12 Updates
Mohun Bagan verdict likely this week
Photo Credit: RAVEENDRAN, Getty Images

Mohun Bagan verdict likely this week

Dec 24 2012, 9:24am CST | by

New Delhi, Dec 24 (IANS) Mohun Bagan's fate in the I-League will likely be known this week after the one-man committee of retired judge A.K. Ganguly gave a patient hearing to the club and the All India Football Federation (AIFF) for over five hours here Monday.

New Delhi, Dec 24 — Mohun Bagan's fate in the I-League will likely be known this week after the one-man committee of retired judge A.K. Ganguly gave a patient hearing to the club and the All India...

Filed under: news

YouTube Videos Tweets

 
 
 

1 year ago

Mohun Bagan verdict likely this week

Dec 24 2012, 9:24am CST | by

New Delhi, Dec 24 (IANS) Mohun Bagan's fate in the I-League will likely be known this week after the one-man committee of retired judge A.K. Ganguly gave a patient hearing to the club and the All India Football Federation (AIFF) for over five hours here Monday.

New Delhi, Dec 24 — Mohun Bagan's fate in the I-League will likely be known this week after the one-man committee of retired judge A.K. Ganguly gave a patient hearing to the club and the All India Football Federation (AIFF) for over five hours here Monday.

Ganguly, a retired Supreme Court judge, told IANS that both the parties have presented their case.

Mohun Bagan are staring at a two-year ban from the I-league for abandoning their match against East Bengal mid-way, Dec 9.

Ganguly will evaluate all aspects of the abandoned match between Mohun Bagan and East Bengal in accordance with I-League regulations 2012-13.

"Both the parties presented their case. We also looked into the video footage of the match. I have to look into all angles of the case," Ganguly said.

Mohun Bagan were represented by a battery of three lawyers, headed by Gitanath Ganguly, along with club's general secretary Anjan Mitra and director Debasish Dutta. The AIFF was represented by its legal counsel Usha Nath Banerjee.

I-League chief executive Sunando Dhar said that the one-man committee would pronounce its verdict this week.

"The hearing is over and Mr.Ganguly will take a day of two before coming out with the verdict. Both the parties have presented their side for over five hours," Dhar told IANS.

Mohun Bagan lawyers spoke at length for over three while AIFF's legal counsel took one hour.

Mitra told IANS that the club has tried its best to convince the one-man committee that there was law and order problem during I-League's Kolkata derby at the packed Salt Lake Stadium.

"We have presented our side to the one-man committee. There was law and order problem during the match. Even the police commissioner's report has mentioned it. Our players were scared. The priority was to save the players, who were scared," said Mitra.

Asked if Force Majuere cited by the club, will set a bad example in Indian football, Mitra said: "I don't think so. The incident should be seen in proper light. Things were out of control on that day."

According to AIFF constitution's Clause 22, Mohun Bagan stands banned for two years. Mohun Bagan face the ban for abandoning Kolkata derby against East Bengal mid-way after their key player, Syed Rahim Nabi, was injured. Nabi was hit in his face by a stone hurled from the crowd.

IANS

Source: IANS

 
Update
12

Tweets

 
 
Update
11

4 days ago

President congratulates Indian team for Lord's victory

Jul 24 2014 6:25am CDT | Source: Cricket

New Delhi, July 24: President Pranab Mukherjee has congratulated the Indian cricket team for its historic win against England at Lord's and said the nation was proud of the achievement which materialised after a gap of 28 years ...
Source: Cricket   Full article at: Cricket
 

 
Update
10

5 days ago

No spinner in the world has legitimate bowling action: Bedi

Jul 23 2014 5:13am CDT | Source: Cricket

New Delhi, July 23: Former India captain Bishan Singh Bedi today said there is no spinner in the world who has a "legitimate action". Bedi, who has always criticised the ICC's 15 degrees rule for spinners, said the ...
Source: Cricket   Full article at: Cricket
 

 
Update
9

5 days ago

Sachin Tendulkar reacts to Maria Sharapova's comment

Jul 23 2014 12:11am CDT | Source: Cricket

New Delhi, July 23: Sachin Tendulkar has said that he didn't find it disrespectful that Russian tennis star Maria Sharapova didn't know who he was as she did not follow cricket. "Sharapova's comments were not disrespectful. She doesn't follow crick ...
Source: Cricket   Full article at: Cricket
 

 
Update
8

5 days ago

Video: Canada predicts a top three medal haul at Commonwealth Games

Jul 22 2014 2:22pm CDT | Source: globeandmail

The Canadian team's general manager says he expects the team to place third in the medal standings at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow. Canada placed fourth at ...
Source: globeandmail   Full article at: globeandmail
 

 
Update
6

6 days ago

Childhood coach blames Venkatesh Prasad for Ishant's earlier woes

Jul 21 2014 11:42pm CDT | Source: Cricket

New Delhi, July 22: Ishant Sharma's childhood coach Sharvan Kumar feels that all the criticism that the bowler faced in recent times was "justified" and is also proud that his favourite ward has answered back in the best possible way ...
Source: Cricket   Full article at: Cricket
 

 
Update
5

1 week ago

India Vs England: Sharmila Tagore to present Pataudi Trophy

Jul 15 2014 5:23am CDT | Source: Cricket

New Delhi, July 15: The England and Wales Cricket Board has sent a formal invitation to late Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi's wife Sharmila Tagore for the prize distribution ceremony after completion of th ...
Source: Cricket   Full article at: Cricket
 

