In the order, accessed by IANS, Jain has noted that Ganguly has resigned and as a result the issue of whether there is any 'Conflict of Interest" on the part of Ganguly does not survive for the consideration of the Ethics Officer.
The proposed rule reads: 'A President or Secretary, who has served in such position for two consecutive terms in the BCCI, shall not be eligible to contest any further election without completing a cooling off period of three years'.
Six-time world champion MC Mary Kom on Thursday expressed gratitude to the World Olympian Association (WOA) after it allowed her the use of post-nominal letters 'OLY'.
Former Karnataka cricketers CM Gautam and Abrar Kazi have been arrested by state police's Central Crime Branch (CCB) on charges of spot fixing which took place in the Karnataka Premier League (KPL) final earlier this year.
Taking to Twitter, Kohli shared a picture and wrote: 'What a blessing to be able to visit such divine places with my soulmate. Also thank you everyone for your kind wishes from the bottom of my heart.'
Akhtar was talking about the 2010 spot fixing scandal which resulted in then Pakistan captain Salman Butt and pacers Mohammad Asif and Mohammad Amir getting lengthy bans.
The appointment of Ganguly, who has donned many hats, including presiding over the administration of Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) became the only contender for the top job that was finalised last week.
India skipper Virat Kohli on Tuesday said he has congratulated Sourav Ganguly on becoming the President-elect of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) and is happy over the development.
World champion P.V. Sindhu will aim to return to winning ways when she begins her womens singles campaign at the USD 750,000 French Open badminton tournament, beginning here on Tuesday.
Manpreet Singh and Rani Rampal will lead the respective Indian men's and women's hockey teams at the upcoming Olympic Qualifiers scheduled to take place on November 1st and 2nd at the Kalinga Hockey Stadium in Bhubaneswar.
Sarfaraz Ahmed has been sacked as Pakistan captain in Test and T20I format of the game. While Azhar Ali has been appointed Test captain, Babar Azam will lead Pakistan in T20Is until next year's World T20.
In what seems to be a proud moment for state, Asish Bhwomik of Tripura, who was serving as the Chief Curator of BCCI Eastern Zone, appointed as the Chief Curator of BCCI succeeding Daljit Singh.
At the end of the day, former India skipper Sourav Ganguly is leading the race to be the next BCCI President, while ex-India batsman Brijesh Patel is likely to bag the position of IPL Chairman.
The 25-year-old, on Tuesday, began her quest for a maiden medal from the world event with a thunderous 13-0 win over Rio Olympic bronze medallist Sofia Mattsson of Sweden. Even though it sparked hopes of gold,
Former Pakistan skipper Wasim Akram tweeted: 'They called him the magician for many reasons but when he looked me in the eyes and told me I was going to play for Pakistan for the next 20 years,
Votes by national team captains, national team coaches and selected media, and the fan vote conducted through the FIFA website, are weighted 25 percent each when deciding the final result.
Tripura's chess genius Arshiya Das won a gold and a bronze medal at the Asian School Chess Championship in Uzbekistan capital Tashkent, her coach and FIDE master Prasenjit Dutta said here on Friday.
The BCCI has urged the International Cricket Council (ICC) to urge cricketing nations to boycott countries which sponsor terrorism but no decision has been taken if India should play against Pakistan in the World Cup after the Kashmir suicide bombing.
The tournament, affiliated to All India Football Federation, will be participated by 12 teams from Tripura, Assam, Manipur, Mizoram and Kolkata and the final match is scheduled on 24thFebruary, 2019
In a breath taking soccer encounter, the under 17 Tripura girls team stole the show winning the title on Thursday. The host team won over last year runner’s up Odisha with a distinct score board distance of 4-1.
Odisha played draw against Chandigarh in the group-B first encounter with no goals each; whereas Punjab took on Dadra Nagar with victory of 10-00. In the Group-C face-offs Jharkhand girls stole the show with a knocking score card 03-00.
Sports and Youth Affairs department of Tripura Tribal Areas Autonomous District Council (TTAADC) felicitated the Under-17 footballers of Tripura which defeated Pakistan scoring big in Thailand tournament.
Executive Member of Sports and Youth Affairs of ADC Parikhshit Murasingh welcomed the TTAADC Football team at Agartala Railway Station today which became the best Football team of Asia Continent.
The Indian hockey team's silver medal-winning effort at the Champions Trophy in Breda, the Netherlands, earlier this month has propelled them to the fifth spot in the world rankings, released by the International Hockey Federation (FIH) on Tuesday.