BCCI decides to dilute Lodha reform on tenure at AGM, to seek SC approval
Sunday, December 1, 2019, 5:09 PM
The Sourav Ganguly-led BCCI on Sunday decided to seek the Supreme Court's approval to water down the administrative reforms on tenure cap for its office-bearers, aiming to clear the path for an extended stint for the former captain. The decision was taken at the Board's 88th Annual General Meeting (AGM) and will require the apex court's approval.
Fixing cant be totally controlled, greed has no cure: Sunil Gavaskar
Monday, September 23, 2019, 4:44 PM
With the menace of match-fixing once again making its way into India cricket, legendary batsman Sunil Gavaskar has underlined the slippery ground the game was treading on, saying there is no cure for greed. The Tamil Nadu Premier League (TNPL) and the Karnataka Premier League (KPL) have been in the news for all the wrong reasons as are embroiled in fixing and betting controversies.
VB Chandrasekhar was under great mental stress, says police
Saturday, August 17, 2019, 11:39 AM
Former India opener VB Chandrasekhar is suspected to have committed suicide by hanging from a ceiling fan at his Mylapore residence in Chennai on Thursday. He was struggling to repay loans, the police said. Chandrasekhar was 57. "The autopsy report has confirmed it as death by hanging and the body has been handed over to the family," A Jayalakshmi, deputy commissioner of police, said.