HEADLINE: BCCI miffed by WICB lack of support on ICC votes

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link CaribbeanCricket.com Joined: Mar 6, 2003
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5/17/17 6:31:00 AM 

NEW DELHI, India (CMC) — Factions of the Board of Control for Cricket India (BCCI) want pressure brought to bear on the West Indies Cricket Board for its lack of support in the recent vote regarding the International Cricket Council's new governance structure and revenue-sharing model.At an ICC Board meeting in Dubai last month, the BCCI found itself standing alone as nine other countries voted in support of the governance structure. On the contentious revenue sharing model, India found support only from the Sri Lankan Board, as they lost 8-2 on vote.

Sections of the BCCI now want Joint Secretary Amitabh Chaudhary to speak to WICB President Dave Cameron about the recent ICC votes, as there is a belief the Caribbean board was not held accountable enough for the decision of the one-day side to abruptly abandon the tour here three years ago.


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link Emir Joined: Aug 9, 2014
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5/17/17 6:35:44 AM 
In reply to CaribbeanCricket.com

So it only confirms what what we already knew:

1. The BCCI went easy on Cameron and the WICBC in exchange for their future votes at the ICC
2. The BCCI has no morals no ethics and they played politics at a level detrimental to world cricket and
Indian Cricket. They have no shame and a bent hell on destroying the game.

link dayne Joined: May 29, 2007
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5/17/17 8:12:36 AM 
In reply to CaribbeanCricket.com

It is amusing that the BCCI would trust the WI President to keep any agreements or promises. BCCI keep on dreaming, Cameron only knows one mode of operation and that is, look out for thyself.

link Khaga Joined: Mar 29, 2016
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5/17/17 8:20:02 AM 
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BCCI should take its licks and chill. They should know that WICB went with the "Big 3" because Australia and England were in it.

WICB left along with CA and ECB for this new "arrangement". WICB has been and continues to be a ECB and CA slave..

link Devin Joined: Sep 1, 2003
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5/17/17 8:30:19 AM 
In reply to Emir

Yes, the BCCI are hell bent on destroying the one sport Indians love and excel at. Why don't you drive your truck through Trini Carnival one day.

link positiveg Joined: Mar 29, 2007
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5/17/17 8:42:54 AM 
In reply to Emir

Well lol lol
So the BCCI ain't know that DC is more of a weasel than them
Lol lol DC taking pages out of Trump's playbook. Loyal to no one lol lol

link mikesiva Joined: Jan 12, 2007
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5/17/17 9:19:37 AM 
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When thieves fall out with each other....
lol

link cherri Joined: Feb 16, 2004
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5/17/17 10:05:31 AM 
The BCCI is miffed because the WICB has always supported India in things of this nature, so for the WICB to take a different stance now is really troubling to the BCCI, the WICB and the BCCI really do go back a long way, but like his hero, Orange and Lemon, BI has found a way to break it up. the BCCI went easy on BI because of the close relationship the two boards always had........just sayin'

link Drapsey Joined: Dec 26, 2007
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5/17/17 10:19:31 AM 
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Good commentary, cherri.

I just wonder though, what the commentary (not necessarily from you) would've been if the BIG IDIOT had sided with the BCCI.

link cherri Joined: Feb 16, 2004
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5/17/17 10:42:26 AM 
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Why would you wonder?......................

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5/17/17 10:48:28 AM 
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link Drapsey Joined: Dec 26, 2007
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5/17/17 10:54:09 AM 
In reply to cherri

Why would you wonder?......................

Just to see whether we would agree with anything the BIG IDIOT does.

link positiveg Joined: Mar 29, 2007
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5/17/17 11:46:06 AM 
In reply to mikesiva

When thieves fall out with each other....

