New Delhi: Former Indian pacer Roger Binny is set to replace Sourav Ganguly as the president of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) in the next elections. However, Jay Shah is likely to continue as the secretary.
According to sources, there will be big changes in the Indian Premier League setup as well. Arun Dhumal is likely to be the next chairman of the IPL.
Rajeev Shukla is a strong contender to continue in the post of vice president. A big change is expected in the post of treasurer as Ashish Shelar is expected to be elected for the place vacated by Arun Dhumal.
The BCCI’s Annual General Meeting (AGM) will take place in Mumbai on October 18.
The final list of executive members as per sources:
BCCI president: Roger Binny
BCCI secretary: Jay Shah
Vice President: Rajeev Shukla
Joint secretary: Likely from Assam
IPL Chairman – Arun Dhumal
Treasurer – Ashish Shelar
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