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BCCI Full Form in Cricket is Board of Control for Cricket in India. It is the autonomous body for cricket in India. BCCI was formed in the year of December 1928.  When BCCI formed, it replaced Calcutta Cricket Board. Its registered under the Tamil Nadu Societies Registration Act. BCCI is also the richest cricket board in world. It also Associated with ICC (International cricket Council) But can’t decide the policy of International cricket Council . 

BCCI control all cricket tournament inside India. It also deiced the team member coach and also umpires. It choose players on the basis of their performance. New player comes form home tournament. Also All state cricket associations comes under BCCI. If state cricket associations want to conduct a tournament then have to take permission from BCCI.  The BCCI officials are elected from the representatives of state cricket associations.

Mr. Sourav Ganguly is the BCCI President  since 23rd Oct 2019. Sourav Ganguli is also former Indian Cricket team captain.

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Trophy Under BCCI Tournament:

BCCI conduct 12 home Tournament 

  • Indian Premier League
  • BCCI Corporate Trophy
  • Ranji Trophy
  • Deodhar Trophy
  • Duleep Trophy
  • Vijay Hazare Trophy
  • NKP Salve Challenger Trophy
  • Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy
  • Irani Cup
  • Senior Women’s One Day League
  • Deodhar Trophy
  • Cooch Behar Trophy

BCCI Cricket Zone:

BCCI also divided into 5 zone.

  • North Zone
  • South Zone
  • East Zone
  • West Zone
  • Central Zone

History Of BCCI:

All-India cricket team visited England for the first time in the 1912. Maharaja of Patiala sponsored and captained this team . In 1926, two representatives from the Calcutta Cricket Club went to London to attend meetings of the Imperial Cricket Conference. Imperial Cricket Conference is new name International cricket Council. After this meeting MCC’s decided to send  a team to India. Former captain of  England Arthur Gilligan Managed that team.

Gilligan mate with Maharaja of Patiala and promised to form a single controlling body is all lands come together. Then a meeting was held in Delhi on 21th Nov 1927. Many land (Patiala, Delhi, United Provinces, Rajputana, Alwar, Bhopal, Gwalior, Baroda, Kathiawar, Central Provinces, Sindh and Punjab) attend that meeting. On 10th Dec 1927 all land came to a consensus to create a board for control of cricket in India. Then finally in December 1928 under the Tamil Nadu Societies Registration Act BCCI was formed. The first president was R E Grant Govan  and  Anthony de Mello was the 1st secretary. 


Other Abbreviation & Full Form Of BCCI: 

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BCCI- Bulgarian Chamber of Commerce and Industry


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