Rahul Johri

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Apex Council meeting: IPL 2020 could be held in UAE

18 Jul 2020

Apex Council meeting: IPL 2020 could be held in UAE

The Indian Premier League is likely to be held in the UAE between September 26 and November 7, subject to government clearance.

Hemang Amin appointed interim CEO of BCCI: Report

14 Jul 2020

Hemang Amin appointed interim CEO of BCCI: Report

Hemang Amin has been appointed as interim Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI).

BCCI accepts CEO Rahul Johri's resignation

10 Jul 2020

BCCI accepts CEO Rahul Johri's resignation

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), on Thursday, accepted Chief Executive Officer Rahul Johri's resignation.

Staging T20 World Cup unrealistic amid COVID-19 pandemic: Cricket Australia

16 Jun 2020

Staging T20 World Cup unrealistic amid COVID-19 pandemic: Cricket Australia

Cricket Australia chairman Earl Eddings has said this year's ICC T20 World Cup amid the coronavirus pandemic seems "unrealistic" as it will be difficult to fly in 16 teams to the country.

BCCI working on all options to stage IPL 2020: Ganguly

11 Jun 2020

BCCI working on all options to stage IPL 2020: Ganguly

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is hoping to host the Indian Premier League (IPL) behind closed doors this year.

Pat Cummins backs IPL if T20 World Cup is delayed

27 May 2020

Pat Cummins backs IPL if T20 World Cup is delayed

Australia fast bowler Pat Cummins said that the Indian Premier League (IPL) would be a "great fit" for the October window if the ICC T20 World Cup is postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic.

BCCI CEO Rahul Johri optimistic about IPL 2020: Details here

21 May 2020

BCCI CEO Rahul Johri optimistic about IPL 2020: Details here

BCCI Chief Executive Officer Rahul Johri claimed cricketing activities can start only after the monsoon but is optimistic about the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 happening this year.

CA follows BCCI's footsteps to object ICC's new FTP calendar

27 Oct 2019

CA follows BCCI's footsteps to object ICC's new FTP calendar

While the International Cricket Council (ICC) is looking to popularize the game by introducing more global tournaments, the full-time members might be having second thoughts about it.

Kapil Dev quits as BCCI CAC chief: Details here

02 Oct 2019

Kapil Dev quits as BCCI CAC chief: Details here

Former Indian World Cup-winning skipper Kapil Dev has resigned as the chief of BCCI's Cricket Advisory Committee (CAC).

Paytm retains title sponsorship rights for BCCI — Details here

21 Aug 2019

Paytm retains title sponsorship rights for BCCI — Details here

India's leading digital payment platform, Paytm, owned by One 97 Communications Pvt. Ltd., has retained the title sponsorship rights for the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI).

India receive 'hoax' security threat during Windies tour: Details here

19 Aug 2019

India receive 'hoax' security threat during Windies tour: Details here

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Sunday said that it had received security threats to the national team during the ongoing Windies tour.

Will Sunil Subramaniam lose Team India's managerial job?

14 Aug 2019

Will Sunil Subramaniam lose Team India's managerial job?

The Indian cricket team's current manager Sunil Subramaniam's job could be on the line following the conclusion of the ongoing tour of Windies.

BCCI agrees to come under NADA - Details here

10 Aug 2019

BCCI agrees to come under NADA - Details here

After years of resistance, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has finally decided to come under the ambit of the National Anti Doping Agency (NADA).

Sachin Tendulkar blames BCCI for conflict of interest situation

05 May 2019

Sachin Tendulkar blames BCCI for conflict of interest situation

Sachin Tendulkar has rejected the BCCI's claim that his alleged conflict of interest falls under 'tractable category'.

Kings XI Punjab might get suspended from IPL: Here's why

01 May 2019

Kings XI Punjab might get suspended from IPL: Here's why

The IPL has always been the hotbed of controversy.

BCCI wants cricket community to shun nations which fund terrorism

22 Feb 2019

BCCI wants cricket community to shun nations which fund terrorism

The BCCI has written a letter to the ICC, requesting its members to shun ties with nations which harbor terrorists.

Mithali Raj says coach Powar humiliated her, also blames Edulji

27 Nov 2018

Mithali Raj says coach Powar humiliated her, also blames Edulji

When Mithali Raj was excluded from the squad for Indian Women's T20 World Cup semifinal match against England, it had raised a massive hue and cry throughout the country.

'Welcome to the club': Dada on Mithali's semi-final snub

26 Nov 2018

'Welcome to the club': Dada on Mithali's semi-final snub

Former Indian men's cricket team team skipper, Sourav Ganguly, shared his views on the controversy surrounding veteran women's cricketer Mithali Raj.

Women's World T20: CoA asks for Mithali Raj's fitness logs

25 Nov 2018

Women's World T20: CoA asks for Mithali Raj's fitness logs

The Committee of Administrators (CoA) overlooking the BCCI has asked for Mithali Raj's fitness logs during the ICC Women's World T20.

BCCI CEO Rahul Johri cleared of sexual harassment charges

21 Nov 2018

BCCI CEO Rahul Johri cleared of sexual harassment charges

The Supreme Court-appointed Committee of Administrators (CoA), charged with looking after the BCCI's administration, has ruled that BCCI CEO Rahul Johri will continue in his post and resume his duties.

