RAVI SAWANI

  • 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 arranging a back-up series to substitute SA tour? September 13, 2013

    New Delhi: A tri-nation ODI series between India, Sri Lanka and Pakistan may replace India's jeopardised tour of South Africa, Cricinfo reported on Friday. India are scheduled to tour SA later this year but the trip is under a cloud due to difference between the two boards. Officials from the three...
  • IPL fixing probe over, BCCI to take action June 27, 2013

    New Delhi: The BCCI probe into the IPL spotfixing scandal is over after the Indian cricket board's anticorruption and security unit (ACSU) chief Ravi Sawani finished questioning three of the four cricketers allegedly involved in the case. Sources have told CNNIBN that Sawani questioned the Rajasthan Royals trio of Sreesanth,...
  • ACSU chief questions Sreesanth for three hours June 24, 2013

    New Delhi: Tainted cricketer S Sreesanth became the first of the four cricketers to depose before BCCI's AntiCorruption and Security Unit chief Ravi Sawani at a city hotel on Monday. The Kerala paceman, who was in judicial custody for close to a month, on allegations of spotfixing during an IPL match...
  • IPL 6: BCCI's anticorruption unit chief meets police officials May 20, 2013

    New Delhi: BCCI's anticorruption unit chief Ravi Sawani on Monday held a meeting with the top Delhi police officials, who are investigating into the spotfixing scandal that has rocked the Indian Premier League. Sawani, who has been appointed by the BCCI as commissioner of inquiry to probe spotfixing allegations, said...
  • 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...
  • BCCI begins probe into IPL sting with Shalabh May 16, 2012

    New Delhi: Acting swiftly, the BCCI began the probe into the spotfixing scandal that has rocked IPL with one of the suspended domestic players deposing before the inquiry commission on Wednesday, even as Sports Minister Ajay Maken called for a "longterm solution" to deal with the menace. Barely a day after...
  • Sawani to head BCCI new anticorruption unit May 14, 2012

    New Delhi: Ravi Sawani, the former head of the ICC's Anticorruption and Security Unit (ACSU), has been roped in by the BCCI to lead its new domestic anticorruption agency. BCCI, during its working meeting in Chennai on May 12, decided to set up an AntiCorruption Unit on the lines of...