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BCCI President Anurag Thakur removed after court orders

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…

Indian cricket board rejects several key reform recommendations

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…