Vinod Rai

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Tendulkar and Ganguly couldn't convince Kohli regarding Kumble: Vinod Rai

24 Oct 2019

Tendulkar and Ganguly couldn't convince Kohli regarding Kumble: Vinod Rai

In 2017, Indian cricket was marred by the controversy surrounding skipper Virat Kohli and then coach Anil Kumble.

Diana Edulji lashes out against CoA: Details here

12 Oct 2019

Diana Edulji lashes out against CoA: Details here

The Supreme Court-appointed Committee of Administrators (CoA) has seen member Diana Edulji not being happy with her colleagues including chairman Vinod Rai.

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).

Sanjay Bangar barges into national selector's room - Details here

04 Sep 2019

Sanjay Bangar barges into national selector's room - Details here

Sanjay Bangar's stint as India's batting coach has come to an end following the conclusion of India's tour of Windies.

BCCI relaxes age fraud rule - Details here

08 Aug 2019

BCCI relaxes age fraud rule - Details here

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Wednesday came up with a decision to relax the punishment given to cricketers for age fraud.

ICC rejects BCCI's appeal, says no Army-insignia on Dhoni's gloves

07 Jun 2019

ICC rejects BCCI's appeal, says no Army-insignia on Dhoni's gloves

In a new development, the ICC has rejected the BCCI's plea to allow former Indian skipper MS Dhoni to don wicket-keeping gloves with Army insignia.

Dhoni asked to remove Army-insignia from gloves, BCCI to appeal

07 Jun 2019

Dhoni asked to remove Army-insignia from gloves, BCCI to appeal

Former Indian cricket team skipper MS Dhoni has been embroiled in a controversy at the ongoing ICC World Cup 2019.

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'.

Hyderabad to host the IPL final on May 12: Reports

22 Apr 2019

Hyderabad to host the IPL final on May 12: Reports

The IPL 2019 has almost reached its business end, but till today, it was still unclear as to where the final would be held.

IPL 2019 matches to begin at 8 PM

08 Mar 2019

IPL 2019 matches to begin at 8 PM

The 12th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) will see matches begin at 8 PM IST.

ICC turns down BCCI's request of boycotting terrorism harboring 'nations'

03 Mar 2019

ICC turns down BCCI's request of boycotting terrorism harboring 'nations'

As per media reports, the International Cricket Council (ICC) has turned down the BCCI's request to boycott ties with nations which harbor terrorism.

Sporting community needs to ostracize Pakistan: CoA's Vinod Rai

24 Feb 2019

Sporting community needs to ostracize Pakistan: CoA's Vinod Rai

The Committee of Administrators (CoA) chief Vinod Rai has stated that Pakistan should be ostracized just like South Africa were earlier banned from international cricket, due to their policy on apartheid.

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.

There will be no opening ceremony for IPL-2019. Here's why

22 Feb 2019

There will be no opening ceremony for IPL-2019. Here's why

In the wake of the Pulwama attack, the Committee of Administrators (CoA) has announced that there will be no opening ceremony in the 12th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL).

World Cup-bound pacers should not be rested in IPL: Nehra

13 Jan 2019

World Cup-bound pacers should not be rested in IPL: Nehra

Former India fast bowler Ashish Nehra has laid out his thought on the talks regarding resting of World Cup-bound pacers during the Indian Premier League 2019 season.

Hardik Pandya, KL Rahul suspended over sexist remarks row

11 Jan 2019

Hardik Pandya, KL Rahul suspended over sexist remarks row

Indian cricketers Hardik Pandya and KL Rahul have been suspended pending an inquiry.

CoA chief Vinod Rai recommends two-match ban on Pandya, Rahul

10 Jan 2019

CoA chief Vinod Rai recommends two-match ban on Pandya, Rahul

Committee of Administrators (CoA) chief Vinod Rai has recommended a two-match ban on Indian cricketers Hardik Pandya and KL Rahul.

Cheteshwar Pujara could be in for an upgraded central contract

05 Jan 2019

Cheteshwar Pujara could be in for an upgraded central contract

Team India's senior batsman Cheteshwar Pujara has been in stellar form in the ongoing Test series against Australia.

WV Raman reportedly appointed coach of Indian women's cricket team

20 Dec 2018

WV Raman reportedly appointed coach of Indian women's cricket team

Sources close to the BCCI have revealed to PTI that WV Raman will be taking over as the coach of the Indian women's cricket team.

