Shalabh Srivastava

  • No IT clean chit yet to tainted IPL players October 20, 2012

    Mumbai: The statements of three Indian cricketers implicated in a TV sting operation, which claimed to have exposed corruption in IPL, were recorded by the Income Tax Department on Saturday. "Their statements seem to be believable but we have not given them a clean chit yet," I-T sources said on Saturday....
  • Banned Srivastava takes legal action against BCCI October 11, 2012

    Lucknow: Shalabh Srivastava, the Uttar Pradesh fast bowler who was banned for five years by the BCCI for conspiring to fix a match, has decided to take legal action against the Indian board. According to a report in Mail Today, Srivastava, 31, has sought to move a court of law...
  • Banned Shalabh Srivastava pleads innocence July 1, 2012

    Kanpur: Tainted Uttar Pradesh paceman Shalabh Srivastava feels he hasn't got "justice" after the BCCI slapped a five-year ban that means that his career is as good as over. "I still maintain that I am innocent and I have not got justice. When I spoke to [the] BCCI officials, I told...
  • I-T 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 spot-fixing 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 life-ban on TP Sudhindra and varying degrees of sanctions on four other players caught in the IPL spot-fixing 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 five-year 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 spot-fixing 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 spot-fixing probe June 9, 2012

    New Delhi: BCCI's new anti-corruption wing head Ravi Sawani has submitted his inquiry report on allegations of corruption, including spot-fixing, 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 spot-fixing 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 "long-term solution" to deal with the menace. Barely a day after...
  • How can I 'fix' when injured, asks Shalabh May 16, 2012

    Kanpur: Hurt by a sting operation by a news channel which has implicated him in the IPL spot-fixing scandal, Uttar Pradesh cricketer Shalabh Srivastava has claimed innocence saying that laid low by injury, he was not capable of manipulating matches and was only paying the price of opening up to...
  • IPL sting: Don't expect things to change May 16, 2012

    It's difficult to evoke a response until you are hurt. There were no cracks on BCCI president N. Srinivasan's forehead and none on the players involved, neither was there a stammer in the speech of parliamentarian cum IPL chief Rajiv Shukla. Their faces didn't exhibit remorse or at least a...
  • 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: Mishra accepts spot-fixing statements May 15, 2012

    New Delhi: Tainted cricketer Mohnish Mishra has accepted the statements he made during the sting operation which claimed to have exposed corruption in the IPL, but said he had done that casually "to develop his value". Mishra was suspended by his Indian Premier League team Pune Warriors with immediate effect,...
  • 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 spot-fixing 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,"...
  • I'm innocent, pleads Shalabh Srivastava May 15, 2012

    Caught on hidden camera during an IPL sting operation, Shalabh Srivastava claims that the footage is doctored. ...
  • Will take action against guilty: BCCI May 15, 2012

    New Delhi: The BCCI on Tuesday termed the spot-fixing scandal in the Indian Premier League (IPL) and other domestic competitions as "disturbing" and said it would take strict action against those found guilty of indulging in corrupt practices. "The footage that was shown by a television channel [India TV] was...
  • IPL sting creates uproar in the Parliament May 15, 2012

    Kirti Azad raised the issue in the Lok Sabha while the IPL chief and parliamentarian Rajiv Shukla promised strict action. ...
  • IPL sting: Sports Ministry asks BCCI to take action May 15, 2012

    New Delhi: Sports Minister Ajay Maken on Tuesday said the onus lies with the BCCI as far as the IPL spot-fixing is concerned and has asked the board to take prompt action in the interest of the millions of cricket fans in the country. "I am sure and wish that...
  • IPL sting: Who're Sudhindra, Srivastava, Mishra? May 15, 2012

    Three domestic Indian cricketers – TP Sudhindra, Shalabh Srivastava and Mohnish Mishra – have allegedly been caught in a sting operation on spot-fixing in the ongoing IPL conducted by a Hindi news channel. The BCCI has reacted by saying it would seek complete footage of the television channel's sting operation...
  • IPL sting: Shalabh denies fixing charges May 15, 2012

    New Delhi: Under the spot-fixing cloud, Kings XI Punjab player Shalabh Srivastava on Tuesday denied his involvement in the sting operation carried out by a national news channel, alleging corrupt practices in the ongoing Indian Premier League. Speaking exclusively to CNN-IBN, the medium-pacer from Uttar Pradesh said he was shocked by...
  • 'Fixing' sting hurts IPL, BCCI worried May 15, 2012

    New Delhi: The spectre of fixing came back to haunt Indian cricket on Monday when a news channel aired a sting operation alleging illegal activity in the IPL, to which the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) responded with a strongly worded press release, saying those involved will...