Bangladesh Premier League

  • New Zealand's Lou Vincent pleads guilty in fixing investigation 27-02-2014 08:59 AM

    Wellington: Former New Zealand Test cricketer Lou Vincent has pleaded guilty to a charge of failing to report an approach from an illegal bookmaker while playing in the Bangladesh Premier League. The opening batsman was one of nine players investigated by anti-corruption officials in Bangladesh and was one of three...
  • Dhaka Gladiators owner convicted of match-fixing 27-02-2014 08:34 AM

    Dhaka: A special tribunal convicted one of the owners of the Dhaka Gladiators on Wednesday of match-fixing in the tainted Bangladesh Premier League, while three international cricketers pleaded guilty in the 2013 scandal, officials said. Shihab Jishan Chowdhury, managing director of the reigning BPL champions, was found guilty of one...
  • Kent's Darren Stevens cleared in Bangladesh corruption probe 26-02-2014 10:54 PM

    Kent cricketer Darren Stevens has been found not guilty by an International Cricket Council (ICC) tribunal of failing to report an illegal approach while playing in the Bangladesh Premier League in 2013. The 37-year-old all-rounder had been charged with two counts of failing to report a corrupt approach while playing...
  • Ravi Bopara was under ICC match-fixing scanner, claims report 26-10-2013 04:31 PM

    London: England's Indian-origin cricketer Ravi Bopara was investigated by the International Cricket Council's Anti-Corruption and Security Unit after an inquiry into this year's Bangladesh Premier League. The England and Essex batsman was almost suspended for an alleged failure to supply various documents in time, The Times newspaper reported here Saturday....
  • Bangladeshi cricketers deny corruption charges 27-08-2013 06:41 PM

    Two Bangladeshi cricketers declared their innocence on Tuesday after confirming they were among those charged with match-fixing following a probe earlier this month by the sport's world body. Paceman Mahbubul Alam and left-arm spinner Mosharraf Hossain said they would defend themselves against charges of fixing in the Bangladesh Premier League...
  • English cricketer Stevens reveals Bangladesh corruption charge 14-08-2013 06:19 PM

    London: English cricketer Darren Stevens on Wednesday admitted to being charged by the International Cricket Council (ICC) with failure to report attempted corruption in the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL). The ICC announced on Tuesday that seven people had been charged with match-fixing in the BPL, with a further two accused...
  • ACSU's report on BPL likely to be released after August 12 27-07-2013 10:13 PM

    Dhaka: ICC's Anti-Corruption and Security Unit's report on the alleged corruption in the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) is likely to be out after August 12 as the Bangladesh Cricket Board has asked the investigation body to submit its report after the Eid-ul-Fitr holidays. BCB president Nazmul Hassan said the report...
  • ICC ACSU report on corruption in BCB delayed 30-06-2013 11:58 AM

    Dhaka: The ICC Anti-Corruption and Security Unit`s report on corruption in the Bangladesh Premier League has been delayed till at least the next month after officials sought more time to complete their investigation. The report has been delayed thrice before and according to Bangladesh Cricket Board President Nazmul Hassan, it...
  • ICC's ACSU to recommend stronger anti-corruption laws 26-06-2013 10:05 AM

    London: In order to prosecute players, match officials and franchise owners found guilty of corrupt practices in domestic T20 leagues such as IPL, the ICC's Anti-Corruption and Security Unit (ACSU) is likely to recommend stronger anti-corruption laws to its members. Sir Ronnie Flannagan, the chairman of the ACSU, is expected...
  • Mohammad Ashraful apologises after admitting fixing 04-06-2013 07:38 PM

    New Delhi: Bangladesh batsman and former captain Mohammad Ashraful has admitted to fixing and apologised for it after the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) suspended him until ICC's Anti-Corruption and Security Unit (ACSU) submits its report on investigations into fixing during the 2013 Bangladesh Premier League (BPL). "I should have not...
  • ICC to probe Mohammad Ashraful's match-fixing link 30-05-2013 04:12 PM

    Dhaka: The International Cricket Council is probing allegations of match-fixing in Bangladesh cricket with former captain Mohammad Ashraful among those being questioned, local officials said on Thursday. ICC anti-corruption inspectors were investigating allegations of wrongdoing during a match in the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL), a spokesman for the Bangladesh Cricket...
  • Bangladesh player linked to IPL spot-fixing: sources 22-05-2013 05:01 PM

    New Delhi: Involvement of a prominent Bangladeshi player, who never played in the IPL, has now emerged in the IPL spot-fixing scandal, police sources told CNN-IBN on Wednesday. Investigation moved forward at a rapid pace on Wednesday when name of the BCCI president N Srinivasan's son-in-law Gurunath Meiyappan, who is...
  • BPL: Mahmood powers Burners to Victory 01-02-2013 01:32 AM

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