Cricket Association of Puducherry

Cricket Association of Puducherry(CAP) is the governing body for cricket in Puducherry, formerly known as Pondicherry. Puducherry is a Union Territory in India and for the proposed Puducherry cricket team. On 27 October 2017, Supreme Court-appointed Committee of Administrators (CoA) granted Associate Membership to the Cricket Association of Puducherry(CAP).[1] [2] Prior to this, it was affiliated to Tamil Nadu Cricket Association as a District Association.

In July 2018, Cricket association of Puducherry approached Abhishek Nayar for a coach-cum-player role.[3] However, a day later, Nayar ruled himself out for the job of coaching Puducherry.[4] In August 2018, Nayar decided to move to Puducherry.[5]

Governing Body.

Damodaran P - Hon.Secretary (Also MD of Siechem Technologies Pvt. Ltd & Owner of TNPL Team Siechem Madurai Panthers)

Arunkumar G M - President

Nair A K S - Vice President

Raja S V - Hon. Joint Secretary

Deepikaa L S - Hon. Treasurer

Hemalatha R - Executive Committee Member

Sangeetha V - Executive Committee Member

Azam Ahmed K - Executive Committee Member

See also

Board of Cricket Control in India


  1. "Puducherry becomes associate member of BCCI". ToI. Retrieved 28 October 2017.
  2. "Puducherry get go-ahead for Ranji 2018-19". Wisden India. Retrieved 24 February 2018.
  3. "Nayar approached to play for Puducherry". Times of India. Retrieved 11 July 2018.
  4. "Abhishek Nayar rules himself out from coaching Puducherry, will take call on playing". First Post. Retrieved 12 July 2018.
  5. "Abhishek Nayar moves to Pondicherry in search of special 100". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 21 August 2018.
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