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.

Post CIC verdict, BCCI likely to challenge RTI Act

02 Oct 2018

Post CIC verdict, BCCI likely to challenge RTI Act

Yesterday, the Central Information Commission (CIC) gave a verdict that the BCCI must come under the RTI Act.

#IndiaVsWI: Here's why Indore ODI is likely to be shifted

30 Sep 2018

#IndiaVsWI: Here's why Indore ODI is likely to be shifted

The second ODI between India and West Indies on October 24 could be shifted out of Indore due to a tussle between BCCI and Madhya Pradesh Cricket Association (MPCA) for complimentary passes.

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.

Why is Yo-Yo test an important criteria for selection: CoA

25 Jun 2018

Why is Yo-Yo test an important criteria for selection: CoA

The Indian cricket team management may consider the Yo-Yo test as the most important selection criteria.

Indian skipper Virat Kohli to receive Polly Umrigar award

07 Jun 2018

Indian skipper Virat Kohli to receive Polly Umrigar award

Indian cricket team skipper Virat Kohli is set to be felicitated with the Polly Umrigar award for his outstanding achievements in the last two seasons.

All about bad blood between BCCI and CoA

02 Jun 2018

All about bad blood between BCCI and CoA

The BCCI and the SC-appointed Committee of Administrators are at loggerheads over a proposed Special General Meeting this month.

Pataudi lecture controversy: All you need to know

20 May 2018

Pataudi lecture controversy: All you need to know

Controversy has been ruling the world of BCCI and CoA after former English cricketer Kevin Pietersen was selected to deliver the MAK Pataudi lecture.

Women's IPL tourney in next three years: CoA

15 May 2018

Women's IPL tourney in next three years: CoA

The Committee of Administrators (CoA) chief Vinod Rai has stated that the women's Indian Premier League T20 will go ahead in next three years' time.

IPL 2018: Play-offs and final to start at 7 PM

13 May 2018

IPL 2018: Play-offs and final to start at 7 PM

2018 Indian Premier League will see the play-offs, including the final, being held an hour earlier after the Committee of Administrators (CoA) gave their nod.

BCCI recommends Khel Ratna for Kohli, Dronacharya award for Dravid

26 Apr 2018

BCCI recommends Khel Ratna for Kohli, Dronacharya award for Dravid

The BCCI has recommended Indian cricket team skipper Virat Kohli for the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award.

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.

Rajkot or Hyderabad likely venues for India's first Day/Night Test

18 Mar 2018

Rajkot or Hyderabad likely venues for India's first Day/Night Test

Team India is all set to play its first ever Day/Night Test, with Rajkot or Hyderabad likely to get the nod to host the game.

BCCI gives a fitting reply to CoA

17 Mar 2018

BCCI gives a fitting reply to CoA

BCCI secretary Amitabh Choudhary has written a letter to the Committee of Administrators, replying to the 12-pointer list sent earlier by the latter.

The tussle between CoA vs BCCI office-bearers

16 Mar 2018

The tussle between CoA vs BCCI office-bearers

The long battle between the Supreme Court-appointed Committee of Administrators (CoA) and the BCCI office bearers has gotten murkier as the Vinod Rai-led panel decided to curb powers of the three BCCI office bearers.

BCCI's Anti-Corruption Unit to probe Mohammed Shami

14 Mar 2018

BCCI's Anti-Corruption Unit to probe Mohammed Shami

Mohammed Shami, who is facing charges of domestic abuse, is in more trouble as he will now be probed by the BCCI's Anti-Corruption Unit (ACU).

National selectors are still waiting for their contracts

11 Mar 2018

National selectors are still waiting for their contracts

As per the reports, the SC appointed Committee of Administrators (CoA) is yet to offer new contracts to the members of national selection committee.

Police slap non-bailable 'attempt to murder' charge on Mohammed Shami

09 Mar 2018

Police slap non-bailable 'attempt to murder' charge on Mohammed Shami

Cricketer Mohammed Shami has been charged with serious crimes including attempt to murder and criminal intimidation after his wife Hasin Jahan filed a police complaint.

Who are behind Indian cricketers' pay hike?

09 Mar 2018

Who are behind Indian cricketers' pay hike?

Under the BCCI's latest contracts, the salaries of some of the players of the Indian cricket team have increased more than two-fold.