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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.

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.

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 slapped with a five-year ban.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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".

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Kaneria`s life ban upheld by London High Court

In another jolt to Danish Kaneria`s chances of returning to professional cricket, the London High Court dismissed the Pakistan leg-spinner`s appeals against his life ban from the sport here today.

Latif backs Malik in bid to lift life ban

Former Pakistan captain Rashid Latif Thursday backed former team-mate Salim Malik in his bid to overturn a life ban imposed 14 years ago for match-fixing.

`Heartbroken` Kaneria slams ECB for `taking away bread and butter` with life ban

Former Pakistani spinner Danish Kaneria has reportedly slammed the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) for banning him for life in 2012 after he allegedly introducing then Essex teammate Mervyn Westfield to illegal bookmakers.

Olympic champion Adams expected life ban for Ostapchuk

Olympic shotput champion Valerie Adams had expected her former rival Nadzeya Ostapchuk to get a life ban for doping offences that saw her stripped of the London Olympics and 2005 world championships gold medals, the New Zealander`s manager has said.