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Jay Shah takes over as Asian Cricket Council President

Board of Control for Cricket in India Secretary Jay Shah has taken over the role of president at the Asian Cricket Council (ACC), replacing Najmul Hasan Papon. BCCI Treasurer Arun Dhuman has confirmed the news in a tweet, wishing him all the best for the new role and new challenges that lay ahead.
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newscricketa month ago

BCCI to stage Vijay Hazare, women's one-dayers and Vinoo Mankad Trophy

After successfully hosting the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) will now organise Vijay Hazare trophy, Women's One-dayers and Vinoo Mankad Trophy. Late on Friday, it was confirmed to the state associations about staging the various domestic tournaments.
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newscricketa month ago

Ranji Trophy fate on line as BCCI gears up for important Apex Council meeting

The BCCI Apex Council will meet on Jan 17 to decide the future of Ranji Trophy as sources suggest that the board is looking for a curtailed season in the same six bio-bubble created for the SMAT. It has also been reported that it will be a two-phase tournament, with the league phase before the IPL.
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newscricket2 months ago

‘Stable’ Sourav Ganguly to be discharged on January 6; angioplasty deferred to a later date

The Woodlands Hospital CEO Dr Rupali Basu has confirmed that Sourav Ganguly’s condition is ‘stable’ at the moment and he will be discharged on January 6. A group of doctors, in charge of Ganguly, have decided that angioplasty can be deferred to a later date and will be done in a few days or weeks.
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newscricket2 months ago

IND vs AUS | Sourav Ganguly, Jay Shah working on plans to improve India’s performance, asserts Rajeev Shukla

BCCI Vice-president-elect Rajeev Shukla has reckoned that Sourav Ganguly and Jay Shah are currently devising a plan to improve Indian team’s batting performance in Australia. Shukla has also rubbished the notion about Rahul Dravid flying to Australia saying the team will do better next time.
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newscricket2 months ago

BCCI AGM to be held at Motera Stadium; Representatives to undergo Covid test

The BCCI’s 89th Annual General Meeting (AGM), which will take place on December 24, will be held at the Motera Stadium in Ahmedabad, BCCI secretary Jay Shah has told the representatives. The members, in the meeting, are set to discuss the all-important topic of inducting two new IPL teams.
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newscricket2 months ago

2020/21 domestic season to kick off on January 10 with Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy

BCCI's Secretary Jay Shah, in an email written to all state boards, has confirmed that the 2020/21 Indian domestic season will kick-off with the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy on January 10. While the venues are yet to be finalized, the teams are expected to assemble to the venues on January 2.
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newscricket3 months ago

IND vs ENG | India to kick off England series with first Test at Chepauk from February 5

On Thursday, the BCCI confirmed the long-awaited schedule for the four-match Test series with England, which would then be followed by five T20Is and three ODIs. BCCI also confirmed that the third game in Ahmedabad will be under lights while the same venue will play host to five T20Is as well.
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newscricket3 months ago

IND vs ENG | New Motera Stadium ready to host England from February 24, reveals Jay Shah

BCCI’s secretary Jay Shah has revealed that the New Motera Stadium in Ahmedabad is ready to host the visiting England side during India’s home Test series in March 2021. ESPNCricinfo also reported that Ahmedabad and Chennai would be two of the venues for the Test and T20I series against England.
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newscricket3 months ago

Sourav Ganguly and Jay Shah set to continue till January after SC moves hearing

The Supreme Court, on Wednesday, pushed the hearing for the proposed amendment for Sourav Ganguly and Jay Shah’s continuation in their respective posts. With the hearing set to January, the two are likely to continue untill January before a decision is taken regarding their position.
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