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Cricket Controversy: Rohit Sharma Defines His Role As Captain But Questions Remain Over Virat Kohli Sacking

Dec 09, 2021 Koushik Paul

Virat Kohli was unceremoniously stripped off as India’s ODI captain on Wednesday. Rohit Sharma will now lead India in both limited-overs formats -- T20 and ODIs.

Indian Cricket's Captaincy Conundrum: Sourav Ganguly Explains Why Virat Kohli Sacked As ODI Skipper

Dec 09, 2021 PTI

Rohit Sharma, who succeeded Virat Kohli as T20 captain, was named India's ODI captain on Wednesday. Ganguly said he had asked Kohli not to step down as T20 captain!

In Exhibition Cricket Match, Jay Shah’s XI Beats Sourav Ganguly’s XI In A Thriller

Ahead of Sunday’s BCCI Annual General Meeting in Kolkata, secretary Jay Shah’s team pipped president Sourav Ganguly’s XI by just one run at iconic Eden Gardens. The match was played 15-overs-a-side.

BCCI AGM: Clarity On India’s South Africa Tour, T20 World Cup Debacle Among 24-Point Agenda

Dec 03, 2021 PTI

Although the BCCI top brass is confident of India's tour of South Africa going ahead as planned, the emergence of the Omicron virus has triggered widespread alarms all over the world. The variant was detected and flagged to the world by South Africa.

Omicron Threat: Virat Kohli Expects Clear Picture In Next Few Days Ahead Of South Africa Tour

Although several sporting events have been cancelled due to the Omicron threat in Africa, the BCCI are confident that India's tour of South Africa starting December 17 is on as per schedule.

01 December, 2021

Omicron Threat: We Still Have Time To Decide On India’s Tour Of South Africa - Sourav Ganguly

Outlook Web Bureau

The new Covid-19 variant Omicron had already impacted several sporting events in Africa. India are scheduled to play three Tests, three ODIs and four T20 internationals during the tour which starts from December 17.

26 November, 2021

Shreyas Iyer Joins Elite Club With Century On Test Debut Vs NZ – Full List Of Indian Cricketers


Shreyas Iyer becomes the 16th Indian to score a century on Test debut which includes current BCCI president Sourav Ganguly in the list. Iyer's 105 off 171 balls was studded with 13 fours and two sixes.

17 November, 2021

VVS Laxman Sacrificed Lucrative Deals To Take Up NCA Job, Says BCCI Chief Sourav Ganguly


According to Sourav Ganguly, Laxman gave up his IPL mentorship contract with SRH, lucrative commentary deals and others assignments.

17 November, 2021

Sourav Ganguly Replaces Anil Kumble As ICC Men’s Cricket Committee Chairman


Former Indian captain Anil Kumble and also one of the legends of the game stepped down after serving a maximum of three, three-year terms.

14 November, 2021

BCCI AGM: India's T20 World Cup Show, NCA Chief Appointment, Selectors' Term Renewal On Agenda


There will also be an election of two new governing council members but it is understood that in the end it could be a unanimous decision.

12 November, 2021

Sourav Ganguly Is My Buddy, We Have Enough Mutual Respect: Ravi Shastri

Outlook Web Bureau

Ravi Shastri opened up on his equation with Sourav Ganguly. They have a love-hate relationship.

27 October, 2021

IPL Controversy: Why BCCI Sourav Ganguly Has To Step Down As ATK Mohun Bagan Director

Soumitra Bose

ATK Mohun Bagan is owned by Sanjiv Goenka-led RPSG Group, which will now own an IPL team based out of Lucknow.

26 October, 2021

Rahul Dravid Applies For India Head Coach's Post; VVS Laxman In Fray For NCA?


Reports also claimed that Rahul Dravid is the first and only choice of BCCI president Sourav Ganguly and secretary Jay Shah.

23 October, 2021

No Need To Harp On Quitting India T20 Captaincy, Says Virat Kohli


Kohli refused to provide fodder to controversy seekers on his decision to quit T20 captaincy after the T20 World Cup 2021.

22 October, 2021

Did BCCI Pressure Virat Kohli To Quit As India's T20 Captain? Sourav Ganguly Clarifies


Ganguly felt that there is nothing wrong in having Mahendra Singh Dhoni as the 'Team Mentor' as he has won three ICC trophies.

22 October, 2021

England Vs India: 'Suspended' Old Trafford Test Rescheduled To July 2022


England cricket board announced that the game has been moved to Edgbaston and will be part of India's white-ball tour.

19 October, 2021

Pakistan Cricket Board, BCCI Need To Be Friends Before Any Bilateral Series: Ramiz Raja


PCB chairman Ramiz Raja personally met BCCI president Sourav Ganguly and secretary Jay Shah on the sidelines of the ACC meet in Dubai recently.

16 October, 2021

Indian Cricketers Need To Show Maturity To Win ICC T20 World Cup: BCCI Boss Sourav Ganguly


India will open their ICC T20 World Cup 2021 campaign with a Super 12 fixture against arch-rivals Pakistan on October 24.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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