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newscricketa month ago

Arun Dhumal confirms BCCI’s request to ECB for two warm-up games ahead of England tour

On Friday, according to reports from the Indian Express, BCCI’s treasurer Arun Dhumal confirmed that BCCI are set to request the ECB for two warm-up games ahead of the five-match series against England. This comes in after India were handed a loss in the World Tet Championship final by New Zealand
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newscricketa month ago

‘Definite possibility’ India could continue concept of fielding two teams, says Arun Dhumal

BCCI Treasurer Arun Dhumal has asserted that the concept of India fielding two teams simultaneously could be a common occurrence in the future, thanks to the challenges posed by the pandemic. Dhumal believes that the concept will not only provide seniors rest, but help other boards financially.
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newscricketa month ago

Playing in The Hundred will help Harmanpreet & Co. fare better in the World Cup, says Arun Dhumal

BCCI Treasurer Arun Dhumal revealed that the board allowed Women’s cricketers to partake in The Hundred in order to gain exposure, and added that the experience will come in handy during the World Cup. Dhumal further was hopeful of staging the Women’s T20 Challenge in the UAE, alongside IPL 2021.
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newscricket3 months ago

Wanted to host IPL 2021 in multiple cities to boost the spirit of the country, reveals Arun Dhumal

BCCI Treasurer Arun Dhumal revealed that the board were pleased with how the England series panned out, and hence wanted to host IPL 2021 across multiple cities to ‘boost the spirit of the country.’ Dhumal confirmed that at no point did the BCCI mull the option of hosting IPL in one city.
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newscricket4 months ago

IPL 2021 | Having crowds in the latter stages will depend on the situation, reveals Arun Dhumal

BCCI Treasurer Arun Dhumal has stated that the BCCI is keeping the option of having crowds for the latter stages of the Indian Premier League open but that will depend on the situation. An official has revealed that crowd has been barred to avoid any untoward incidents ahead of the T20 World Cup.
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newscricket6 months ago

BCCI pushing to get Indian domestic and international cricketers vaccinated, reveals Arun Dhumal

BCCI Treasurer Arun Dhumal has revealed that the BCCI are eager to get both the domestic and international Indian cricketers vaccinated, as it would then allow the board to host tournaments outside the bubble. Dhumal also confirmed that IPL 2021 will almost certainly be held in India.
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newscricket9 months ago

Dream11 IPL Sponsors sign for the Jio Women’s T20 Challenge

Just hours ahead of the inaugural match of the Jio Women's T20 Challenge, BCCI confirmed that Dream 11, who also are the sponsors for the Men's IPL has signed up for the tournament, alongside Tata Altroz, Unacademy, PayTM and CEAT Tyres. IPL's chairman Brijesh Patel confirmed the same.
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newscricketa year ago

Sourav Ganguly, Jay Shah and Arun Dhumal express grief over Chetan Chauhan's death

BCCI's President and Hon'ble secretary, Sourav Ganguly and Jay Shah have expressed their grief over the former Indian opener Chetan Chauhan's death on Sunday. The gritty opener, who passed away on Sunday represented India in 59 innings, scoring 3010 runs during his playing days for the Indian team.
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newscricketa year ago

Will try to host IPL in India before looking for overseas solutions, confirms Arun Dhumal

BCCI treasurer Arun Singh Dhumal has revealed that the BCCI will not move the Indian Premier League outside the country if there is a chance to host it at home. Dhumal also reiterated his stand that the uncertainty of the T20 World Cup has put pressure on everyone associated with cricket.
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newscricketa year ago

BCCI looking to make contingency plans from September, reveals Arun Dhumal

BCCI Treasurer Arun Dhumal has stated that the board is preparing to make contingency plans from September and start planning for the year ahead. Dhumal has also added that the local leagues need little effort in the logistics considering external factors will be minimized to a large extent.
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