Indo-AsianNews Service | Thursday May 21, 2015
Since its inception eight years ago, the cash-rich IPL has been hailed for bringing forth new and exciting talent or resurrecting many a fledgling career. But simultaneously, it has derived bad publicity for a host of unsavoury events over the years that included spats between team owners to the unceremonious sacking of its creator Lalit Modi.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Thursday April 16, 2015
The Supreme Court of India has constituted the Justice Lodha Commission to make administrative reforms in the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI). N. Srinivasan is being probed by the panel for his role in the Indian Premier League (IPL) match fixing scam and is awaiting the verdict on his conduct as the BCCI president during the scandal.
Mid-Day.com | Monday November 17, 2014
Two top cricketers, one of whom starred in India's World Cup-winning campaign, broke down when the investigators grilled them about their alleged role in match fixing, saying their lives will be destroyed if the committee named them.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday May 30, 2014
Four people were arrested in Kaithal for their alleged involvement in betting on Indian Premier League (IPL) matches, police said today.
Shubhodeep Chakravarty | Friday May 23, 2014
Even as the Supreme Court probes allegations of match-fixing and betting in the Indian Premier League, revelations by Kiwi star Brendon McCullum indicate how money has the power to corrupt the gentleman's game.
Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday April 16, 2014
The first match of the seventh edition of the Indian Premier League is between defending champions Mumbai Indians, captained by Rohit Sharma, and Gautam Gambhir-led Kolkata Knight Riders, winners of the 2012 edition. The organisers are hoping that cricket takes the centre stage and not drama and scandals -- as in the last edition.
Press Trust of India | Thursday March 6, 2014
The widening of the probe to alleged match fixing involving bookies besides others came after the Mudgal Committee told the Supreme Court that the angle was not properly probed by the Tamil Nadu Police despite indications pointing to it.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday February 26, 2014
The Mudgal panel on Indian Premier League scam, which submitted its report to the Supreme Court, had said "on the issue of whether Mr Gurunath Meiyappan was involved in match fixing and spot fixing, the issue has not been investigated thoroughly by the ICC-ACSU, BCCI's ACU or the CB-CID of the Chennai Police though some information was available fo...
Press Trust of India | Sunday December 8, 2013
Chris Cairns challenged ICC to approach him if he was under investigation. Cairns had last year won a libel suit against then IPL boss Lalit Modi, who had alleged that the Kiwi all-rounder was involved in fixing and that was the reason for barring him from IPL auction.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday December 4, 2013
Mehmood Abdi had filed certain inputs with the Justice Mudgal Committee after it had called for all concerned to provide information/inputs of alleged betting and match fixing, a media release issued on his behalf said on Wednesday.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 25, 2013
According to media reports, a Mumbai-based bookie had fixed an IPL match for Rs 6 crore after striking deals with four players of Sunrisers Hyderabad -- Thisara Perera, Hanuma Vihari, Karan Sharma, Ashish Reddy.
NDTVCricket | Monday September 23, 2013
Media reports say top Sri Lankan all-rounder Thisara Perera was among four Sunrisers Hyderabad players who fixed an IPL 2013 match against Pune Warriors
Press Trust of India | Monday September 23, 2013
Sri Lanka Cricket's rebuttal comes in the wake of a media report which stated that a Mumbai-based bookie fixed an IPL match for Rs 6 crore after striking deals with four players of Sunrisers Hyderabad.
India News | Saurabh Gupta | Monday September 16, 2013
The Mumbai Police is expected to filed its chargesheet in the Indian Premier League spot-fixing scandal later this week. Chennai Super Kings' Gurunath Meiyappan, son-in-law of BCCI chief N Srinivasan, is likely to be charged for cheating and gambling.
Chandni | Thursday August 8, 2013
Superstar Shah Rukh Khan, who owns the Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) cricket team, feels match fixing takes place out of greed and is prevalent all over the world.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 7, 2013
However, Anil Kumble said cricket administrators can only take certain measures and make life difficult for people getting involved in match-fixing, but cannot conduct surveillance on each individual, 365 days and 24/7.
Tanima Biswas | Monday July 22, 2013
The case dates back to the year 2000 when the Crime Branch of Delhi Police revealed that an India-South Africa One Day International (ODI) match played in March was fixed.
Tanima Biswas (with agency inputs) | Friday June 7, 2013
Three players from Mr Kundra's cricket team, including Test pacer S Sreesanth, were arrested last month for spot-fixing. They have denied charges that they took money from bookies to deliberately bowl badly during pre-determined overs.
Press Trust of India | Friday May 31, 2013
Latif, who played a key role in first bringing the match fixing menace to the fore, said that even recent rule changes made in one-day international or being suggested needed to be scrutinised independently in order to find out who would benefit the most from these -- the sport or individuals.
Press Trust of India | Thursday May 23, 2013
The spot-fixing saga in the ongoing IPL took a dramatic turn today with ICC withdrawing controversial Pakistani umpire Rauf from the panel of match officials for the Champions Trophy as his role in the scandal is being investigated by the Mumbai Police.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 22, 2013
A Delhi Police officer says Chandila was supposed to fix another match - the be played on May 17 - but couldn't since he was arrested before the clash.
India News | Reported by Tanima Biswas; edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Wednesday May 22, 2013
New revelations have emerged in the spot-fixing probe that has taken the cricketing world by storm. The Delhi Police today claimed that cricketer Ajit Chandila was paid Rs 15 lakh by bookies for spot-fixing in an Indian Premier League (IPL) match which was played in Hyderabad on May 17.
India News | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt (with inputs from PTI) | Tuesday May 21, 2013
Actor Vindoo Dara Singh, son of late wrestler-actor Dara Singh, was arrested by the Mumbai Police today for his alleged links with bookies accused of spot-fixing in the Indian Premier League or IPL's on-going season.
Press Trust of India | Monday May 20, 2013
Sibal has emphasised that there was a need for a separate law to deal with the menace of fixing in cricket as the Indian Penal Code (IPC) does not recognise match fixing and spot fixing as offences.