• time to weed out bad players from cricket neeraj kumar

    Time to weed out 'bad' players from cricket: Neeraj Kumar

    India | June 09, 2013 16:43 IST

    New Delhi, June 9: The game of cricket is too good to be spoilt and it is actually time to weed out some “bad” players from the sport, says Delhi Police Commissioner Neeraj Kumar whose

  • sri lanka mulls strict anti fixing law

    Sri Lanka mulls strict anti-fixing law

    Cricket | June 06, 2013 17:34 IST

    New Delhi, June 6: The Sri Lankan government is mulling to bring a tough anti-corruption law against unfair practices in sports in the wake of spot-fixing scandals in the IPL and Bangladesh Premier League.“We are

  • ipl spot fixing 4 more arrested in delhi

    IPL spot-fixing: 4 more arrested in Delhi

    Cricket | May 29, 2013 20:06 IST

    New Delhi, May 29: Four more persons, including a friend of cricketer Sreesanth, were arrested in New Delhi in the IPL spot-fixing scandal even as investigators conducted searches for apprehending more bookies involved in the

  • sports ministry seeks extensive modification in draft law

    Sports Ministry seeks extensive modification in draft law

    Other Sports | May 28, 2013 20:40 IST

    New Delhi, May 28: The Sports Ministry is not satisfied with the first draft of the proposed law to curb sport-fixing and other corrupt practices in sports and intends to carry out “extensive modification” to

  • pakistani cricketer asif released from jail

    Pakistani cricketer Asif released from jail

    Cricket | May 03, 2012 19:47 IST

    London, May 3: Pakistan fast bowler Mohammad Asif was today released from a British jail after completing half of his one-year sentence for his role in a spot-fixing scandal.Asif, 29, was set free from the

  • aamer says brother butt lured him into fixing

    Aamer Says 'Brother' Butt Lured Him Into Fixing

    Cricket | March 20, 2012 8:44 IST

    London, Mar 20: Disgraced Pakistan cricketer Mohammad Aamer said on Monday that former captain Salman Butt had betrayed their friendship by involving him in the spot-fixing scandal that has seen him banned from cricket and

  • misbah scandal no longer on players minds

    Misbah : Scandal No Longer On Players' Minds

    Cricket | January 08, 2012 8:26 IST

    Islamabad, Jan 8: Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq says the 2010 spot-fixing scandal is no longer on his players' minds and his team is focussed on its upcoming three-test series against top-ranked England in the United Arab

  • majeed tried approaching me too afridi

    Majeed Tried Approaching Me Too : Afridi

    Cricket | November 05, 2011 13:35 IST

    Karachi, Nov 5: Pakistan's former captain Shahid Afridi has claimed that jailed bookie Mazhar Majeed tried approaching him several times but he kept the players' agent at arm's length as he suspected him of being

  • akmal brothers wahab riaz named in fixing trial

    Akmal Brothers, Wahab Riaz Named In Fixing Trial

    Cricket | October 07, 2011 16:12 IST

    London, Oct 7: Three more Pakistani cricketers were implicated in the spot-fixing scandal at the Southwark Crown Court on Thursday. This was during the ongoing trial of former captain Salman Butt and pacers Mohammad Aamer

  • pcb chairman claims conspiracy to defraud pakistan cricket

    PCB Chairman Claims Conspiracy To Defraud Pakistan Cricket

    Cricket | September 19, 2010 23:43 IST

    Karachi, Sep 19 : Terming the spot-fixing scandal surrounding his team as a conspiracy, the Pakistan Cricket Board chairman Ijaz Butt on Sunday  criticised the ICC for not taking the board into confidence before launching

  • tainted pacer riaz to be questioned by scotland yard

    Tainted Pacer Riaz To Be Questioned By Scotland Yard

    Cricket | September 14, 2010 17:31 IST

    Karachi: The fourth Pakistani player tainted in the 'spot-fixing' scandal that shocked world cricket, Wahab Riaz will be interrogated by Scotland Yard tomorrow, team manager Yawar Saeed said on Tuesday . Left-arm pacer Riaz was

  • tainted trio to return to pakistan soon pcb

    Tainted Trio To Return To Pakistan Soon: PCB

    Cricket | September 09, 2010 21:04 IST

    Lahore: The three Pakistani players, who are at the centre of a spot-fixing scandal, will return home in the next few days while fast bowler Wahab Riaz will appear before police on September 14 for

  • neetu chandra questioned by acsu in spot fixing scandal

    Neetu Chandra Questioned By ACSU In Spot-Fixing Scandal

    Cricket | September 07, 2010 21:42 IST

    Bollywood actress Neetu Chandra has been questioned by the International Cricket Council anti-corruption and security unit regarding her alleged links with suspended Pakistani paceman Muhammad Asif in the spot-fixing scandal. Sources aware of the ongoing

  • mazhar wife and azhar arrested in spot fixing scam

    Mazhar, Wife And Azhar Arrested In Spot-Fixing Scam

    Cricket | August 31, 2010 23:24 IST

    London” Mazhar Majeed, the Pakistani-origin man at the centre of match-fixing allegations, his wife and elder brother have been arrested by Customs officers investigating a multi-million pound money laundering operation. Mazhar Majeed and his wife