IPL-6 scandal: Court questions 'match fixing' theory of police
IPL-6 scandal: Court questions 'match fixing' theory of police

The investigation by Delhi Police in IPL-6 spot-fixing scandal case on Monday came under close scrutiny of a local court which questioned its theory of 'match fixing' saying there was prima facie no evidence which showed that matches were fixed by the arrested accused.

Five Spanish players charged in possible match-fixing scandal
Five Spanish players charged in possible match-fixing scandal

Five Spanish footballers were charged with match-fixing on Friday.

Pakistan`s Aamer suffers comeback washout

Pakistani fast bowler Mohammad Aamer on Wednesday shrugged off the disappointment of his comeback match being washed out following a five-year ban for spot-fixing.

Former Osasuna chiefs arrested over missing millions
Former Osasuna chiefs arrested over missing millions

Three former board members of Spanish second division club Osasuna have been arrested in an investigation into the destination of 2.4 million euros ($2.67 million) taken from the club`s accounts, a court source confirmed on Thursday.

Match-fixing scrutiny for All Black Tests
Match-fixing scrutiny for All Black Tests

New Zealand Rugby (NZR) said Thursday it had contracted a specialist monitoring service to ensure match-fixing does not taint All Blacks, Super 15 or domestic rugby matches.

Antonio Conte among 130 named in match-fixing investigation
Antonio Conte among 130 named in match-fixing investigation

Italy coach Antonio Conte and Atalanta`s Stefano Colantuono are among 130 people who face formal investigation after prosecutors concluded a four-year probe into match-fixing, the Italian news agency Ansa said on Monday.

Japan fire head coach Javier Aguirre
Japan fire head coach Javier Aguirre

 Japan fired their national coach Javier Aguirre on Tuesday because of fears the Mexican`s alleged involvement in an ongoing match-fixing case could effect the team`s bid to qualify for the next World Cup.

Match-fixing scrutiny for Asian Cup
Match-fixing scrutiny for Asian Cup

Fears of match-fixing will lurk in the background at the Asian Cup as the stain of corruption proves hard to shift despite efforts to clean up football.

Scandal clouds Japan`s Asian Cup defence
Scandal clouds Japan`s Asian Cup defence

Japan`s quest to retain the Asian Cup title they won four years ago has been severely undermined by a match-fixing scandal engulfing coach Javier Aguirre.

Japan coach Javier Aguirre denies Spain match fixing allegations
Japan coach Javier Aguirre denies Spain match fixing allegations

Japan coach Javier Aguirre on Saturday denied allegations that he was part of a match-fixing scandal that has rocked world football.

AFC extend match-fixing ban against Bangladeshi official
AFC extend match-fixing ban against Bangladeshi official

The Asian Football Confederation extended the one-year ban on Bangladeshi official Mohidur Rahman Mirax for match-fixing continent wide on Friday as corruption in the region showed no signs of slowing.

Javier Aguirre, Ander Herrera named in Spanish matchfixing case
Javier Aguirre, Ander Herrera named in Spanish matchfixing case

Spanish prosecutors filed match-fixing allegations against Japan coach Javier Aguirre and Manchester United midfielder Ander Herrera on Monday, accusing them and 39 others of rigging a decisive 2011 league match.

Japan coach Aguirre denies match-fixing
Japan coach Aguirre denies match-fixing

Japan coach Javier Aguirre has protested his innocence over match-fixing allegations during a meeting with officials of the Japan Football Association, a JFA lawyer said.

Match-fixers to face up to seven years in prison in New Zealand

People convicted of sports match-fixing in New Zealand will face up to seven years in prison under new legislation passed by the country`s government on Thursday.

Charges may be filed in La Liga match-fixing case next week
Charges may be filed in La Liga match-fixing case next week

Spain`s anti-corruption prosecutor could be ready to file charges in a suspected case of match-fixing involving La Liga clubs Levante and Real Zaragoza early next week.

Only a ‘Swachh Cricket Abhiyan’ can save the gentleman’s game

In the year 2000, when my father told me about Hansie Cronje being caught in match-fixing, instead of being shocked, I laughed and said, “You must be kidding.

PCB to seek proper feedback on Mohammad Aamir's return to cricket
PCB to seek proper feedback on Mohammad Aamir's return to cricket

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Shaharyar Khan has made it clear that he would seek proper feedback before taking any decision on banned pacer Mohammad Aamir's return to the national team.

Singapore confident of Suzuki title, match-fixing worry lurks
Singapore confident of Suzuki title, match-fixing worry lurks

 Singapore`s embattled coach Bernd Stange was adamant his side had all the ingredients to win another Suzuki Cup title as authorities ramped up efforts to keep the long standing threat of match-fixing at bay.

Six charged in French match-fixing probe
Six charged in French match-fixing probe

Six people, including the presidents of Ligue 1 side Caen and Ligue 2 Nimes, were charged on Thursday in connection with a match-fixing inquiry that has rocked French football.

Phone taps embarrass French clubs in match-fixing
Phone taps embarrass French clubs in match-fixing

Police kept the president of league leaders Olympique Marseille in custody Wednesday as part of a transfer fraud investigation while stepping up a parallel inquiry into match-fixing.