Devendra Pandey


BCCI to defy Lodha panel recommendations
Sat, Oct 01, 2016

The decision was made after the much-awaited special general body meeting was adjourned on Friday.

Don’t put India, Pakistan in same group: BCCI to ICC
Sat, Oct 01, 2016

Though bilateral series have stopped since 2012, India and Pakistan have routinely played each other in multi-nation tournaments like World Cups

At Special General Meeting, BCCI top brass set to go into a huddle
Fri, Sep 30, 2016

If the BCCI does go ahead and implement the Lodha-suggested reforms then Ajay Shirke's appointment as Secretary will be deemed null and void.

‘Secretary replies after nine days, four reminders’
Thu, Sep 29, 2016

Timeline of the events that transpired after July 18 suggested that an uncooperative BCCI tried their best to delay the process.

Lodha Panel Report: Board loses Control of Cricket in India
Thu, Sep 29, 2016

On a day the Supreme Court came down on the BCCI for violations of Lodha Committee recommendations, officials say a few resignations are on the cards.

SS Das was to be India selector, but ‘retirement date’ criteria ruled him out
Sat, Sep 24, 2016

Shiv Sunder Das was ruled out from running as BCCI selector because he hadn't spent five years since retirement from all formats.

Five new India selectors with 13 Tests between them
Thu, Sep 22, 2016

The new selection committee members consist MSK Prasad, Sarandeep Singh, Gagan Khoda, Devang Gandhi and Jatin Paranjpe.

MSK Prasad appointed chairman of selection committee, Ajay Shirke re-elected as BCCI secretary
Wed, Sep 21, 2016

MSK Prasad played six Tests and 17 ODIs for India and has also played 96 first-class and 88 List A matches.

Most selector aspirants want five-member panel: BCCI
Wed, Sep 21, 2016

It's also learnt that close to 72 former cricketers have applied for the men's panel, while 20 have expressed their interest for women's selection committee.

India vs New Zealand: Being strong and fit adds to mental strength, says KL Rahul
Wed, Sep 21, 2016

In a chat with Devendra Pandey, KL Rahul breaks down a few perceptions, speaks about his mindset changes and the influence of Virat Kohli.

BCCI accuses Lodha panel member of leaking reports and creating confusion
Wed, Sep 21, 2016

In his letter, Ajay Shirke goes on to request the Lodha committee to inquire into the matter and take action against the 'source'.

Bowler Praveen Kumar joins Samajwadi Party, nurtures India dreams
Mon, Sep 12, 2016

Praveen Kumar has been out of the Indian team for quite sometime but continues to star in the IPL, playing a vital role for Sunrises Hyderabad.

Snubbed by ICC, BCCI threatens to withdraw from Champions Trophy 2017
Wed, Sep 07, 2016

The latest face-off comes on the back of a burgeoning list of complaints that the Indian board has against the ICC, which is led by former BCCI chief Shashank Manohar.

From maximum city Mumbai, Iqbal Abdullah moves to God’s own country Kerala
Fri, Sep 02, 2016

To play for another team in domestic cricket was not an easy decision, Iqbal Abdullah insists.

India coach Anil Kumble wants strong bench strength
Wed, Aug 31, 2016

Coach Anil Kumble wants the selectors to pick a pool of probables and fringe players across formats who can be put on standby during the home season.

BCCI decides to waive off Chennai Super Kings, Rajasthan Royals IPL franchise fees
Sun, Aug 28, 2016

BCCI decided to settle the issue during their last working committee meeting held in New Delhi a few weeks ago.

Indian cricket board chief selector Sandeep Patil seeks one-year extension
Wed, Aug 24, 2016

As per Indian cricket board’s rules, no selector can hold his position for more than four years.

Lodha panel secretary accused selectors of taking sexual favours: Ajay Shirke
Wed, Aug 24, 2016

Ajay Shirke told the Lodha committee members that the accusations were ‘preposterous’ and nobody with the BCCI had heard of any such incidents.

