Lalit Modi Elected Rajasthan President, BCCI Suspends Defiant State Association

After several delays, court observers on Tuesday declared Lalit Modi winner of the December 19 Rajasthan Cricket Association elections. But BCCI is strongly opposing a man which it banned for financial wrongdoings.

updated: May 06, 2014 16:19 IST
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After more than a four-month delay, former Indian Premier League commissioner Lalit Modi was named president of the Rajasthan Cricket Association by Supreme Court-appointed observers in Jaipur on Tuesday. But within hours of Modi being named RCA president, the Board of Control for Cricket in India indefinitely suspended the state unit for defying its constitution.

The Top 10 developments:

1. In September last year, the BCCI banned Modi for life after a disciplinary committee that had former Board vice-president and BJP heavyweight Arun Jaitley in it, found the former IPL boss guilty of financial wrongdoings.

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