Board of Control For Cricket in India

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.

May 05, 2021 16:05
MUMBAI: After the 2021 Indian Premier League was suspended indefinitely on Tuesday, Board of Control for Cricket in India vice president Rajeev Shukla insists that the tournament is not cancelled.
May 04, 2021 09:05
BENGALURU: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has reportedly granted No-Objection Certificates (NOCs) to four of its women players to feature in the inaugural season of The Hundred.  BCCI has already sent the NOCs to the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) and the official announcement regarding the Indian contingent is likely to made by The Hundred teams soon, ESPNcricinfo reports.
Apr 29, 2021 20:04
MUMBAI: Close on the heels of the Board of Control for Cricket in India taking the "tone deaf" decision to grant permission to four of its affiliate associations - Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Mumbai and Saurashtra - to host their intra-state T20 leagues immediately after the conclusion of the Indian Premier League on May 30, said associations have reportedly seen the "writing on the wall".
Apr 29, 2021 03:04
MUMBAI: Even as the Board of Control for Cricket in India is coming under increasing attack for allowing the Indian Premier League to go ahead in the middle of a catastrophic pandemic, the BCCI has reportedly granted permission to four of its affiliate associations - Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Mumbai and Saurashtra - to host their intra-state T20 leagues immediately after the conclusion of the Indian Premier League on May 30.
Apr 21, 2021 20:04
MUMBAI: A day after Britain and the United States imposed its strictest travel curbs on India after an explosion of coronavirus cases, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) sent its list of nine venues selected to the ICC for hosting the 2021 Men’s T20 World Cup.
Apr 16, 2021 16:04
MUMBAI: The Board of Control for Cricket in India on Thursday announced the Annual Player Contracts for Team India (Senior Men) for the period from October 2020 to September 2021.  The payment structures are as under:   Grade A+ (Rs 70m)  Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma, Jasprit Bumrah
Apr 13, 2021 19:04
MUMBAI: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Tuesday invited applications for the women’s team head coach’s job.  Current coach WV Raman’s contract had expired last October but the former India cricketer was asked to continue till the recently concluded home series against South Africa, Sportstar reports.
Apr 08, 2021 20:04
MUMBAI: The Board of Control for Cricket in India has extended, for one more season (at least?), the production contract for the Indian Premier League, the three-year rights for which were held by Star India, that had expired with the 2020 edition of the IPL.  The BCCI extended the Star deal by a year "for want of time", Cricbuzz reports.
Apr 07, 2021 19:04
MUMBAI: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is reportedly set to host its seventh Apex Council meeting on April 16.  The major points on the agenda for the meeting are the ICC T20 World Cup in India, the inclusion of cricket in the 2028 Los Angeles Olympics, FTP for international women’s cricket, domestic season, among others.
Apr 05, 2021 20:04
MUMBAI: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Monday appointed former Gujarat DGP Shabir Hussein Shekhadam Khandwawala as the head of its Anti-Corruption Unit. Khandwawala replaces Ajit Singh, former DGP of Rajasthan, whose tenure ended on March 31. Singh has been a part of the Indian cricket board's ACU since April 2018.