Supreme Court proposes Sunil Gavaskar to take over as BCCI interim chief
Supreme Court did not take any decision on the IPL spot-fixing and betting scandal.
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Mar 27, 2014
The Supreme Court of India on Thursday proposed the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) to appoint Sunil Gavaskar or any experienced cricketer as the president of the board in place of the troubled chief N Srinivasan. The court wants Srinivasan to step down as the president.
The Supreme Court of India on Thursday did not take any decision on the Indian Premier League (IPL) spot-fixing and betting scandal, and deferred the hearing on the matter on April 16 after hearing the matter for about three hours.
The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Thursday proposed the Supreme Court to initiate disciplinary proceedings as per the recommendations of the Justice Mudgal Committee reports.
PTI reported, “BCCI gives its proposal before SC assuring it of initiating disciplinary proceedings on the basis of recommendations of Mudgal committee report.”
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