Chennai: Former BCCI arch and stream ICC Chairman N Srinivasan was unanimously inaugurated President of the
Tamil Nadu Cricket Association for a 14th uninterrupted time in a 85th Annual General Meeting.
Srinivasan, who was forced to step aside from BCCI President’s post and after repel from a probable re-election overdue to a IPL spot-fixing scandal, has been inaugurated in a TNCA for a one-year term.
Incumbent Secretary Kashi Viswanathan also hold on to his position for another term. V P Narsimhan was inaugurated Treasurer.
Srinivasan has been streamer a TNCA given 2002-03 when he finished former BCCI President AC Muthiah’s reign.
The news comes on a day when reports have flush confirming that Srinivasan vetoed a preference of selectors to pouch Dhoni from captaincy in 2012 after a unlucky run of formula in abroad Test matches.
The 70-year-old has been in a line of glow ever given a 2013 IPL spot-fixing liaison that rocked Indian cricket. He was forced to step aside as BCCI arch after his son-in-law Gurunath Meiyappan was found to be concerned in betting by a Supreme Court-appointed exploration committee.
Meiyappan was a Team Principal of Chennai Super Kings, a IPL authorization in that Srinivasan’s association — India Cements — had a stake.
Rapped for dispute of seductiveness by a peak Court, a Tamil Nadu strongman was eventually barred from contesting a BCCI polls in Mar this year.
Following a choosing of Jagmohan Dalmiya as BCCI President and Anurag Thakur as Secretary, Srinivasan has mislaid poignant poke in a Cricket Board.
However, he will continue to be a ICC Chairman compartment Sep 2016, a position he took over final year.
All indications are that a Anurag Thakur-Jagmohan Dalmiya stay will do their best to reject Srinivasan from his position during ICC. “The SGM is an choice and BCCI will examine all details,” Thakur had pronounced in May. “But we don’t wish to do any magician hunting. If there is explanation opposite anyone movement will be taken. Srinivasan is BCCI’s hopeful in ICC compartment Sep and formed on a proof, we will take a preference on him stability or not then.”
With inputs from PTI