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Chander Shekhar Luthra

  • Conflicting claims: None of the 16 names cited by BCCI have a conflict of interest like N Srinivasan

    Nearly 48 hours after the BCCI submitted before the Supreme Court a list of individuals with conflicts of interests, only Sunil Gavaskar openly refuted the claims. Apart from Gavaskar, the BCCI named former India players Sourav Ganguly, Anil Kumble, Ravi Shastri, Lalchand Rajput (name taken twice...

    Friday, 19 December 2014 - 7:30am
  • BCCI drags Sunil Gavaskar, Sourav Ganguly in conflict of interest list

    * Final round of arguments complete * Supreme Court reserves verdict

    Thursday, 18 December 2014 - 7:15am
  • Heavens won't fall if BCCI officials don't own teams: Supreme Court

    On Wednesday, BCCI president-in-abeyance N Srinivasan will get one last chance to prove that his conflict of interest is not harming the game of cricket. This after the Supreme Court court came down heavily on the cricket body's top brass, observing that "heavens won't fall" if BCCI officials do...

    Wednesday, 17 December 2014 - 7:25am
  • IPL COO was only watching fun, says Supreme Court

    The Supreme Court on Monday pulled up Indian Premier League chief operating officer (COO) Sundar Raman and said that he did not do his job properly and appeared to be only interested in serving the VVIPs during the course of matches. The court also decided to examine the controversial amendment in...

    Tuesday, 16 December 2014 - 7:30am
  • Conflict of interest: World hockey body exposes N Srinivasan's defence

    N Srinivasan dragged Sunil Gavaskar, Ravi Shastri, Sourav Ganguly, Rahul Dravid, Anil Kumble and a few others to defend himself in the conflict of interest issue in the Supreme Court recently. However, not a single cricket legend raised his voice against the suspended BCCI president.

    Saturday, 13 December 2014 - 7:25am
  • Is Mahendra Singh Dhoni the mysterious number 2 in Mudgal committee report?

    Gurunath Meiyappan, who is the main suspect in the IPL betting scam, was a daily visitor to the hotel room of MS Dhoni, the captain of Chennai Super Kings, who is listed as ‘Individual No 2’ in the Mudgal Committee report, dna has reliably learnt. Justice Mukul Mudgal panel-appointed investigator...

    Thursday, 11 December 2014 - 10:40am
  • BCCI president or CSK owner? Choice is N Srinivasan's, says Supreme Court

    The Supreme Court on Tuesday observed that N Srinivasan should make a choice between being BCCI president and owning IPL franchise Chennai Super Kings. "If you wish to contest as president, your investment is endangered. If you don't fight the elections, your investment is safe," the two-judge...

    Wednesday, 10 December 2014 - 5:33am
  • Federer fever warms up Delhi winter

    “Please let us sit here close to the court. We have paid Rs 17000 each just to watch Federer,” a couple pleaded with IPTL media manager who was asking them to leave the media enclosure here at the Indira Gandhi Indoor Stadium on Saturday.

    Sunday, 7 December 2014 - 10:17am
  • What pollution? I saw the sun here after so many days, says Ana Ivanovic in Delhi

    Coming to one of the world's most polluted city to play some fun-filled tennis during the off season, world No. 5 and 2008 French Open winner Ana Ivanovic is more interested in making friends while preparing for the new season rather than practising alone in one frosty corner between central and...

    Sunday, 7 December 2014 - 5:30am
  • Government writes to AIBA, requests leniency for Sarita Devi

    The sports ministry on Wednesday shot off a letter, in support of boxer Sarita Devi, to the International Boxing Association (AIBA) requesting leniency in her punishment for refusing bronze medal during the recent Asian Games. The move comes with less than a week after cricketing great Sachin...

    Thursday, 4 December 2014 - 6:30am