Amit Yadav

  • Ranji Trophy, Group C: Goa poised for victory after taking 1st innings lead December 31, 2013

    Porvorim: Opener Swapnil Asnodkar and Amit Yadav scored a halfcentury each to help Goa take vital 119 runs first innings lead over Andhra Pradesh on the second day of the fourday Ranji Trophy Group 'C' league match on Tuesday. Resuming at their overnight score of 58 for 2, Goa's top order...
  • Ranji Trophy, Group C: Goa register 10wicket win over Assam December 9, 2013

    Guwahati: Goa Offspinner Amit Yadav wrecked Assam with a sevenwicket haul before his team chased down down a 50run target with ease to clinch a 10wicket win on the fourth and final day of their Ranji Trophy Group C encounter on Monday. Reeling at 31 for 4 at stumps on Sunday,...
  • Jharkhand: BJP MLA launches blockade, trains halted September 24, 2012

    New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLA Amit Yadav has launched a rail blockade in Jharkhand early on Monday morning at the Parsabad Railway station in Koderma district. Many trains including the Sealdah and Howrah Rajdhanis have been forced to halt due to the blockade. The BJP activists are demanding...
  • IT gives clean chit to banned IPL players July 1, 2012

    New Delhi: The Income Tax department has given a clean chit to the five banned domestic cricketers, who were involved in the IPL spotfixing fiasco, from any financial misconduct or receiving kickbacks in order to fix matches. The department, which conducted an investigation into the financial transactions of the five...
  • Who are the players banned by the BCCI? June 30, 2012

    Five domestic Indian cricketers TP Sudhindra, Shalabh Srivastava, Mohnish Mishra, Amit Yadav and Abhinav Bali have been banned by the BCCI after being found guilty on charges of corruption in a report submitted by Ravi Sawani. Here's a look at these players, four of whom featured in the...
  • Former players back BCCI's ban on players June 30, 2012

    New Delhi: Former cricketers on Saturday welcomed the BCCI's decision to slap lifeban on TP Sudhindra and varying degrees of sanctions on four other players caught in the IPL spotfixing scandal, saying that anybody found guilty of corruption should be handed deterrent punishment. Former opener Arun Lal said that no sympathy...
  • BCCI bans for players caught in IPL sting June 30, 2012

    TP Sudhindra has been banned for life, while Mohnish Mishra, Amit Yadav and Abhinav Bali for a year. Shalabh Srivastava has got a fiveyear ban. ...
  • BCCI bans players caught in IPL 5 sting June 30, 2012

    New Delhi: The BCCI has banned TP Sudhindra and four others for their involvement in spotfixing during the Indian Premier League season five. Sudhindra, Mohnish Mishra, Amit Yadav, Abhinav Bali and Shalabh Srivastava were caught in a sting operation by a news channel in May. Sudhindra has been banned for...
  • IPL sting: BCCI panel to discuss report June 29, 2012

    Mumbai: The BCCI's disciplinary committee, headed by its president N Srinivasan, will meet here on Saturday to discuss the report submitted by Ravi Sawani on the corruption allegations against five uncapped Indian players named in a television sting operation last month. Mohnish Mishra, Shalabh Srivastava, TP Sudhindra, Amit Yadav and Abhinav...
  • Sawani submits report on spotfixing probe June 9, 2012

    New Delhi: BCCI's new anticorruption wing head Ravi Sawani has submitted his inquiry report on allegations of corruption, including spotfixing, levelled against five uncapped Indian players to the Board president. A sting operation by a television channel had alleged that Shalabh Srivastava, Mohnish Mishra, TP Sudhindra, Amit Yadav and Abhinav Bali...
  • BCCI begins probe into IPL sting with Shalabh May 16, 2012

    New Delhi: Acting swiftly, the BCCI began the probe into the spotfixing scandal that has rocked IPL with one of the suspended domestic players deposing before the inquiry commission on Wednesday, even as Sports Minister Ajay Maken called for a "longterm solution" to deal with the menace. Barely a day after...
  • Former CBI joint director offers help to BCCI May 16, 2012

    Mumbai: Former jointdirector of the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), K Madhavan (75), if approached by current BCCI president N Srinivasan, is "willing" to conduct an enquiry into the fresh spotfixing allegations in the Indian Premier League. The IPL governing council on Tuesday suspended five players (TP Sudhindra, Mohnish Mishra,...
  • IPL sting: Don't expect things to change May 16, 2012

    It's difficult to evoke a response until you are hurt. There were no cracks on BCCI president N. Srinivasan's forehead and none on the players involved, neither was there a stammer in the speech of parliamentarian cum IPL chief Rajiv Shukla. Their faces didn't exhibit remorse or at least a...
  • IPL sting: Is it just the tip of the iceberg? May 16, 2012

    The BCCI on Tuesday provisionally suspended the five uncapped Indian players allegedly involved in illegal betting activities. ...
  • IPL sting: Is it just the tip of the iceberg? May 15, 2012

    The BCCI on Tuesday provisionally suspended the five uncapped Indian players allegedly involved in illegal betting activities. ...
  • IPL sting: Gavaskar backs BCCI decision May 15, 2012

    New Delhi: Former India captain Sunil Gavaskar supported the BCCI's decision to suspend the five uncapped Indian players as allegations of spotfixing in the IPL surfaced through a television sting operation in which these players were named. "Yes, it was correct to suspend them. That's the least they could have done,"...
  • Will take action against guilty: BCCI May 15, 2012

    New Delhi: The BCCI on Tuesday termed the spotfixing scandal in the Indian Premier League (IPL) and other domestic competitions as "disturbing" and said it would take strict action against those found guilty of indulging in corrupt practices. "The footage that was shown by a television channel [India TV] was...
  • IPL sting creates uproar in the Parliament May 15, 2012

    Kirti Azad raised the issue in the Lok Sabha while the IPL chief and parliamentarian Rajiv Shukla promised strict action. ...
  • IPL sting: Sports Ministry asks BCCI to take action May 15, 2012

    New Delhi: Sports Minister Ajay Maken on Tuesday said the onus lies with the BCCI as far as the IPL spotfixing is concerned and has asked the board to take prompt action in the interest of the millions of cricket fans in the country. "I am sure and wish that...