Match-Fixing

ICC slaps 20-year ban on a Zimbabwe official for fixing attempt

ICC slaps 20-year ban on a Zimbabwe official for fixing attempt

Rajan Nayer, the treasurer and marketing director of Harare Metropolitan Cricket, accepted the charge of “directly soliciting, inducing, enticing or encouraging (Graeme) Cremer” to fix an international match.

Mar 27, 2018, 14:33 PM IST
Indian pacer Mohammed Shami to be investigated for match-fixing

Indian pacer Mohammed Shami to be investigated for match-fixing

The Supreme Court-appointed Committee of Administrators (COA) has asked its Anti-Corruption and Security Unit (ACSU) led by Neeraj Kumar to investigate the allegations made by Mohammed Shami’s wife Hasin Jahan that the pacer took money from a Pakistani girl named ‘Alishba’ after the insistence of an England-based businessman Mohammed Bhai.

Mar 14, 2018, 12:30 PM IST
Malaysia badminton pair faces hearing over alleged fixing

Malaysia badminton pair faces hearing over alleged fixing

The pair, named in local reports as ex-world junior champion Zulfadli Zulkiffli and Tan Chun Seang, was allegedly involved in a case of fixing about two years ago.

Feb 26, 2018, 18:10 PM IST
Malaysian star Lee Chong Wei was approached by a match-fixer: reports

Malaysian star Lee Chong Wei was approached by a match-fixer: reports

The 35-year-old`s revelation came after news emerged last week that two Malaysian players are being investigated by the Badminton World Federation (BWF) for suspected match-fixing. The pair, who are reportedly due to face a BWF hearing in Singapore later this month, could be banned for life if found guilty.

Feb 21, 2018, 09:49 AM 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
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