Spot Fixing

  • IPL Scandal: Aditya Verma for Shashank Manohar as probe panel head 18-04-2014 06:16 PM

    New Delhi: The unrecognised Cricket Association of Bihar chief Aditya Verma, who has shaken the BCCI by dragging it to the Supreme Court over the IPL spot-fixing scandal, has demanded that the Board's former President Shashank Manohar head the probe panel against the scam. In a statement issued on Friday,...
  • No one in BCCI to take on Srinivasan, rues Shashank Manohar 17-04-2014 08:28 PM

    Former BCCI President Shashank Manohar on Thursday rued that there was no one in the board to take on N Srinivasan who is facing the heat over the IPL spot-fixing and betting scandal. Srinivasan, who had ignored repeated calls for his resignation, has been stripped of his presidential powers by...
  • BCCI Working Committee to discuss Supreme Court case 17-04-2014 07:40 PM

    Mumbai: Heeding to the demands of some affiliated state units, the BCCI has decided to convene an emergent Working Committee meeting here on April 20 to take stock of the developments relating to the case before the Supreme Court regarding IPL spot-fixing and betting scandal. "BCCI Working Committee meeting has...
  • N Srinivasan questions his removal as BCCI president, files affidavit 15-04-2014 04:30 PM

    N Srinivasan, the suspended BCCI president, on Tuesday filed an affidavit in the Supreme Court questioning his removal from the top post of the Indian cricket board. On March 28, the Supreme Court had ordered removal of Srinivasan as BCCI president for a fair probe into the IPL spot-fixing and...
  • Aditya Verma demands CBI inquiry into IPL scandal 13-04-2014 03:27 PM

    Alleging a nexus between the Jharkhand State Cricket Association and all the accused in the IPL betting scandal, the unrecognised Bihar Cricket Association chief Aditya Verma has demanded a CBI or NIA inquiry into the scam. Verma, who took the IPL betting scandal to the Supreme Court which led to...
  • Mohammad Amir won't play in World Cup even if ban reduced 12-04-2014 08:04 AM

    Banned Pakistan fast bowler Mohammad Amir will not be eligible for next year's World Cup even if he returns early to domestic cricket, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) said on Friday. PCB Chairman Najam Sethi told a news conference in Lahore that under the amended anti-corruption laws of the International...
  • SC to hear BCCI plea seeking Dhoni, Srinivasan audio tape on April 16 11-04-2014 11:04 AM

    The Supreme Court on Friday said that it will hear the petition filed by the Board of Control for Cricket in India to get a copy of audio recording of statements made by MS Dhoni and Board president and CSK owner N Srinivasan on April 16. Dhoni and Srinivasan along...
  • News 360: EC seeks report on 'Kargil War' remark, Azam Khan defiant 09-04-2014 08:29 PM

    A day before the first phase of polling begins in Uttar Pradesh, the polarisation of voters along communal lines continues. A defiant Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan said that he stands by his comments on the religion of Indian Army soldiers arguing that there is nothing wrong in saying that...
  • Sunil Gavaskar evaluating Sundar Raman's role in IPL scandal 08-04-2014 09:37 PM

    New Delhi: Interim president of BCCI-IPL Sunil Gavaskar said he was evaluating the request of Bihar Cricket Association (CAB) secretary Aditya Verma, who wants IPL COO Sundar Raman removed from his post for alleged involvement in corrupt practices. "I am seized of the matter and evaluating all the information that...
  • IPL scandal: Top-secret Mudgal report leaked, a dozen players named? 03-04-2014 02:57 PM

    Not six, as reported earlier, but as many as 12 or 13 players from five different Indian Premier League (IPL) franchises with "unverified" allegations against them have been named in the sealed Justice Mukul Mudgal report on corruption in the IPL, The Indian Express reported on Thursday. The players reportedly...
  • BCCI complies with SC order, removes all India Cements staff 31-03-2014 01:04 PM

    Mumbai: Complying with the Supreme Court's order, the BCCI has given marching orders to all the employees of India Cements or its associate companies who were also part of the cricket board. Confirming the development, a BCCI source told PTI on Monday, "All India Cements employees connected with the BCCI...
  • Sunny in, Srini out of BCCI 28-03-2014 11:37 PM

    The Supreme Court on Friday appointed Sunil Gavaskar as the board's interim head in place of N Srinivasan to oversee the IPL. ...
  • Game goes on but the probe also must go on: Kris Srikkanth 28-03-2014 11:27 PM

    Srikkanth was part of a CNN-IBN panel of experts discussing SC orders, including Sunil Gavaskar's appointment as the interim BCCI president. ...
  • I respect the responsibility Supreme Court has given me: Shivlal Yadav 28-03-2014 04:21 PM

