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CAB trying to rope in Kapil as bowling consultant


July 28th, 2012 - 11:42 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 28 (IANS) Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) president Jagmohan Dalmiya said Saturday that the association is trying to rope in India's World Cup winning captain Kapil Dev as ... Read more...

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Sachin to be presented 100 guineas, golden bat by Mamata


May 11th, 2012 - 12:07 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 10 (IANS) Sachin Tendulkar will be presented a golden bat, ball and 100 guineas for scoring a century of international hundreds by West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata ... Read more...

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Vengsarkar, Shiny Wilson presented lifetime achievement awards


April 27th, 2012 - 12:15 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 26 (IANS) Former Indian cricket captain Dilip Vengsarkar and ace middle distance runner Shiny Wilson were Friday presented the lifetime achievements award by the Calcutta Sports Journalists Club ... Read more...

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No word of praise enough for Tendulkar: Dalmiya


March 16th, 2012 - 11:25 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 16 (IANS) Former International Cricket Council (ICC) chief Jagmohan Dalmiya Friday lauded batting great Sachin Tendulkar for scoring a century of centuries in international cricket saying no ... Read more...

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Mamata’s tryst with the Eden


November 17th, 2011 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 17 (IANS) Taking a break from tackling tricky issues of governance, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Thursday spent some time on the cricket field feting Sachin ... Read more...

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Didi comes to Eden, says victory is hers!


November 17th, 2011 - 6:25 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 17 (IANS) Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Thursday descended on the famed Eden Gardens here and feted the Indian cricket team for its emphatic win over the West ... Read more...

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Ticket sales fail to pick up, T-shirts with prayers for Sachin’s feat


November 13th, 2011 - 11:12 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 13 (IANS) Even as ticket sales remained abysmally low, the Jagmohan Dalmiya-led Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) has distributed 100 t-shirts with prayers for Sachin Tendulkar's 100th ... Read more...

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Mumbai now also becomes nation’s cricket capital


April 2nd, 2011 - 11:29 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 2 (IANS) After being acknowledged as the country's commercial capital and entertainment hub, Mumbai has at last found international recognition as the nation's cricket capital by getting ... Read more...

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Dalmiya takes a dig at Pawar


February 25th, 2011 - 12:12 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 24 (IANS) Targeting International Cricket Council (ICC) president Sharad Pawar for Eden Gardens losing out on the Feb 27 India-England World Cup game, Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) chief Jagmohan ... Read more...

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Eden to host a T20 and an ODI


February 24th, 2011 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 24 (IANS) There is at last some good news for the cricket-loving public of Kolkata, who were left disappointed after the iconic Eden Gardens lost out on the crucial World ... Read more...

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BCCI’s agenda against Dalmiya behind Eden fiasco: Kapil


February 14th, 2011 - 12:26 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 13 (IANS) Former Indian skipper Kapil Dev Sunday blamed the "personal agenda" of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) against Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) president Jagmohan ... Read more...

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Eden Gardens likely to host remaining three World Cup matches: ICC


February 8th, 2011 - 9:12 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkata, Feb 8 (ANI): The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Tuesday announced that it was encouraged by the progress made towards completing the necessary construction work at Eden Gardens in Kolkata. The ... Read more...

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ICC team inspects Eden, faces black flags (Lead)


February 8th, 2011 - 12:19 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 7 (IANS) A three-member International Cricket Council (ICC) team Monday inspected the facilities at the Eden Gardens here to see if it was fit to host three World Cup matches ... Read more...

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Ganguly announces retirement from all forms of cricket


February 7th, 2011 - 9:57 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 7 (IANS) Three days after his chances of playing the fourth Indian Premier League (IPL) were dashed, former Indian captain Sourav Ganguly Monday announced his retirement from all forms of ... Read more...

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ICC team inspects Eden facilities, face black flag protests


February 7th, 2011 - 3:54 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 7 (IANS) A group of cricket lovers waved black flags to protest the International Cricket Council (ICC) "robbing" the Eden Gardens of the India-England match, as a three-member team of ... Read more...

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Lorgat regrets Eden losing out on India-England game


February 3rd, 2011 - 2:09 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 3 (IANS) Expressing regret over the iconic Eden Gardens losing the India-England World Cup tie, ICC chief executive Haroon Lorgat wrote an "emotional" mail to Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) ... Read more...

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ICC to inspect Eden Feb 7 for three other matches


January 30th, 2011 - 10:02 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 30 (IANS) After ruling Eden Gardens unsuitable for the Feb 27 India-England World Cup game, the International Cricket Council (ICC) will make an inspection Feb 7 to gauge the venue's ... Read more...

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ICC refuses to grant India-England match to Eden (Lead)


January 30th, 2011 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata/New Delhi, Jan 30 (IANS) Kolkata's hopes of getting back the India-England World Cup match Feb 27 were dashed with the International Cricket Council (ICC) conveying to the Indian cricket board ... Read more...

