Former Australian umpire Simon Taufel wants Indian cricket administrators to set up a grooming centre for umpires to better the country's representation in the ICC's elite panel.
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*Indore:* As India's first-ever day-night Test edges closer, the excitement is increasing day by day. However, skipper Virat Kohli is aware of the challenge that awaits them and has said that batsmen.. Mid-Day - Published
Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) president Sourav Ganguly on Thursday confirmed that the T20I match between India and Bangladesh in Delhi will go ahead as planned. While speaking to media..
Indian captain Virat Kohli said he is hopeful ahead of meeting newly appointed BCCI president Sourav Ganguly. Kohli said there is a lot that can be discussed. Sourav was recently appointed as the BCCI..
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CoA Vinod Rai said the BCCI elections were conducted as per the constitution. 'Our job was to implement the constitution,' Rai said in Mumbai. Former Indian captain Sourav Ganguly was elected as 39th..
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Former India captain Sourav Ganguly on Tuesday (October 23) addressed the media in Mumbai after getting elected as the new BCCI president. Ganguly was unanimously chosen by the members of the board as..
Sourav Ganguly was the Indian captain when Bangladesh played their maiden Test match, so it is only fitting that Ganguly is the BCCI president as the two teams get ready to play their first Day/Night.. IndiaTimes - Published
BCCI president Sourav Ganguly is set to be Indian cricket board’s representative at the International Cricket Council (ICC). The former India captain is touted to be the “best man” to represent.. Mid-Day - Published
*New Delhi:* BCCI president Sourav Ganguly on Friday firmly backed the struggling Rishabh Pant, calling the wicketkeeper-batsman a "superb player" who will mature slowly and do just fine. The.. Mid-Day - Published
*New Delhi:* Kings XI Punjab co-owner Ness Wadia on Friday revealed that president of Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) would consider his proposal of playing the national anthem before the.. Mid-Day - Published
*Kolkata:* Though the Committee of Administrators (CoA) failed twice to convince the Indian team management for day-night Test during their 33-month tenure, the newly-elected BCCI president Sourav.. Mid-Day - Published
*Kolkata:* Cheteshwar Pujara can't wait for India's first ever Day/Night Test despite all the talk of it being a challenge as he is confident that the country's formidable batting line-up will have no.. Mid-Day - Published
*Kolkata:* Ahead of India's first-ever day/night Test, Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) President Sourav Ganguly has not left any stone unturned to make the event 'fantastic'. India are set.. Mid-Day - Published
*New Delhi:* Ahead of the first T20I against India, Bangladesh batsman Liton Das on Thursday said 'it is okay' to play without Shakib Al Hasan. Shakib Al Hasan was banned from all forms of cricket on.. Mid-Day - Published
*New Delhi:* The national capital's air quality is in "severe" category right now but India's stand-in captain Rohit Sharma on Thursday said he doesn't expect any pollution-related problem during.. Mid-Day - Published
*New Delhi:* BCCI ethics officer D K Jain has asked Indian cricket great Rahul Dravid to appear in person for the second time, on November 12, for "further submissions and clarifications" on the.. Mid-Day - Published
*New Delhi:* India's first ever Day/Night Test will be a success only if the dew factor is countered effectively at the Eden Gardens, says the iconic Sachin Tendulkar, apprehensive that wet conditions.. Mid-Day - Published
Putting the talks of India-Bangladesh T20I series opener being shifted from New Delhi to a different venue keeping the air pollution in mind to rest, BCCI President Sourav Ganguly on Thursday said that.. IndiaTimes - Published
*New Delhi:* BCCI president Sourav Ganguly on Wednesday met NCA head Rahul Dravid to chalk out a roadmap for the improvement of the academy, Indian cricket's biggest feeder line for many years. The.. Mid-Day - Published
Kolkata: One of only two Indian players to have played with the pink ball under lights at the Eden Gardens, India wicketkeeper Wriddhiman Saha can't wait to take the field against Bangladesh in the.. Mid-Day - Published
*New Delhi:* The BCCI has asked manufacturer SG to deliver 72 pink balls by next week for India's first-ever day-night Test, to be held at the Eden Gardens from November 22. The BCCI president Sourav.. Mid-Day - Published
*Kolkata:* India's first-ever Day-Night Test, slated to be played against Bangladesh at the Eden Gardens, is likely to have an early start which will eliminate the dew factor to a considerable degree,.. Mid-Day - Published
*Kolkata:* BCCI President Sourav Ganguly said the historic decision to organise India's first-ever day-night Test is based on "common sense" as it is the only way to revive falling crowd interest in.. Mid-Day - Published
With India's maiden Day-Night Test, the second India-Bangladesh match, scheduled be held at the Eden Gardens from November 22-26, BCCI president Sourav Ganguly said he is happy with Virat Kohli as well.. IndiaTimes - Published
It is to be noted that on Monday (October 28), BCCI president Sourav Ganguly had expressed hope that Bangladesh will agree to play the first-ever Day/Night Test between the two countries. Zee News - Published
The Indian cricket team will play its first ever Day-Night Test match against Bangladesh, BCCI president Sourav Ganguly said on Tuesday, ending days of speculation surrounding the game. The Test is.. IndiaTimes - Published
In 2016, the board's technical committee, under the chairmanship of incumbent BCCI president Sourav Ganguly, had decided to run a pilot project with Duleep Trophy being played with pink balls. That.. IndiaTimes - Published
*New Delhi/Kolkata:* BCCI president Sourav Ganguly on Monday remained hopeful that Bangladesh will agree to play the first-ever Day/Night Test between the two countries, notwithstanding the neighbours'.. Mid-Day - Published
BCCI president Sourav Ganguly on Tuesday hinted that a contract system will soon be in place for the thousands of first-class cricketers in India, providing them a much needed sense of security. IndiaTimes - Published
It's learnt that the BCCI has proposed to the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) to play the second Test at the Eden in Kolkata, from November 22 to 26, in a Day/Night format. The move seems to be a.. IndiaTimes - Published
*New Delhi:* Bangladesh Cricket Board on Sunday confirmed that BCCI has requested them to play a day-night Test during the upcoming India tour and they will respond after consulting their players the.. Mid-Day - Published
Former BCCI president Anurag Thakur lashed out at the International Cricket Council, saying it "has no relevance" without the world's richest board, which used to give the ICC seventy-five percent of.. IndiaTimes - Published
*Kolkata:* Former India captain Mohammed Azharuddin has supported BCCI president Sourav Ganguly's claims to hold Day/Night Tests. The Hyderabad Cricket Association president is happy that skipper Virat.. Mid-Day - Published
Head coach Ravi Shastri believes that with the appointment of Sourav Ganguly -- who has a vast experience in cricket administration -- as the new BCCI President, Indian cricket is moving in the right.. Mid-Day - Published
India wicketkeeper Rishabh Pant on Friday posted pictures with MS Dhoni and his dog on his social media platforms, saying "good vibes" only a day after chief selector M.S.K. Prasad said the team.. Mid-Day - Published
*Kolkata:* BCCI president Sourav Ganguly yesterday said that Indian skipper Virat Kohli is open to the idea of playing day-night Tests and it could be a reality in near future. He had a meeting with.. Mid-Day - Published