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newscricket2 months ago

BCCI appoints Hemang Amin to replace Rahul Johri as interim CEO

Indian Premier League Chief Operating Officer Hemang Amin has been appointed interim chief executive officer (CEO) of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI). BCCI secretary Jay Shah has informed the affiliates in an email on Monday that Amin is going to replace Rahul Johri as the CEO.
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newscricket2 months ago

Reports | BCCI accepts CEO Rahul Johri’s resignation

According to PTI reports, after long speculation, a BCCI official told PTI that the board has finally accepted CEO Rahul Johri’s resignation on Thursday. Johri, who joined BCCI in 2016 had put his papers earlier after CoA had made way for the Sourav Ganguly led side to run the board.
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newscricket4 months ago

Reports | BCCI unlikely to appoint new CFO in near future

Despite the post remaining vacant for more than six months now, the BCCI has no plans to hire a new Chief Financing Officer for the time being. While BCCI CEO Rahul Johri was asked to take back his resignation from the CEO role, it seems like no fresh appointment is in order until the next year.
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newscricket7 months ago

Reports | BCCI's CEO Rahul Johri resigns from his post

BCCI sources have said that Rahul Johri, the first-ever CEO of the Indian cricket board, had resigned some time ago, although it hasn’t been acknowledged officially. Neither Johri himself or the new office bearers like Sourav Ganguly, Jay Shah, or Arun Dhumal are willing to confirm the story. 
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newscricket8 months ago

Virat Kohli has forgotten he has given OK for such hectic schedule, reveals Diana Edulji

Diana Edulji has expressed her surprise at the fact that Virat Kohli complained about the hectic schedule, saying he was the one who had given consent to it when it was formulated. Edulji has further added that FTP wasn’t drafted by the CoA but by the BCCI CEO and the cricket administration head.
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newscricket10 months ago

Bihar Cricket Association writes to Sourav Ganguly reporting illegal activities

Bihar Cricket Association (BCA) president Jagnnath Singh has written to the BCCI president Sourav Ganguly informing him of supposed illegal activities taking place in Bihar cricket. Jagnnath has alleged that the activities are going on under the protection of BCCI GM Cricket Operations Saba Karim.
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newscricketa year ago

Santosh Rangnekar resigns as BCCI's CFO

Santosh Rangnekar, who happens to be BCCI’s first ever Chief Financial Officer, decided to put in his papers on Thursday although he himself refused to comment on the news. Rangnekar is the first of the Board’s professionally-hired old guard to have quit after the BCCI elections last month.
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newscricketa year ago

IPL governing council members to meet for 2020 roadmap

The Indian Premier League (IPL) governing council members will meet at the BCCI headquarters on Tuesday to discuss the roadmap for next year’s edition of the tournament. The meeting will be chaired by former India cricketer Brijesh Patel in newly-elected BCCI president Sourav Ganguly’s absence.
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newscricketa year ago

Need healthy balance of World Cups along with international cricket, states Kevin Roberts

Cricket Australia expresses concern over ICC’s decision to host one flagship tournament each year as it will affect both the BBL and bilateral series. CA chief executive emphasised that there should be a healthy balance between World Cups and international cricket for the betterment of the sport.
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newscricketa year ago

The ICC's revenues have grown significantly and BCCI gets fair share, reveals ICC source

In a rather bizarre series of events, BCCI has been left out of a newly formed working group by the ICC. The group will be working on a new working structure of the global body and BCCI's omission from it is clearly evident of the widening rift between the two major governing bodies.
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