The new regime at the BCCI is contemplating appointment of former Delhi Police Commissioner Neeraj Kumar as the chief of board's Anti Corruption & Security Unit (ACSU) in place of Ravi Sawani, who is unlikely to get an extension.
A Delhi court on Friday fixed December 8 for commencement of arguments on framing of charges in 2013 IPL spot-fixing scandal case in which suspended cricketers S Sreesanth, Ajit Chandila, Ankeet Chavan and others, including underworld don Dawood Ibrahim, have been chargesheeted.
The Forensic Science Laboratory in Mumbai identified the voice of Indian Premier League (IPL) betting scam, spot-fixing case accused Gurunath Meiyappan in a tapped phone conversation. According to media reports, the son-in-law of ICC, boss N Srinivasan was heard talking to another accomplice Vindoo Dara Singh.
Acting on the Supreme Court directive, Justice (Retired) Mukul Mudgal committee has submitted its Indian Premier League (IPL) fixing probe report to the apex court on Friday. However, the case will be heard on September 1. The Supreme Court had set a deadline of August-end for submitting the report.
Rajasthan Royals` mentor Rahul Dravid although expressed happiness that no spot-fixing or match-fixing controversy has happened till now in the ongoing edition of the Indian Premier League, he said the players need to keep their eyes and ears open all the time.
Almost a year after three Rajasthan Royals players were arrested for spot-fixing in the Indian Premier League, franchise CEO Raghu Iyer has admitted that the brand image is yet to be fully restored following one of the biggest cricketing scandals in the country.
The BCCI disciplinary committee has given former Rajasthan Royals off-spinner Ajit Chandila time till March 12 to submit his written reply after the Board`s Anti-Corruption Unit chief Ravi Sawani has found him guilty of spot-fixing during last year`s IPL.
A Delhi court today granted interim bail to three alleged bookies, arrested in IPL spot-fixing case along with three suspended cricketers, on the ground that the "investigation" against them was complete.
Under-fire BCCI president N Srinivasan on Saturday continued to remain defiant by stating that no one could stop him from seeking an year`s extension in the upcoming AGM despite the chargesheet against his son-in-law Gurunath Meiyappan for betting during IPL.
Mumbai Cricket Association has formally requested the BCCI to allot the second and final Test between India and the West Indies to the Wankhede Stadium here so that Sachin Tendulkar could play his milestone 200th Test before the home crowd.
Tainted cricketer Ankeet Chavan and young Harmeet Singh were today severely scolded by the senior members of BCCI`s disciplinary committee that handed life ban to the 27-year-old spinner while reprimanding the India U-19 World Cup star for IPL spot-fixing scandal.
Four players of Rajasthan Royals allegedly involved in spot-fixing during the sixth edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL), have been found guilty in a probe conducted by BCCI`s anti-corruption unit chief Ravi Sawani.
Young left-arm spinner Harmeet Singh today told the Cricket Board that he personally had no knowledge as to whether his three Rajasthan Royals` teammates, implicated in the IPL spot-fixing scandal, had any intention to commit the alleged offences.