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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PIL against BCCI quashes by Madras HC saying petitioners attempt to interfere in internal activities

PIL against BCCI quashes by Madras HC saying petitioners attempt to interfere in internal activities

Chennai: Yesterday, on 18th April, a Public Interest Litigation which was brought up before the honourable Madras High Court against the BCCI- Board of Control for Cricket in India, quashed by the court, saying the same was a clear attempt to interface into the daily activities of the BCCI. Honourable Madras High Court’s concerned bench of Chief Justice- S. K. Kaul and Justice- S. Vaidyanathan was considering the plea filed by R. K. Raghavan- the former IPS officer and other seven against BCCI. The petitioner- former IPS officer and others…

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Bombay High Court to BCCI: Shift the IPL Matches after April 30, out of Maharashtra

Bombay High Court to BCCI: Shift the IPL Matches after April 30, out of Maharashtra

Mumbai: The honourable Bombay High Court today on 13th April, Wednesday directed the shifting of the Indian Premier League matches after 30th day of this April out of Maharashtra citing the reasons of drought in the state. The High Court’s concerned bench of the Justice- V. N. Kamade and Justice- M. S. Karnik made this decision in connection with the PIL- Public Interest Litigation. While hearing this PIL regarding the matches being held in the State, despite the drought, the court decided that the remaining all thirteen matches should not…

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Bombay High Court asks the BCCI to consider shifting some IPL events out of Pune, if it can

Bombay High Court asks the BCCI to consider shifting some IPL events out of Pune, if it can

Mumbai: Yesterday, on Tuesday 12th April, the honourable Bombay High Court asked the Board of Control for Cricket in India- BCCI to consider, if it can, the shifting of some of the Indian Premier League cricket events out of Pune, Maharashtra. The said decision was made by the high court’s concerned bench comprising of Justice- V. M. Kanade and Justice- M. S. Karnik while they were hearing a Public Interest Litigation- PIL which was filed by the Non- Governmental Organisation- Loksatta Movement and Foundation for the Democratic Reforms. In the…

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