Atreyo Mukhopadhyay

Faking charge against Bihar cricket player

It has not been an entirely smooth domestic cricket season. At the start, there was an eligibility controversy, which saw eight players from Puducherry disqualified.

20 Feb 2019

ICC World Cup 2019: ODI wins in South Africa, Australia and New Zealand put Kohli and co. psychologically ahead

As the 12th cricket World Cup dawns on the horizon, the Indian team seems to radiate a feeling that it dreams big.

19 Feb 2019

Cough syrup blamed after teen tests positive

Doping is an old menace in global sports. Not often do the young get dragged into this.

16 Feb 2019

Tripura HC nod & axe for administrator

These are strange times in Indian cricket. There is no certainty over elections in the BCCI or in the state bodies.

15 Feb 2019

PCA left in a fix over free tickets for Mohali ODI

According to PCA officials, around 6,000 tickets used to be given as complimentary for ODIs in Mohali.

14 Feb 2019

Barrier-breaker from northeast

Curfew following unrest over the proposed Citizenship Amendment Bill has crippled life in Imphal over the last few days.

14 Feb 2019

Hearing delayed, states feel the heat

Things are becoming tougher for state associations under the BCCI, with no end in sight in their tussle with the Supreme Court appointed Committee of Administrators.

06 Feb 2019

Uncommon sight, common problem as pelicans fly with plastic in mouth

The water bodies in and around Chennai attract birds of a wide variety. Nature lovers flock to some these places on weekends.

06 Feb 2019

Chennai Bird Race: Birds of the same feather will soon flock together

According to the website eBird India, 509 of the 1,330 avian species seen in the country can be found in Tamil Nadu.

23 Jan 2019

CoA election nod for Assam, Vidarbha irks other units

The list of grievances against Committee of Administrators ke­eps growing.

22 Jan 2019

Mahendra Baahubali

On the countdown to another World Cup, MS Dhoni seems to have completed a small full circle in a career that has just completed 14 years. 

19 Jan 2019

Koffee With Karan row: Out of 11 matches already, wait gets longer for Pandya and Rahul

The Supreme Court said on Thursday it will hear after a week among other things the appointment of ombudsman to rule on the duo, after PS Narsimha takes over as new amicus curiae.

18 Jan 2019

Old guard joins new to seek CoA ouster

It has been learnt that Srinivasan was active in making the meeting happen, which some members had been thinking of having for some time.

13 Jan 2019

No play if no pay, Kerala Cricket Association writes to administrators

KCA is saying that running the game is not possible unless it starts getting infrastructure subsidy.

10 Jan 2019

Umpires no-balled on multiple counts

In a semi-lawless state for a while, the BCCI is a clueless body these days.

23 Dec 2018