Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI): News

09 Mar 2018


Indians call out massive gender pay gap in cricket

Indian male cricketers will be paid 14 times more money than the females, as per the new contracts announced by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Wednesday.

2018 season of IPL might have DRS

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has been sceptical about the use of Decision Review System in the past but now it looks like they are coming to terms with it.

CCI imposes Rs. 52 crore penalty on BCCI

Competition Commission of India (CCI) has imposed a penalty of Rs. 52.24 crore on the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) for its anti-competitive practices with respect to IPL media rights.

27 Oct 2017


WADA report: Indian cricketer tested positive for banned substance

The 2016 report of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has brought to light that one Indian cricketer was found positive for banned substances.

06 Oct 2017


The 2017-18 Ranji Trophy season to start from today

The 2017-18 season of India's premier first-class cricket tournament, Ranji Trophy, is all set to begin from today.

IPL's media rights generates massive interest

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has received more than 20 bids for the media rights of the Indian Premier League.

22 Aug 2017


BCCI unhappy with Cricket South Africa's modus operandi

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has expressed its disappointment over the manner Cricket South Africa is handling the itinerary of the upcoming series between India and South Africa.

Virat Kohli and Co unhappy with substandard kit by Nike

According to reports, the Indian cricket team is unhappy with its official kit sponsors Nike for providing the players with sub-standard kits.

10 Aug 2017


BCCI's stance on Olympics participation unlikely to change

In the recently concluded meeting between Committee of Administrators (CoA) and Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) officials, several important issues were discussed including India's stand on including cricket as an Olympic sport.

30 Jun 2017


How will GST affect the sports industry in India?

The Goods and Service Tax (GST) is all set to roll-out in India from 1st July, 2017.

Shikhar gets more share of BCCI's revenue than Kohli?

As per BCCI's website, Shikhar Dhawan received Rs 87.76 lakh as a share of tax-free portion of BCCI's gross revenue, more than skipper Virat Kohli, who received Rs 83.07 lakh.

03 Jun 2017


Terror-threat looms ahead of Indo-Pak ICC match

Sportskeeda reported today that the UK intelligence has been alerted about a possible terror attack which could take place in the upcoming ICC match between arch-rivals India and Pakistan at Edgbaston.

29 May 2017

Pakistan Cricket Team

No bilateral series with Pakistan: Centre tells BCCI

Ahead of the meeting between PCB and BCCI, sports minister Vijay Goel said that the bi-lateral series with Pakistan is not possible given the current scenario.

28 Apr 2017

Virat Kohli

No salary yet for the Indian cricket team

Reportedly, captain Virat Kohli and his team-mates are yet to receive the match fees from the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) for the first half of 2016-17 season.

19 Apr 2017


BCCI: Will ask ICC to hold revenue model till June

In the recently concluded Special General Meeting of the BCCI, the board unanimously decided to ask the International Cricket Council to hold the 'Big Three' revenue model until June when ICC's Annual General Meeting would take place.

N Srinivasan to return to BCCI?

The office bearers of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) have asked the Committee of Administrators (CoA) to nominate former BCCI president N Srinivasan as the board's representative at the International Cricket Council (ICC) meetings.

27 Mar 2017


BCCI officials get directives from CoA

The Committee of Administrators (CoA), appointed by the Supreme Court has issued a directive to the three top officials of Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) after orders from the apex court.

23 Mar 2017


BCCI hikes fee for Indian cricketers

World's richest cricketing body, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has doubled the annual retainer fees and also hiked the match fees across all formats.

21 Mar 2017


Mumbai removed as BCCI's full-time member

In a move to overhaul the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), 41-time Ranji Trophy champions Mumbai has been removed as the full member of the board.

Indian cricketers to get a salary hike?

The Supreme Court appointed Committee of Administrators (COA) has received a proposal to hike the players' central contract fees by five times.

Kapil Dev's name added to Legends Club 'Hall of Fame'

Legendary all-rounder Kapil Dev is the latest addition in the Legends Club's 'Hall of Fame.'

13 Jan 2017


'Cooling off' period comes between Sourav Ganguly and BCCI chair

The Lodha Panel has confirmed that Sourav Ganguly will have to undergo a cooling off period of three years from June this year as he completes three years in the Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB).

25 Dec 2016


ICC approves stadium in Greater Noida for international matches

The International Cricket Council has approved another stadium in India to host international matches.

MCC suggests new rules for cricket

The Marylebone Cricket Club, London suggested some changes in cricket, to bring about a balance between the batsman and the bowler.

BCCI's anti-doping helpline for domestic cricketers

Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has come up with a new helpline for domestic cricketers (both men and women), to help them be aware of the medications and supplements they are taking.

IPL 10 to start from 5 April 2017

The tenth edition of the Indian Premier League will kick off from 5 April 2017; the finals will be played on 21 May. Both the matches will be played in Hyderabad.

28 Sep 2016


BCCI boss blasts Sandip Patil

BCCI chairman Anurag Thakur has slammed former chief selector Sandip Patil for revealing confidential information on Sachin Tendulkar and MS Dhoni.

IPL's KKR clocks faster growth than Manchester United: BCCI

The Board of Control for Cricket in India stated that the Indian Premier League has scripted faster growth than the football league Manchester United.