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.

Jan 20, 2022 18:01
MUMBAI: The Board of Control for Cricket in India’s (BCCI) Tours and Fixtures Committee has recommended that the three-match ODI series and the upcoming three-match T20I series between India and West Indies be played in Ahmedabad and Kolkata.
Jan 13, 2022 20:01
MUMBAI: With India’s Covid-19 curve showing an alarming upswing, the BCCI has reportedly put in place a contingency plan of moving the upcoming Season 15 of the newly expanded 10-team Indian Premier League to South Africa, which had once hosted the IPL in 2009.  The BCCI is also exploring the Sri Lanka option as it puts on paper its pandemic-time Plan B, Indian Express reports.
Jan 12, 2022 20:01
MUMBAI: That the the transfer of title sponsorship rights for the Indian Premier League for the next two seasons would in no way negatively impact the Board of Control for Cricket in India was always a given. 
Jan 07, 2022 20:01
MUMBAI: The country-wide surge of the Omicron variant of the coronavirus has reportedly got the BCCI working on Plan B to host the 15th edition of the Indian Premier League entirely in Mumbai. The start of the IPL could also be advanced by a week.
Jan 06, 2022 20:01
MUMBAI: This is a refreshing change from the recent go-to of Board of Control for Cricket in India bigwigs talking to their favoured media contacts with "nothing official about it". BCCI president Sourav Ganguly has written a letter to all affiliate units that the Indian cricket board "will do everything to restart the domestic season once the COVID-19 situation is under control". 
Jan 06, 2022 19:01
MUMBAI: Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) invites proposals for Stadium Signage Production and Management Services for International Events, Domestic Events and the Indian Premier League.
Jan 05, 2022 08:01
MUMBAI: A day was all it took to do a complete about turn. The Board of Control for Cricket in India on Tuesday postponed (cancelled?) the Ranji Trophy, Col C K Nayudu Trophy & Senior Women’s T20 League for the 2021-22 season in the "wake of the rising COVID-19 cases in the country".
Jan 03, 2022 15:01
MUMBAI: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has begun disbursing long-standing dues of hundreds of domestic cricketers - male and female - for tournaments that had to be shelved due to the COVID-19 pandemic in the 2020-21 season.
Dec 23, 2021 17:12
NEW DELHI: The BCCI is reportedly planning to hold a meeting with Indian Premier League team owners some time next month to discuss alternate plans of conducting the 2022 season of the IPL, amid incresing global concerns over the threat posed by the Omicron variant of the Covid virus. According to a Cricbuzz report, the BCCI is likely to discuss all the scenarios with the franchise owners. 
Dec 23, 2021 17:12
NEW DELHI: The BCCI is reportedly planning to hold the two-day Indian Premier League mega auction on February 7 and 8 in Bengaluru, presuming that the Covid situation in the country does not unravel out of control that is.