Ajit Chandila

  • Rajasthan Royals yet to recover from spot-fixing jolt: RR CEO May 7, 2014

    Almost a year after three Rajasthan Royals players were arrested for spot-fixing 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...
  • 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...
  • BCCI gives additional time to Chandila to submit written reply March 5, 2014

    New Delhi: 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...
  • Chandila, Trivedi quizzed by IPL probe panel December 5, 2013

    New Delhi: The Indian Premier League (IPL) probe panel set up by the Supreme Court on Thursday quizzed banned cricketers Ajit Chandila and Siddharth Trivedi for their involvement in the IPL spot fixing and betting scandal. The probe committee, headed by Justice (retd) Mukul Mudgal, also "interacted" with senior journalists Pradeep...
  • Ajit Chandila likely to face life ban October 4, 2013

    One of the prime accused in the IPL spot-fixing saga, Rajasthan Royals' offspinner Ajit Chandia was grilled for three hours by BCCI's Anti-Corruption and Security Unit on Friday. ...
  • Ajit Chandila grilled by BCCI's anti-corruption unit chief: report October 4, 2013

    New Delhi: One of the prime accused in the IPL spot-fixing saga, Rajasthan Royals' offspinner Ajit Chandia was grilled for three hours here on Wednesday by BCCI's Anti-Corruption and Security Unit (ACSU) chief Ravi Sawani, the Mumbai Mirror reported. Chandila, said the newspaper, has asked for a week's time from Sawani...
  • 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...
  • I have never ever thought about fixing: Ajit Chandila September 13, 2013

    Chandila, alleged of spot-fixing during IPL 6 along with Rajasthan Royals team-mates S Sreesanth and Ankeet Chavan, says he is clean and has never been involved in fixing. ...
  • Tainted Rajasthan Royals players found guilty, face bans: report September 13, 2013

    New Delhi: IPL franchise Rajasthan Royals's four players allegedly involved in spot-fixing during IPL 6 have been found guilty in the probe done by BCCI's anti-corruption unit chief Ravi Sawani, The Indian Express reported on Friday. S Sreesanth, Ajit Chandila, Ankeet Chavan, and Amit Singh, who are currently out on bail,...
  • Had no knowledge of Sreesanth and others' intentions: Harmeet Singh September 13, 2013

    Mumbai: Young left-arm spinner Harmeet Singh on Thursday told the Cricket Board that he personally had no knowledge as to whether his three Rajasthan Royals' team-mates, implicated in the IPL spot-fixing scandal, had any intention to commit the alleged offences. In a reply to the show cause issued to him by...
  • IPL spot-fixing: BCCI to discuss fate of tainted RR players today September 13, 2013

    New Delhi: The fate of the cricketers implicated in the IPL spot-fixing scandal would be up for discussion when the BCCI's disciplinary committee meets here on Friday to deliberate on Anti-Corruption Unit chief Ravi Sawani's report on the scam that shamed the Twenty20 league. The one-man Sawani panel investigated allegations that...
  • Fixing in IPL is fake news, says Ajit Chandila September 12, 2013

    New Delhi: Ajit Chandila is last of the three Rajasthan Royals's players to come out on bail following their arrest in the spot-fixing racket busted earlier this year during IPL 6. Said to be the kingpin in the whole plot, Chandila refuted every such claim in an interview to Mumbai...
  • IPL spot-fixing scandal: Ajit Chandila, two others get bail September 9, 2013

    New Delhi: Suspended cricketer Ajit Chandila and two others, arrested for their alleged involvement in the Indian Premier League (IPL) spot-fixing scandal, were on Monday granted bail by a Delhi court which said there were some "missing links" in the prosecution's case. Additional Sessions Judge Dharmesh Sharma granted bail to Rajasthan...
  • Angry, sad, disappointed after spot-fixing saga: Rahul Dravid August 8, 2013

    Rahul Dravid in an extensive interview with ESPNcricinfo editor-in-chief Sambit Bal discussed about spot-fixing and suggested ways to counter the menace. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai August 5, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: IAS officer Durga's suspension was 'correct and won't be revoked, says Mulayam August 5, 2013

    Samajwadi party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav and Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav have justified the decision to suspend IAS officer Durga Shakti Nagpal. ...
  • I am a sports person and I have done nothing wrong: Chandila August 5, 2013

    Chandila said that he did not try to influence anybody and don't know why they are hounding him. ...
  • I am a cricketer not a terrorist, says Ajit Chandila August 5, 2013

