Lalit Modi      

Full name Lalit Kumar Modi

Born November 29, 1963, Delhi, India

Current age 53 years 88 days

Lalit Kumar Modi
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Sharp, brash, ruthlessly ambitious, and admired and reviled in equal measure, Lalit Modi changed the landscape of cricket before exiting the stage controversially, and as dramatically as he entered it. The Indian Premier League, the multi-million-dollar, football-style, franchise-based domestic league, which Modi conceived and executed with spectacular success, has hurtled cricket to the fast lane, forcing the traditionalists to follow suit even while squirming. The tournament, first held in 2008, consolidated India's position as cricket's economic powerhouse, and consequently, its premier agenda-setter.

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May 6, 2014

Lalit Modi's supporters celebrate after he is named Rajasthan Cricket Association president, Jaipur, May 6, 2014

Lalit Modi's supporters celebrate after he is named Rajasthan Cricket Association president

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Mar 5, 2012

Lalit Modi outside the High Court in London, London, March 5, 2012

Lalit Modi outside the High Court in London

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Mar 5, 2012

Lalit Modi leaves the High Court in London after a hearing in a libel case against him, London, March, 5, 2012

Lalit Modi leaves the High Court in London after a hearing in a libel case against him

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Country Fixtures Country Results
1st Test: India v Australia at Pune - Feb 23-25
Australia won by 333 runs
Group C: Andhra v Bengal at Chennai - Feb 25
Bengal won by 4 wickets (with 7 balls remaining)
Group A: Baroda v Railways at Delhi - Feb 25
Baroda won by 30 runs
Group B: Delhi v Tamil Nadu at Cuttack - Feb 25
Tamil Nadu won by 42 runs
Group C: Gujarat v Mumbai at Chennai - Feb 25
Mumbai won by 98 runs
Group A: Haryana v Odisha at Delhi - Feb 25
Haryana won by 5 wickets (with 10 balls remaining)
Group B: H. Pradesh v Maharashtra at Cuttack - Feb 25
Maharashtra won by 25 runs
Group D: Hyderabad v J + K at Kolkata - Feb 25
Hyderabad won by 29 runs
Group D: Jharkhand v Karnataka at Kolkata - Feb 25
Karnataka won by 22 runs
Group B: Kerala v Tripura at Bhubaneswar - Feb 25
Tripura won by 2 wickets (with 4 balls remaining)
Group C: M. Pradesh v Rajasthan at Chennai - Feb 25
M. Pradesh won by 3 wickets (with 60 balls remaining)
Group A: Punjab v Vidarbha at Delhi - Feb 25
Punjab won by 6 wickets (with 53 balls remaining)
Group D: Saurashtra v Services at Kalyani - Feb 25
Services won by 48 runs
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