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Eden will be ready by Feb 5, says Bengal minister


January 30th, 2011 - 8:34 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 30 (IANS) The West Bengal government, which has swiftly moved in to ensure the Eden Gardens gets back the Feb 27 World Cup match, Sunday said less than "five percent" ... Read more...

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Pranab agrees to speak to ICC chief


January 30th, 2011 - 6:29 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 30 (IANS) A day after Cricket Association of Bengal(CAB) chief Jagmohan Dalmiya sought his intervention to bring back the Feb 27 India-England world cup match to the Eden Gardens, ... Read more...

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Eden Gardens WC fiasco: Pranab Mukherjee to meet Sharad Pawar


January 30th, 2011 - 5:35 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkata, Jan 30 (ANI): Union Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee will meet International Cricket Council (ICC) President Shard Pawar over the impasse of holding the India-England World Cup cricket match at the ... Read more...

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Dalmiya meets Pranab on Eden fiasco


January 29th, 2011 - 11:28 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 29 (IANS) Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) president Jagmohan Dalmiya Saturday called on Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee and discussed with him the Eden Gardens fiasco.Dalmiya held a closed-door meeting ... Read more...

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ICC turns down BCCI’s request; Eden’s replacement by Jan 31


January 29th, 2011 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 29 (IANS) The International Cricket Council (ICC) Saturday turned down the Indian cricket board's request to reconsider its decision of taking away the India-England World Cup match from the ... Read more...

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ICC takes away India-England World Cup game from Eden Gardens (Roundup)


January 28th, 2011 - 1:00 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata/New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) Leaving the organisers red-faced, the International Cricket Council (ICC) Thursday ruled Eden Gardens in Kolkata unsuitable for hosting the Feb 27 India-England World Cup tie due to ... Read more...

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Dalmiya seeks ten-day grace, urges board to persuade ICC


January 28th, 2011 - 12:18 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 27 (IANS) Expressing shock over the International Cricket Council's (ICC) decision to take away the Feb 27 India-England World Cup match from Eden Gardens here, Cricket Association of Bengal ... Read more...

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Eden Gardens will not host India-England World Cup match (Second Lead)


January 27th, 2011 - 10:38 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata/New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) In a major embarassment to the organisers, the International Cricket Council (ICC) Thursday ruled out Eden Gardens in Kolkata unsuitable for hosting the Feb 27 India-England World ... Read more...

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Dalmiya should resign from CAB, says long-time opponent


January 27th, 2011 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 27 (IANS) The knives were out for Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) president Jagmohan Dalmiya Thursday, with the International Cricket Council (ICC) ruling out Eden Gardens as the venue for ... Read more...

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Bengal cricket body lashes out at ICC, BCCI


January 27th, 2011 - 7:30 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkata, Jan.27 (ANI): The Jagmohan Dalmiya-led Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) on Thursday lashed out at the International Cricket Council (ICC) and the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) for ... Read more...

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ICC team wants Eden garden work to be completed by Jan 31


January 25th, 2011 - 10:18 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 25 (IANS) With less than a month to go before the World Cup, a three-member International Cricket Council (ICC) team Tuesday carried out a through inspection of the facilities ... Read more...

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West Bengal waives amusement tax for World Cup ties


January 25th, 2011 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 25 (IANS) The West Bengal government has waived amusement tax for the four cricket World Cup matches to be staged at the Eden Gardens in February-March, Cricket Association of Bengal ... Read more...

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Tax waiver sought for World Cup games in Bengal


January 5th, 2011 - 11:45 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 5 (IANS) The Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) Wednesday appealed to the West Bengal government to waive amusement tax on tickets for the upcoming World Cup matches here.CAB president Jagmohan ... Read more...

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Sedate CAB AGM folds up in 40 minutes


July 28th, 2010 - 11:27 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 28 (IANS) In a sharp departure from recent years, there were no fireworks at the Cricket Association of Bengal's (CAB) 79th Annual General Meeting that folded up in 40 minutes ... Read more...

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IPL fiasco: BCCI office bearers cannot take work home


May 4th, 2010 - 1:48 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, May 4 (ANI): Embarrassing gaps in the IPL paper trail have prompted the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) to ban its office bearers from taking key documents home ... Read more...

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Dalmiya denies important IPL papers were missing


April 23rd, 2010 - 2:05 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 23 (IANS) Describing as "most unpleasant" the Indian Premier League (IPL) controversy that has shaken Indian cricket, Cricket Association of Bengal President Jagmohan Dalmiya Thursday scoffed at allegations that the ... Read more...

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Who’s who of Indian politics visit Jyoti Basu


January 7th, 2010 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 7 (IANS) Many political luminaries, among them Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, winged their way to Kolkata Thursday to look up ailing Marxist veteran Jyoti Basu, in a critical condition ... Read more...

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