurag Thakure also said that BCCI has earmarked Rs 100 crore for 'Go Green' initiative and looking forward to convert existing stadia into green stadia.

BCCI president Anurag Thakur promises Rs 5 crore for deaf cricketers

May 26, 2016 6:15 pm

Deaf Cricket Society (DCS) officials met Anurag Thakur and congratulated him for becoming the president of BCCI.

First day, first problem: Issues raised over BCCI CEO Rahul Johri’s job profile

May 23, 2016 1:00 am

As per BCCI constitution, the board secretary acts as CEO, and he represents BCCI in the ICCin the Chief Executive Committee meetings.


Anurag Thakur replaces Shashank Manohar as BCCI president

May 22, 2016 3:50 pm

BJP MP Anurag Thakur has been elected unopposed as the new president of the Board of Control for Cricket in India.


Sports should be free from political prejudice: BCCI secretary

March 01, 2016 8:38 am

New Delhi, Mar 01 (ANI): Speaking on the Himachal Government’s demand for a change in venue of the match between India and Pakistan in the T20 World Cup, Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) secretary Anurag Thakur on Tuesday said sports should be free from every political prejudice. Thakur said the venues of the T20 World Cup matches were decided one year in advance, adding that there is no point of raising an objection now. He emphasised that showing the disability to organise the match between the two nations will definitely tarnish the image of India.

Would like to finish tour strongly: Virat Kohli

January 22, 2016 12:06 pm

Sydney, Jan 22 (ANI): The Indian Cricket team is trailing behind in the five-match ODI series by 4-0, but vice-captain Virat Kohli is optimistic about the remaining matches. Addressing a press conference in Sydney on Friday, Kohli said the team has played competitive cricket so far, but has not been able to capitalise important moments. Giving credit to Australia, Kohli added that international cricket is all about capitalising key moments, which the hosts have done better. Kohli became the fastest batsman in the world to reach 7,000 ODI runs. He achieved the mark in 161 innings beating AB de Villiers’ 166 innings. When asked about this, Kohli said that he doesn’t pay attention to statistics.