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Cricket match fixing


Match fixing does not amount to cheating: Karnataka HC

January 22, 2022 8:19 am

The counsel for the crime branch police argued during the case that the case amounted to cheating since "people buy tickets to watch a match" and they expect fair play and that matching fixing robs the game of fair play.

Ex-IPL & Ranji player alleges bribery offer to fix matches

January 17, 2022 7:27 pm

A police official said the formal complaint with them was filed after directions from the BCCI. “A special team has been formed and we suspect that the accused, who claimed to be called Bunny Anand, is in Bengaluru,” the official said.

Mohali police sends notice to web app for streaming live commentary of matches

July 10, 2020 10:35 am

The development comes a day after the police located four local players from Champions Cricket Academy at Chapar Chiri village near Mohali and took their statement, besides the statement of academy’s coach Ravi Verma at Kharar court and police headquarters in Mohali.

Protests in Sri Lanka after Sangakkara grilled for more than 8 hours in 2011 WC final fixing probe

July 03, 2020 9:56 am

Protests were held against the "continuous harassment of Kumar Sangakkara and other cricketers over unsubstantiated match-fixing allegations" on the day the former captain was interrogated for more than five hours.

Aravinda de Silva, Upul Tharanga grilled in 2011 World Cup final fixing allegation probe

July 02, 2020 3:44 pm

Aravinda De Silva, who was the man of the match in Sri Lanka's 1996 World Cup triumph, was the first to be interviewed by the newly formed anti-corruption unit

Sri Lankan government launches probe into 2011 World Cup final fixing allegation

June 19, 2020 6:18 pm

Aluthgamage has alleged that his country "sold" the game to India, a claim that was ridiculed by former captains Kumar Sangakkara and Mahela Jayawardene who demanded evidence from him.

Sanjeev Chawla’s disclosure figment of imagination, says Advocate

June 04, 2020 8:07 am

Earlier, Sanjeev Chawla had allegedly mentioned the role of the mafia in widespread cricket corruption and the fixed games were akin to "movies which are already being directed by someone".

Cricket matches fixed, like movie directed by someone else: Bookie Sanjeev Chawla

May 31, 2020 8:31 am

The Delhi Police Crime Branch, in its supplementary chargesheet, has said that Sanjeev Chawla’s non-cooperation in investigation proves his involvement in the crime.

'Sanjeev Chawla's non-cooperation proves his guilt'

May 24, 2020 8:09 am

The prime accused, Sanjeev Chawla, in Hansie Cronje match-fixing case of 2000 didn’t divulge any details even when confronted with evidence, says chargesheet.

Umar Akmal appeals against his three-year ban

May 19, 2020 5:45 pm

PCB had banned Akmal from all forms of cricket last month after its disciplinary panel found him guilty of not reporting corrupt approaches ahead of the Pakistan Super League earlier this year.