“Two new groups will be launched in the 2022 IPL,” a Board source instructed PTI.
It is learnt that time at hand is much too brief for even a 9-group IPL following year as an elaborate tender-floating method, increase of matches and making sure that all international player’ international calenders are altered, would be verify to be a herculean task.
T20 cricket in Olympics
In one more big growth, the Board, in basic principle, decided to back again the ICC’s bid for inclusion of cricket, in the T20 format, in the 2028 Los Angeles Olympics “following acquiring some clarifications from the International Olympic Committee”.
“Glimpse, the BCCI is an autonomous physique and it would like to keep its autonomy. Our lawful group is seeking to get a couple clarifications. Certainly, cricket in Olympics is terrific for the recreation. Let’s hope we can go in the appropriate route,” the member, who attended the AGM, stated.
The Board, having said that, did not expose the character of its queries with regards to the subject.
BCCI possible to eliminate USD 123 million in ICC revenue if no tax exemption
The BCCI has determined that if its does not get total tax exemption from the govt of India to host the Entire world T20 following year, as sought by the ICC, then it would concur to deduction from its annual earnings of USD 390 million from the world body.
“We have told the ICC that we will strategy our government for tax rebate but if we never get that exemption, the volume, which is close to USD 123 million, will be deducted from our annual profits, so we will get all around USD 267 million. But India is hosting the 2021 T20 Earth Cup,” the supply stated.
Payment for domestic players
Also, it was made the decision that all to start with-class players, each gentlemen and women, will be suitably compensated for the curtailed domestic season because of to the COVID-19 pandemic.
The BCCI options to get the domestic period underway, after numerous months’ hold off, in January with the Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 championship.
Questioned about the income to be set apart for this, the Board supply mentioned: “The BCCI will give a lump-sum compensation amount to the state models. Now they will attract up their individual checklist and appropriately compensate their male and woman gamers.”
Junior and women’s cricket in the course of IPL
The BCCI has made a decision that women’s tournaments (senior and junior) alongside with age-group tournaments (U-23, U-19, U-16) will be held at the same time at the time of IPL-14 which, in all chance, will be held in India regardless of the pandemic-linked problems.
“We will have at least 1 age-group event in every group and also the women’s tournament all through IPL.”
Shukla gets to be new VP
In other conclusions, veteran Congress chief Rajiv Shukla was formally anointed the Board’s vice president in spot of his protege Mahim Verma from Uttarakhand.
Brijesh Patel will go on as the chairman of the IPL Governing Council.
Ganguly-Shah to be India’s facial area at ICC
It was also learnt that the common physique made a decision in favour of BCCI President Sourav Ganguly continuing as a director in the ICC Board. Secretary Jay Shah will be the alternate director as perfectly as India’s consultant at the Main Govt Committee meets of the global entire body.
Women’s Examination matches
The household deliberated on having women’s Exam matches and there could be a two-Check collection in the offing future yr but a remaining phone in this regard will be taken by the BCCI Apex Council.
GM (Game Advancement) sacked
The BCCI has sacked GM (Video game Enhancement) KVP Rao, who was asked to resign.
When Rao, in a sarcastic letter to condition units, termed leaving BCCI as his “happiest working day”, it is learnt that in typical, his deficiency of appropriate action approach amid the COVID-19 pandemic was a single of the huge motives for his ouster.
Rao, a former Bihar captain, has worked in BCCI for a lengthy time and was the major cricket operations person for domestic cricket.
Retirement age of umpires and scorers elevated to 60
The BCCI’s affiliated scorers and umpires will now retire at 60 alternatively of 55 yrs after the governing entire body ratified the move.
“We believe that that each umpires and scorers are bodily match sufficient like any other profession to continue on till the age of 60 yrs,” the source said.
No discussion on Ganguly’s alleged Conflict of Fascination
There was no discussion on Sourav Ganguly endorsing My11 Circle fantasy gaming app, which is a direct competitor of Aspiration11 — the IPL title sponsor.
“Not a solitary concern was asked and opposite to a certain media report, it was hardly ever a subject matter of dialogue.
“Ganguly is legally in the obvious and as far as asking queries is worried, the BCCI never questioned erstwhile N Srinivasan after his son-in-law was arrested for alleged spot-fixing in 2013. That was way extra grave,” a state device member claimed.