    Yadav, currently a BCCI vice-president, will take over as board president after IPL 7 per SC's order in the spot-fixing case. ...
  • IPL spot-fixing: It was a balanced order, says Justice Mudgal 28-03-2014 01:34 PM

    New Delhi: Justice Mukul Mudgal, who headed the probe committee which conducted investigation into the IPL scandal, on Friday described the Supreme Court's interim order as "balanced" and in "best interest of Indian cricket". "I welcome the judgement and this is a very balanced order. This takes into account the...
  • The rise and fall of BCCI czar N Srinivasan 28-03-2014 12:58 PM

    Here is a timeline which describes the rise and the fall of BCCI czar N Srinivasan: 2001: The Chennai businessman makes his debut into cricket administration in Tamil Nadu. 2002: In just a year after becoming an ally of AC Muttiah, Srinivasan becomes the president of Tamil Nadu Cricket Association...
  • MS Dhoni has done nothing wrong and is innocent: BCCI tells Supreme Court 28-03-2014 11:55 AM

    The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Friday told the Supreme Court that the allegations that have been made against Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni in the context of an investigation into alleged corruption in the Indian Premier League (IPL) are false. The Indian captain has also...
  • March 28: Developments in the IPL Scandal case 28-03-2014 11:06 AM

    Here are all the details of the IPL spot fixing case in the Supreme Court. ...
  • BCCI all set to oppose Sunil Gavaskar as interim president: sources 28-03-2014 09:11 AM

    The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is all set to oppose Sunil Gavaskar as its interim president in the Supreme Court on Friday, according to CNN-IBN sources. BCCI is also likely to put forth the point that it has ex-cricketers like Brijesh Patel and Anil Kumble as...
  • D-Day for Indian cricket, SC to pass orders on CSK, RR and Srinivasan 28-03-2014 07:48 AM

    New Delhi: It is D-day for Indian cricket as the deadline for the Board of Control for Cricket in India to respond to the Supreme Court's blueprint for cleaning up cricket administration after the IPL mess ends on Friday. The apex court is set to pass an interim order on...
  • Supreme Court proposes sweeping changes in the BCCI and IPL 27-03-2014 09:35 PM

    The SC has proposed Sunil Gavaskar's name as BCCI president while asking the board to suspend IPL franchises Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals pending inquiry into the spot-fixing case. ...
  • I'm surprised BCCI couldn't see it coming: Pradeep Magazine 27-03-2014 05:28 PM

    The noted cricket writer commented on SC's proposal of removing BCCI president N Srinivasan and suspending the Chennai and Rajasthan IPL franchises. ...
  • SC for IPL ban on CSK, RR; Gavaskar replacing Srinivasan at BCCI; order on Friday 27-03-2014 04:30 PM

    Under-fire N Srinivasan got to live another day as BCCI president even as the Supreme Court maintained that the Indian cricket board's boss must step down and proposed that Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals be barred from participation in IPL 7 pending verdict in the spot-fixing case. The SC,...
  • SC proposal: Sunil Gavaskar as BCCI chief; no RR, CSK in IPL 7 27-03-2014 12:29 PM

    In a sensational twist to the IPL spot-fixing scandal, the Supreme Court on Thursday proposed to the Board of Control for Cricket in India that Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals should not be allowed to participate in the seventh season of Indian Premier League. The apex court also suggested...
  • Live: BCCI cancels IPL 7 launch press conference in Abu Dhabi 27-03-2014 10:57 AM

    The Supreme Court has proposed that CSK and Rajasthan Royals should not be allowed to be a part of IPL 7. ...
  • N Srinivasan to step aside, not step down? 27-03-2014 10:27 AM

    Under-fire BCCI President N Srinivasan is exploring various legal options, though he continues to keep quiet on the Supreme Court observation that he should step down from his post for a fair probe into the IPL fixing scandal. The beleaguered Srinivasan, who underwent a cataract surgery on Wednesday, had a...
  • SC order in IPL fixing case today, Srinivasan faces the heat 27-03-2014 07:47 AM

    New Delhi: It is judgement day for BCCI Chief N Srinivasan with the Supreme Court set to pronounce its ruling in the IPL spot-fixing and betting probe on Thursday. The apex court had on Tuesday said that Srinivasan's resignation is essential for a fair probe. After the apex court asking...
  • India board chief on the brink after court drubbing 26-03-2014 11:39 AM

    New Delhi: India's beleaguered cricket chief N Srinivasan faced growing calls to resign from within his own ranks on Wednesday after the Supreme Court warned that they would otherwise order him to quit. The day after a panel of judges slammed Srinivasan's "nauseating" refusal to resign as cricket board president...
  • Srinivasan should quit from all posts that he holds: Lalit Modi 25-03-2014 11:22 PM

    In an interview to the CNN-IBN, former IPL chairman Lalit Modi said on Tuesday that BCCI president N Srinivasan should step down from all his posts to allow a 'fair' IPL probe. ...