`Heartbroken` Kaneria slams ECB for `taking away bread and butter` with life ban

Former Pakistani spinner Danish Kaneria has reportedly slammed the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) for banning him for life in 2012 after he allegedly introducing then Essex teammate Mervyn Westfield to illegal bookmakers.

Spot-fixer Westfield reveals prison torment

Former Essex pace bowler Mervyn Westfield has revealed his torment at spending four months in prison after being found guilty of spot-fixing.

ECB allows Westfield to play club cricket from April

Mervyn Westfield, former Essex seamer, who was banned for five years by the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB), has been allowed to play club cricket from next April but will remain suspended from the professional game until 2017.

Hearing in Kaneria`s appeal against life ban adjourned

The hearing into Pakistan leg-spinner Danish Kaneria`s appeal against a life ban had to be adjourned in London after the counsel for the player objected to the absence of key witness.

Kaneria wants open appeal against ECB life ban for fixing verdict

Pakistan leg-spinner Danish Kaneria has called for an appeal against a life ban imposed on him by the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB), for a fair trial.

Pakistan leggie Kaneria to appear before ECB hearing into spot-fixing scandal

Pakistan leg spinner Danish Kaneria will leave for London this Thursday to appear before the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) hearing into spot-fixing from June 18.

Fixers Mazhar Majeed, Mervyn Westfield lose appeals

Agent Mazhar Majeed and former Essex player Mervyn Westfield lost Court of Appeal challenges against match-fixing convictions.

Kaneria hires legal team for ECB spot-fixing hearing

Former Pakistan leg-spinner Danish Kaneria has hired a legal team for an English Cricket Board disciplinary hearing on a spot-fixing case that has landed his former Essex team-mate Mervyn Westfield in prison.

Essex deny wrongdoing over Westfield

English county Essex insisted on Tuesday they had taken the correct action in the case of corrupt former seamer Mervyn Westfield.

Pakistan to resolve Kaneria’s spot fixing case in consultation with ECB

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is looking to resolve the Danish Kaneria’s case in consultation with the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) after the leg-spinner was named as a go-between in the Mervyn Westfield’s spot-fixing case.

PCB seek cooperation from ECB

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) wants the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) to share all information with it when it holds an inquiry into the Mervyn Westfield spot-fixing case.

Cook says Westfield case `sad day for cricket`

England captain Alastair Cook has said that the jailing of his former Essex team-mate Mervyn Westfield for spot-fixing was "an incredibly sad day for cricket."

Kaneria vows to clear his name in spot-fixing scandal

Under the cloud of spot-fixing controversy, Pakistan spinner Danish Kaneria has vowed to do everything in his control to get his name cleared in the scandal, which has led to the jail sentence of county bowler Mervyn Westfield.

Let`s be more vigilant: ICC after Westfield`s sentencing

The ICC on Friday asked its member boards to be more vigilant as former Essex Player Mervyn Westfield was sent to jail for four months for his role in spot-fixing.

English cricketer jailed over spot-fixing scam

An English cricketer who claimed to have been lured into a spot-fixing scandal by Pakistan international Danish Kaneria was on Friday jailed for four months.

Kaneria implicated in English spot-fixing case

Pakistan international spinner Danish Kaneria was named in court on Friday as being involved in a spot-fixing scam that led to the trial of a former English county cricketer.

English spot-fixer`s sentence delayed

The sentencing of an English former county cricketer who has pleaded guilty to spot-fixing has been delayed by a week.

PCB keen to take decision on Kaneria`s future

The PCB will seek all records of the spot-fixing case involving Essex player Mervyn Westfield as it wants to take a final decision on Test leg-spinner Danish Kaneria`s future.

Fixing is un-Australian: Cricket Australia

Australia cannot even think that its player would be involved in match-fixing as anti-corruption is a deeply ingrained part of its cricket culture, Cricket Australia has said.

ECB offer player amnesty over corruption approaches

English cricket chiefs have offered an amnesty to players to report past match-fixing approaches after former Essex bowler Mervyn Westfield pleaded guilty to spot-fixing at the Old Bailey.