    Faridabad: Tainted Rajasthan Royals cricketer Ajit Chandila was shocked that Delhi Police have slapped stringent Maharashtra Control of Organised Crime Act (MCOCA) charges against him and pleaded that he is a "cricketer not a terrorist". "My family and I are in a state of shock that such charges are being levelled...
  • IPL spot-fixing: Ajit Chandila gets interim bail till August 5 August 1, 2013

    New Delhi: A court in Delhi on Thursday granted interim bail for two days to suspended cricketer Ajit Chandila, who is an accused in IPL spot-fixing scandal case, to enable him to participate in the last rites of his elder brother. Additional Sessions Judge Renu Bhatnagar allowed Chandila to visit...
  • IPL spot-fixing: Dawood the mastermind, says Delhi Police chargesheet July 31, 2013

    New Delhi: Two months after the arrest of the three IPL players, the Special Cell of the Delhi Police has now filed a chargesheet in the IPL spot-fixing case. The 5,000-page document claims that underworld don Dawood Ibrahim and Chhota Shakeel were running the betting and spot-fixing scam. The Delhi...
  • IPL spot-fixing: Delhi Police to apply for cancelling Sreesanth's bail July 30, 2013

    New Delhi: Delhi Police will apply for cancelling the bail of cricketer Sreesanth and 20 others who are allegedly involved in the Indian Premier League (IPL) spot-fixing scandal. "We are filing a chargesheet in the IPL spot-fixing case today (Tuesday) and we will apply for the cancellation of bail of all...
  • Dawood, Shakeel likely to be named in IPL spot-fixing chargesheet July 29, 2013

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police has finalised its report on the Indian Premier League spot-fixing case and is likely to file a chargesheet on Monday. The police have reportedly named underworld dons Dawood Ibrahim and Chotta Shakeel saying they virtually controlled spot-fixing. Sources say charges have been framed under stringent sections...
  • IPL spot-fixing: Delhi Police likely to file chargesheet today July 29, 2013

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police have finalised its report on the Indian Premier League (IPL) spot fixing case and will file a chargesheet on Monday. Police have reportedly named underworld dons Dawood Ibrahim and Chotta Shakeel in the chargesheet saying they virtually controlled spot fixing in the cricket league. ...
  • 'Dawood may figure in spot fixing chargesheet' July 27, 2013

    New Delhi: Fugitive don Dawood Ibrahim and 29 others may be named in a charge-sheet that investigators plan to file next week in the Indian Premier League (IPL) spot-fixing case, a Delhi Police source said Saturday. "Over 30 people may be named, including Dawood Ibrahim. It would be filed next week,"...
  • IPL spot-fixing report submitted, BCCI split over it: Sources July 27, 2013

    New Delhi: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is reportedly divided over the Indian Premier League spot-fixing report submitted by the two-member inquiry panel, say sources. According to sources there is confusion over spot-fixing report submitted to the BCCI. Several BCCI officials are said to be concerned over...
  • IPL spot-fixing scandal: SC rejects plea seeking CBI probe July 23, 2013

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court has dismissed a petition seeking a CBI probe into the IPL spot-fixing scandal. The 29 accused arrested in the case are currently being tried under the stringent MCOCA. Former Rajasthan Royals players S Sreesanth and Ankeet Chavan are out on bail while Ajit Chandila remains...
  • Two months on, where are the alleged IPL-6 fixers? July 16, 2013

    It's been 60 days since the IPL spot-fixing controversy shook the roots of Indian cricket's establishment. In a never-seen-before crackdown, Delhi and Mumbai Police went all out to nab the suspects, which led to the arrests of Test cricketer S Sreesanth and his team-mates at Rajasthan Royals Ajit Chandila and...
  • IPL spot-fixing case: Delhi court to hear Chandila's bail plea July 5, 2013

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Friday will hear the bail plea of former Rajasthan Royal player Ajit Chandila in the IPL spot-fixing scandal case. Other accused players, S Sreesanth and Ankeet Chavan, are currently out on bail. The police had opposed Chandila's bail plea, saying he was a "key conspirator"...
  • IPL spot-fixing: Police arrest main bookie June 28, 2013

    New Delhi: Delhi Police on Friday arrested one of the main bookies who allegedly controlled the IPL spot-fixing network. Jitendra Singh alias Jeetu was arrested from Ahmedabad. He has been brought to New Delhi on transit remand and will be produced in Saket court shortly. Jeetu was in touch will all...
  • IPL: Bail plea of Chandila, others deferred till July 1 June 26, 2013

    New Delhi: Hearing on the bail pleas of suspended Rajasthan Royal's player Ajit Chandila and two others in the IPL spot-fixing scandal case was on Wednesday deferred by a Delhi court till July 1. Besides Chandila, Additional Sessions Judge Raj Rani Mitra also adjourned the hearing on the bail applications...