Yedu Satheesh

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BCCI threatened ICC of a parallel world body

BCCI threatened ICC of a parallel world body

Post By : Yedu Satheesh

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Category : Sports Arena

Sub Category : Cricket

08 Jun 2014

Hyderabad: The BCCI had vulnerable to create a parallel world cricket body before the britain and Australian boards united to the controversial  restructuring of the Interstate Commerce Commission and determined to relinquish a lion's share of revenue to the Indian board, aforementioned the BCCI secretary Sanjay Patel.

"We got criticised by several within the media and heap of them didn't agree however we tend to told them that if Bharat|Bharat|Asian country|Asian nation} isn't obtaining its correct due and importance proposal then India may well be forced to create a second Interstate Commerce Commission of its own," Patel aforementioned. "England and Australia united and afterward it absolutely was determined and from Gregorian calendar month twenty seventh ahead the new structure can inherit place and that i would love to state that every one ten full members have signed the resolution," aforementioned the BCCI secretary World Health Organization was the chief guest at the Sports Journalists Federation of India's thirty seventh Annual Convention that finished here.

There was conjointly no stopping BCCI president-in-exile N Srinivasan from taking on because the initial chairman of the Interstate Commerce Commission later this month in Melbourne because the Supreme Court has not prevented him from doing therefore, explained Patel.

"By the month finish, Republic of India can take a number one role within the Interstate Commerce Commission. man Srinivasan goes. there's no Supreme Court bar on him. each people square measure planning to Melbourne. within the last four months we've settled (the issue) with all the total members of the Interstate Commerce Commission and convinced them concerning the new structure and also the new monetary model of the Interstate Commerce Commission which might be followed within the coming back years," aforementioned Patel whereas addressing the national sports scribes.

"India would play a number one role within the Interstate Commerce Commission and also the reasons square measure standard. Republic of India is a lot of or less to blame for sixty eight to seventy two p.c of the ICC's income however sadly up to now we tend to were obtaining 3 to four p.c of it."

Patel aforementioned that a non-public agency study has pointed out India's substantial contribution to Interstate Commerce Commission.

"Srinivasan asked a non-public agency to check the model and ascertain World Health Organization is to blame for what quantity and that we found that Republic of India is to blame for seventy two p.c and Interstate Commerce Commission found out that it absolutely was sixty eight p.c. we tend to had a gathering with the Interstate Commerce Commission officers in port and that we privy that sixty eight to seventy two p.c isn't a problem however it absolutely was clear that the bulk of the financial gain is coming back from Republic of India, therefore why ought to Republic of India take solely 3 to four p.c."

"After plenty of deliberations, and Australia and England conjointly joined U.S.A. and from the projected two.8 billion bucks some for the cycle from 2016 to 2023 we tend to found out that Republic of India ought to get twenty four p.c that roughly works bent some 700 to eight00 million bucks," aforementioned Patel.

He conjointly aforementioned that as a part of the rescheduled Future Tours Programme Republic of India would get 3 major Interstate Commerce Commission events, together with World Cups within the cycle chalked out over subsequent eight years.

"India has nearly found out the foreign tours programme until 2020. within the amount of subsequent eight years Republic of India is probably going to urge 3 international events together with World Cups." Patel conjointly aforementioned that there was a move to relocate the Interstate Commerce Commission headquarters from port and Republic of India was conjointly a contestant to deal with it. "On the subject of moving the Interstate Commerce Commission headquarters, Republic of India is additionally a contestant. By doing this most likely India's prominence and leadership within the field of cricket are going to be at nice length and can be useful to our boys."

He conjointly hailed IPL-7 that finished recently as a large success.

"With {a heap|plenty|lots} of uncertainties and lot of hiccups it absolutely was the foremost in IPL tournament ever all told aspects. we tend to had to maneuver out of Republic of India (to UAE) however it clothed  to the most effective half as a result of the Indian diaspora enjoyed.

"Our price tag revenues we tend tore far better than what we had received in 2009 in African nation, 2.4 times over militia even supposing here we tend to had fortnight of IPL as compared to full IPL in militia. Dubai has asked us whether it would be possible to host IPL once every two or three years. They expressed interest in hosting Republic of India versus Islamic Republic of Pakistan ties however the choice lies with the Central Government and solely they take a decision.

"In 2014 IPL, TV viewers are 189 million as compared to 160m last year. TV ratings gone up by four percentage for the universe and by 12 percentage for the young male audience."

While stating that the investigation into the IPL-6 spot-fixing scandal is sub-judice with the justice Mudgal committee searching it, Patel said Srinivasan was innocent.

"As way as my personal read is bothered, Srinivasan isn't guilty however we've to follow the laws of this country and that we square measure permanent  this factor. we tend to square measure hopeful that things are going to be over by August finish. I already mentioned in SC in 2 of my affadavits that we are going to provide full co-operation that they mentioned in their report. we are going to give full co-operation to the second commission (headed by Justice Mudgal) conjointly as a result of we've nothing to cover."

Criticised usually for its perspective towards the media, the BCCI has determined to revamp its media department, said Patel. "BCCI is revamping its entire media structure. we've already given one authority firm to supply U.S.A. with top rate media person and high media PR person for BCCI," he said.