With decks cleared for the election of next president of Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), the prominence of Jagmohan Dalmiya has risen like never before. But, the Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) president is treading a safe path, opting to stay quite instead of going overboard and losing his cards.
While some of the big names probed by the Justice Mudgal panel in connection with the Indian Premier League (IPL) spot-fixing case have already been disclosed, mystery around 'Individual 3' – who is reportedly said to be a member of the Indian cricket team is yet to be solved.
Indian cricket legend Sunil Gavaskar has hit out at Gurunath Meiyyapan, son-in-law of ICC President N Srinivasan, over his involvement in betting and also questioned the Tamil Nadu strongman's silence in the whole spot-fixing and betting issue.
The BCCI on Tuesday said that the allegations against ICC Chairman N Srinivasan were baseless and have decided to back IPL COO Sundar Raman, who has been indicted by the Supreme Court in connection with the IPL spot-fixing case.
Reacting on his indictment by the Justice Mudgal Committee in IPL spot-fixing case, Rajasthan Royals' co-owner Raj Kundra said on Monday to wait till November 24, when the Supreme Court will hear the case next.
In the latest development regarding the Indian Premier League (IPL) spot-fixing case, the Mudgal committee has told the Supreme Court that ICC boss N Srinivasan was not found to be involved in fixing scam.
Resuming the hearing of the Indian Premier League (IPL) spot-fixing case, the Supreme Court on Friday disclosed two names – Gurunath Meiyappan, former team principal of the Chennai Super Kings franchise and also the son-in-law of N Srinivasan and Raj Kundra – the co-owner of IPL franchise Rajasthan Royals.
It's undoubted a big day for Indian cricket as the Supreme Court is scheduled to hear the IPL spot-fixing case on Monday after the Justice Mukul Mudgal-led committee probing the case submitted its final report on November 3.
According to the call data records of IPL spot-fixing case accused Gurunath Meiyappan, it's revealed that there were 200 calls made between Vindoo Dara Singh, bookie Vikarm Aggarwal and himself in mere three days, as per media reports.
In an apparent bid to give its under-fire President N Srinivasan some time, the BCCI on Sunday deferred its much-anticipated Annual General Meeting after an informal gathering of its members units here today.
Continuing his crusade against the alleged corruption in the BCCI due to president-in-exile N Srinivasan's presence, Aditya Verma on Sunday threatened to move Supreme Court if the board's Annual General Meeting fails to make its September deadline.