Former BCCI President- Shashank Manohar elected as ‘first independent’ Chairman of ICC

Former BCCI President- Shashank Manohar elected as ‘first independent’ Chairman of ICC

Mumbai: After stepping down from the BCCI’s presidential position on Tuesday, 10th May, the Shashank Manohar was elected as International Cricket Council- ICC’s chairman today on Thursday, 12th May and now he will continue to hold the office of such chairman of ICC till the end of two years. He is reportedly become the first independent chairman to hold such office. Notably, in the process of election of the ICC’s Chairman, the directors of the International Cricket Council each were allowed to nominate one candidate who had to be either…

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BCCI’s President- Shashank Manohar resigns from his position in BCCI and ICC

BCCI’s President- Shashank Manohar resigns from his position in BCCI and ICC

The President of BCCI- Board of Control for Cricket in India resigned his post, he was also the chairman to the International Cricket Council- ICC. Shashank Manohar who took the position after the death of the Jagmohan Dalmiya which was happened in the last year (September). Shashank being fifty- nine year- old had earlier worked as senior lawyer. This being his second term to be the President of the national cricket body, and chairman of International Cricket Council. Earlier it was president to the said body from the year 2008…

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Rio Olympics; Goodwill Ambassador Issue: Now Sachin Tendulkar to be India’s Goodwill Ambassador

Rio Olympics; Goodwill Ambassador Issue: Now Sachin Tendulkar to be India’s Goodwill Ambassador

Indian Sports: The former legendary Indian cricketer- Sachin Tendulkar today, on Tuesday, 3rd May found accepting the invitation of the IOA- Indian Olympic Association and as such now he has shown that he is willing to be a Goodwill Ambassador for the upcoming Rio Olympics. The issue of the said Goodwill Ambassador’s appointment was in little controversy, when earlier the bollywood’s Dabangg actor- Salman Khan was to be appointed for the said designation, as Goodwill Ambassador for the Indian representative sportspersons in this year’s Rio Olympic. With the considering of…

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Rio Olympics 2016: India’s rower Dattu Bhokanal qualifies

Rio Olympics 2016: India’s rower Dattu Bhokanal qualifies

New Delhi: Today, on Monday 25th April, India got good news when country’s rower- Dattu Bhokanal is qualified for the Rio Olympics after winning a silver in the finals of Men’s single sculls at the FISA Asian of this year and also Oceania Olympic Qualification Regatta at Chung- ju in South Korea. It is noted that Dattu Bhokanal who has clocked Seven minutes 07.49 seconds in the Two- Kilometres course for finishing second and as such he qualified for the Rio Olympics 2016. Datuu Bhokanal being only 25 years old…

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Rio Olympics 2016: Salman Khan’s appointment as Goodwill Ambassador hit out by sportspersons like Milkha Singh, Yogeshwar Dutt

Rio Olympics 2016: Salman Khan’s appointment as Goodwill Ambassador hit out by sportspersons like Milkha Singh, Yogeshwar Dutt

New Delhi: After Kanhaiya Kumar, then Yogeshwar Dutt, and now Milkha Singh too seemed today, on Sunday 24th April, following the wrestler- Dutt is his criticism of Salman Khan’s appointment as a Goodwill Ambassador for India’s Rio contingent. Milkha Singh the legend name in the sports, and in his a movie was made, found stated in his words that “IOA (Indian Olympics Association) has taken wrong decision.” He also sought to maintain that India need no ambassador, as “Sportsmen representing nation in Rio Olympics, 2016 are our ambassadors.” Moreover, hitting…

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