Calcutta: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has welcomed back 79 cricketers to the fold after they cut ties with the rebel Indian Cricket League (ICL).
Seventy nine current players along with eleven former Test cricketers and eleven support staffs and officials have severed their relations with the ICL and applied for rejoining the mainstream cricket under the amnesty scheme offered by the BCCI, according to a release issued on Tuesday.
The list includes former India cricketers like Ajit Wadekar, Sandeep Patil, Erapalli Prasanna, Madan Lal, Rajesh Kamath, Karsan Ghavri, Pranob Roy, Ashok Malhotra, Rajesh Chauhan, Balwinder Singh Sandhu, Bharat Reddy and Atul Wassan.
The BCCI has written to the concerned state associations that these players are eligible to play in the domestic tournaments for this year.
Guidelines with respect to participation in Indian Premier League will be intimated in due course.
players who are back in the fold
Rajiv Kumar (JCA), Kiran Powar (BCA); Rakesh Patel (BCA); Shiv Sagar Singh (CAB); Abhiskek Jhunjhunwala (CAB); Subhomoy Das (CAB); Sayed Akhlakh Ahamad (CAB); Rohan Gavaskar (CAB); Subhajit Paul (CAB); Deep Dasgupta (CAB); Robin Morris (MCA); Nikhil Mandale (MCA); Shreyas Khanolkar (RSPB); Tejinder Pal Singh (RSPB); P. Vivek (RSPB); J.P. Yadav (RSPB); Baburao Yadav (RSPB); Avinash Yadav (RSPB); Suyesh Burkul (Mah CA); Dheeraj Jadhav (Mah CA); Raviraj Patil (Mah CA); Pushkaraj Joshi (Mah CA); Anupam Sanklecha (Mah CA); Ranjeet Khirid (Mah CA); Abhinav Bali (DDCA); Kunal Lal (DDCA); Abid Nabi (JKCA); Dhruv Mahajan (JKCA); T. Sudhindra (MPCA); Mohnish Mishra (MPCA); Abbas Ali (MPCA); Sachin Dholpure (MPCA); Shridhar Iyer (MPCA); Abhishek Tamrakar (MPCA); Bhima Rao (MPCA); Syed Zakaria Zuffri (Assam CA); Parviz Aziz (Assam CA); Abu Nechim Ahmed (Assam CA); Sujay Tarafder (Assam CA); Pritam Das (Assam CA); Dinesh Mongia (PCA); Reetinder Sodhi (PCA); Karanveer Singh (PCA); Harpreet Singh (PCA); Sumit Kalia (PCA); Love Ablish (PCA); Rajesh Sharma (PCA); Sarabjeet Singh (PCA); Ishan Malhotra (PCA); Bipul Sharma (PCA); Amit Uniyal (PCA); Stuart Binny (KSCA); Abdul Azeem Khan (Hyd CA); Alfred Absolom (Hyd CA); Ibrahim Khaleel (Hyd CA); Indra Shekar Reddy (Hyd CA); PS Niranjan (Hyd CA); Anirudh Singh (Hyd CA); Shashank Nag (Hyd CA); Ambati Rayudu (Hyd CA); Syed Shahbuddin (Andhra CA); Hemang Badani (TNCA); V. Devendran (TNCA); G. Vignesh (TNCA); Syed Mohammed (TNCA); R. Jesuraj (TNCA); S. Sriram (TNCA); R. Sathish (TNCA); K. Martin Sanjeev (TNCA); T. Kumaran (TNCA); S. Vasanth Saravanan (TNCA); J. Hariesh (TNCA); D. Tamilkumaran (TNCA); C. Hemant Kumar (TNCA); Gaurav Gupta (Hariyana CA); Avinash Yadav (UPCA); Shalabh Srivastava (UPCA); Ali Murtaza (UPCA); Ali Hamid Zaidi (UPCA)