CricketNext takes a look at Anurag Thakur's career as cricket administrator:
2000 — Thakur takes over as president of Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association.
2000 — Thakur plays only first-class match to be eligible for national junior selector’s post. Is soon appointed junior national selector.
2011 — Thakur becomes a BCCI office bearer for the first time, is elected joint-secretary in N Srinivasan’s administration.
2013 — Thakur speaks out against the spot-fixing fiasco in the IPL and asks for all tainted cricketers and officials to be removed.
2015 — With the SC sidelining Srinivasan, Jagmohan Dalmiya is appointed new BCCI chief and Thakur takes over as secretary.
2016 — Thakur becomes the second youngest BCCI chief at 41. Only Fatehsingh Rao Gaekwad was appointed BCCI president at 33.
2017 — SC removes Thakur as BCCI chief after the cricket body failed to implement the recommendations of the Lodha panel despite repeated warning from the apex court.