The BCCI on Monday decided to form a committee to oversee the implementation of the Lodha panel-suggested reforms, which isn't the first time the board has tried to stall their implementation.
BCCI official Rajeev Shukla and former India captain Sourav Ganguly were named in the Board's seven-member committee to analyse the few contentious Lodha panel reforms which are opposed by the state units.
Guha reminded the COA that he had asked them to include a male cricketer in the panel, because the absence of one had “attracted a great deal of criticism”.
VCA became the first state unit of the BCCI to receive annual financial grant after having adopted the new constitution as per Lodha Committee recommendations.
The Committee of Administrators (COA) on Friday decided in unison that any state unit trying to sabotage Indian Premier League matches will face harsh punishment and the matter will be taken up at appropriate legal forum.
The Committee of Administrators (COA) has prepared its first status report as per Supreme Court directive, where they have clearly mentioned that there has been a case of "Non Compliance" in 10 out of 11 reforms as per first set of timelines.
Just weeks before the start of IPL 10, there is a very strong possibility of the event not being conducted as staging associations reeling under financial stress.
The Supreme Court on Monday agreed to hear a fresh plea filed by BCCI's Joint Secretary Amitabh Chaudhary, alleging that the court-appointed Committee of Administrators (CoA) was flouting its order and not allowing the office bearers to perform their duties.
A few nations are making a big mistake by trying to take advantage of the current mess that Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is in, warned former captain Ravi Shastri, who also advised the Board to demand every penny it deserves from the ICC for being the biggest revenue generator.
Former CAG Vinod Rai was appointed as the head of the BCCI panel, while Ramchandra Guha, Vikram Limaye, and Diana Edulji were made the members.
Six office-bearers of the Uttar Pradesh Cricket Association (UPCA) including secretary Rajiv Shukla on Thursday stepped down from their respective posts at the state body's working committee meeting here, after they were rendered ineligible as per the Supreme Court appointed Lodha Panel's recommendations.
Hyderabad Cricket Association (HCA) said that recommendations of Lodha panel would be confirmed in the next Special General Meeting of the association.
BCCI vs Lodha panel: SC allows cricket body, Centre to suggest administrators; further delays verdict
The Supreme Court on Tuesday allowed the Centre and the BCCI to suggest names for appointment in the committee of administrators, re-asserting their condition of them being below 70 years of age.
The Supreme Court verdict on Lodha reforms was welcomed by several senior officials including those whose administrative careers got a new lease of life.
Veteran cricket administrator IS Bindra on Friday said the mess created by BCCI mandarins has disturbed his sleep and he is finding it difficult to come to terms with the fact that a Supreme Court-appointed panel of administrators could soon run the Board.
With the Supreme Court making it clear that a cumulative period of 18 years as per the 18 July verdict stands, joint secretary Amitabh Chaudhary and treasurer Aniruddh Chaudhary are expected to resume office.
DDCA veteran cricket administrator CK Khanna claimed that he has received a letter from the BCCI, acknowledging that he is the senior-most vice-president of the board.
Petitioner in the IPL spot fixing case Aditya Verma has written to Lodha Panel secretary Gopal Shankarnarayan alleging non-compliance of SC order by the BCCI with GMs Ratnakar Shetty and MV Sridhar, who had already completed more than nine years in their state bodies.
The group of BCCI administrators is expected to be named by the Supreme Court on Friday, 20 January, instead of 19 January.
Former Chief Justice of India RM Lodha, who recommended overhaul of the cricket governance in India, today said things would move fast in the BCCI after the newly-appointed administrators take charge after 19 January.