Digvijay Singh calls spot-fixing a heinous crime

Congress general secretary Digvijay Singh said on Saturday that spot-fixing is a heinous crime, and added that stringent action must be taken against all those involved in wrong doings.

Leave sports to sportspersons, politics to politicians: Omar

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Saturday said sports bodies should be administered by sportspersons and not by politicians.

NCP talks in two voices on BCCI chief`s resignation

The Nationalist Congress Party`s spokesperson demanded resignation of Indian cricket board chief N Srinivasan.

Spot-fixing scandal: Cong favours self-regulation

Amid demands of a court monitored SIT probe into the affairs of IPL, the Congress on Thursday favoured self-regulation in the wake of the spot-fixing scandal.

IPL is den of gambling: Yashwant Sinha

The Indian Premier League (IPL) is a den of gambling, BJP leader Yashwant Sinha said on Thursday and pressed for a detailed inquiry into the spot fixing in the tournament.

Sreesanth and spot-fixing to feature in Malayalam film now

The IPL incident that recently resulted in cutting short the careers of Indian cricketers Sreesanth, Ankeet Chavan and Ajit Chandila – the trio’s involvement in the infamous spot-fixing – is now to be portrayed on celluloid.

When Veena got a distress call from ex Asif

Few days before the British courts declared former Pakistani cricketer Mohammad Asif guilty of match-fixing, he made a distress call to ex girlfriend, model-actress Veena Malik and asked her to come to London as he needed her.

Tainted Pak trio can seek ICC hearing by Sept 20

Salman Butt and pace bowlers Mohammad Asif and Mohammad Aamir have until September 20 to ask for a hearing of the ICC`s Anti-Corruption and Security unit to challenge the provisional suspension imposed on them.

Fixing ghost returns, bookie accuse Pak Captain as the ‘ringleader’

Bookie Majeed has confessed of knowing Pakistan skipper Salman Butt and has alleged Butt to approach him for striking deals and has even quoted him as “the ringleader of the pack.”