Cricket

NEW DELHI: The most powerful cricket body in the world has yet again been forced to eat humble pie after falling at the wrong end of the stick on the legal front. Needless to say, it is a seriously expensive pie. 

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is reportedly ready to cough up compensation of over Rs8 billion to IPL franchise Kochi Tuskers Kerala for terminating its contract in 2011, a massive mark-up on the Rs3 billion the team's promoters were initially willing to settle for.

Mar 17, 2021 18:03
MUMBAI: NeoGrowth Credit Pvt. Ltd., an SME lending player, Wednesday announced that the company has signed up Ajinkya Rahane, vice-captain of the Indian cricket Test team, as its brand ambassador.
Mar 17, 2021 18:03
MUMBAI: Myprotein, which lays claim to being Europe's No.1 sports nutrition brand, has announced the signing of cricketer Shreyas Iyer as brand ambassador, ahead of the 14th season of the Indian Premiere League. 
Mar 17, 2021 18:03
MUMBAI: Close on the heels of the Board of Control for Cricket in India shutting its doors on fans in the ongoing T20I series between India and England, the BCCI has decided to suspend all age-group competitions like the upcoming Vinoo Mankad Trophy.  The decision would be reviewed after the end of IPL 2021, BCCI secretary Jay Shah informed in a letter to all affiliate associations, accessed by ANI. 
Mar 17, 2021 18:03
MUMBAI: Off-highway tire major Balkrishna Industries Ltd. (BKT Tires), on Wednesday announced that it has inked sponsorship agreements with seven franchises for the upcoming season of the Indian Premier League.
Mar 17, 2021 13:03
MUMBAI: Reliance Entertainment, Phantom Films and Mahesh Bhupathi’s Swag Fashion have come together to create a fashion and lifestyle brand inspired by the film ‘83’.   The brand will offer cricket themed merchandise inspired by the Indian team's victory in the 1983 World Cup.
Mar 16, 2021 18:03
MUMBAI: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) invites bids to provide services in relation to the design, hosting and maintenance of the digital properties of BCCI through a tender process. 
Mar 16, 2021 18:03
AHMEDABAD: The final three T20Is between India and England will be played behind closed doors, Indian cricket board announced on Monday. 
Mar 16, 2021 13:03
MUMBAI: The Indian Premier League governing council Tuesday announced digital brokerage firm Upstox as the fifth official partner for the IPL, which will begin on April 9th.  This will be a multi-year partnership, the IPL GC confirmed.  It bears noting that Upstox has already taken a position on the IPL, signing up with Disney+ Hotstar, the IPL's official streaming partner, as a "co-powered by" sponsor.
Mar 15, 2021 18:03
MUMBAI: The BCCI has decided to add to new franchises to the Indian Premier League from the 2022 season, the auction for which will be held in May.  BCCI president Sourav Ganguly, secretary Jay Shah and other board members reportedly held a meeting on Saturday to chart out a plan of action for the new teams. 
Mar 15, 2021 17:03
DUBAI: The International Cricket Council (ICC) has issued an Invitation to Tender (ITT) for clothing at upcoming ICC events. The ICC requires a workforce, match officials & matchday clothing provider who will be responsible for providing clothing and apparel requirements at its events across the world.