Devendra Pandey


India A vs England: Against quality attack on big stage, Rishabh Pant shows he belongs
Fri, Jan 13, 2017

For the brief period he spent at the crease at CCI, during which he plundered 59 off 36 balls, Rishabh Pant showed that he probably was that good.

With no assurances from state associations, doubts remain over England matches
Fri, Jan 13, 2017

Lodha committee had directed BCCI to obtain written assurance from state associations that there will be no disruption in organising the matches.

Anurag Thakur, Ajay Shirke’s official BCCI E-mail address removed
Wed, Jan 11, 2017

The decision was taken by CEO Rahul Johri as these office bearers no longer hold any post in the BCCI nor are their assistants employees.

Lodha panel wants names of eligible state associations’ office bearers
Tue, Jan 10, 2017

Supreme Court had last week ordered that office bearers who did not meet eligibility norms as per the Lodha Committee, must not hold office.

BCCI ups the non co-operation ante: England warm-up games, India-Bangladesh Test set to be affected
Mon, Jan 09, 2017

BCCI are likely to not agree to the Mumbai Police’s demand for Rs 60 lakh as security cover for the two warm-up games.

BCCI’s units mull breaking away, not giving stadiums for games
Sat, Jan 07, 2017

In a last-ditch effort to create obstacles to the structural changes ordered by SC, BCCI officials are planning an alarming final throw of the dice.

Ranji Trophy: Pros of neutral venues? I can’t name any, says Abhinav Mukund
Fri, Jan 06, 2017

Abhinav Mukund blasted BCCI's neutral-venue experiment and said that he can't think of any positive effect of the experiment.

Ranji Trophy 2016-17: Prithvi Shaw hits 120 to help Mumbai beat Tamil Nadu, qualify for final
Fri, Jan 06, 2017

The setting was slightly different to the many other times Shaw had been in the spotlight and dealt with the challenge displaying maturity way beyond his years.

Ranji Trophy 2016-17: Abhinav Mukund, Baba Indrajith’s tons prop up Tamil Nadu
Thu, Jan 05, 2017

Abhinav Mukund and Baba Indrajith exemplified their team’s two different approaches.

OK, that’s it, says MS Dhoni, quits as ODI, T20 captain
Thu, Jan 05, 2017

Mahendra Singh Dhoni needed just three words to let chairman of selectors MSK Prasad know that he was ready to step down as India’s captain in ODIs and T20s.

The many board battles Anurag Thakur waged, won and lost
Wed, Jan 04, 2017

Anurag Thakur in his first public statement riddled with high praise for BCCI and wished luck as the retired judges will take over after SC's order.

Ranji Trophy 2016-17: The unbearable lightness of being Aditya Tare
Wed, Jan 04, 2017

Being the Mumbai skipper is a crown of thorns, but Aditya has led admirably from the front, this time with a crucial 83.

Ranji Trophy 2016-17: Suryakumar Yadav rises, shines bright
Tue, Jan 03, 2017

Promoted to No.3 in the absence of Shreyas Iyer, Suryakumar Yadav scored well compiled 73 to steady Mumbai’s ship against Tamil Nadu.

BCCI’s top two down; cricket’s non-playing XI panics
Tue, Jan 03, 2017

With Thakur and secretary Ajay Shirke gone, the BCCI has been left like a headless chicken scurrying around in proverbial circles.

Ranji Trophy 2016-17: Tamil Nadu fight; Mumbai fight back
Mon, Jan 02, 2017

Mumbai’s prowess in clutch moments and Tamil Nadu slipping up in big-match moments for the story this season.

Ranji Trophy 2016-17: Tamil Nadu face Mumbai in semifinal
Sun, Jan 01, 2017

Defending champions Mumbai have once again shown how to get the job done as they reach Ranji semis despite firing on all cylinders

It’s graduation time for Mumbai schoolboy Prithvi Shaw
Thu, Dec 29, 2016

Prithvi Shaw's selection to the Ranji squad doesn't come as a surprise. It's natural progression for the boy who has been smashing inter-school records

Bhajan Lal son, ex-MP, sitting MLA, now a cricket dad
Wed, Dec 28, 2016

Watching son play more tense than poll result, says Kuldeep Bishnoi.

