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BCCI calls off first two one-dayers of Quadrangular series due to poor conditions after heavy rainfall
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BCCI calls off first two one-dayers of Quadrangular series due to poor conditions after heavy rainfall

The first two one-dayers of the Quadrangular series, involving India A and India B, were called off by the BCCI on Thursday due to poor ground conditions following heavy rains.

BCCI postpones beginning date of U-16 Vijay Merchant Trophy to 21 October after appeals from state associations
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BCCI postpones beginning date of U-16 Vijay Merchant Trophy to 21 October after appeals from state associations

After requests from several state associations, the BCCI has postponed the Vijay Merchant Trophy to allow to fully prepare the venues and facilities that will host the event.

Top BCCI officials Amitabh Choudhary, Aniruddh Chaudhry face 'cooling off period' after Supreme Court's verdict on draft constitution
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Top BCCI officials Amitabh Choudhary, Aniruddh Chaudhry face 'cooling off period' after Supreme Court's verdict on draft constitution

A relaxation in the mandatory 'cooling off' norm by the Supreme Court may be seen as a relief for the BCCI but not for its incumbent acting secretary Amitabh Choudhary and treasurer Aniruddh Chaudhry.

Wriddhiman Saha's shoulder injury saga exposes a touch of callousness on part of wicketkeeper as well as BCCI
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Wriddhiman Saha's shoulder injury saga exposes a touch of callousness on part of wicketkeeper as well as BCCI

The Wriddhiman Saha shoulder injury drama has a touch of callousness, if not greed, which has led to a situation in which he would be going under a surgeon’s knife at a time when his team-mates would take on England

BCCI clears central contracts of Indian cricketers at Special General Meeting ahead of team's UK tour
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BCCI clears central contracts of Indian cricketers at Special General Meeting ahead of team's UK tour

Friday's SGM did not have the required go ahead from the COA and it remains to be seen what the court-appointed panel makes of the resolutions adopted in the meeting.

BCCI acting secretary to CoA: How can all the powers rest in hands of
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BCCI acting secretary to CoA: How can all the powers rest in hands of "two individuals" in democratic set-up

Launching a scathing attack on CoA members Vinod Rai and Diana Edulji, BCCI secretary Amitabh Choudhary on Friday asked how can all the powers rest in the hands of "two individuals" in a democratic set-up.

Irrespective of differences, CoA must welcome SGM called by BCCI for transparency in decision-making process
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Irrespective of differences, CoA must welcome SGM called by BCCI for transparency in decision-making process

If transparency is name of the game, the CoA headed by Vinod Rai must wholeheartedly welcome the SGM called by member units of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) for 22 June at New Delhi.

CoA-BCCI tussle takes ugly turn as Vinod Rai-led committee issues notice to cancel Special General Meeting
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CoA-BCCI tussle takes ugly turn as Vinod Rai-led committee issues notice to cancel Special General Meeting

The old guard of BCCI along with current office bearers are in no mood to budge from their stand and they feel the meeting will be held as per schedule.

Afghanistan will play practice match with all touring international teams to India, informs BCCI acting secretary Amitabh Choudhary
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Afghanistan will play practice match with all touring international teams to India, informs BCCI acting secretary Amitabh Choudhary

"Cricket will further strengthen ties between the two countries and deliver a message of peace. Afghan players are well known and loved in India because of their participation in IPL which will increase in the coming years," BCCI acting secretary said.

BCCI-CoA slugfest over choice of Kevin Pietersen to deliver MAK Pataudi Lecture is disgrace to former India captain
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BCCI-CoA slugfest over choice of Kevin Pietersen to deliver MAK Pataudi Lecture is disgrace to former India captain

In engaging in a public spat, BCCI and CoA have ignored the enormous respect that Pataudi earned from the world cricket community.

ICC to meet BCCI officials to discuss future of Test cricket, growing popularity of T20s
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ICC to meet BCCI officials to discuss future of Test cricket, growing popularity of T20s

BCCI acting president CK Khanna, acting secretary Amitabh Choudhary, treasurer Aniruddh Chaudhry and CEO Rahul Johri are expected to be briefed about the ICC working group's progress in the meeting.

BCCI's Amitabh Choudhary opposes names proposed by general manger Saba Karim for Pataudi Memorial Lecture
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BCCI's Amitabh Choudhary opposes names proposed by general manger Saba Karim for Pataudi Memorial Lecture

BCCI acting secretary Amitabh Choudhary expressed strong reservations to the four names proposed by the general manager Saba Karim for delivering the annual key note address at the MAK Pataudi Memorial Lecture

India vs Afghanistan: BCCI treating historic Test as unwanted nuisance, squad selection reflects its disdain
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India vs Afghanistan: BCCI treating historic Test as unwanted nuisance, squad selection reflects its disdain

The Test against Afghanistan is a historic one and it should have been bestowed all the earnestness, pomp and grandeur associated with such a momentous event.

Virat Kohli's selection in Indian squad for Ireland T20s creates confusion as dates clash with his county commitments
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Virat Kohli's selection in Indian squad for Ireland T20s creates confusion as dates clash with his county commitments

The national selection committee's decision to name India skipper Virat Kohli for the two-match T20 series against Ireland has created confusion as it's clashing with his county commitments for Surrey.

Committee of Administrators tells BCCI to review lifetime achievement award conferred on late cricketer Pankaj Roy
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Committee of Administrators tells BCCI to review lifetime achievement award conferred on late cricketer Pankaj Roy

The Committee of Administrators (CoA) has asked BCCI to review the CK Nayudu Lifetime Achievement Award to Pankaj Roy due to board's policy of not giving the award posthumously.

Manipur Cricket Association asks BCCI to restrain their lawyers from making unsavoury remarks
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Manipur Cricket Association asks BCCI to restrain their lawyers from making unsavoury remarks

Miffed at alleged "derogatory statements" by advocate Puneet Bali against the northeastern states, the Manipur Cricket Association has written a letter to the BCCI, requesting the Board to restrain its legal counsel from making unsavoury remarks.

Former India women's team captain Diana Edulji recommended for CK Nayudu Lifetime Achievement Award
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Former India women's team captain Diana Edulji recommended for CK Nayudu Lifetime Achievement Award

Diana Edulji played at a time when the game was run by Women's Cricket Association of India (WCAI) which was mostly cash strapped and couldn't arrange for international matches.

BCCI acting secretary Amitabh Choudhary said board 'never signed any contract' with PCB to play bilateral series
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BCCI acting secretary Amitabh Choudhary said board 'never signed any contract' with PCB to play bilateral series

Pakistani cricket authorities claim that their Indian counterparts have violated a 2014 memorandum of understanding under which the two were to play six bilateral series between 2015 and 2023.

Sourav Ganguly-led BCCI panel recommends inclusion of Bihar, northeastern states in Ranji Trophy 2018-19
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Sourav Ganguly-led BCCI panel recommends inclusion of Bihar, northeastern states in Ranji Trophy 2018-19

The recommendations of the BCCI technical committee will be sent to the Committee of Administrators (CoA) and then ratified by the board's general body.

N Srinivasan-led BCCI faction fires 10-point salvo against COA; Acting secretary Amitabh Choudhary skips meet
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N Srinivasan-led BCCI faction fires 10-point salvo against COA; Acting secretary Amitabh Choudhary skips meet

Disgruntled members of the BCCI on Saturday came together under the leadership of former president N Srinivasan to launch a 10-point salvo against the Committee of Administrators (CoA).