Chris Cairns

  • Matchfixing claims 'absurd, bizarre, scary', says Chris Cairns 30-05-2014 09:37 AM

    Wellington: Former New Zealand cricketer Chris Cairns reiterated on Friday he was innocent of any involvement in matchfixing and described the accusations against him as "absurd, bizarre and scary". Cairns read out a statement at Auckland airport after returning from London, where he was interviewed at his own request by...
  • Close to finishing match-fixing probe, says ICC 24-05-2014 12:07 PM

    The International Cricket Council said on Saturday that it is close to announcing its findings in a match-fixing case, which shook the game after New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum's testimony in the matter was leaked to the media. The furore started after McCullum's statement to the ICC's Anti-Corruption and Security...
  • 'Devastated' ICC to probe match-fixing leaks 21-05-2014 08:19 AM

    Wellington: The International Cricket Council will investigate how evidence given to a match-fixing probe had been leaked to the media and take action against anyone employed by them if involved, chief executive Dave Richardson said on Wednesday. The latest match-fixing scandal broke last December when New Zealand media reported that...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 20-05-2014 10:30 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • New Zealand's Chris Cairns denies match-fixing allegations 20-05-2014 10:22 PM

    Former Kiwi star Chris Cairns has denied that he is the player who asked Lou Vincent and Brendon McCullum to fix games. ...
  • Chris Cairns denies he's alleged match-fixing kingpin 20-05-2014 08:08 AM

    Wellington: New Zealand great Chris Cairns on Tuesday denied he is alleged match-fixing kingpin "Player X", instead blaming "dark forces" for placing him at the centre of an International Cricket Council investigation. Black Caps captain Brendon McCullum and former batsman Lou Vincent have both told ICC investigators that Player X...
  • Lou Vincent exposes widespread match-fixing 15-05-2014 09:59 AM

    Wellington: Former New Zealand cricketer Lou Vincent has reportedly opened up to investigators about widespread match-fixing in several countries, but New Zealand authorities were on Thursday adamant the Black Caps were not involved. Vincent is said to have provided the International Cricket Council (ICC) anti-corruption unit "with a treasure trove...
  • Cairns confirms investigation by police, ICC 27-03-2014 09:21 AM

    Wellington: Former New Zealand Test cricketer Chris Cairns confirmed on Thursday he is under investigation by the London Metropolitan Police and the International Cricket Council's anti-corruption unit, although he says he does not know why. "I have had contact from the (Metropolitan) police and the ICC and I will be...
  • Cairns demands to see cricket match-fixing evidence 09-02-2014 11:04 AM

    Auckland: Former New Zealand allrounder Chris Cairns went on the front foot over ongoing match-fixing allegations Sunday, and rounded on former teammates and high-profile officials, including the legendary Richard Hadlee. He demanded his accusers produce details of what he is alleged to have done, and expressed disappointment that the New...
  • Chris Cairns backs on-field hostility and off-field support to India 02-02-2014 12:39 PM

    Wellington: Former allrounder Chris Cairns feels New Zealand must remain hostile to the touring Indian team by preparing seaming tracks for the coming Test series but has backed the off-field support that the Kiwi board has offered to the BCCI in a controversial ICC revamp plan. In his column for...
  • Tuffey to co-operate with ICC fixing probe, Cairns furious 09-12-2013 09:11 AM

    Wellington: Former Test fast bowler Daryl Tuffey says he doesn't believe he is the focus of an International Cricket Council probe into possible match-fixing by past New Zealand players and has pledged to fully co-operate with investigators. In a statement issued through his lawyers, Tuffey said he "intends to fully...
  • I'm not a cheat, Chris Cairns tells ICC 08-12-2013 02:24 PM

    Wellington: Former New Zealand allrounder Chris Cairns on Sunday challenged ICC to contact him directly after being linked with match-fixing allegations and lashed out at media for maligning his name. In an article in the Dominion Post, Cairns spoke about the pain he is going through after his name resurfaced...
  • I'm 100 per cent in the dark over inquiry, says Chris Cairns 05-12-2013 11:29 PM

    Wellington: An emotional Chris Cairns on 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. New Zealand Cricket was rocked by allegations of match fixing with...
  • Indian cricket in good health: Chris Cairns 12-09-2013 09:00 PM

    The former New Zealand allrounder, who is presently in India, spoke to CNN-IBN about a range of issues in the game. ...
  • Only one review per innings should be allowed in DRS: Cairns 03-09-2013 03:30 PM

    Bangalore: Former New Zealand allrounder Chris Cairns feels the Umpire Decision Review System should be restricted to just one usage per innings to prevent it from becoming a "crutch". "The DRS is something that helps the game but I think it needs to be used not as a crutch in...
  • Tendulkar should play another year to groom Kohli: Cairns 31-08-2013 09:11 PM

    Bangalore: Former New Zealand all-rounder Chris Cairns Saturday said that Sachin Tendulkar should continue playing Test cricket for another year to groom Virat Kohli as a leader and other youngsters. "Tendulkar should keep going for another year. I don't know, but Kohli needs to get more experience in his company....
  • Cairns 'vindicated' over Modi libel win 05-04-2012 01:03 PM

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  • 'Verdict lifts a dark cloud over me' 27-03-2012 12:33 PM

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  • Modi to pay 90,000 pounds in damages to Cairns 26-03-2012 04:51 PM

    Former IPL Chairman, Lalit Modi had alleged that Chris Cairns fixed matches in the now defunct Indian Cricket League. ...
  • Modi to pay 90,000 pounds in damages to Cairns 26-03-2012 04:22 PM

    Former IPL Chairman, Lalit Modi had alleged that Chris Cairns fixed matches in the now defunct Indian Cricket League. ...
  • Angry Cairns confronts Modi in court 09-03-2012 10:05 PM

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  • Chris Cairns faces corruption claims 06-03-2012 11:59 PM

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  • Cairns accuses Indian players of fixing 06-03-2012 10:23 AM

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