The topmost NCA post fell vacant after Rahul Dravid took over as the head coach of Team India. VVS Laxman's appointment as the NCA chief was one of the points of discussion at the BCCI AGM.
The Indians were originally scheduled to depart for South Africa on December 9. As things stand now, the Tests are unlikely to start on December 17 as planned earlier. The new schedule will be confirmed by CSA in the next 48 hours.
Ahead of Sunday’s BCCI Annual General Meeting in Kolkata, secretary Jay Shah’s team pipped president Sourav Ganguly’s XI by just one run at iconic Eden Gardens. The match was played 15-overs-a-side.
There will also be an election of two new governing council members but it is understood that in the end it could be a unanimous decision.
PCB chairman Ramiz Raja personally met BCCI president Sourav Ganguly and secretary Jay Shah on the sidelines of the ACC meet in Dubai recently.
Along with the match kit, over 10 variations, including a player edition jersey and skipper Virat Kohli’s signature number 18 jersey have also been launched.
BCCI will also release the tender for IPL media rights (2023-2027) after the new teams are announced on October 25.
Virat Kohli will hand over India's T20 captaincy after the World Cup in October-November. Given his IPL record as skipper, Rohit Sharma, is widely tipped to succeed him.
Virat Kohli is yet to win an ICC Trophy while Rohit Sharma is IPL's most successful captain with Mumbai Indians leading them to five titles.
At present, a playing XI player in a Ranji Trophy game gets Rs 35,000 per day and a match fee of Rs 1.4 lakh per game
While players lost out on significant earnings, the BCCI copped a lot of flak for too much focus on the cash-rich league
Apart from representing India 79 times in the international arena, Yashpal was also a distinguished national selector
Initially, BCCI was thinking of having 10 double headers, but afternoon matches could have been physically exhausting for players
According to rules, the BCCI office-bearers would have had to undergo hard quarantine of 10 days and now time is too short
IPL may be held between September 18-October 10; BCCI wants more time to think on hosting T20 World Cup
The BCCI has decided to procure 2000 oxygen concentrators at a time when India's fight against coronavirus is relatively looking up
As COVID hit players, coaches and groundstaff, BCCI was forced to put IPL 2021 on hold hurting its chances of conducting T20 Cricket World Cup later this year
BCCI secretary Jay Shah has informed the Apex Council about government's decision on giving visas to the Pakistan players.
Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC) workers clear a water logged road after heavy rainfall due to Cyclone Jawad, in Kolkata.PTI Photo
A health worker checks details for COVID-19 tests of the passengers arriving from Rishikesh at the Bikaner railway station.PTI Photo
Shops at a Muslim-dominated area of Dalmandi remain closed on the anniversary of the Babri Masjid demolition, in Varanasi.PTI Photo
Resident doctors of Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital raise slogans during a protest in New Delhi.PTI Photo/Ravi Choudhary
An elderly beneficiary reacts as she receives a Covid-19 vaccine dose amid fear of spreading of a new variant of the virus (Omicron), at a government hospital in Jalandhar.PTI Photo
Young, brash and little-known artistes are using hip-hop as an outlet to speak up and speak out.
Aamir Shaikh aka Shaikhspeare traces talks about the genre that uses music as a means to dissent.
Family from UP village forced to run around to complete post-death official paperwork and even last rites.
On BR Ambedkar's death anniversary, a look at the 'invisible' history of Dalit Bahujan women in Indian politics.
While everyone is going gaga over actress Katrina Kaif in the revamped version of 'Tip Tip Barsa Pani', the replacement of Raveena Tandon does point towards the problem of sexism and ageism in the Indian film industry
Australia winning the T20 World Cup for the first time has been timely as they host the next edition at their own backyard in 2022.
As per the Observer Research Foundation, close to 250 million children in India were adversely affected due to school closures due to the early lockdowns imposed by the government in response to Covid-19.