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IOA President Narinder Batra slammed the Sports Ministry for raising “unnecessary issues” about the family members of CWG-bound athletes travelling with them, asking it to apply the same standards of probity for its own bureaucrats.
Beleaguered India pacer Mohammed Shami on Thursday received a fresh lease of life after the SC-appointed Committee of Administrators (CoA) recommended to the BCCI to include him in the list of centrally contracted players.
Indian cricketer Mohammed Shami got a reprieve, as he was cleared by the anti corruption unit (ACU) of Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) of match-fixing charges leveled against him by his wife Hasin Jahan. Shami will be now reinstated in BCCI central contracts and will be handed the B category where he will get Rs 3 crore annually. Earlier, ACU was making its investigation on the charges pressed by his wife of taking money from Pakistani girl named Alishba sent by a UK based businessman ‘Mohammad Bhai’.
Indian cricketer Mohammed Shami has got a major boost after he was cleared by the BCCI of match-fixing charges levelled against him by his wife Hasin Jahan, who had claimed that the cricketer had received unaccounted money from a Pakistani woman.
Ahead of their campaign at the 2018 Commonwealth Games at Gold Coast City, Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty have been given a psychological boost by entering the top 20 of the BWF rankings for the first time in their careers.
National Cricket Academy (NCA) chairman Niranjan Shah has once again protested to acting BCCI secretary Amitabh Choudhary after the latter again called for a meeting of the NCA committee without informing him.
Rahul Dravid’s pearls of wisdom are precious for any young cricketer and talented fast bowler Shivam Mavi is no exception as he is trying to follow the former India captain’s advice: “Focus on the game and riches will follow”.
The Table Tennis Federation of India (TTFI) on Thursday said it is likely to suspend former national champion Soumyajit Ghosh and drop him from the country’s Commonwealth Games squad after an 18-year-old woman levelled allegations of rape against the paddler.