Sunil Gavaskar's sports management company may have decided to shut down its player management wing that had landed him in conflict-of-interest trouble with the Indian cricket board, but the former India captain will continue as the chairman of the company.
Indian men are set to tour South Africa in January 2018, and sources in BCCI confirmed that the women also would head for a bilateral series. Jhulan Goswami and Mithali Raj had wanted more overseas fixtures and bilateral series with foreign teams at home.
Jammu and Kashmir Cricket Association had approached BCCI in July this year requesting it to issue a letter to J&K Bank so that the state association can regularise its frozen account and utilise approximately Rs. 34 crore in its coffers.
The 109-year old vintage Fort Vijay Club has brought to Mumbai Cricket Association’s notice that local authorities have told the club that three of the six pitches would be affected by stage preparations.
Team India’s head coach Ravi Shastri has requested the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) to be much more considerate when it comes to scheduling international matches in order to provide adequate breaks to players and support staff.
Suresh Raina, hailed as the fittest player once, questions were asked about his fitness recently. He tells The Indian Express what Sachin Tendulkar taught him, about his social-media activities, and his comeback goals.
Not only are the teams and coaches making SOS calls to physios and trainers; they are also faced with some players being ruled out on the eve of the match due to injury and a couple who aren't even in the country.