Saturday, 27 November 2021

Tag Archives: BCCI

England’s Limited-Overs Trip To India Postponed

LONDON: England’s short tour to India, for a limited-overs series during September-October, has been postponed. Instead, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) and England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) are discussing the possibility of a full tour, covering all three formats, in early 2021. The BCCI took the ...

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VIVO pulls out as IPL 2020 title sponsor

NEW DELHI: The BCCI had announced that all sponsors were being retained, but VIVO pulled out following criticism on social media in the backdrop of the clashes between Indian and Chinese troops in Ladakh in June VIVO has pulled out as the title sponsor of the Indian Premier League (IPL) ...

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Shoaib Akhtar takes a dig at BCCI, CA and ICC

LONDON: Former Pakistan pacer Shoaib Akhtar lashed out at the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) and Cricket Australia (CA) as he fumed about economic inequality in cricket. Talking on a YouTube chat show, Shoaib Akhtar alleged that CA let incidents like the infamous Monkeygate controversy pass due ...

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PCB rejects BCCI’s suggestion to postpone PSL for Asia Cup

DUBAI: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has clarified that it will not be postponing the Pakistan Super League (PSL) 6 in a bid to host 2020 Asia Cup next year. An official from the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) had recently suggested that the PCB postpones it’s ...

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Injured Shikhar Dhawan to miss West Indies ODIs

MUMBAI: India’s opening batsman Shikhar Dhawan needs more time to recover from a knee injury and will miss the three-match one-day international series against West Indies, the country’s cricket board (BCCI) said. The left-hander suffered a deep cut on his left knee during a domestic game and had already been ...

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Ganguly wants India to play pink-ball Tests in every series

NEW DELHI: Indian cricket board chief Sourav Ganguly believes pink-ball Tests are here to stay and wants the team under Virat Kohli to play at least one such match in every series. India became the last major cricket nation to embrace day-night Tests when they hosted neighbours Bangladesh in front ...

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Ex-captain Sourav Ganguly appointed BCCI president

MUMBAI: Former captain Sourav Ganguly was unanimously elected on Wednesday as president of India’s troubled cricket board, the sport’s most powerful body. Cricket’s massive popularity in India has helped the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) become by far the wealthiest of all of the sport’s national boards, ...

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Ganguly poised to become cricket board chief

MUMBAI: Former India captain Sourav Ganguly is poised to take over as the president of the country s cricket board as nominations closed Monday for elections to the sport s wealthiest and most powerful body. Ganguly, 47, was the only candidate to file his nomination for the top post after ...

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BCCI deny providing No Objection Certificate to Harbhajan Singh

MUMBAI: Reports have emerged that former India cricketer Harbhajan Singh had been named in the player draft for the inaugural The Hundred tournament, but the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has denied providing the No Objection Certificate. According to ESPNCricinfo, the 39-year-old was the lone Indian in ...

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Asia Cup: PCB sets deadline for India to confirm participation

LAHORE: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Wasim Khan has said that the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has until June, 2020 to confirm participation in the Pakistan-hosted Asia Cup. The tournament is scheduled to take place in September next year. According to details, ...

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