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.

Oct 13, 2022 18:10
MUMBAI: With the Indian cricket board looking at March 2023 as the tentative time frame for the inaugural edition of the Women’s Indian Premier League (WIPL), the BCCI is reportedly planning for five franchises contesting in a 20-game debut season.  Cricbuzz reports that a final decision regarding the same will be taken after the new board takes over early next week. 
Sep 19, 2022 09:09
MUMBAI: The Board of Control for Cricket in India on Sumday unveiled Team India's new jersey for both its men's and women's teams ahead of the upcoming ICC T20 World Cup 2022.  The Men in Blue will also don the same jersey during the World Cup lead-up T20I home clashes against Australia and South Africa. 
Sep 15, 2022 07:09
NEW DELHI: Acting on expected lines, the Supreme Court on Wednesday accepted the proposed changes to the Board of Control for Cricket in India's constitution, which will allow current BCCI secretary Jay Shah and its president Sourav Ganguly to get an extension to their respective terms. 
Sep 06, 2022 19:09
MUMBAI: Kolkata and Ahmedabad will host the knockout stages of Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy (SMAT) and Vijay Hazare Trophy, respectively, while two Irani Cup ties will be conducted over the next months, the BCCI has confirmed. The BCCI is conducting a full-fledged domestic season for the first time since 2020.
Aug 16, 2022 17:08
Amitabh Choudhary, former BCCI acting secretary, a veteran administrator and a distinguished IPS officer, died of a heart attack in Ranchi on Tuesday morning. He was 62. Choudhary, an IIT Kharagpur alumni, is credited for transforming the cricketing landscape in Jharkhand and building the infrastructure to boost grassroots cricket in the state. 
Aug 13, 2022 14:08
MUMBAI: The BCCI has reportedly earmarked a March 2023 window to launch its women's IPL and is expected to discuss modalities at the annual general meeting of the Indian cricket board in September.  Much of the planning around the tournament will be around the sale of media rights, ESPNcricinfo reports.
Aug 09, 2022 17:08
MUMBAI: Indian cricket's serial conflict-of-interest petitioner has taken aim yet again. This time at Nita Ambani, owner of Indian Premier League franchise Mumbai Indians.  BCCI ethics officer Vineet Saran has asked Ambani, also a Reliance Industries Ltd director, to respond to a conflict-of-interest complaint made by former Madhya Pradesh Cricket Association (MPCA) member Sanjeev Gupta. 
Aug 09, 2022 13:08
MUMBAI: The Board of Control for Cricket in India has reportedly declined a request from the Cricket Association of Bengal to allow its senior men’s team to take part next month in a Twenty20 tournament in Namibia. 
Aug 04, 2022 16:08
MUMBAI: The BCCI Thursday announced the schedule for the upcoming Australia and South Africa tours to India.  India’s international home season 2022-23 will commence with a three-match T20I series against Australia in September and will be followed by a three-match T20I and ODI series against South Africa. 
Aug 01, 2022 14:08
MUMBAI: India A cricket will reportedly be back on the calendar as the BCCI is in talks with New Zealand Cricket (NZC) to host a full-fledged series at home beginning September 3.