gca

Goa cricket body expels former head’s son for six years


June 25th, 2012 - 3:07 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, June 25 (IANS) The Goa Cricket Association (GCA) has expelled Ranji player Ganeshraj Narvekar for six years after he was accused of forging a birth certificate to play in ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Congress candidate to be booked for giving away cricket kits


January 23rd, 2012 - 9:05 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Jan 23 (IANS) Election officials here are in the process of filing a complaint against Congress candidate and Goa Cricket Association (GCA) president Dayanand Narvekar for distributing cricket kits ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Goa Congress candidate being probed for model code violation


January 9th, 2012 - 11:49 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Jan 9 (IANS) Congress candidate Dayanand Narvekar, a former vice president of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), is being probed for violating the code of ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Goa cricket officials interfering in U-19 selection: Coach


December 7th, 2011 - 7:26 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Dec 7 (IANS) Former Ranji player and coach of Goa's under-19 cricket team Avinash Aware has complained that Goa Cricket Association (GCA) officials are interfering in the selection of ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Goa cricket chief evasive over match-fixing angle


November 9th, 2011 - 7:18 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Nov 9 (IANS) Is there a match-fixing angle to Goa's cricket captain not accepting the challenge of scoring 130 runs in 19 overs against Maharashtra in a Ranji Trophy ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Whistleblower blames Goa government of victimisation


April 15th, 2011 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, April 15 (IANS) A whistleblower who exposed a forgery scam involving a former Board of Cricket Control of India (BCCI) vice president Friday said the Goa government was victimising ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Black marketeers have field day at India-Australia quarterfinal


March 24th, 2011 - 11:52 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, March 24 (IANS) Heightened security did not deter black marketeers from having a field day at the Sardar Patel Stadium here during the India-Australia World Cup quarterfinal Thursday.The ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Motera eagerly awaits Tendulkar’s 100th century


March 24th, 2011 - 3:24 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, March 24 (IANS) The International Cricket Council (ICC) might have planned a fairytale final for Sachin Tendulkar at his home ground, the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai April 2, ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

‘Goa home minister mute spectator to police-drug nexus’


December 28th, 2010 - 3:15 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Dec 28 (IANS) A Congress legislator and top cricket official in Goa Tuesday said state home minister Ravi Naik and the police chief were mute spectators when it came to handling ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Construction of cricket stadium in Goa halted


December 28th, 2010 - 2:57 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Dec 28 (IANS) The construction of an international cricket stadium, allegedly in violation of environment norms by the Goa Cricket Association (GCA), has been halted following a public interest litigation filed ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Goa Premier League kicks off despite BCCI threat (Lead)


December 24th, 2010 - 5:38 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Dec 24 (IANS) The controversial Goa Premier League (GPL) cricket tournament kicked off Friday, despite the Board of Cricket Control of India (BCCI) calling the event 'illegal' Thursday evening."The outstation players ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Goa Premier League kicks off despite BCCI threat


December 24th, 2010 - 2:45 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Dec 24 (IANS) The controversial Goa Players League (GPL) cricket tournament kicked off Friday, despite the Board of Cricket Control of India (BCCI) calling the event 'illegal' in a statement Thursday ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Gujarat chemical units sign MOU with Indo-African chamber


December 17th, 2010 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Dec 17 (IANS) The Gujarat Chemical Association (GCA) Friday signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Indo-African Chamber of Commerce and Industries (IACCI) for promoting bilateral trade, especially for the ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Called off, but Goa ODI in duplicate tickets row


October 29th, 2010 - 1:53 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Oct 29 (IANS) The India-Australia one-day cricket match in Goa that was called off has nevertheless attracted controversy over allegations of tickets having been duplicated.Washed out due to improper ground conditions ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

ICC unveils state-of-the-art Global Cricket Academy in Dubai


October 13th, 2010 - 3:37 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Oct 13 (ANI): The International Cricket Council Global Cricket Academy (ICC GCA), comprising state-of-the-art cricket facilities for international as well as local cricketers, has been launched in Dubai.Initially announced as a ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Heavy rains inundated Sardar Patel stadium in Ahmedabad


August 10th, 2010 - 12:41 pm ICT by ANI
Ahmedabad, Aug 10 (ANI): International cricket venue Sardar Patel stadium at Motera here was inundated with over six feet deep water logged in it following heavy rains in the last two days.Speaking ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Gujarat cricket body distances from IPL controversy


April 15th, 2010 - 11:20 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, April 15 (IANS) Amit Shah, vice chairperson of the Gujarat Cricket Association (GCA), chose to distance the state's premier cricket body and Chief Minister Narendra Modi from the raging ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Chandigarh set to party at Saturday carnival


November 26th, 2009 - 12:25 pm ICT by IANS
By Alkesh Sharma Chandigarh, Nov 26 (IANS) Goofy, Minnie Mouse, a slew of sea creatures, all brought alive in colourful floats, will go around this city Saturday, kicking off a two-day carnival. Almost ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Goa court acquits Scarlett’s boyfriend


November 25th, 2009 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Nov 25 (IANS) The Goa Children's court (GCC) Wednesday acquitted Julio Lobo, who was said to be the boyfriend of slain British teenager Scarlett Keeling. Julio had been charged under the ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Tendulkar celebrates 20 years in cricket with family, teammates


November 15th, 2009 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Nov 15 (IANS) Sachin Tendulkar spent Sunday with his family and teammates here, celebrating his 20 years in international cricket. Tendulkar's wife Anjali flew in from Mumbai to be with ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Narendra Modi becomes Gujarat Cricket Association chief


September 15th, 2009 - 2:57 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Sep 15 (IANS) Chief minister Narendra Modi was Tuesday elected unopposed as the president of the Gujarat Cricket Association (GCA). Modi replaced Narhari Amin, who has led the GCA ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Gujarat cricket will be professionalised, says Modi


September 15th, 2009 - 2:35 pm ICT by ANI
Gandhinagar (Gujarat), Sep.15 (ANI): Ending the Congress party's domination of the Gujarat Cricket Association (GCA) by taking over the presidency of the outfit, state Chief Minister Narendra Modi said on Tuesday ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Narendra Modi takes over as Gujarat Cricket Association president


September 15th, 2009 - 1:48 pm ICT by ANI
Ahmedabad, Sept 15 (ANI): Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi has taken over as the president of the Gujarat Cricket Association (GCA).Modi, who was elected unopossed, takes over from Narhari Amin.The ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Black money demand thwarting stadium: Goa cricket chief


May 12th, 2009 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, May 12 (IANS) Goa Cricket Association (GCA) president and former finance minister Dayanand Narvekar Tuesday said demands by real estate developers for payment of crores of rupees in "black money" had ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

‘Modi sought cheap publicity while mooting IPL during polls’


March 23rd, 2009 - 9:57 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, March 23 (IANS) The Gujarat Congress Monday said Chief Minister Narendra Modi was aiming for "cheap publicity" while suggesting IPL matches in Ahmedabad during the Lok Sabha polls despite security ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Gujarat cricket boss faces dissidence


March 29th, 2008 - 3:28 pm ICT by admin
Ahmedabad, March 29 (IANS) Even as Sardar Patel stadium in Motera is decked up to host the second Test between India and South Africa starting Tuesday, there seem to be disquieting developments ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Subscribe