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Anti-Corruption Unit

Every team to have dedicated anti-corruption officer during ICC World Cup: Report

It said the move was part of ICC Anti-Corruption Unit's effort to deliver a fixing and corruption-free World Cup and also an effort to build better relations between players and the ACU. 

May 14, 2019, 14:01 PM IST

After BCCI complaint, police files case in Rs 80 lakh fraud over selection in Ranji teams

They were allegedly duped of Rs 80 lakh on the pretext of getting them selected in the Ranji Trophy squads of Nagaland, Manipur and Jharkhand, police said.

Mar 14, 2019, 10:38 AM IST

ICC bans former Zimbabwe Cricket director Enock Ikope for 10 years

Ikope was provisionally suspended last year after being charged for offences such as refusing to co-operate, delaying and obstruction of an investigation into possible corruption by the ACU.

Mar 06, 2019, 16:28 PM IST

BCCI appoints former DGP Ajit Singh as Anti-Corruption Unit head

Former Director General of Police Ajit Singh will head BCCI's Anti-Corruption Unit, a media release from the Indian cricket board said on Saturday. 

Mar 31, 2018, 18:01 PM IST

COA chief Vinod Rai defends ACU after Pune curator controversy

In the sting operation, Salgaoncar is seen and heard speaking to an undercover reporter, who poses as a bookie, while standing on the pitch of the Maharashtra Cricket Association (MCA) Stadium on the eve of the second One-day International.

Oct 25, 2017, 16:18 PM IST

Drones flying into UK prisons to be probed

UK's Prison Service and police are set to probe drones flying drugs and mobile phones to inmates in England and Wales, the media reported on Monday.

Apr 17, 2017, 16:13 PM IST

Cricketers insecure about providing corruption related info: FICA

The Federation of International Cricketers Association (FICA) has said that players across the world are insecure about providing information related to corruption to the anti-corruption units (ACU) of the various member boards.

Jun 13, 2016, 22:10 PM IST

Chris Cairns result hurts fixing fight, say analysts

A London court on Monday cleared Cairns of perjury.

Dec 02, 2015, 10:35 AM IST

Focus on Neeraj Kumar: Delhi CP then, BCCI ACU advisor now

A Delhi court's verdict dropping all charges against former India paceman S Sreesanth and two other cricketers in the 2013 IPL spot-fixing scandal has brought back the spotlight on former Delhi Police Commissioner Neeraj Kumar.

Jul 25, 2015, 21:11 PM IST

Neeraj Kumar appointed chief security advisor for World T20

Former Delhi Police Commissioner Neeraj Kumar was on Friday appointed as the Chief Advisor of Security and anti-corruption unit (ACSU) of BCCI for next year's T20 World Cup to be hosted by India.

Jul 17, 2015, 12:28 PM IST

MCA still in the dark about IPL whistle-blower's identity

It has been more than two months since the issue cropped up, but Mumbai Cricket Association officials are still in the dark about the identities of their two Ranji Trophy players, both the whistleblower and the alleged culprit, who were involved in another IPL-related corruption attempt.

Jun 27, 2015, 19:00 PM IST

ACU chief meets Jagmohan Dalmiya

 Head of Indian Cricket Board's Anti-Corruption Unit Neeraj Kumar on Thursday called on BCCI president Jagmohan Dalmiya for a closed door meeting on his return from the Bangladesh series.

Jun 25, 2015, 22:39 PM IST

BCCI' s anti-corruption unit chief Ravi Sawani resigns

Ravi Sawani, chief of Board of Control for Cricket in India's (BCCI) Anti-Corruption Unit (ACU) resigned from his position on Friday citing personal reasons.

Jun 05, 2015, 17:32 PM IST

No anti-corruption protocol followed, Roshanara under scanner

 The Roshanara Club ground, where Delhi is playing its opening round Ranji Trophy fixture against Saurashtra, has again come under scanner for not following BCCI's anti-corruption unit's protocols.

Dec 07, 2014, 21:10 PM IST

ICC ties up with law enforcement agencies before World Cup

 Promising a corruption-free World Cup, the ICC on Monday said it has struck partnerships with law enforcement agencies in Australia and New Zealand in its endeavour to prevent bookies from associating with the players.

Nov 24, 2014, 18:23 PM IST

ECB denies 'court-siding' eviction story

 The English & Wales Cricket Board (ECB) has denied that the eviction of a man from the SWALEC stadium in Cardiff during the second ODI on Wednesday was related to court-siding or betting.

Aug 29, 2014, 21:00 PM IST

Ind vs Eng: Spectator ejected during ODI for alleged bookie links

The fears of involvement of bookmakers in international cricket re-surfaced once again during the second ODI between India and England as the police authorities reportedly threw a spectator out for allegedly supplying information to "sub-continental" bookies.

Aug 29, 2014, 17:38 PM IST

It`s critical to have independent anti-corruption unit: FICA

Federation of International Cricketers Associations (FICA) chief Paul Marsh today said it is important to have an independent integrity unit in place to oversee cricket because corruption is not limited to the actions of players on the field.

May 17, 2014, 00:43 AM IST

I`m 100 percent in the dark over inquiry: Cairns

An emotional Chris Cairns thursday said, he was "100 per cent in the dark" about the ICC`s allegations of match fixing against him and that he would co-operate with the anti-corruption unit`s investigators to come out clean.

Dec 06, 2013, 00:43 AM IST

Cricket Australia sets up new anti-corruption unit

Cricket Australia has set up an anti-corruption and security unit to oversee the integrity of its domestic competitions.

Nov 16, 2011, 09:54 AM IST