Points to Remember:
- Former BCCI president N Srinivasan’s daughter Rupa Gurunath is set to become the first woman president of a BCCI affiliated unit as she will take over the position of the Tamil Nadu Cricket Association (TNCA) head.
- Notably, Rupa’s husband Gurunath Meiyappan, former Team Principal of the Chennai Super Kings, has been banned for life by the BCCI
About Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI):
- The Board of Control for Cricket in India is the national governing body for cricket in India.
- The board was formed in December 1928 as a society, registered under the Tamil Nadu Societies Registration Act.
- President: C.K. Khanna
- Headquarters: Mumbai
- CEO: Rahul Johri
- Women’s coach: W. V. Raman
- Men’s coach: Ravi Shastri
- Founded: December 1928
Important Possible questions based on above News:
- Who has been choosen as the 1st woman president of BCCI affiliated unit TNCA? Rupa Gurunath
- Who is the present CEO of BCCI? Rahul Johri