Match-Fixing

Match-fixing in I-League? Minerva Punjab FC flag attempt to AIFF

Match-fixing in I-League? Minerva Punjab FC flag attempt to AIFF

Acting on I-League leaders Minerva Punjab FC owner Ranjit Bajaj's tweet that bribes were offered to two of his players in an alleged match-fixing attempt, the All India Football Federation (AIFF) has asked for further details from the club, a source said.

Jan 18, 2018, 15:54 PM IST
ICC clears Sri Lanka Cricket of corruption

ICC clears Sri Lanka Cricket of corruption

Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) said on Tuesday that the sport's global governing body had found no evidence of wrongdoing following allegations of match-fixing and other forms of corruption.

Jan 09, 2018, 20:12 PM IST
Four players from Brazilian club Rio Ave charged with match-fixing

Four players from Brazilian club Rio Ave charged with match-fixing

The total amount of bets placed on the game was in the region of half a million euros, media reported.

Dec 28, 2017, 18:36 PM IST
Hockey India files match fixing complaint against Pakistan: Report

Hockey India files match fixing complaint against Pakistan: Report

India thrashed their arch-rivals 7-1 on June 18 in a Pool B match with Harmanpreet Singh, Talwinder Singh and Akashdeep Singh scoring a brace each, while Pradeep Mor contributed with one goal.

Jul 06, 2017, 19:16 PM IST
ICC Champions Trophy: Aamer Sohail takes U-turn, says never accused Pakistani team of any fixing charges

ICC Champions Trophy: Aamer Sohail takes U-turn, says never accused Pakistani team of any fixing charges

Pakistan entered their maiden Champions Trophy final after defeating hosts and one of the pre-tournament favourites England in the semis.

Jun 16, 2017, 19:18 PM IST
Spot-fixing wouldn’t have happened had Wasim Akram, Inzamam-Ul-Haq been hanged: Abdul Qadir

Spot-fixing wouldn’t have happened had Wasim Akram, Inzamam-Ul-Haq been hanged: Abdul Qadir

The second edition of PSL was rocked by spot-fixing scandal, and the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) was forced to send back Sharjeel Khan and Khalid Latif from UAE, where the league games were played.

Mar 18, 2017, 23:48 PM IST
Kepler Wessels suspected Hansie Cronje of fixing matches long before he was caught in 2000

Kepler Wessels suspected Hansie Cronje of fixing matches long before he was caught in 2000

Cronje in 2000 had admitted to taking bribes from gamblers since 1996 before being handed a life ban from cricket. However, two years later, Cronje died in an aeroplane crash.

Feb 23, 2017, 23:23 PM IST
Sreesanth ready to defy BCCI; contacts legal representatives in UK, Switzerland, India

Sreesanth ready to defy BCCI; contacts legal representatives in UK, Switzerland, India

A bench of Delhi High Court cleared him of matchy-fixing charges but the BCCI ban remained.

Feb 04, 2017, 20:08 PM IST
Banned South African cricketer Alviro Petersen 'feared for safety' during match-fixing investigations

Banned South African cricketer Alviro Petersen 'feared for safety' during match-fixing investigations

In a statement Petersen claimed that the plea bargain he reached with Cricket South Africa (CSA), accepting a two-year ban, vindicated his insistence that he was not corrupt.

Dec 23, 2016, 15:36 PM IST
Epic mess-up: Bangladesh newspaper uses Kevin Pietersen​'s photo in Alviro’s match-fixing story

Epic mess-up: Bangladesh newspaper uses Kevin Pietersen​'s photo in Alviro’s match-fixing story

KP last played for England in the 2013-14 Ashes series and the subsequent ODIs.

Nov 14, 2016, 22:32 PM IST
Brendon McCullum does not want to see Chris Cairns ever again – Here's why!​

Brendon McCullum does not want to see Chris Cairns ever again – Here's why!​

Brendon McCullum also criticised the International Cricket Council's handling of his case after he was interviewed multiple times and his evidence was leaked to the media.

Oct 20, 2016, 11:30 AM IST
Javed Miandad calls Shahid Afridi 'son of a thief', says he sold Pakistan by fixing matches

Javed Miandad calls Shahid Afridi 'son of a thief', says he sold Pakistan by fixing matches

Miandad claimed he caught Afridi and other members of Pakistani team fixing matches and he also has proof.

Oct 10, 2016, 15:20 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
Bookie who fixed matches between India-South Africa with Hansie Cronje in 2000 arrested in London: Report

Bookie who fixed matches between India-South Africa with Hansie Cronje in 2000 arrested in London: Report

Chawla and Hansie Cronje were named in a 70-page chargesheet by the crime branch for “fixing matches played between India and South Africa from February 16, 2000 to March 20, 2000 in India”.

Sep 14, 2016, 11:39 AM IST
Cricket South Africa bans four cricketers for match-fixing

Cricket South Africa bans four cricketers for match-fixing

Tsolekile, who received a 12-year-ban, is said to have failed to disclose to the authorities "details of an approach to engage in corrupt conduct" in the 2015 competition.

Aug 08, 2016, 17:24 PM IST
Manoj Prabhakar to take legal action against makers of 'Azhar'?

Manoj Prabhakar to take legal action against makers of 'Azhar'?

Prabhakar spoke to the makers and asked them to arrange a screening for him but the makers seem to have turned a deaf ear to his requests. 

May 10, 2016, 13:27 PM IST
Match-fixing allegations on Suresh Raina resurface ahead of World T20 semi-final clash against West Indies – Reports

Match-fixing allegations on Suresh Raina resurface ahead of World T20 semi-final clash against West Indies – Reports

Raina is on the national duty in the ongoing ICC World T20.

Mar 31, 2016, 14:17 PM IST
Lonwabo Tsotsobe: Former No.1 ODI bowler denies any involvement in match-fixing scandal

Lonwabo Tsotsobe: Former No.1 ODI bowler denies any involvement in match-fixing scandal

Left-arm pacer Tsotsobe has played five Tests, 61 ODIs and 23 T20 matches for his South Africa.

Feb 26, 2016, 06:29 AM IST
Ram Slam Twenty20: Lonwabo Tsotsobe, Thami Tsolekile under investigation for alleged match-fixing

Ram Slam Twenty20: Lonwabo Tsotsobe, Thami Tsolekile under investigation for alleged match-fixing

Reports claim Tsotsobe alongside Tsolekile, had accepted money from Gulam Bodi, who was banned for 20 years last month for match-fixing.

Feb 25, 2016, 13:08 PM IST
Aquib Javed: I still oppose Mohammad Amir’s return

Aquib Javed: I still oppose Mohammad Amir’s return

Mohammad Amir served a five-year ban and jail time for indulging in spot-fixing.

Feb 25, 2016, 07:05 AM IST