Ajay Shirke

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Pitch-fixing scandal exposed ahead of 2nd Ind vs NZ ODI

25 Oct 2017

Pitch-fixing scandal exposed ahead of 2nd Ind vs NZ ODI

An India Today sting operation unveiled a new cricketing scandal where the Pune cricket stadium pitch curator Pandurang Salgaonkar was caught, allowing reporters disguised as bookies to tamper with the pitch, ahead of the 2nd Ind-NZ ODI.

Ajay Shirke demands CBI probe into Pune pitch fiasco

01 Mar 2017

Ajay Shirke demands CBI probe into Pune pitch fiasco

Sacked BCCI secretary Ajay Shirke has called for a CBI enquiry into the 'controversial' Pune pitch used for the first test between India and Australia.

Top BCCI officials meet Srinivasan; come under COA scanner

27 Feb 2017

Top BCCI officials meet Srinivasan; come under COA scanner

Board of Control for Cricket in India's treasurer Aniruddh Chaudhary and joint secretary Amitabh Choudhary came under scanner of BCCI's Committee of Administrators after they were present at an unauthorized meeting conducted by former BCCI president N Srinivasan.

India U-19 team suffers because of the SC-BCCI war

08 Feb 2017

India U-19 team suffers because of the SC-BCCI war

The India Under-19 cricket team players and coach Rahul Dravid are yet to receive their daily allowances as they play England in home series.

BCCI: Officials appointed by Anurag Thakur sacked

06 Feb 2017

BCCI: Officials appointed by Anurag Thakur sacked

In a new turn of events at the BCCI, the Supreme Court appointed panel has decided to sack board officials appointed by former president and secretary.

SC appoints new administrative team for BCCI

30 Jan 2017

SC appoints new administrative team for BCCI

The Supreme Court today nominated a four-member panel to look after the administration of the BCCI.

SC stays order on naming BCCI administrators

24 Jan 2017

SC stays order on naming BCCI administrators

The Supreme Court today held back its order to name the BCCI administrators. The cricketing body said that they also wanted to submit some names as administrators in the cricketing body in a sealed cover.

SC questions BCCI panel over their list of candidates

20 Jan 2017

SC questions BCCI panel over their list of candidates

Supreme Court today raised questions over the names of people submitted by the Amicus Curiae in the BCCI case as to why were there people aged above 70 in the list.

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

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).

Karnataka State Cricket Association bosses give up the office

04 Jan 2017

Karnataka State Cricket Association bosses give up the office

Karnataka State Cricket Association President P.R. Ashok Anand, secretary Brijesh Patel and treasurer P. Dayananda Pai have stepped down in wake of the Supreme Court's order.

Not running for BCCI president's post: Sourav Ganguly

04 Jan 2017

Not running for BCCI president's post: Sourav Ganguly

Former Indian captain and current Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) President Sourav Ganguly said that he is not looking to be the president of BCCI.

Nariman refuses to name new BCCI bosses; replaced by Divan

03 Jan 2017

Nariman refuses to name new BCCI bosses; replaced by Divan

The Supreme Court of India has removed senior lawyer Fali Nariman who was appointed by the apex court on Monday to name the new BCCI officials.

Supreme Court sacks Anurag Thakur, Ajay Shirke

02 Jan 2017

Supreme Court sacks Anurag Thakur, Ajay Shirke

The Supreme Court has removed the two most powerful men in BCCI, President Anurag Thakur and Secretary Ajay Shirke for not complying with the orders of the apex court to implement the Lodha Panel reforms.

SC allows BCCI  to spend money for England series

07 Dec 2016

SC allows BCCI to spend money for England series

The Supreme Court of India has accepted BCCI's plea to spend Rs.1.33 crore for the remaining test series against England.

England players yet to receive their daily allowance

21 Nov 2016

England players yet to receive their daily allowance

The England cricket team on Indian tour is yet to receive its daily allowance from the BCCI owing to no memorandum signed between Indian and English cricket boards.

BCCI approaches SC for funding Rajkot Test

08 Nov 2016

BCCI approaches SC for funding Rajkot Test

The SC has approved Rs.58.66 lakh funding for the India-England Rajkot test, asking BCCI to directly pay contractors and not state associations.

BCCI yet to file compliance report; England tour faces danger

04 Nov 2016

BCCI yet to file compliance report; England tour faces danger

The India-England series have come under a serious doubt as BCCI has still not filed affidavits regarding implementations of Lodha Panel reforms as per the directive by India's apex court.

SC orders freezing BCCI fund transfers

21 Oct 2016

SC orders freezing BCCI fund transfers

The Supreme Court has barred the BCCI from transferring any funds to state associations, including funds allocated toward organizing and executing matches.

Possibility of former cricketers to take charge of BCCI?

18 Oct 2016

Possibility of former cricketers to take charge of BCCI?

In the eventuality where the Supreme Court of India rules in favour of removing the BCCI's top brass, former cricket players could possibly be asked to step in to take charge, as was evident in previous instances.

BCCI rejects key recommendations of Lodha Panel

03 Oct 2016

BCCI rejects key recommendations of Lodha Panel

At the Special General Meeting (SGM) held in Mumbai, the BCCI decided not to accept key recommendations of the Lodha Panel.

BCCI takes major decisions at Annual General Meeting

21 Sep 2016

BCCI takes major decisions at Annual General Meeting

Ajay Shirke was re-elected as the Secretary of the board at the Annual General Meeting of the Board of Control for Cricket in India(BCCI),

BCCI to have new selection process for national selectors

09 Sep 2016

BCCI to have new selection process for national selectors

The Board of Control for Cricket in India will now finalize a national selector by a process of individual interviews, ending the previous process of nominations from zonal associations.