- The Lodha Panel in its recommendation initially wanted a steering committee with GK Pillai, Amarnath, Edulji and Kumble
- While Pillai remains in the steering committee, Kapil is a big name that COA has recommended
- COA has also requested for replacements of Ramachandra Guha and Vikram Limaye
NEW DELHI: The Committee of Administrators (COA) has recommended former India captain Kapil Dev‘s name as a part of the four-member steering committee that will help in the formation of Players’ Association as per Lodha PanelRecommendation.
The Lodha Panel in its recommendation initially wanted a steering committee with GK Pillai, Mohinder Amarnath, Diana Edulji and Anil Kumble.
The COA in its fourth Status Report submitted to Supreme Court has intimated the Apex Court that Mohinder Amarnath and Kumble have “communicated their inability to be part of the Steering Committee” and Edulji can’t be a part as she is a member of COA.
While Pillai remains in the steering committee, Kapil is a big name that COA has recommended.
A few days back, Kapil took to Twitter to deny reports about him being a part of Players’ Body as in some quarters it was reported that he will head the Players’ Association in Haryana.