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.

Jul 21, 2017 17:07
MUMBAI: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Friday made available for purchase the Indian Premier League Media Rights ITT (2018-2022). Both television and digital media rights to the league are up for grabs. The last date for purchasing bid documents is 24 August. Bids will be opened on 28 August and the result will be announced the same day, the BCCI has confirmed.
Jul 21, 2017 12:07
MUMBAI: Financial services firm Deloitte has stated that when computing share of revenues for players from income generated by Board of Control for Cricket in India, P&L's from the BCCI's cash cow - Indian Premier League — cannot be included.
Jun 23, 2017 17:06
LONDON: "You gave a little, you take a little." The Board of Control for Cricket in India's decision to play ball with the International Cricket Council on a revised revenue share model has closed the loop on what has been an long festering irritant - the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed with its Pakistani counterparts during N Srinivasan’s tenure in 2014.
Jun 23, 2017 16:06
LONDON: Afghanistan and Ireland were Thursday confirmed as full members of the International Cricket Council (ICC) after a unanimous vote at the ICC full council meeting at the Oval. Both will now be eligible to play Test cricket following a membership committee recommendation that the respective full member applications from each met the newly approved membership criteria and should be put forward for approval.
Jun 22, 2017 18:06
LONDON: After months of negotiations, the Board of Control for Cricket in India has agreed terms on a revised revenue share model from the International Cricket Council that was inked at the ICC's ongoing Annual Conference Week here Thursday. It was agreed during the conference that the BCCI would be getting $405 million, $266 million more than England, which will take home $139 million.
Jun 22, 2017 17:06
MUMBAI: Dubai businessman Ajay Sethi, who this week bought the Port Elizabeth franchise in Cricket South Africa's upcoming T20 Global League, has expressed an interest in buying into an Indian Premier League team. Speaking to Arabian Business, Channel2 Corporation Group chairman Sethi revealed he is looking at buying a stake in one of the IPL teams.
Jun 03, 2017 14:06
THE DELHI High Court matter between Star India Pvt. Ltd.
Jun 03, 2017 14:06
THERE was not a single dry eye at the Wankhede Stadium that day. Millions across the nation paused, at that very off beat non-prime time slot, and perked up their ears to listen to what the little man was saying.
Jun 03, 2017 14:06
INDIAN Premier League COO Sundar Raman and BCCI supremo N Srinivasan may be under pressure from the Supreme Court and the media, but they are certainly not curtailing on any of their strategic plans.
Jun 03, 2017 14:06
THE HANGOVER OF THE IPL still lingers over the working day of corporate India. It leaves footprints on the psyche of modern-day white-collar managers, seeking to infuse a sense of dynamism in their own lives.