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Tenures Are Finished: Sourav Ganguly On MSK Prasad-led BCCI Selection Panel

MSK Prasad's departure means the Sourav Ganguly-led BCCI has gone by the old constitution that has a provision of a maximum of a four-year term for the selection committee

Tenures Are Finished: Sourav Ganguly On MSK Prasad-led BCCI Selection Panel
MSK Pradad and Amitabh Choudhary | File Photo
Tenures Are Finished: Sourav Ganguly On MSK Prasad-led BCCI Selection Panel
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2019-12-01T18:48:49+05:30

MSK Prasad's eventful stint as the selection committee chairman came to an end on Sunday with BCCI president Sourav Ganguly stating "you cannot go beyond your tenure". (More Cricket News)

Prasad's departure means the Ganguly-led BCCI has gone by the old constitution that has a provision of a maximum of four-year term for the selection committee. The amended constitution had a maximum five-year term.

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While Prasad and Gagan Khoda were appointed in 2015, Jatin Paranjpe, Sarandeep Singh and Devang Gandhi joined in 2016 but as per the BCCI chief, none of the panel members would continue.

"Tenures are finished. You cannot go beyond tenure. They have done a good job," Ganguly said after the BCCI's 88th Annual General Meeting at Mumbai.

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"We will fix a term for selectors and it is not right to appoint selectors every year."

The Indian team enjoyed success during the five-man panel's tenure with the positives far outweighing the negatives, but it often found itself at the receiving end of relentless criticism owing to their limited international careers collectively.

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