Ranjit Bajaj

NEW DELHI: Months after selling his family’s stake in Minerva FC, which had been rechristened Punjab FC, Ranjit Bajaj is back managing a football club. 

The maverick administrator and his family have picked up a majority stake in Delhi Football Club, which is a top division club in the capital, Tribune India reports.

Apr 08, 2020 15:04
ROUNDGLASS SPORTS Private Limited is now reportedly the sole owner of I-League outfit Punjab Football Club (earlier Minerva Punjab FC) after buying out the 50% stake that is currently with original promoters Ranjit Bajaj and his spouse Henna Singh.   Bajaj and Ms Singh have resigned as the directors of Punjab FC, Goal reports. 
Jul 31, 2019 13:07
CHANDIGARH: Minerva Punjab FC, the 2017-18 I-League champions, Tuesday announced a 50-50 merger with RoundGlass Sports Private Limited, another Punjab-based company focused on grassroots development of football. The merger allows RoundGlass Sports access to Minerva Punjab's players from the under-11 to under-18 teams. The partnership will also see RoundGlass Sports expand Minerva Punjab's grassroots programme.
Jul 22, 2019 18:07
NEW DELHI: Six I-League clubs - Minerva Punjab FC, Mohun Bagan, Quess East Bengal, Churchill Brothers Goa, Aizawl FC and Gokulam Kerala FC - under the banner of the United I-League Clubs, have written directly to FIFA president Gianni Infantino seeking his intervention to "save Indian football".
Jul 19, 2019 15:07
NEW DELHI: Minerva Punjab Football Club are in talks to sell part or half of the club, its combative owner and AIFF bugbear Ranjit Bajaj told Hindustan Times Thursday.
Apr 09, 2019 16:04
NEW DELHI: The All India Football Federation (AIFF) has called out Minerva Punjab FC owner Ranjit Bajaj on the wild allegations he made recently that plans were afoot to sabotage his team's chances in the AFC Cup.
Apr 05, 2019 17:04
NEW DELHI: Minerva Punjab's combative owner Ranjit Bajaj on Friday morning took to Twitter to declare he was shutting operations. Reason: The 2017-18 season I-League champions were informed that the Kalinga Stadium will not be available to host the home matches for the Chandigarh-based club as the facility is set to undergo renovation after the completion of the Super Cup.
Jan 02, 2019 14:01
KOLKATA: Aggrieved by the lack of coverage after the revised I-League telecast schedule by official broadcaster Star Sports last month, seven I-League clubs met under the banner of the I-League (Private) Clubs Association in the city last week to "mobilise the entire football community to fight the injustice".
May 22, 2018 16:05
NEW DELHI: Minerva Punjab FC owner Ranjit Bajaj has taken the All India Football Federation's (AIFF) to court for its decision to ban him for a year from all football activities.
May 15, 2018 15:05
NEW DELHI: Ranjit Bajaj, the owner of I-League champions Minerva Punjab FC, has been found guilty of making racist remarks against a referee during a junior league match last Saturday and handed a one-year ban, effective immediately and fined Rs 1 million.  The fine must be paid by Bajaj within 10 days from the date of the communication of the penalty, which was decided on Sunday.
Mar 08, 2018 15:03
NEW DELHI: The All India Football Federation (AIFF) has said that it was investigating the claims of match-fixing approaches made to players from the Minerva Punjab Football Club during the ongoing I-League. The club owner Ranjit Bajaj had earlier revealed that several of his players were approached by bookies for match-fixing, a newswire PTI report said.