Anti Corruption Unit

  • Matchfixing claims 'absurd, bizarre, scary', says Chris Cairns May 30, 2014

    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 London...
  • Anti-corruption unit detects Rs 4.86 crore disproportionate assets of Jr Engineer February 7, 2014

    The anti-corruption unit of Bihar Police has detected documents of disproportionate assets to the tune of Rs 4.86 crore allegedly belonging to a Junior Engineer of a state government undertaking, an officer said on Friday. Acting on a tip-off, the Economic Offence Wing (EOW) carried out search at Sunil Kumar's six...
  • AIFF wants anti-corruption unit for Indian football January 15, 2014

    New Delhi: All India Football Federation senior Vice-President Subrata Dutta on Wednesday said that he would propose the setting up an anti-corruption unit to tackle possible malpractices in the game in the country. Speaking at the FIFA-Interpol Workshop to tackle match-fixing and corruption in football here, Dutta said that he would...
  • ICC investigating former NZ players' role in match-fixing December 5, 2013

    Wellington: New Zealand Cricket (NZC) had been aware for months of the International Cricket Council (ICC) investigation into former New Zealand players' involvement in alleged match-fixing, NZC chief executive David White said on Thursday. The ICC was forced to issue a statement confirming it had been investigating a small group of...
  • 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...
  • Sawani to head BCCI new anti-corruption unit May 14, 2012

    New Delhi: Ravi Sawani, the former head of the ICC's Anti-corruption and Security Unit (ACSU), has been roped in by the BCCI to lead its new domestic anti-corruption agency. BCCI, during its working meeting in Chennai on May 12, decided to set up an Anti-Corruption Unit on the lines of...
  • Pakistan form anti-corruption unit December 1, 2011

    Karachi: Pakistan cricket authorities have approved the setting-up of a "vigilance and security division" to fight corruption in the game, a month after three top players were convicted of spot-fixing. Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has been criticised for failing to combat graft, highlighted by the sentencing of former Test captain Salman...
  • Moin criticises Condon for fixing remarks November 16, 2011

    Karachi: Former Pakistan captain Moin Khan has lashed out at the former chief of the ICC anti-corruption unit Paul Condon, who earlier stated that the ACU was aware that in the 1990s and in the following years, all of cricket's leading countries were involved in fixing major matches. "I don't understand...