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Hansie Cronje


Match-fixing case: Police may summon T-Series’ Krishan, take Sanjeev Chawla to match venues

February 14, 2020 2:15 pm

Chawla and Kumar, along with others, were part of the 2013 Delhi Police chargesheet into the conspiracy to fix matches during the 2000 series between India and South Africa.

Alleged bookie Sanjeev Chawla loses UK appeal, set to be extradited to India

January 16, 2020 7:52 pm

Sanjeev Chawla, wanted in India to face charges of cricket match-fixing dating back to 2000, has been fighting against his extradition on human rights grounds.

20 years ago: Revisiting cricket's darkest chapter at Centurion

January 16, 2020 10:26 am

While England went on to win the match in a thrilling finale, months later a confession made by the then Proteas skipper Hansie Cronje tarnished the reputation of the sport, which has always been referred to as a 'gentleman's game.'

Michael Vaughan felt odd after Hansie Cronje gave England 'sniff' of win in Centurion

January 15, 2020 4:52 pm

"I never suspected match-fixing. Why would you as a young player? But the one thing that struck me as strange was why that South Africa team had decided to give us a sniff," Vaughan had written.

Delhi cops to attend bookie Chawla’s extradition hearing in London

October 19, 2019 8:57 am

Apparently, the name of current investigation officer (IO) was dropped from the proposal and an inspector, who had filed the chargesheet in July 2013, was shortlisted by senior Delhi Police officers.

Cronje's match-fixing to Tendulkar's 'ball tampering': The biggest controversies of India vs South Africa series

September 13, 2019 12:32 pm

From match-fixing to a ban on Sachin Tendulkar for ball-tampering, the biggest controversies that have emerged from India vs South Africa series over the years.

UK court clears extradition of alleged bookie Sanjeev Chawla

January 07, 2019 5:12 pm

According to court documents, the Delhi-born businessman had moved to the UK on a business visa in 1996, where he has been based while making trips back and forth to India.

Hansie Cronje match-fixing scandal: Sanjeev Chawla, the one that got away

February 14, 2020 2:13 pm

18 years after an extortion probe and a tapped phone led them to Hansie Cronje and one of cricket’s biggest match-fixing scandals, Indian authorities may finally lay hands on the bookie at the centre of it all.

Allan Donald, Dale Steyn pay tribute to Hansie Cronje on death anniversary

June 03, 2018 9:41 am

Former South Africa captain Hansie Cronje passed away on June 1, 2002, in a plane crash, less than a year after he was handed life-ban for his role in the match-fixing scandal.

Hansie Cronje fixing hearing on Jan 18

October 14, 2015 9:06 am

According to the charge sheet filed by Delhi police, It's alleged that Hansie Cronje was paid Rs 1.2 crore in two installments for fixing matches.