THE MCA HAS RECEIVED a formal request from banned cricketer Ankeet Chavan to be allowed to resume his cricket career and the state association will decide on the matter at its managing committee meeting on August 2.
The INDIA A and Australia A cricketers wore black armbands and observed two minutes silence in memory of late former President APJ Abdul Kalam at the start of the second four-day unofficial Test in Chennai today.
THE BCCI TODAY made it very clear that it was not having second thoughts on revoking the ban on former India pacer S Sreesanth and spinner Ankeet Chavan in the wake of a Delhi Court dropping all charges against them
ICONIC CRICKETER Sachin Tendulkar was among a host of dignitaries, who paid homage to late former President APJ Abdul Kalam at his residence here today.
STAR BATSMAN Rohit Sharma knows that he is in a "very tricky position" but wants to utilise the upcoming Sri Lanka tour and the subsequent tour of South Africa at home to cement his spot in the five-day format.
SREESANTH has many reasons to celebrate the most significant one being that he may get a chance to play his favourite sport yet again. The charges of spot fixing of which he was accused of and which also got him banned from playing cricket, they have been dropped by the Delhi High Court.
CONDEMNING THE TERRORIST ATTACK in Punjab's Dinanagar town, BJP MP and Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) secretary Anurag Thakur on Monday said "cricket and terror cannot go hand in hand", thereby placing a question mark over India's upcoming series against Pakistan in December.
A COUPLE OF DAYS after S Sreesanth was exonerated in 2013 IPL spot fixing-case by a Delhi court, a Kerala government body has said that it would throw open the doors of its cricket stadium to the former India medium-pacer despite BCCI's unwillingness to revoke his life ban.
KERALA CRICKET ASSOCIATION today decided to write to the BCCI seeking lifting of the life ban imposed on pacer S Sreesanth who has been discharged by a Delhi court in the IPL-6 spot-fixing case.
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