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India vs Bangladesh: 'Give Rishabh Pant time,' says BCCI president Sourav Ganguly after 21-year-old's disappointing performances
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India vs Bangladesh: 'Give Rishabh Pant time,' says BCCI president Sourav Ganguly after 21-year-old's disappointing performances

Pant is enduring a woeful run of form in the ongoing T20 International series against Bangladesh and has struggled to make an impact both with the bat and behind the stumps, but he has Ganguly in his corner

India vs Bangladesh: Former BCCI chief curator Daljit Singh advises more grass on pitch for historic day-night Test at Eden Gardens
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India vs Bangladesh: Former BCCI chief curator Daljit Singh advises more grass on pitch for historic day-night Test at Eden Gardens

To ensure that the pink-ball lasts long, Daljit feels more grass is needed on the pitch and lesser than usual on the outfield for India vs Bangladesh day-night Test

India vs Bangladesh: CAB will leave 'no stone unturned', says secretary Avishek Dalmiya as Kolkata gears up for historic day-night Test
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India vs Bangladesh: CAB will leave 'no stone unturned', says secretary Avishek Dalmiya as Kolkata gears up for historic day-night Test

The Indian cricket team will play its maiden day-night Test match against Bangladesh at the Eden Gardens from 22 to 26 November. The match will be the second game of a two-match series.

VVS Laxman wants newly-elected BCCI president Sourav Ganguly to revive NCA as India's feeder system
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VVS Laxman wants newly-elected BCCI president Sourav Ganguly to revive NCA as India's feeder system

For the past few years NCA, which was supposed to be the feeder line of Indian cricket, has actually become a rehabilitation centre, which even Ganguly acknowledged after taking over.

Anil Kumble backs BCCI president Sourav Ganguly's plan to revisit 'conflict of interest' clause
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Anil Kumble backs BCCI president Sourav Ganguly's plan to revisit 'conflict of interest' clause

Ganguly believes that the current rules don't allow the best former cricketers to serve in positions where their expertise is invaluable

From Indian cricket captain to BCCI president, timeline of Sourav Ganguly's journey on and off the cricket field
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From Indian cricket captain to BCCI president, timeline of Sourav Ganguly's journey on and off the cricket field

As Sourav Ganguly is set to take over the reins of the BCCI as its president, we take a jog down memory lane and revisit some of the landmarks in Ganguly's playing and administrative career.

Sourav Ganguly takes over as BCCI president as Supreme Court-appointed CoA's 33-month term ends
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Sourav Ganguly takes over as BCCI president as Supreme Court-appointed CoA's 33-month term ends

Ganguly was officially entrusted with the task of heading Indian cricket for the next nine months at the BCCI's General Body meeting here, ending a tumultuous 33-month reign of the Supreme Court-appointed Committee of Administrators (CoA).

Podcast; Yorked episode 2: Sourav Ganguly in line to become BCCI president, faced with task of embellishing board's public image
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Podcast; Yorked episode 2: Sourav Ganguly in line to become BCCI president, faced with task of embellishing board's public image

Is Sourav Ganguly the answer to BCCI's woes? Can the former India captain regain BCCI's lost identity in recent times? Also can Ganguly find a solution to the long-standing conflict of interest issue? Senior journalist Ayaz Memon and Gaurav Kalra discuss in the second episode.

BCCI president-elect Sourav Ganguly says Conflict of Interest is a 'very serious issue' in Indian cricket
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BCCI president-elect Sourav Ganguly says Conflict of Interest is a 'very serious issue' in Indian cricket

Ganguly himself faced the heat after allegations of conflict of interest were levelled against him for his dual role as the president of Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) and mentor of IPL franchise Delhi Capitals.

Former India captain Sourav Ganguly takes charge as CAB president for second time
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Former India captain Sourav Ganguly takes charge as CAB president for second time

Former India captain Sourav Ganguly on Saturday officially took charge as the president of the the Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) for a second term following its 88th annual general meeting at the Eden Gardens at Kolkata.

