Sreesanth

  • IPL Scandal: Mudgal panel submits interim report, SC hearing on Sept 1 August 29, 2014

    The Justice Mukul Mudgal committee probing the Indian Premier League's spotfixing and betting scandal submitted it's interim report to the Supreme Court on Friday, and the SC will hear the case on September 1. The Mudgal committee submitted its report in a sealed envelope and is likely to seek a twomonth...
  • Sreesanth blames 'bad day' for his Jhalak outburst; gets eliminated from the show July 13, 2014

    New Delhi: Former Indian pacer Sreesanth said his outburst on 'Jhalak Dikhla Jaa' was due to a back injury and a bad performance during the faceoff which saw him being eliminated from the dance reality show. The 31yearold cricketer, who was in the bottom two and was in the faceoff round...
  • Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 7: Madhuri Dixit does a mindblowing samba act on the opening weekend of the dancebased reality show June 10, 2014

    If you thought iconic actress Madhuri Dixit was all about grace and poise, you may now be forced to think differently. With her amazing samba act on the seventh season of the dancebased reality show 'Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa', Dixit proved that she can be a badass too. She totally nailed the...
  • 'Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa' helped me overcome the bad phase of my life: Sreesanth May 29, 2014

    Mumbai: Despite "six surgeries both in left and right toes", banned Indian cricketer S. Sreesanth has put on his dancing shoes to rock the dance floor of 'Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 7'. He says that the show was like a therapy for him. He may be passionate about dancing, but Sreesanth had...
  • S Sreesanth, VJ Andy, Purab Kohli to be pitted against each other in 'Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 7'? May 15, 2014

    Mumbai: Banned cricketer S Sreesanth is likely to be among 13 celebrity participants in the upcoming season of the popular TV dance show 'Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa'. As the seventh season of the show goes on air in June, names of several celebrities, who are likely to be a part...
  • Cricketer Sreesanth to shake a leg on 'Jhalak Dikhkla Jaa' May 8, 2014

    Mumbai: After months of negotiation and dillydallying, former India cricketer S. Sreesanth has agreed to participate in the seventh edition of dance reality show 'Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa'. The cricketer, banned from playing for his alleged involvement in spotfixing, was initially hesitant to come on the show. "Sreesanth was approached two months ago...
  • Rajasthan Royals yet to recover from spotfixing jolt: RR CEO May 7, 2014

    Almost a year after three Rajasthan Royals players were arrested for spotfixing in the Indian Premier League, franchise CEO Raghu Iyer has admitted that the brand image is yet to be fully restored following one of the biggest cricketing scandals in the country. "We would be lying if I say that...
  • Drama in the fabric of the Indian Premier League April 5, 2014

    The most powerful sports official in the most cricket-mad country on earth was on the verge of taking global control of the game. Now a corruption scandal could scupper those plans. Narayanaswami Srinivasan rules the Indian board that generates enough money to keep the game afloat, so it seemed a logical...
  • IPL spot-fixing: BCCI grants extra time to Ajit Chandila to submit written reply March 5, 2014

    The BCCI disciplinary committee has given former Rajasthan Royals off-spinner Ajit Chandila time till March 12 to submit his written reply after the Board's Anti-Corruption Unit chief Ravi Sawani has found him guilty of spot-fixing during last year's IPL. Chandila appeared before the BCCI disciplinary committee, comprising president N Srinivasan, Rajeev...
  • Snapshot: Love is in the air! S Sreesanth posts pictures with wife on Valentine's Day February 14, 2014

    Love is in the air for tainted cricketer S Sreesanth who got married to Bhuvneshwari in December last year. Taking the day of love quite seriously, Sreesanth posted pictures with his wife on Twitter. He wrote, "Happy valentines day to all...my love my life ..my one and only wife nd...
  • Justice Mudgal report puts Srinivasan on a sticky wicket again February 10, 2014

    The findings of the Justice Mukul Mudgal panel have sent shock waves across the Cricket administration in India. While it has gladdened the hearts of the BCCI chief N Srinivasan's critics, his followers and backers are worried over the future developments. It will surely bring the focus back on the...
  • IPL spotfixing scandal: How it unfolded February 10, 2014

    In a major setback to the Board Of Control For Cricket In India (BCCI) President N Srinivasan, Justice Mukul Mudgal Committee in its report submitted to the Supreme Court on the Indian Premier League spotfixing case said that some allegations against Gurunath Meiyappan are true. Former Chennai Super Kings team principal...
  • Hoping to stage a comeback, says Sreesanth January 31, 2014

    Indore: Fast bowler Sreesanth, who has been slapped with a life ban following his alleged involvement in the IPL spotfixing scandal, said he hoped to stage a comeback. "My training is going on. I am totally confident that the bad phase of my life will end soon and I will stage...
  • Sreesanth denies wrongdoing, hopes bad times will end soon January 29, 2014

    Fast bowler Sreesanth, who has been banned for life due to his alleged involvement in the Indian Premier League's (IPL) spotfixing scandal, hoped that this bad phase of his life would get over soon. "I have not done anything wrong. Everybody faces bad times in life. This is my bad time...
  • Sreesanth hopes bad phase will end soon January 28, 2014

    Bhopal: Fast bowler Sreesanth, who has been banned for life due to his alleged involvement in the Indian Premier League's (IPL) spotfixing scandal, hoped that this bad phase of his life would get over soon. "I have not done anything wrong. Everybody faces bad times in life. This is my bad...
  • TWTW: Cyrus Broacha takes on Modi's aide on snooping allegations November 24, 2013