 
Update
4

2 weeks ago

Gavaskar complains to Supreme Court after BCCI fails to pay him

Jul 11 2014 3:03am CDT | Source: Cricket

New Delhi, July 11: Former India captain Sunil Gavaskar is upset with the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI). He has complained to the Supreme Court over non-payment of fees from the Board for his assignment as i ...
Source: Cricket   Full article at: Cricket
 

 
Update
3

2 weeks ago

Indian actress and dancer Zohra Sehgal dies

Jul 11 2014 2:02am CDT | Source: denver post

NEW DELHI (AP) — Zohra Sehgal, a renowned Indian actress and dancer, has died of heart fai ...
Source: denver post   Full article at: denver post
 

 
Update
2

2 weeks ago

Valet Crashed Lamborghini Gallardo Spyder in India

Jul 9 2014 8:11am CDT | Source: GTSPIRIT

A stunning white Lamborghini Gallardo LP560-4 Spyder has been crashed and destroyed by a hotel valet in New Delhi, India. As the images show, the front-end of the Gallardo supercar has been absolutely destroyed after ploughing into a concrete wall … Valet Crashed Lamborghini Gallardo Spyder in India ...
Source: GTSPIRIT   Full article at: GTSPIRIT
 

 
Update
1

2 weeks ago

Close Modi aide chosen India's ruling party chief

Jul 9 2014 4:24am CDT | Source: denver post

NEW DELHI (AP) — A close aide of India's prime minister who is widely credited with his party's spectacular electoral win was appointed Wednesday chief of the ruling Bharatiya Janat ...
Source: denver post   Full article at: denver post
 

 

Don't miss ...

 

<a href="/latest_stories/all/all/8" rel="author">Luigi Lugmayr</a>
Luigi is the founding Chief Editor of I4U News and brings over 15 years experience in the technology field to the ever evolving and exciting world of gadgets. He started I4U News back in 2000 and evolved it into vibrant technology magazine.
Luigi can be contacted directly at ml@i4u.com. Luigi posts regularly on LuigiMe.com about his experience running I4U.

 

blog comments powered by Disqus

Latest stories

Narang clinches men's 50m rifle prone silver
Glasgow, July 28 (IANS) Indian shooters continued to bring home more medals as Gagan Narang won the country's third medal Monday clinching the men's 50-metre rifle prone silver in the finals at the Commonwealth Games here.
 
 
Indian paddlers lose men's team bronze playoff
Glasgow, July 28 (IANS) India's men paddlers suffered a disappointing finish in the team bronze medal playoff, losing to Nigeria 1-3 at the Commonwealth Games here Monday.
 
 
CWG: Ghosal, Anaka lose in squash
Glasgow, July 28 (IANS) Indian squash players Saurav Ghosal and Anaka Alankamony bit the dust Monday bringing to an end their individual campaigns in squash singles at the Commonwealth Games here.
 
 
England 452/5 at tea
Southampton, July 28 (IANS) England were batting at 452/5 at tea on Day 2 of the third cricket Test against India at the Rose Bowl here Monday.
 
 
 

Latest from the Network

31 killed in Iraq violence
Baghdad, July 28 (IANS) At least 31 people were killed and 20 others wounded in the latest violent attacks and conflicts in Iraq, police source said Monday. Police patrols Monday found 14 unidentified bodies - 11 men...
Read more on Politics Balla
 
Narang clinches men's 50m rifle prone silver
Glasgow, July 28 (IANS) Indian shooters continued to bring home more medals as Gagan Narang won the country's third medal Monday clinching the men's 50-metre rifle prone silver in the finals at the Commonwealth Games...
Read more on Sport Balla
 
Renew humanitarian truce in Gaza: UN chief
United Nations, July 28 (IANS) UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon Monday urged Israel and te Islamist Hamas movement to renew a humanitarian ceasefire in Gaza and called on those responsible to "step back from provoking...
Read more on Politics Balla
 
Indian paddlers lose men's team bronze playoff
Glasgow, July 28 (IANS) India's men paddlers suffered a disappointing finish in the team bronze medal playoff, losing to Nigeria 1-3 at the Commonwealth Games here Monday. India, who had won the bronze in the same...
Read more on Sport Balla
 
Ousted Thai PM faces power-abuse allegation
Bangkok, July 28 (IANS) Thailand's Election Commission (EC) is accusing former prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra of abusing power by using public funds to campaign for elections, local media reported Monday. EC...
Read more on Politics Balla
 
CWG: Ghosal, Anaka lose in squash
Glasgow, July 28 (IANS) Indian squash players Saurav Ghosal and Anaka Alankamony bit the dust Monday bringing to an end their individual campaigns in squash singles at the Commonwealth Games here. While Ghosal lost...
Read more on Sport Balla
 
England 452/5 at tea
Southampton, July 28 (IANS) England were batting at 452/5 at tea on Day 2 of the third cricket Test against India at the Rose Bowl here Monday. Ian Bell and wicketkeeper-batsman Jos Buttler were batting on 133 and 13...
Read more on Sport Balla
 
Hockey: India out to prove a point against Australia
Glasgow, July 28 (IANS) Having registered consecutive victories against Wales and Scotland, India will be hoping to continue their winning spree when they face defending champions Australia in their next group game of...
Read more on Sport Balla
 
England declare first innings at 569/7
Southampton, July 28 (IANS) England declared their first innings at 569 for seven on the second day of the third cricket Test against India at The Rose Bowl here Monday. Ian Bell was the top scorer with 167 while Gary...
Read more on Sport Balla
 
Hosts Scotland record best CWG gold haul
Glasgow, July 28 (IANS) Hosts Scotland recorded their highest Commonwealth Games gold haul here by picking up their 12th yellow metal Monday. Alex Marshall and Paul Foster won Scotland's historic 12th gold medal in...
Read more on Sport Balla