Former India captain Sourav Ganguly set to be re-elected as CAB president without opposition until July 2020
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Former India captain Sourav Ganguly set to be re-elected as CAB president without opposition until July 2020

Ganguly, who was a joint secretary from 2014, will have his six years as office-bearer completed in July 2020, which is 10 months from now before the mandatory cooling-off starts

BCCI state associations seek Amicus Curiae intervention after CoA mandates new tenure clause ahead of elections
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BCCI state associations seek Amicus Curiae intervention after CoA mandates new tenure clause ahead of elections

The upcoming elections in more than 30 BCCI state units have run into rough weather after they were asked to follow a fresh clause on tenure of officials by the Committee of Administrators (CoA), which might leave a major chunk of members without voting rights.

Cricket Association of Bengal suspends U-13 cricketer Nitesh Chowdhury, Abdul Masood Cricket Academy for age fraud
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Cricket Association of Bengal suspends U-13 cricketer Nitesh Chowdhury, Abdul Masood Cricket Academy for age fraud

The Cricket Association of Bengal handed out the sanctions to Nitesh Chowdhury, Abdul Masood Cricket Academy in a meeting chaired by vice-president Samar Paul.

Cricket Association of Bengal to hold elections on 28 September as per diktat issued by Supreme Court-appointed CoA
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Cricket Association of Bengal to hold elections on 28 September as per diktat issued by Supreme Court-appointed CoA

The Supreme Court-appointed COA on Friday made it clear that all the state associations have to complete their elections by 28 September

CAB chief Sourav Ganguly says board will give voting rights to former international cricketers, believes move will make them fully Lodha-compliant
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CAB chief Sourav Ganguly says board will give voting rights to former international cricketers, believes move will make them fully Lodha-compliant

The Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) has agreed to give voting rights to former international players in order to have fully Lodha Compliant constitution, its president Sourav Ganguly said on Wednesday.

Former Bengal, Railways leg-spinner Soumendranath Kundu passes away at 77
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Former Bengal, Railways leg-spinner Soumendranath Kundu passes away at 77

Kundu took 127 wickets including 13 five-wicket hauls with a career-best 8/104 during his 30 first class matches between 1958-59 and 1968-69

VVS Laxman, Sourav Ganguly dual roles constitutes conflict of interest, will have to choose between CAC, IPL duties, rules BCCI's ethics officer
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VVS Laxman, Sourav Ganguly dual roles constitutes conflict of interest, will have to choose between CAC, IPL duties, rules BCCI's ethics officer

Besides from being CAC members, VVS Laxman is a mentor for Sunrisers Hyderabad while Sourav Ganguly holds the same position with the Delhi Capitals franchise along with being the President of the CAB.

IPL 2019: KKR CEO Venky Mysore says Dinesh Karthik and Co did not play to potential, wrong to blame pitch for poor show at home
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IPL 2019: KKR CEO Venky Mysore says Dinesh Karthik and Co did not play to potential, wrong to blame pitch for poor show at home

KKR are currently placed fifth after winning a high-scoring encounter against Mumbai Indians and will be aiming to sneak in as the third or fourth team in the play-offs.

Sourav Ganguly summoned by BCCI ombudsman on conflict of interest issue
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Sourav Ganguly summoned by BCCI ombudsman on conflict of interest issue

CCI Ombudsman Justice (Retd) D K Jain has summoned Sourav Ganguly for a hearing on 20 April over an alleged conflict of interest situation arising out of his dual role as Cricket Association of Bengal president and Delhi Capitals advisor.

IPL 2019, KKR vs DC: Delhi Capitals' advisor Sourav Ganguly to sit in visitors' dugout at Eden Gardens amid conflict of interest row
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IPL 2019, KKR vs DC: Delhi Capitals' advisor Sourav Ganguly to sit in visitors' dugout at Eden Gardens amid conflict of interest row

Sporting the Delhi Capitals jersey, Ganguly, who is also the president of the Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB), arrived at the Eden Gardens before the team and inspected the pitch which wore a greenish look.