NEW DELHI: In a major blow to the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), the Supreme Court has removed Anurag Thakur from the post of BCCI President for not complying with the orders of the apex court with regards to implementation of the Lodha committee reforms. The Supreme Court also removed Ajay Shirke from the post of Secretary, reported the Indian media. Reports said Supreme Court will appoint observer for BCCI after two weeks. Till then, the two senior vice-presidents of the BCCI will run the Board…
NEW DELHI: The Indian cricket board (BCCI) has rejected some of the Supreme Court's key recommendations aimed at administrative reform, a move that could bring sanctions from the country's highest judicial body. The Court accepted in July most of the recommendations of the Lodha Committee, a three-member panel it set up to look into the operations of the world's richest cricket board, which is run by politicians and businessmen and has been criticized for a perceived lack of transparency. In their report, former chief…
MUMBAI: India played a key role in sinking a proposal for a two-tier structure in tests but it should never have been up for discussion at the International Cricket Council's meeting, according to Indian cricket board president Anurag Thakur.
NEW DELHI: Board of Cricket Control of India (BCC) Anurag Thakur has slammed Pakistan T20 captain Shahid Afridi for mentioning ‘Kashmir’ in his pre-match interview.
MUMBAI: Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) Secretary Anurag Thakur has said that the Pak-India World Twenty20 match will be contested in Dharamshala according to schedule, ARY News reported.
MUMBAI: India has assured proper security to Pakistan for this year's World Twenty20, ARY News reported.
DHAKA: Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni suffered a muscle spasm during a training session ahead of the team's Asia Cup Twenty20 campaign.
NEW DELHI: Secretary of Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) Anurag Thakur said that no Pakistan-India series is scheduled to take place in 2016.