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Supreme Court seeks BCCI response on S Sreesanth's plea against life ban

Supreme Court seeks BCCI response on S Sreesanth's plea against life ban

 The Supreme Court on Monday sought the BCCI's response to a plea by former cricketer S. Sreesanth challenging a life ban on him by the apex cricketing body in the wake of an alleged IPL spot-fixing scandal.

Feb 05, 2018, 13:05 PM IST
Life ban on S Sreesanth: Supreme Court to hear plea on February 5

Life ban on S Sreesanth: Supreme Court to hear plea on February 5

The Supreme Court has agreed to hear on February 5 an appeal filed by cricketer S Sreesanth against a Kerala High Court verdict that restored the life ban imposed on him by the BCCI in the wake of the 2013 IPL spot- fixing scandal.

Feb 01, 2018, 20:25 PM IST
Banned Sreesanth to approach Supreme Court in last-ditch effort to rescue playing career

Banned Sreesanth to approach Supreme Court in last-ditch effort to rescue playing career

Tainted former India cricketer S Sreesanth on Friday said he would approach the Supreme Court in a last-ditch effort to lift the life ban imposed on him by the BCCI following allegations of spot-fixing during an IPL match in 2013.

Nov 03, 2017, 20:41 PM IST
Sreesanth takes on BCCI; questions return of Chennai Super Kings, Rajasthan Royals

Sreesanth takes on BCCI; questions return of Chennai Super Kings, Rajasthan Royals

Sreesanth took to Twitter and wrote, “the board is firm on its zero tolerance policy on corruption and match-fixing," he added.@bcci office?? Then what about csk and Rajasthan? (sic).”

Aug 11, 2017, 16:34 PM IST
South African Tennis player Joshua Chetty handed life ban for match-fixing

South African Tennis player Joshua Chetty handed life ban for match-fixing

Chetty reached a career-high of 1,370 in June 2015.

Sep 28, 2016, 21:35 PM IST
Pakistani cricketer Danish Kaneria seeks help from BCCI

Pakistani cricketer Danish Kaneria seeks help from BCCI

Kaneria has been facing life ban from cricket after he was found guilty of spot fixing.

Jan 21, 2016, 13:16 PM IST

IPL spot-fixing: Chandila banned for life, Hiken Shah for five years

Announcing their final verdict on IPL spot-fixing scandal, Board of Cricket for Control in India (BCCI) disciplinary committee on Monday imposed life ban on Ajit Chandila, while Hiken Shah was slap

Jan 18, 2016, 17:44 PM IST
IPL spot-fixing scandal: Ajit Chandila gets life ban, Hiken Shah banned for 5 years

IPL spot-fixing scandal: Ajit Chandila gets life ban, Hiken Shah banned for 5 years

Chandila was arrested by the police for trying to spot-fix IPL games in 2013 along with his then Rajasthan Royals teammates S Sreesanth and Ankeet Chavan.

Jan 18, 2016, 14:17 PM IST
Life bans for former IAAF officials for alleged doping cover-ups

Life bans for former IAAF officials for alleged doping cover-ups

In a landmark step, the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) on Thursday handed bans to four individuals, including life ban to the son of former president Lamine Diack, for their alleged roles in doping cover-ups.

Jan 07, 2016, 23:25 PM IST
Michel Platini hits out at FIFA investigators

Michel Platini hits out at FIFA investigators

Blatter and Platini, both serving 90-day suspensions, deny any wrongdoing. But FIFA`s ethics commission has called for a life ban for Platini.

Dec 19, 2015, 23:11 PM IST
Sepp Blatter says only FIFA congress can ban him

Sepp Blatter says only FIFA congress can ban him

Blatter criticised FIFA ethics committee and said they were not entitled to ban him from his office.

Nov 26, 2015, 17:13 PM IST
Controversial Zimbabwean cricketer Mark Vermeulen gets life ban for 'apes' racial slur

Controversial Zimbabwean cricketer Mark Vermeulen gets life ban for 'apes' racial slur

Mark Vermeulen has been banned from all cricket by Zimbabwe Cricket for engaging in a racist tirade on Facebook in which he denigrated black Zimbabweans by referring them as "apes".

Oct 17, 2015, 17:44 PM IST
WATCH: Bermuda cricketer handed life ban after ugly fight on cricket pitch

WATCH: Bermuda cricketer handed life ban after ugly fight on cricket pitch

Bermuda cricketer Jason Anderson has been handed a life ban for his role in an ugly brawl during a match in the tiny island nation 10 days ago.

Sep 22, 2015, 13:04 PM IST
S Sreesanth will be permitted to practice in Kochi stadium: GDCA

S Sreesanth will be permitted to practice in Kochi stadium: GDCA

 A couple of days after S Sreesanth was exonerated in 2013 IPL spot fixing-case by a Delhi court, a Kerala government body has said that it would throw open the doors of its cricket stadium to the former India medium-pacer despite BCCI's unwillingness to revoke his life ban.

Jul 27, 2015, 17:35 PM IST
Kerala cricket body to ask BCCI to lift ban on Sreesanth

Kerala cricket body to ask BCCI to lift ban on Sreesanth

Kerala Cricket Association on Sunday decided to write to the BCCI seeking lifting of the life ban imposed on pacer S Sreesanth who has been discharged by a Delhi court in the IPL-6 spot-fixing case.

Jul 26, 2015, 18:08 PM IST
Asian Cup: Iran want life ban for Aussie referee Ben Williams

Asian Cup: Iran want life ban for Aussie referee Ben Williams

A top Iranian official on Sunday called for a life ban for Australian referee Ben Williams after a bungling display in their tempestuous Asian Cup quarter-final loss to Iraq.

Jan 25, 2015, 16:59 PM IST
I shall return: Sreesanth

I shall return: Sreesanth

Former India fast bowler S. Sreesanth, who is currently facing trial for spot fixing in a Delhi court, is certain that he will return to full-fledged cricket.

Jan 16, 2015, 19:56 PM IST
Laishram Sarita Devi matter lands in OCA doorsteps

Laishram Sarita Devi matter lands in OCA doorsteps

The organising committee of Asian Games on Thursday said that Indian boxer Laishram Sarita Devi's refusal to accept her bronze medal during the ceremony was "regretful and against the spirit of sportsmanship" and the matter has now landed in the doorsteps of Olympic Council of Asia.

Oct 02, 2014, 10:16 AM IST

Paralympic Committee of India contemplates life ban on para-athlete Sachin Choudhary

Even as confusion prevailed over how para-athlete Sachin Choudhary came here as a part of the Indian Commonwealth Games contingent without dope clearance, the Paralympic Committee of India was contemplating a life ban on the powerlifter.

Jul 25, 2014, 18:43 PM IST

Stuart Broad suggests life ban on match fixers

England all-rounder Stuart Broad has said that all match fixers should be banned for life, while former Indian all-rounder Ravi Shastri has said spending seven to eight years in jail would be a more acceptable deterrent.

Jul 02, 2014, 13:52 PM IST