League Notes: BCCI Approves T20 Inter-University Cricket Tournament
The Board of Control For Cricket in India has "approved the organisation of a new inter-university tournament in the T20 format on the lines of the existing Rohinton Baria Trophy." The Toyota University Championship is a joint initiative of news channel NDTV, Union human resource development ministry and Association of Universities (PTI, 1/17). ... The Table Tennis Federation of India has "amended its constitution by incorporating the provisions with regard to age and tenure" to fall in line with the sports code. The decision came after the Sports Ministry "sent a letter to all the National Sports Federations, asking them to revise their constitution in consonance with the Sports Code by the end of this month" (PTI, 1/17). ... The Bhutan Cricket Council Board won the Best Women's Cricket Initiative award during the Int'l Cricket Council's '12 development program annual awards held for the Asian Region. The BCCB was recognised for its developmental work for "the fourth time in six years" (IANS, 1/17).