123ArticleOnline Logo
Welcome to 123ArticleOnline.com!
ALL >> Entertainment >> View Article

Bcci Backs Mahi Over Army Crest On Gloves

By Author: Manoj Gehlawat
Total Articles: 22

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has thrown its weight behind MS Dhoni after the International Cricket Council (ICC) objected to the army crest on his wicketkeeping gloves during India's World Cup 2019 opening match against South Africa on June 5.

Committee of Administrators chief Vinod Rai confirmed that BCCI has written a letter to the International Cricket Council seeking permission for Dhoni to wear the gloves with the army badge.

"We have already written (to ICC to seek permission for MS Dhoni to wear 'Balidaan' insignia on his gloves), will speak more after the meeting (CoA meeting)," Vinod Rai said.

Chairman of Indian Premier League, Rajeev Shukla said the ICC should not have any objection to let MS Dhoni wear the gloves as there is no commercial aspect involved in the gesture.

"It's not a commercial or a religious thing. It's only about the country's pride. So I don't think the ICC should have any objection because it has got nothing to do with commercial endorsements," Rajeev Shukla said.

'It would need to be considered by the ICC'

Claire Furlong, ICC General Manager, Strategic Communications, had said that the BCCI has been asked to get the symbol removed from Dhoni's gloves.

"We have requested the BCCI to get it removed," Claire Furlong had said.

However, Clarie Furlong confirmed the BCCI's request and said the decision will only be taken by the apex body of world cricket.

Fans in India were furious after the ICC asked MS Dhoni to change his gloves. in fact, #DhoniKeepTheGlove started trending on social media on Friday as several fans came out to support Dhoni over his gesture.

On the other hand, former India football team captain Baichung Bhutia said it's important for a player of any stature to respect the rules of the sport.

"I think it's a wonderful gesture from MS Dhoni but at the same time, it's important to follow the rules and laws of the sport. If the laws and rules do not permit, then I think as a player he shouldn't be wearing it," Baichung Bhutia said.

"If you start somewhere and then a lot of controversies may follow. So I think I think, for every player, no matter how big the player is, the laws need to be followed."

For latest updates, visit us at https://www.votevoice.com/

More About the Author

Vote online for your favorite opinion at The votevoice official voting page. For more information click on http://www.votevoice.com

Total Views: 21Word Count: 377See All articles From Author

Entertainment Articles

1. The Qualities Of The Best Party Venue
Author: Daniel Coughlan

2. “violins Of Hope” Immortalize Music Of Holocaust Musicians
Author: Nathan

3. For The Love Of Standup
Author: Pooja Dagar

4. Kbc Lottery Winners
Author: kbc winner

5. How To Enjoy The Famous Lexington In Kentucky
Author: michellumb11

6. Most Beautiful Places To Visit In Kentucky - The Guide To Kentucky‎
Author: michellumb11

7. What Do In Lexington, Ky, Best Ideas For First Time Visitors
Author: michellumb11

8. Kentucky Most Loved Destinations You Must Not Miss
Author: michellumb11

9. Awesome Things You Dot Want To Miss In Lexington, Kentucky
Author: michellumb11

10. What You Should Know About New Ethiopian Music
Author: Ezega

11. Learn Retro Style Swing Dance By Joining Swing Dance Lessons London
Author: Swing Patrol

12. Get Professional Photographer In Mississauga
Author: Gta Portraits

13. Let’s Know Why People Go To Strippers For Bachelor Party Strippers
Author: Ashley Jennifer

14. Hiring Professional Exotic Dancers For Your Bachelorette Party
Author: Ashley Jennifer

15. Subscribe Hotstar And Get $100 Wine Gift Card
Author: hotstarcoupons

Login To Account
Login Email:
Password:
Forgot Password?
New User?
Sign Up Newsletter
Email Address: