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Women's T20I Tri-series: Radha Yadav replaces injured Rajeshwari Gayakwad in India's squad
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Women's T20I Tri-series: Radha Yadav replaces injured Rajeshwari Gayakwad in India's squad

Left-arm spinner Radha Yadav will replace injured Rajeshwari Gayakwad in the Indian women's squad for the ongoing T20 Triangular series against England and Australia.

BCCI's Amitabh Choudhary objects to role in cricket body for woman who 'slut-shamed' Deepika Padukone
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BCCI's Amitabh Choudhary objects to role in cricket body for woman who 'slut-shamed' Deepika Padukone

In the email, which was also copied to the Committee of Adinistrators (CoA) and other BCCI officials, Choudhary cited Gupta's unfavourable comments on actress Deepika Padukone for objecting to her BCCI appointment.

BCCI contract system is an archaic remnant of the pre-Indian Premier League era
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BCCI contract system is an archaic remnant of the pre-Indian Premier League era

BCCI's contract system made sense when a little-known Debasis Mohanty was drawing as much match fee as a high performer like Sachin Tendulkar. The gradation of players to A, B, etc was a fallout of those sort of anamolies.

BCCI acting secretary Amitabh Choudhary says he was not kept in loop about central contracts, refuses to sign them
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BCCI acting secretary Amitabh Choudhary says he was not kept in loop about central contracts, refuses to sign them

The BCCI officials and COA have been at loggerheads of late as implementation of Supreme Court-backed reforms keeps getting delayed further.

BCCI reacts sharply to CoA chief Vinod Rai's stern comments on proposed day-night Test
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BCCI reacts sharply to CoA chief Vinod Rai's stern comments on proposed day-night Test

The BCCI has reacted sharply to the Committee of Administrators (CoA) red-flagging a proposed Day/Night Test against the West Indies in October despite positive feedback from national chief coach Ravi Shastri.

BCCI's Amitabh Choudhary rebuked by CoA chief Vinod Rai for keeping them in dark over day-night Test talks
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BCCI's Amitabh Choudhary rebuked by CoA chief Vinod Rai for keeping them in dark over day-night Test talks

Rai has poured cold water on Choudhary's suggestion for now, saying that the issue of day-night Tests in India be put on hold till the board holds detailed discussions with all stakeholders, including the players.

Star India expands territory in Indian cricket, wins audio-production rights for IPL, BCCI's domestic matches
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Star India expands territory in Indian cricket, wins audio-production rights for IPL, BCCI's domestic matches

The service agreement and the contract term will cover one season of the IPL (2018) and one season of domestic cricket (2018-2019), Choudhary said.

BCCI warns state associations against allowing players from participating in 'unauthorised' Sudama Premier League
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BCCI warns state associations against allowing players from participating in 'unauthorised' Sudama Premier League

The BCCI has warned all its affiliated units against allowing their players to participate in the unsanctioned 'Sudama Premier League

IPL 2018: Maharashtra Cricket Association demands play-off matches in Pune even without city's presence in league
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IPL 2018: Maharashtra Cricket Association demands play-off matches in Pune even without city's presence in league

MCA president Abhay Apte said that holding IPL matches in Pune would be "an honour and justice to the fan base of IPL which has been created at Pune".

ICC U-19 World Cup 2018: BCCI announce Rs 50 lakh reward for Rahul Dravid; players to receive Rs 30 lakh each
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ICC U-19 World Cup 2018: BCCI announce Rs 50 lakh reward for Rahul Dravid; players to receive Rs 30 lakh each

Johri said, "In Rahul Dravid, we have a fantastic coach who is moulding the youngsters and also fine-tuning the boys at the India A level before they progress to the senior side,"

India vs South Africa: Committee of Administrators to review Virat Kohli and Co's Test debacle against Proteas
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India vs South Africa: Committee of Administrators to review Virat Kohli and Co's Test debacle against Proteas

The Committee of Administrators (CoA) running the BCCI will review India's dismal performance in South Africa following the conclusion of the tour.

BCCI to convene a meeting to ratify on venue for Afghanistan's first-ever Test in India
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BCCI to convene a meeting to ratify on venue for Afghanistan's first-ever Test in India

The BCCI acting president C K Khanna has asked the Board's secretary to convene a meeting of the Tour and Fixtures Committee to ratify the selection of Bengaluru as venue of the first ever Test match between India and Afghanistan

BCCI acting secretary says decision on hosting the maiden day-night Test in India will be taken soon
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BCCI acting secretary says decision on hosting the maiden day-night Test in India will be taken soon

Eight out of the 12 Test playing nations have been part of day-night cricket but not top-ranked India.

Bengaluru announced as venue for the historic India-Afghanistan Test match from 14 June
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Bengaluru announced as venue for the historic India-Afghanistan Test match from 14 June

Bengaluru was in the running as the leading venue for the match after the BCCI announced that it would host Afghanistan's entry into the five-day format.

India vs South Africa: Dinesh Karthik named as replacement for injured Wriddhiman Saha
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India vs South Africa: Dinesh Karthik named as replacement for injured Wriddhiman Saha

Indian wicketkeeper Wriddhiman Saha was on Tuesday ruled out of the third and final Test against South Africa due to a hamstring injury and will be replaced by Dinesh Karthik in the squad.

BCCI extends veteran administrator Ratnakar Shetty's tenure as general manager till 31 March
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BCCI extends veteran administrator Ratnakar Shetty's tenure as general manager till 31 March

The BCCI on Saturday extended the services of noted cricket administrator Ratnakar Shetty, the Board's general manager (Game Development), till 31 March.

India to host 81 matches across formats from 2019-2023 under the new FTP, confirms BCCI
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India to host 81 matches across formats from 2019-2023 under the new FTP, confirms BCCI

India will be hosting 81 matches across formats from 2019-2023, 30 more than the current Future Tours Programme (FTP), but the BCCI on Monday insisted that the number of playing days per year for the ever-busy cricketers will decrease.

Afghanistan to play their first ever Test in India, confirms BCCI
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Afghanistan to play their first ever Test in India, confirms BCCI

Afghanistan and Ireland were made full members of the International Cricket Council (ICC) in June, becoming the sport's 11th and 12h Test-playing nations

ICC U-19 World Cup 2018: Mumbai's Prithvi Shaw appointed India captain for showpiece event in New Zealand
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ICC U-19 World Cup 2018: Mumbai's Prithvi Shaw appointed India captain for showpiece event in New Zealand

Promising Mumbai batsman Prithvi Shaw will lead a 16-member Indian team in next year's ICC U-19 Cricket World Cup, the BCCI said on Sunday.

India vs Sri Lanka: BCCI advances start time of upcoming Dharamsala, Mohali ODIs due to cold weather
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India vs Sri Lanka: BCCI advances start time of upcoming Dharamsala, Mohali ODIs due to cold weather

The dew factor and cold climatic conditions has forced the BCCI to advance the start of the first and second ODIs between India and Sri Lanka scheduled to be held in Dharamsala and Mohali next month.