STOCK MARKET BSE NSE

Srinivasan Urges SC to Reinstate Him as BCCI Chief

Published: 21st November 2014 05:52 PM  |   Last Updated: 21st November 2014 06:36 PM   |  A+A-

N-Srinivasan-PTI-L

N. Srinivasan, urged the Supreme Court on Friday to reinstate him as the president of the cricket board.

MUMBAI: Axed chief of the The Board Of Control For Cricket In India, N. Srinivasan, urged the Supreme Court on Friday to reinstate him as the president of the cricket board.

There is absolutely nothing in the Mudgal report incriminating me,” he said. Also the Chennai Super Kings appealed to the court to not take any action which could lead to the elimination of the team from the Indian Premier League.

On November 17, the apex court announced that Srinivasan was not involved in the match fixing, while his son-in-law, Gurunath Meiyappan, and Rajastan Royals owner, Raj Kundra, were found guilty of betting that could leave CSK and RR face scrapping from the league.

Also, the Mugdal Committee’s reports proved Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s statemnet in the appex court that Meiyappan was just a “cricket enthusiastic and not officially related to CSK” was proved false which can again be a bad news for CSK.

The BCCI has also stood behind N Srinivasan as the Mudgal Committee cleared  him of betting and match fixing allegations. They have also backed the IPL COO Sundar Raman in his legal battle in the Supreme Court.

BCCI had said the charges against Srinivasan were aimed at destabilising the Board. Srinivasan is currently also the Chairman of the International Cricket Council (ICC).



Comments

Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. All the comments will be moderated by the newindianexpress.com editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines.

The views expressed in comments published on newindianexpress.com are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of newindianexpress.com or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. newindianexpress.com reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time.

edexworks
flipboard facebook twitter whatsapp