    This week on the show, Cyrus Broacha takes on the Gujarat Chief Minister and BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi's key aide Amit Shah allegedly told police to conduct surveillance on a woman, Sreesanth wedding, Mulayam seeking a ban on English. ...
  • SCappointed panel to speak to Sreesanth next November 7, 2013

    Mumbai: The Supreme Courtinstituted threemember committee probing the IPL spotfixing scandal will speak to banned pacer S Sreesanth, Rajasthan Royals coowner Raj Kundra and a few others, including commentator Harsha Bhogle, when it meets for three days here starting November 16. The committee, headed by former Punjab and Haryana High Court...
  • I will sort out all issues at NCA, says new chairman October 3, 2013

    Thiruvananthapuram: Newlyappointed chairman of the National Cricket Academy (NCA) TC Mathew has vowed to sort out all issues at the elite cricket academy in Bangalore. Matthew, who is also the president of Kerala Cricket Association (KCA), said he will get full support of the BCCI so that the challenges faced by...
  • My confession to the police was under duress, says Sreesanth September 16, 2013

    New Delhi: Banned fast bowler S Sreesanth claimed innocence in a letter to the BCCI's disciplinary Committee and said his confession to the police in the spot-fixing saga was under duress. "Under the threat of arrest of my close relatives a statement was forcibly taken in the manner directed by...
  • Full text: Sreesanth's letter to the BCCI disciplinary committee September 16, 2013

    Here is the full text of the letter Sreesanth submitted to the BCCI's disciplinary committee before the hearing on Friday. In the letter, Sreesanth, who has been handed a life ban by the BCCI for his alleged involvement in spot-fixing in the Indian Premier League season 2013, insisted that he is...
  • Sreesanth banned at the behest of N Srinivasan: lawyer September 15, 2013

    New Delhi: Calling the life ban imposed on S Sreesanth "bizarre", his lawyer Rebecca John said the tainted pacer will challenge the BCCI's decision in court as it is "completely against the principles of natural justice". Sreesanth was banned for life by the BCCI after being found guilty of spot-fixing in...
  • Feel sorry for Sree, sheer waste of talent: Ganguly September 14, 2013

    Kolkata: Former India captain Sourav Ganguly on Saturday felt 'sorry' for pace bowler S Sreesanth, who was handed a life ban on charges of spot-fixing in IPL. "If he has done it, I feel it's the right decision. I feel sorry for him, it's a sheer waste of talent," Ganguly...
  • What happened at the BCCI disciplinary committee meeting on Friday September 14, 2013

    New Delhi: BCCI disciplinary committee on Friday sealed the fate of disgraced Rajasthan Royals's players S Sreesanth, Ankeet Chavan, Siddharth Trivedi and Amit Singh - banning them for their involvement with bookies and in spot-fixing during IPL 6 earlier this year. The findings of the probe done by Ravi Sawani -...
  • Sreesanth may challenge his life ban in court: report September 14, 2013

    New Delhi: Slapped with a life ban by BCCI's disciplinary committee for his involvement in spot-fixing during IPL 6 earlier this year, disgraced India and Rajasthan Royals's fast bowler S Sreesanth is likely to challenge the decision in court, The Indian Express reported on Saturday. The BCCI disciplinary committee met...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai September 13, 2013

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  • Banned pacer Sreesanth still hopes of a comeback September 14, 2013

    Thiruvananthapuram: Despite the BCCI imposing him a life ban on spot-fixing charges in the IPL, Indian Test pacer S Sreesanth on Friday said he still hopes to play for the country. Asked about the life ban handed on him by the BCCI, Sreesanth said he was confident of making a comeback....
  • It's a victory for cricket, says Jagmohan Dalmiya September 13, 2013

    Kolkata: Hailing the BCCI disciplinary committee's decision to punish corrupt players on IPL spot-fixing scandal, the Indian Cricket Board interim chief Jagmohan Dalmiya on Friday said it's a victory of the sport. "From the very first day (after the IPL scandal broke out), I had voiced concerns for clean-up of cricket...
  • Sreesanth's controversial career ends on Friday the 13th September 13, 2013

    New Delhi: Tainted fast bowler Sreesanth has been found guilty of spot-fixing during the Indian Premier League season six by an internal probe conducted by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) and has been banned for life - incidentally on Friday the 13th. Sreesanth - unaware of...
  • IPL 6 spot-fixing: Sreesanth, Chavan banned for life by BCCI September 14, 2013

    New Delhi: Setting a strong precedent, the BCCI's Disciplinary Committee on Friday banned S Sreesanth and Ankeet Chavan for life while handing out five-year and one-year bans to Amit Singh and Siddarth Trivedi respectively for their involvement in spot-fixing that rocked the IPL 6 season. In its hearing, the Disciplinary Committee...
  • IPL spot-fixing: Ravi Sawani fully convinced that Sreesanth 'fixed' September 13, 2013

    The fate of tainted Rajasthan Royals's players S Sreesanth, Ajit Chandila and Ankeet Chavan will in all likelihood culminate into bans after a report in the The Indian Express on Tuesday published findings of the probe done by BCCI's anti-corruption unit chief Ravi Sawani. While the formal meeting of the BCCI's...