NEW DELHI - he R.M. Lodha committee on Monday recommended the sacking of all office bearers of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) and its state associations while also suggesting the appointment of former Home Secretary G.K. Pillai as an observer in the apex body. In a fresh status report filed to the Supreme Court, the panel asked that Pillai be appointed as observer with power to appoint an auditor,
NEW DELHI - The India-New Zealand One-Day International (ODI) series was the highest-rated bilateral ODI cricket series in the last three years, principal broadcasters Star Sports announced on Monday. The ODI series against the Kiwis delivered 7,397 (‘000) average impressions on the network, surpassing last year's India-South Africa series which secured 6,153 (‘000) average impressions. The average impressions are measured...
NEW DELHI - A new book focussing on development of football at the grassroots level, written by global governing body FIFA's Regional Development Officer for South and Central Asia Shaji Prabhakaran, was launched here on Monday. Titled "Back To The Roots, A definitive Guide To Grassroots and Football Development", the book was launched in the presence of the All India Football Federation (AIFF) President Praful Patel,
DUBAI - International Cricket Council (ICC) general manager Geoff Allardice on Thursday said India's head coach Anil Kumble played an important role in convincing a reluctant Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) to adopt the Decision Review System (DRS) on a trial basis in the upcoming home Test series against England. India will be using DRS in the upcoming five-Test series, and then ICC will hold a meeting in early February...