Former Haryana Chief Minister Bhajan Lal’s son, Kuldeep Bishnoi, ex-MP, sitting MLA, now a cricket dad
Wed, Dec 28, 2016

Kuldeep Bishnoi admits that watching his son bat gives him more tension than any election result has.

Ranji Trophy 2016-17: Ishan Kishan has Jharkhand on the right path
Tue, Dec 27, 2016

Nadeem takes four wickets before Ishan Kishan scores breezy 86 to steer Jharkhand to their first-ever Ranji semifinal by beating Haryana.

India vs England: R Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja, Jayant Yadav might be rested for ODIs
Mon, Dec 26, 2016

The selectors don't want to take any chances with India scheduled to play Tests against Bangladesh and Australia next year at home.

Ranji Trophy: Harshal Patel’s swing gives Haryana wings
Mon, Dec 26, 2016

Medium-pacer Harshal Patel took four wickets to limit Jharkhand’s gallop, speahearded by Virat Singh's patient hundred.

To reward coach Chandrakant Pandit for Ranji win, Mumbai players suffer pay cut
Sun, Dec 25, 2016

As the money had already been distributed, MCA felt that the required sum should be deducted from the NECC logo money, so that Pandit would receive his share.

Ranji Trophy 2016-17: Jharkhand take control against Haryana
Sun, Dec 25, 2016

For a boy who has scored 4,191 FC runs at an average of 44.58, Ishank Jaggi knows what it feels to return home empty-handed from knockouts.

Ranji Trophy 2016-17: Gujarat recover against Odisha after early blows on a ‘wet wicket’
Sat, Dec 24, 2016

Odisha reduced Gujarat to 71 for six before Chirag Gandhi and Rush Kalaria staged a fightback, helping them to 197 on Day 1.

Ranji Trophy 2016-17: Shahbaz Nadeem takes setbacks in his stride
Sat, Dec 24, 2016

Shahdab Nadeem took another five-wicket haul to reduce Haryana to 251/7 on Day One of Ranji quarters.

With Dhoni as mentor, Ishan Kishan dreams of graduation
Fri, Dec 23, 2016

With 633 runs in 8 games for Jharkhand this season, Ishan Kishan eyes to continue the momentum against Haryana.

‘Hurt’ Sharad Pawar steps down as MCA president
Sun, Dec 18, 2016

MCA has not accepted the resignation as yet and it’s likely that they wouldn’t accept it in their next managing committee meeting.

Sharad Pawar likely to step down as MCA president
Sat, Dec 17, 2016

Sharad Pawar, according to sources, has decided to step aside as he does not want to be in the cross hairs of the Supreme Court.

IPL teams want workshop venue shifted from London to Dubai
Mon, Dec 12, 2016

The first preference of two teams, Delhi Daredevils and Royal Challengers Bangalore, is a venue in India, though the former is also okay with Dubai.

India vs England, 4th Test: Distraught spectators takes to Twitter
Sun, Dec 11, 2016

MCA and BCCI were in for a shock when a spectator took to social media reminding them of the basic facilities for crowds at stadiums hosting games.

Mohammad Azharuddin in the fray for Hyderabad Cricket Association polls, eyes president post
Sat, Dec 10, 2016

However, Mohammad Azharuddin will need the approval of the BCCI’s working committee for his candidature to be cleared.

BCCI faces demand for salary hike from women and junior selectors
Fri, Dec 09, 2016

The women’s selection committee has refused to sign their annual contract and are working under protest.

BCCI reject CEO Rahul Johri’s wish for Italian suits for Indian team
Thu, Dec 08, 2016

Rahul Johri floated the idea of getting new suits in an email to BCCI president Anurag Thakur, secretary Ajay Shirke and other staff members.

India vs England, 4th Test: Police sends Rs 10.26 cr bill to MCA for match security bandobast
Wed, Dec 07, 2016

The invoice sent by Mumbai Police has certainly not gone down well with the MCA as the association feels the price quoted for security is too high.

Hyderabad cricket audit dirt: Freebies, theft, favours
Sat, Dec 03, 2016

The accounting firm was commissioned by the BCCI to conduct a review of the functioning of each state association till March 31, 2015.