BCCI Imposes Fine On Virat Kohli, Gautam Gambhir
The Board Control of Cricket in India (BCCI) imposed a hefty fine on cricketers Virat Kohli and Gautam Gambhir, for violating code of conduct. Notably, Kohli had a fight with LGS player Naveen and Amit Mishra, during the RCB V/S LGS IPL match. The issue intensified after a bawl between Gambhir and Kohli. the BCCI fined 100% match-fees for Kohli and Gambhir, whereas Naveen was fined 50% fees.
Tags: Gautam Gambhir, Virat Kohli, IPL Match, Code of Conduct, BCCI
Courtesy: India Posten
Mohammed Siraj Reports Corrupt Approach To BCCI
India pacer Mohammed Siraj reported a "corrupt approach" to BCCI's Anti Corruption Unit (ACU) from an unknown person, who wanted "inside news" about his team before Australia arrived in the country for a full-fledged tour in February this year. The matter has been registered by the ACU BCCI and is under investigation. Furthermore, the approaches wasn't a bookie, but a driver from Hyderabad, addicted to betting on Indian matches
Tags: Mohammed Siraj, Corrupt Approach, BCCI, Hyderabad Driver, sports
BCCI Issues Advisory For Coronavirus Amid Ongoing IPL
Amid the rising number of COVID-19 cases in India, the BCCI issued a set of guidelines and advisories, to be followed. The decision came amid the ongoing Indian Premiere League (IPL) 16th edition, which started on March 31. One of the major pieces of advice in the guidelines is to give importance to precautions taken by players, to avoid the spread of the Novel Coronavirus.
Tags: National, Sports news, BCCI, Coronavirus, ipl 2023
Sourav Ganguly Opinion Over KL Rahul's Removal As VC
Former BCCI President and Indian Cricket Captain Sourav Ganguly commented on the removal of KL Rahul as Vice Captain, after his poor performance in India V/S Australia. On February 27, he said, "There's so much focus and attention with lot of pressure on players. The team management thinks he is an important player for the team. At the end of the day, what coach and captain thinks is important,"
Tags: Sourav Ganguly, KL Rahul, Indian Cricket, India V/S Australia, BCCI
Courtesy: Hindustan Times
Sourav Ganguly Predicts Result Of Gavaskar Trophy, Says This
Former BCCI President Sourav Ganguly predicted the result of the ongoing Border Gavaskar Trophy, in matches between India V/S Australia. On February 25, Ganguly said, "I see 4-0. It will be hard for Australia to beat India. In these conditions, we are a far superior team." Notably, India is leading in the Test Match, with 2-0, and is expected to maintain the same, winning the trophy for India.
Tags: BCCI, Sourav Ganguly, Gavaskar Trophy, Indian sports, India V/S Australia. Sports
BCCI Reduces Ban Of RR PLayer Ajit Chandila To 7 Years
The BCCI Ombudsman Vineet Saran has reduced former Rajasthan Royal player Ajit Chandila's life ban. On February 21, Saran announced a reduction of a ban to 7 years, for his involvement in the IPL 2013 spot-fixing scandal. The three cricketers involved in that ‘spot-fixing’ scam – S Sreesanth, Ankeet Chavan and Chandila were given a life ban. However, the bans of Sreesanth and Chavan were overturned two years back.
Tags: BCCI, Ajit Chandila, Ban, IPL, Rajasthan Royals
BCCI Likely To Announce Kit Deal With German Sports Apparel Adidas
The BCCI is all set to sign a deal with German sports apparel giant Adidas for the next shirt sponsorship of Indian Cricket. On February 21, the sources close to the deal said the signed deal will be officially in effect from June until March 2028. The decision to sign a deal with Adidas was taken with the aim of attracting major sports apparel to sponsor the Indian team.
Tags: Adidas, sports, Indian Cricket, Deal, BCCI
Chetan Sharma Resigns As Chairman Of Selectors India Men's Senior Team
Chetan Sharma, the chairman of Selectors for India Men's Senior team, submitted his resignation from the post. Ashish Shelar, the treasurer of the BCCI, confirmed the same and accepted his resignation, leaving only Salil Ankola, SS Das, Subroto Banerjee and Sridharan Sharot as members of the selectors. With the sudden resignation of Sharma, the BCCI needs to hire someone new urgently as Indian squad for India-V/S-Australia needs to be… read-more
Tags: chetan sharma, BCCI, Indian Cricket, India V/S Australia, Resignation
Courtesy: Zee News India
India-Australia Test Match Shifted To Indore From Dharamsala
BCCI confirmed the shift of the venue for the 3rd Test Match, between Australia-India. On February 13, the BCCI said, the final test match between India-Australia will now be held in Indore, instead of Dharamsala, Himachal Pradesh. The third game of the Border-Gavaskar Trophy is now going to be held in the Holkar Stadium in Indore between March 1-5. The decision was taken amid poor outfield conditions in Dharamsala.
Tags: BCCI, Indian Cricket, Border-Gavaskar Trophy, sports, Cricket, stadium
Courtesy: India Today
Abdul Razzaq Replies On Asia Cup Controversy, Says Venue Should Be Shifted To Dubai
After Pakistan cricketer, Indian sportsman Abdul Razzaq also replied to the Asia Cup 2023 controversy and shared his opinion. He said, " If Asia Cup has been shifted to Dubai, then it's the best option. It's good for cricket and cricketers." Notably, the controversy is still going on, regarding the venue of Asia Cup, as the BCCI said the Indian Cricket team is skeptical about going to Pakistan.
Tags: Abdul Razzaq, Sportsperson, Indian Cricket, BCCI, Asia Cup 2023