Saturday, Dec 03, 2022

match fixing


Alleged match-fixing: CBI seeks cooperation of Indian football clubs

November 21, 2022 11:11 am

Under the scanner, is the role of an alleged match fixer based in Singapore in rigging the results of matches, officials said.

Tennis coach Max Wenders banned for match-fixing

July 27, 2022 4:18 pm

One of the charges against Wenders came under a rule which forbids people involved with tennis to “directly or indirectly, facilitate any Player to not use his or her best efforts in any Event."

Cricketer Brendan Taylor's confession puts focus on Indian bookies, dirty money and lack of a law

January 27, 2022 8:17 am

As match fixing is not a criminal offence in India those corruptors who make approaches to cricketers get away lightly.

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.

Corrupters now target people who know the captain: ICC ACU head Alex Marshall

November 16, 2021 12:41 pm

Back in 2018, during an ICC media day event, Marshall had given the lowdown on how captains were targeted. Tightening the noose and more awareness among players have brought in a change in approach since.

FIFA collaborates with United Nations to strengthen fight against match-fixing

March 16, 2021 3:40 pm

FIFA has intensified its fight against corruption.

Maharashtra: Two held for placing bets on IPL matches

October 08, 2020 7:02 am

The local crime branch of the district police raided a medical store in Dahanu on Tuesday night and found a businessman, Jinesh Punamiya, allegedly placing bets using a mobile application on the outcome of the match between the Mumbai Indians and the Rajasthan Royals.

Had to flee after being constantly threatened by Umar Akmal: Zulqarnain Haider

May 03, 2020 11:08 am

Zulqarnain Haider returned to Lahore in 2011 on the assurances of the then interior minister, Rehman Malik, but he has not been able to resurrect his cricket career.

Match-fixing scandal: Delhi HC sends suspected bookie Sanjeev Chawla to Tihar Jail

February 14, 2020 7:55 pm

The court order to sent Chawla to Tihar jail was delivered after his counsel told the court that during his extradition, the Union Home Ministry had assured the United Kingdom government that he would be kept in Tihar jail to face trial.