The Supreme Court on Tuesday hinted that a high-powered committee could be set up to decide on the punishment for those who breached the IPL code of conduct, including Gurunath Meiyappan, the son-in-law of BCCI President-in-exile N Srinivasan.
The Supreme Court Monday grilled step-aside BCCI president N. Srinivasan on conflict of interest and said it was difficult for it to accept that the involvement of his son-in-law Gurunath Meiyappan - a team official of Chennai Super Kings - in betting during the IPL 2013 did not result in conflict of interest.
Another Monday, another hearing on Indian Premier League (IPL) spot-fixing and betting case. The Supreme Court of India will resume the hearing of Justice Mukul Mudgal committee report today. In its last proceeding, the apex court had come down heavily on the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) and its president-in-exile Narayanaswami Srinivasan.
As the Supreme Court resumed its hearing in connection with the Indian Premier League (IPL) spot-fixing case, former IPL commissioner Lalit Modi on Thursday said that N Srinivasan can't fool the nation by covering up for his son-in-law Gurunath Meiyappan.
Resuming the hearing of the IPL spot-fixing and betting scandal case, the Supreme Court on Thursday questioned the BCCI as to why Chennai Super Kings shouldn't be disqualified from the IPL and asked them to act immediately on the Mudgal report.
The Supreme Court on Tuesday said that N Srinivasan's son-in-law Gurunath Meiyappan's role in IPL betting and spot-fixing scandal seemed like "insider trading" and agreed to hear a plea for making public the names of cricketers, who were mentioned in the Justice Mudgal Committee report.
As the Supreme Court resumed its hearing on Tuesday in connection with the Indian Premier League (IPL) spot-fixing and betting scandal, petitioner's advocate Harish Salve appealed to SC to keep away the ousted BCCI president N Srinivasan from the Indian cricket board under section 6 (of BCCI) for two to five years.
While the Supreme Court has stuck to its decision to not reveal the name of players mentioned in the Mudgal Committee report in connection with the Indian Prmier League (IPL) spot-fixing and betting scandal, there has been a lot of speculation around two names – mentioned as 'Individual 2' and 'Individual 3' in the report.
As the Supreme Court resumes the hearing in connection with the Indian Premier League (IPL) spot-fixing and betting scandal today, BCCI president in-exile N Srinivasan refused to comment over matters under court's consideration.
Former Indian Premier League chairman Lalit Modi, on Monday lashed out at N Srinivasan and said that all the BCCI members that voted in favour of the latter, must be disallowed or banned to participate in any cricket activity. Modi also stated that IPL franchises Chennai Super Kings and Rajastan Royals must be cancelled from the mega cricket event.
Resuming the hearing related to the Indian Premier League (IPL) spot-fixing and betting scandal, the Supreme Court on Monday said that the cash-rich tournament is a mutual beneficial society between BCCI and IPL.
The Supreme Court's hearing of the Indian Premier League (IPL) spot-fixing inquiry resumes on Monday, of the report filed by the Justice Mukul Mudgal Committee. The hearing of the report on corruption in the IPL is filled with a lot of upcoming possibilities. The fate of IPL franchise Chennai Super Kings, decision on Gurunath Meiyappan will be the major highlight today.