As Sheik would say
Funny as....
lol lol

link Halliwell Joined: May 14, 2005
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5/17/17 2:05:50 PM 
Tief from bigga tief make God laff lol

link jen Joined: Jan 4, 2008
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5/17/17 2:12:09 PM 
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You can call Dave Cameron all kind of names, but if is one thing, reports indicate that he cannot be bullied like previous successors at ICC meetings. Cameron naw take shite from them.
big grin big grin

link positiveg Joined: Mar 29, 2007
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5/17/17 3:12:47 PM 
In reply to Halliwell

Tief from bigga tief make God laff


lol

link Fivestar Joined: Aug 31, 2003
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5/17/17 3:27:01 PM 
In reply to CaribbeanCricket.com

There is no honor among thieves.

link Cleg Joined: Nov 28, 2002
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5/17/17 4:27:10 PM 
The Sub-C bullies should have come with a FAT brown envelope when dealing with.... Dodgy Dave

...Digicell did,Cable & Wireless didn`t and the rest is history.

link Drapsey Joined: Dec 26, 2007
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5/17/17 5:07:49 PM 
In reply to Cleg

The Sub-C bullies should have come with a FAT brown envelope when dealing with.... Dodgy Dave

...Digicell did,Cable & Wireless didn`t and the rest is history.

Is that the reason Cable & Wireless (alias LIME) no longer in business?

If so, then the BIG IDIOT is a lot more powerful than we ever imagined. People should bow/salute in his presence.

link JahJah Joined: Dec 6, 2003
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5/17/17 5:40:40 PM 
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Yu suss har out. lol

Yu fi know dem people de does talk out 2, maybe even '3', side ah dry mout. lol

link Cleg Joined: Nov 28, 2002
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5/17/17 5:59:44 PM 
In reply to Drapsey

Is that the reason Cable & Wireless (alias LIME) no longer in business?


Well,a well known club in town got REFURBISHED....immediately after C & W was unceremoniously dismissed as sponsor.
.....you do the maths!

link Chrissy Joined: Nov 14, 2002
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5/17/17 6:18:57 PM 
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In reply to Emir

Duh! lol

link POINT Joined: Jan 2, 2003
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5/18/17 2:11:59 PM 
Look , if Guests came to your Country , and then cancelled the Tour , because they bluntly refused to try salvaging the Tour , and that cost You millions of dollars in various forms of Revenue ; and the matter was settled amicable .

YOU would expect that they would have your support in all Cricket matters . Evidently
the Members of the Worst International Cricket Board in the Commonwealth aka the
WICBC ; or as they now prefer to be called
, CWI , aka Cricket Worst Idiots .

However that aint on the agenda of the CWI
one of these fine days , they will want the support of the BCCI , and their recent
actions will come back to haunt them .

link Tryangle Joined: Jul 11, 2004
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5/19/17 11:33:23 AM 
In reply to POINT

Point are you suggesting that WICB should have kissed BCCI's boots for the near future even if it meant hurting their own future growth prospects and putting less ICC revenue into their own hands?

BCCI may have the right to feel aggrieved at a lack of support from WICB, but their demands to retain such a huge chunk of the economic pie are ridiculous and would only serve to centralize the game in one region of the globe.

link POINT Joined: Jan 2, 2003
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5/19/17 7:51:26 PM 
In reply to Tryangle

I am stating that the BCCI could have sued the WICBC and extracted millions of dollars from the Worst International Cricket Board in the Commonwealth .

THE FREAKING FACT IS THAT THE WICBC

MADE ABSOLUTELY NO ATTEMPT TO SALVAGE

THE TOUR , BY NOT DOING THAT ; THE

WICBC PLACED ITSELF , IN MY OPINION

IN A VERY PRECARIOUS POSITION WITH

REGARD TO THIS MATTER FROM A LEGAL

PERSPECTIVE .

As I have already stated the BCCI lost a lot of money . Now this is a
fact , not fiction . Obviously then
the WICBC was & is indebted to the
BCCI .

The BCCI therefore expected the WICBC to vote for it . The fact that the WICBC did not do that , means that it
has probably worn out its friendship with the BCCI .

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