#MeToo: SC-appointed CoA divided on allegations against BCCI CEO Johri

26 Oct 2018

#MeToo: SC-appointed CoA divided on allegations against BCCI CEO Johri

The Supreme Court-appointed Committee of Administrators (CoA), charged with looking after the BCCI's administration, is divided on what to do about sexual harassment allegations against BCCI CEO Rahul Johri.

Hit by #MeToo, BCCI CEO asked to not attend ICC-meet

15 Oct 2018

Hit by #MeToo, BCCI CEO asked to not attend ICC-meet

Facing allegations of sexual harassment, BCCI CEO Rahul Johri has been asked to not attend ICC chief executives' meeting.

#MeToo in Cricket: BCCI CEO accused of sexual harassment

13 Oct 2018

#MeToo in Cricket: BCCI CEO accused of sexual harassment

The latest name to join the infamous list of sexual predators after #MeToo storm hit India is Rahul Johri, the CEO of BCCI.

Committee of Administrators takes full control of the BCCI

25 Aug 2018

Committee of Administrators takes full control of the BCCI

The Supreme Court appointed Committee of Administrators (CoA) has taken away all the powers from the BCCI office bearers as it plans to directly regulate the board.

CoA asks BCCI members to cut short UK trip

20 Jun 2018

CoA asks BCCI members to cut short UK trip

The Committee of Administrators has asked the BCCI acting secretary Amitabh Choudhary and CEO Rahul Johri to cut short their UK trip.

BCCI's Choudhary refuses to sign new GM's appointment letter

23 Mar 2018

BCCI's Choudhary refuses to sign new GM's appointment letter

The ongoing rift between the BCCI and the Supreme Court appointed Committee of Administrators (CoA) continues to rule the roost.

Umpiring is poor in domestic cricket: BCCI

13 Mar 2018

Umpiring is poor in domestic cricket: BCCI

In the BCCI's annual domestic captains and coaches conclave, several issues including poor umpiring standards have been raised.

Ganguly bats for salary hike for domestic cricketers

11 Mar 2018

Ganguly bats for salary hike for domestic cricketers

Former Indian skipper Sourav Ganguly wants salaries of domestic players to be increased further.

Aditya Verma hits out at ICC chief Shashank Manohar

03 Mar 2018

Aditya Verma hits out at ICC chief Shashank Manohar

Aditya Verma, petitioner in the Indian Premier League spot-fixing scam, has made a new series of allegations against ICC chief Shashank Manohar.

Dravid takes a pay-cut so that support-staff can get more

25 Feb 2018

Dravid takes a pay-cut so that support-staff can get more

Rahul Dravid has been known as the true ambassador of the gentleman's game over the years and his sense of fair-play has prevailed yet again.

BCCI and CoA in a tussle over proposed Day/Night Test

23 Feb 2018

BCCI and CoA in a tussle over proposed Day/Night Test

The Supreme Court appointed Committee of Administrators (CoA) head, Vinod Rai has come down hard on the BCCI's acting secretary, Amitabh Choudhary over proposing India vs West Indies day and night Test match in October.

BCCI set to earn 95% of surplus from IPL alone

13 Feb 2018

BCCI set to earn 95% of surplus from IPL alone

Ten years after it began in 2008, the Indian Premier League has grown in stature from being a domestic sideshow to the world's most successful cricket league. For BCCI, it is a multi-million dollar cash-cow.

Death-threats and muscle power in BCCI: The dark side exposed

28 Jan 2018

Death-threats and muscle power in BCCI: The dark side exposed

While it does seem that things are going well for BCCI, with the Indian cricket team's victory in the third-test in South Africa and the IPL auctions, a Hindustan Times report suggests things "inside BCCI" are pretty messy.

BCCI makes Yo-Yo test mandatory for Team India selection

09 Oct 2017

BCCI makes Yo-Yo test mandatory for Team India selection

BCCI has now made it compulsory for cricketers to pass the Yo-Yo fitness test if they want to find a place in the national squad.

Supreme Court issues show cause notice to BCCI office bearers

23 Aug 2017

Supreme Court issues show cause notice to BCCI office bearers

BCCI office bearers, secretary Amitabh Choudhary, treasurer Anirudh Chaudhary and acting president CK Khanna, were given show cause notices by the Supreme Court while Amitabh was also issued a contempt notice.

Virat Kohli and Co unhappy with substandard kit by Nike

22 Aug 2017

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.

CoA asks to remove top BCCI officials

16 Aug 2017

CoA asks to remove top BCCI officials

The Supreme Court appointed Committee of Administrators (CoA) has demanded the ouster of the top BCCI officials for their non-compliance of directives.

ICC-BCCI sign a $405 million deal

22 Jun 2017

ICC-BCCI sign a $405 million deal

As per the new revenue sharing deal between the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) and the International Cricket Council (ICC), BCCI will receive $405 million from ICC.

Ramchandra Guha resigns from BCCI's Committee of Administrators

01 Jun 2017

Ramchandra Guha resigns from BCCI's Committee of Administrators

Ramchandra Guha, one of the four members of Supreme Court appointed Committee of Administrators (CoA), resigned today from his post citing personal reasons.

BCCI clears India's participation at ICC Champions Trophy

07 May 2017

BCCI clears India's participation at ICC Champions Trophy

Putting an end to speculation over India's participation at the ICC Champion's Trophy in England, the BCCI said, "the Indian team will be participating in the Champions Trophy. We will not take any legal recourse."