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Home > Cricket > PTI > Report

Ranbir Singh is BCCI president

Onkar Singh | September 29, 2004 19:31 IST
Last Updated: September 29, 2004 17:07 IST

Ranbir Singh Mahendra on Wednesday was elected president of the Board of Control for Cricket in India.

He defeated Nationalist Congress Party chief Sharad Pawar by 16-15 votes.

Mahendra won by the casting vote of outgoing Board President Jagmohan Dalmiya as both Mahendra and Pawar were tied at 15-15 in the voting.

S K Nair was re-elected BCCI secretary defeating Niranjan Shah by 17-13 votes.

Jyoti Bajpai was re-elected uncontested as treasurer. Gautam Dasgupta was elected joint secretary defeating Prof Ratnakar Shetty by 16-14 votes.

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Sub: What????

Sharad Pawar lost by 1 vote and the headline on main page says "Ripped apart"

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Sub: Autocracy lingers within Democracy (atleast with BCCI) ?

In the recent days, with all the informative articles about BCCI I am sure many like me are disheartened and disillusioned about Indian cricket. Never ...

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