Sanjay Patel

N Srinivasan summons select units on Feb 5, Anurag Thakur not intimated

Barred by the Supreme Court to contest the elections, BCCI’s president-in-exile N Srinivasan has called an informal meeting in Chennai on Thursday for some of the affiliated units to decide his future course of action. “Srinivasan has called a meeting in Chennai on February 5 which can be called a core committee meeting of the closest associates. Obviously, the date of the AGM and future course of action will be

Fans urge Mahendra Singh Dhoni to reconsider decision to retire

Fans of Indian cricket team captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni took to streets in Ranchi and Vadodara yesterday to urge him to reconsider his decision to retire from Test cricket. ” Mahendra Singh Dhoni is not only Jharkhand’s, but also India’s pride. The players of the Jharkhand State Disabled Cricket Association and other people here are demanding that he change his decision. It is difficult to even think of cricket without him,” said Hiten Bharadwaj

Former India captain Dilip Vengsarkar to be honoured

Former India captain Dilip Vengsarkar will be the recipient of the Col. C.K. Nayudu Lifetime Achievement award this year, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) announced on Tuesday. Bhuvneshwar Kumar has been adjudged the best international cricketer for India for the 2013-14 season. The eighth annual BCCI Awards Ceremony will be held at the Seaside Lawns, Taj Land’s End, Bandra, Mumbai, on Friday, prior to the Indian

N Srinivasan is not a tainted person: BCCI

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) deliberated and exonerated its former president N Srinivasan of all charges in a meeting on Tuesday, adding that it will support Indian Premier League (IPL) chief operating officer (COO) Sundar Raman in court. “The meeting went very well. Considering Srinivasan’s issue, after reading the Supreme Court’s report and after discussing with our lawyers, we have decided that Srinivasan is not a

Sachin Tendulkar announces retirement from cricket

Sachin Tendulkar today announced his decision to retire from Test cricket after playing his landmark 200th match against the West Indies next month, bringing an end to the intense speculation about his future. The 40-year-old Tendulkar, who has not been in the best of form in recent times, has informed the BCCI about his decision to quit Test cricket after a glorious career spanning 24 years. “All my life, I