Friday, Oct 07, 2022

Karnataka Premier League


‘Cricket match fixing is not cheating’: Karnataka HC quashes case against KPL players, team official

January 21, 2022 2:31 pm

“It is true that if a player indulges in match fixing, a general feeling will arise that he has cheated the lovers of the game. But this general feeling does not give rise to an offence,” the judge stated.

KPL: Bookie claims he was acting on instructions of BCCI anti-corruption sleuth

November 29, 2019 7:59 am

Gulati, alleged to be involved in betting across the world including in the Caribbean Premier League and Tamil Nadu Premier League, claimed to have kept BCCI manager for anti-corruption Anshuman Upadhyay in the loop about his approaches to Karnataka Premier League players

KPL fixing probe gets a shot in arm, international bookie nabbed

November 11, 2019 8:51 am

The bookie was in hiding in the West Indies after the KPL fixing scam surfaced and was arrested on the basis of a look-out circular issued by the police.

Spot-fixing scandal: ‘It’s easy to say that the players are greedy, but definitely higher-ups are also involved’

November 08, 2019 8:02 am

CM Gautam is easily the biggest name to have emerged in the police investigations into KPL. His breakthrough season was 2012-13 when he made 943 runs at an average of 118 with couple of double hundreds.

Big catch: IPL regular arrested for match-fixing

November 08, 2019 8:04 am

CM Gautam, wicket-keeper batsman who played for RCB, Daredevils and Mumbai Indians, accused of unfair play in several KPL games, including 2019 final.

Ex-Karnataka Ranji players CM Gautam, Abrar Qazi arrested in spot-fixing scandal

November 07, 2019 1:54 pm

Bellary Tuskers captain CM Gautam and his teammate Abrar Qazi were arrested by the city's Central Crime Branch, which is investigating charges of spot-fixing in the last two seasons of Karnataka Premier League.

Batsman arrested for alleged fixing in Karnataka Premier League

November 06, 2019 8:27 am

Nishant Singh Shekhawat came under the scanner following the arrest of the bowling coach of the Bengaluru Blasters team Vinu Prasad and a batsman M Vishwanathan, on charges of cheating and conspiracy.

Changing bat, folding sleeves were signals player gave bookie before fixing in Karnataka league

October 31, 2019 7:56 am

According to the police the spot-fixing, which took place during the August 31st game was planned nearly a week earlier following a meeting between Prasad and the bookie Manoj Kumar at the lobby of a hotel in east Bengaluru.

Wicketkeeper, bowling coach arrested for betting in Karnataka league

October 26, 2019 8:37 am

The KPL, an IPL-style franchise-based league, has been under match and spot-fixing scanner for a while, after The Indian Express had last month exposed the rampant fixing prevalent in these leagues.

RCB drummer arrested for betting, illegal approach in Karnataka league

October 03, 2019 8:30 am

Bhavesh Bafna, 26, a drummer who has entertained crowds in the IPL on behalf of Royal Challengers Bangalore as well as in the Tamil Nadu Premier League and the KPL, was arrested by CCB police on Wednesday.