The ‘draw’ ICC prepares is hardly a random draw of lots. It’s designed to ensure the arch-rivals face each other in a tournament
Anil Kumble was appointed in June last year and began his stint with a 2-0 Test series victory in West Indies.
The meeting has been scheduled on May 29 as part of an attempt to resolve the issues between the two boards.
The BCCI is looking for an out-of-court settlement with the scrapped IPL franchise Kochi Tuskers Kerala (KTK).
The BCCI reiterated that bilateral cricket with Pakistan was subject to Government approval, something that was not in the board’s control.
CoA will ask for a rethink on removal of voting rights to the three government-run bodies and suggest to have CAG as a BCCI member.
Former BCCI and ICC boss N Srinivasan’s presence through Skype at the BCCI Special General Meeting raised a few eyebrows as it appeared.
Around 23 members have already signed in favour of writing a letter to the ICC seeking course correction.
The Supreme Court-appointed Lodha Committee had earlier issued guidelines, suggesting that the panel of administrators should not be over the age of 70.
On January 2, the apex court had removed Ajay Shirke and BCCI president Anurag Thakur from their respective posts.
Supreme Court will also replace the top brass of BCCI with a panel of administrators.
Racing against time to get their books in order before SC’s order on reforms recommended by Justice R M Lodha, the Indian board has its hands full.
The BCCI technical committee has already put forward the proposal to play the Duleep Trophy matches in the coming season with under lights.
Anurag Thakure also said that BCCI has earmarked Rs 100 crore for ‘Go Green’ initiative and looking forward to convert existing stadia into green stadia.
Deaf Cricket Society (DCS) officials met Anurag Thakur and congratulated him for becoming the president of BCCI.