Abhinav Bali

  • 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...
  • 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: 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,"...
  • Plate Division: Bowlers reign supreme on Day 1 November 11, 2011

    Kochi: There was plenty of joy for the bowlers on the opening day of the second round of the Ranji Trophy Plate Division matches on Thursday. Akshya Darekar picked up five wickets as Maharashtra bowled out Hyderabad for 124, before the visitors themselves lost four wickets to end the day's...