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.

Sep 29, 2022 17:09
DUBAI: The International Cricket Council released its next Invitation To Tender (ITT) for media rights for the USA, Australia, Caribbean and Canada markets on Thursday. Following the successful conclusion of the Indian market media rights tender, the ICC is starting the next phase of its media sales process across targeted markets, including the USA.
Sep 29, 2022 16:09
MUMBAI: Avās Living, a luxury residential community in Alibaugh founded by entrepreneur Aditya Kilachand, has roped in former captain of the Indian cricket team Virat Kohli to their client roster. “Choosing Avas Living as his preferred abode, Virat is working closely with the team at Avas to build his bespoke dream home, which will be a combination of technology, luxury and sustainability,” the company stated.
Sep 29, 2022 15:09
JODHPUR: The final match of Legends League Cricket 2022, which is being held in India for the first time, will be played at the Sawai Mansingh Stadium in Jaipur on October 5.
Sep 29, 2022 15:09
MELBOURNE: The Big Bash League has confirmed the long-awaited introduction of a Decision Review System (DRS) for both the men's and women's competitions for the 2022-23 season. The league Thursday announced the system will be implemented in all KFC BBL|12 matches and the 24 Weber WBBL|08 matches shown on both Seven and Foxtel, including finals.
Sep 29, 2022 15:09
MELBOURNE: Cricket Australia Thursday announced a new product partnership with str8bat cricket bat sensor. str8bat is a new device that allows everyone from juniors learning the game to elite players honing their techniques to analyse their batting in real time.
Sep 29, 2022 15:09
Virat Kohli ranks among the top three highest earning global sports stars on Instagram in 2022, according to the Hopper HQ Social Rich List for 2022.
Sep 28, 2022 20:09
Cricket South Africa (CSA), which has released its invitation to tender (ITT) for India territory media rights across all formats, is reportedly seeking $7 million per game where the Indian team is playing and $240,000 per match for all international fixtures. The $240,000 per match figure also applies to CSA's upcoming SA20 League, Cricbuzz reports. 
Sep 28, 2022 19:09
Talk about pointless offers. If indeed one was made in the first place. Which SportzPower seriously doubts. The England & Wales Cricket Board has reportedly offered to host a men's cricket Test between Pakistan and India.
Sep 26, 2022 18:09
MUMBAI: The results of what is expected to be no contest elections at the Board of Control for Cricket in India will be declared in Mumbai on October 18, the day of the BCCI's annual general meeting (AGM). Key office bearers of the most powerful sporting body in the country for the next three years, president and secretary in particular, will be declared on that day.
Sep 26, 2022 15:09
MUMBAI: Lux Industries Limited has roped in former Indian cricket team captain and current BCCI president Sourav Ganguly as brand ambassador of its innerwear brand Lux Cozi.  Ganguly joins Varun Dhawan as brand ambassador of Lux Cozi.  The brand has also released a new television commercial film featuring Sourav Ganguly - #PorleEMonKhushi