Duleep Trophy: Big boys to play Day/Night cricket
Tue, Aug 23, 2016

BCCI had originally wanted all their high-profile players to be a part of the tournament but lately has asked them to be a part of the final.

Rajasthan Cricket Association ropes in Gary Kirsten for pre-season camp
Sun, Aug 21, 2016

After being banned two year ago by BCCI, Rajasthan Cricket Association has gone ahead and roped in Gary Kirsten for a fifteen-day camp in Jaipur.

BCCI’s 46-man non-playing team for US T20I series against West Indies
Tue, Aug 09, 2016

This is for the first time ‘non-playing’ contingent would comfortably outnumber the playing squad, likely to have 14 cricketers.

MS Dhoni, Jasprit Bumrah set to join T20I squad for USA series
Wed, Aug 03, 2016

Out of 17 member squad which is in West Indies for four-match Test series, six are likely to return home.

Days before India A’s trip to Australia, skipper Naman Ojha replaced from one-day squad
Tue, Aug 02, 2016

Naman Ojha confirmed he had been replaced and that he would be travelling Down Under later this month for the two unofficial Tests.

Kings may end up without their kingdoms in the Lodha Panel reforms
Wed, Jul 27, 2016

After Lodha panel recommendations, many officebearers in BCCI and state associations are set to lose their roles.

And then there were none: BCCI, state body administrators quit roles in Lodha Panel shakeup
Wed, Jul 27, 2016

Supreme Court ensures that nearly all administrators, in BCCI and with the state associations, have to quit their role.

Coming soon to Florida: India vs West Indies in three T20I games
Wed, Jul 27, 2016

BCCI had originally planned a mini-IPL, with the USA a potential venue, but then had to call it off due to lack of time.

Lodha affect: Sharad Pawar to end his innings as administrator
Mon, Jul 25, 2016

Lodha committee had recommended that no official can be over the age of 70 and there would be no more consecutive terms.

Lalit Modi’s son Ruchir tipped to head Rajasthan Cricket Association (RCA)
Sun, Jul 24, 2016

Having Ruchir run the RCA will not only allow Lalit Modi to pull strings indirectly, but also give back his association their voting rights in the BCCI.

India vs West Indies: Virat Kohli is in favour of selecting KL Rahul
Mon, Jul 18, 2016

The Indian Express has learnt that Virat Kohli is in favour of Rahul, who last appeared in a Test on India’s tour to Sri Lanka last August.

Manoj Prabhakar appointed UP Ranji coach, Heath Streak consultant for academy
Sat, Jul 16, 2016

UPCA decided to give the job to Manoj Prabhakar on the back of his coaching experience, proximity to Kanpur and experience in both batting and bowling.

Lalit Modi plan’s Rajasthan Premier league with retired global stars
Fri, Jul 15, 2016

Lalit Modi is planning to start Rajasthan Premier League which will feature domestic as well as international cricketers.

Anil Kumble brings discipline to Indian team – late for team bus, pay $50
Wed, Jul 13, 2016

This is one of the rules Kumble has enforced since taking charge as India’s head coach.

Age-cheaters beware! BCCI to push for tougher guidelines
Wed, Jul 06, 2016

The authenticity of the birth certificates have often caused headaches in the cricketing fraternity.

Meeting of minds: Anil Kumble dials MS Dhoni and Rahul Dravid
Sat, Jul 02, 2016

Anil Kumble has called for a meeting with Rahul Dravid, NCA coaches, Virat Kohli and MS Dhoni on the sidelines of the ongoing camp in Bangalore.

Forced to shift matches, BCCI wants own stadium
Wed, Jun 29, 2016

Anurag Thakur confirmed the development to The Indian Express and stated that the new stadium would have world-class facilities.

Back to school: BCCI plans to revive university cricket
Tue, Jun 21, 2016

BCCI president Anurag Thakur said that the board’s working committee will discuss how the board can revive University cricket.