Another point will be the inclusion of new players in the central contract of BCCI. Also, the status of Gross Revenue Share (GRS) paid to players (international and domestic) will come up for discussion.
The BCCI decided to scrap neutral venues format after the 2016-17 season proved to be a nightmare for the players and officials with tales of cricketers struggling to food, sharing hotel rooms, hitch-hiking and even enduring uncomfortable bus rides.
BCCI Technical Committee headed by Sourav Ganguly has decided to bring the Ranji Trophy back to its old home and away format. The roll back was expected since the experiment faced criticism at the captains’ conclave earlier this year.
It is reliably learnt that MCA isn’t happy with Chandrakant Pandit’s “attitude issues” and have already begun the search for a new coach.
Nayar did his bit and organised team-bonding sessions such as casino games, watching motivational movies, and occasional pub visits too.
DHawal Kulkarni’s first day four-for left Saurashtra tottering at 192 for the loss of 8 wickets after the first day ended.
Saurashtra up against 40-time winners Mumbai in Ranji final; Jaydev Unadkat vs Shradul Thakur can be interesting subplot.
Under Aditya Tare, Mumbai overcome Dhawal Kulkarni setback to reach their 45th Ranji Trophy final.
Mumbai progressed into the Ranji Trophy final after beating MP on their first innings lead. They face Saurashtra in the final on Feb 24.
For most part of the innings, Suryakumar Yadav kept the good balls away, and looked intent at constructing a typical disciplined Test match innings.
Saurashtra dished out a dominant performance to thrash Assam by 10 wickets and seal a spot in Ranji Trophy final.
Away from the spotlight, Assam have been scripting an against-the-odds heartening tale.
Arup Das’s all-round efforts helps north-eastern side trounce Punjab; seals Ranji semis spot for first time.
Rameez Khan, a left-handed all-rounder who made his debut in 2011, is a regular member of the Ranji team, his father Mohammed Khan — is now a selector of Under-23 team.
Karnataka lost their league game against Maharashtra by 53 runs after set a victory target of 293 runs.