Army insignia

MS Dhoni removes Army insignia from keeping gloves

The ICC turned down a request by the BCCI to allow Dhoni to sport the symbol that gained widespread attention.

published on : 9th June 2019

Fans shows support for MS Dhoni, flaunt 'Balidaan Badge' at Oval

A fan dressed in the Indian tricolour was seen holding a banner with the badge sketched in brown on top against a black background.

published on : 9th June 2019

Before censoring Dhoni, ICC rejected Chris Gayle's request to use 'Universe Boss' logo

Gayle had requested the ICC to allow him to use it for his bat branding but he was informed that he can't use any clothing or sporting equipment for personal message.

published on : 9th June 2019

Virender Sehwag suggests MS Dhoni to display 'Balidan badge' on his bat

The ICC had on June 7 turned down the BCCI's request to allow Dhoni to continue wearing the insignia on his wicket-keeping gloves.

published on : 9th June 2019

ICC World Cup 2019: Will Dhoni & BCCI defy ICC and sport the 'Balidaan' insignia again?

One reason the BCCI, Dhoni and the Indian team might think of doing this is the fact that infringement of the relevant ICC rule, in this case, entails a fine. 

published on : 9th June 2019

Nothing to do with controversy over Dhoni's gloves: Army

Dhoni's gloves sported the "Balidan badge" of the parachute regiment's special force during India's opening world cup match.

published on : 8th June 2019

MS Dhoni's identity is country's identity, BCCI should stand with him: Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju

Decorated former Indian skipper Dhoni was seen sporting an Army insignia on his wicket-keeping gloves in India's opening game of the ongoing World Cup.

published on : 8th June 2019

ICC denies MS Dhoni permission to keep Army insignia on gloves

BCCI had sought permission from the ICC, which eventually cited regulations in denying the permission.

published on : 7th June 2019

Congress backs Dhoni over Army insignia on his glove

Balidaan is a distinct insignia of the special forces, which form part of the Parachute Regiment.

published on : 7th June 2019

World Cup 2019: Fans want MS Dhoni to keep Army insignia on gloves

The insignia was spotted as television replays showed him stumping Phehlukwayo in the 40th over of the innings bowled by Yuzvendra Chahal.

published on : 7th June 2019

Have requested for ICC approval, MS Dhoni not to remove Army insignia: CoA chief

During India's opening World Cup game against South Africa in Southampton, Dhoni's green keeping gloves had a dagger logo embossed, which looked more like an Army insignia.

published on : 7th June 2019

MS Dhoni in England to play cricket, not Mahabharata: Pakistan Minister

The 'Balidaan Badge' or the Army insignia was spotted on Dhoni's gloves as television replays showed him stumping Phehlukwayo in the 40th over of the innings bowled by Yuzvendra Chahal.

published on : 7th June 2019

ICC wants MS Dhoni to remove Army insignia from gloves, asks BCCI to act

'Captain Cool' was spotted sporting the Army insignia during India's opening World Cup ficture against South Africa.

published on : 6th June 2019

MS Dhoni sports Army's 'Balidaan' badge on gloves in World Cup

'Captain Cool' was spotted sporting the Army insignia, which was clearly seen while he stumped Andile Phehlukwayo. The regimental dagger is the insignia of the Indian Para Special Forces.

published on : 6th June 2019