SPOT FIXING

  • Betting in IPL by Gurunath Meiyappan was like insider trading: Supreme Court Yesterday

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday said that betting by Gurunath Meiyappan - son-in-law of the sidelined BCCI president N. Srinivasan - was like insider trading wherein even if he was not placing bets in his own name, he was passing on the information to bookies. "It is like an...
  • It wouldn't be wise for me to make a comment on Mudgal report now: Sachin Tendulkar 2 days ago

    Indian cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar on Monday refused to comment on Justice Mudgal Commitee's report on the 2013 Indian Premier League (IPL) spot-fixing and betting scandal. ...
  • I'm financing this petition against N Srinivasan: Lalit Modi 2 days ago

    Suspended IPL commissioner Lalit Modi made a startling revelation on Monday, admitting that he is the man financing petitioner Aditya Verma against N Srinivasan and others in the IPL spot-fixing case. "I am financing the petition against Srinivasan and others [helping petitioner Verma]. There's no harm in backing anybody who helps...
  • Judiciary is giving priority to this case as much as it can: Justice Mukul Mudgal 2 days ago

    The Supreme Court on Monday asked N Srinivasan to address the question of conflict of interest as head of BCCI and also owner of the IPL franchise Chennai Super Kings. ...
  • SC slams BCCI, asks N Srinivasan to address conflict of interest 2 days ago

    Wrapping on the knuckles of BCCI, the Supreme Court on Monday asked ICC Chairman N Srinivasan to address the question of conflict of interest as head of BCCI and also owner of the Indian Premier League (IPL) franchise Chennai Super Kings. The apex court resumed hearing in the IPL spot-fixing case...
  • IPL Spot-Fixing: Sachin Tendulkar refuses to comment on Mudgal Report 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Indian cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar on Monday refused to comment on Justice Mudgal Commitee's report on the 2013 Indian Premier League (IPL) spot-fixing and betting scandal. Tendulkar, a Rajya Sabha member, said here that the Supreme Court will look into the case, and it was not wise for him...
  • IPL Spot-Fixing: Focus on Srinivasan as SC resumes hearing on Mudgal report today 2 days ago

    N Srinivasan's future as a top cricket administrator will be the main focus at Monday's Supreme Court hearing in the IPL spot-fixing case. Srinivasan, IPL COO Sundar Raman as well as team officials Gurunath Meiyappan and Raj Kundra were directed by the apex court to file their affidavits in response...
  • Watch: The Week That Wasn't with Cyrus Broacha 3 days ago

    On this episode of The Week That Wasn't, Cyrus Boracha takes on IPL spot-fixing, jeeyo parsi campaign, International Men's day. He also speaks to a cricket expert. ...
  • TWTW: Cyrus Broacha talks to cricket expert on IPL spot-fixing 3 days ago

    Watch the hilarious interview of 'cricket expert' by TWTW host Cyrus Broacha on IPL spot-fixing. ...
  • Pooja Bhatt on Sreesanth's Bollywood debut: He tasted success, went to hell and back; but there's still fire in him 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Former cricketer Sreesanth is set to make his Bollywood debut in Pooja Bhatt's next production venture and the filmmaker says the decision to cast him was quick and instinctive. In the film, which has been titled 'Cabaret', the former India pacer will be seen donning the role of a...
  • N Srinivasan requests SC to reinstate him as BCCI president 5 days ago

    "I voluntarily stepped aside as the BCCI chief pending inquiry by the Mudgal panel. Now that nothing has been found against me, allow me to be reinstated as the BCCI president," he said. ...
  • Action against CSK would be disastrous for IPL: India Cements 5 days ago

    New Delhi: India Cements Limited owner of Indian Premier League (IPL) franchise Chennai Super Kings told the Supreme Court Friday that any action against it would have disastrous consequences for the cash-rich Twenty20 tournament. If any orders are passed against India Cements it could have "disastrous consequences not only for this...
  • 'Clean' Srinivasan requests SC to reinstate him as BCCI president 5 days ago

    Having regained considerable ground after a clean chit in the IPL probe followed by backing from the BCCI, N Srinivasan on Friday requested the Supreme Court to reinstate him as the BCCI president. Srinivasan, the ICC Chairman, filed an affidavit in the SC requesting the apex court to allow his return...
  • IPL Spot-fixing: BCCI files affidavit defending Srinivasan, says it did reprimand player for violating code 5 days ago

    The BCCI on Friday came out defending ICC Chairman N Srinivasan via filing an affidavit in the Supreme Court, wherein the board said that it's incorrect to say that none of the five BCCI officials take action against a player who was guilty of violating player''s code of conduct The incident...
  • Richard Hadlee says spot-fixing is biggest threat to cricket 5 days ago

    Christchurch: As corruption in cricket continues to come under scrutiny in India, legendary New Zealand cricketer Richard Hadlee says spot-fixing is the "greatest crisis" the game faces and it needs to be dealt with severe penalties. The iconic sportsman, 63, met this visiting IANS correspondent at the newly-built Hadlee Pavilion of...
  • Sunil Gavaskar says stories about him questioning Srinivasan 'fabricated' 6 days ago

    Former India captain Sunil Gavaskar on Thursday expressed surprise at the "fabricated stories" about him questioning N Srinivasan's silence in the match-fixing scandal while reacting to the Mudgal Committee report. Gavaskar was quoted by India Today Group as having said in Melbourne that Srinivasan needs to explain why he didn't act...
  • IPL petitioner Aditya Verma sends Mudgal report to ICC 1 week ago

    IPL petitioner and Cricket Association of Bihar chief Aditya Verma has sent the Justice Mukul Mudgal panel's report on IPL spot-fixing and betting to the ICC, requesting them to act against N Srinivasan and remove him from the post of chairman of the world cricketing body. Verma had earlier made his...
  • The Indian cricket fan has been let down 1 week ago

    Cricket is a game of glorious uncertainties but unfortunately, going by the current crop of off-field events, it has become a game of inglorious certainties; and the Indian cricket fan is once again shown a photo-shopped image of the game in the country. The much-awaited Mudgal report had a lot of...
  • Is the BCCI protecting N Srinivasan? November 18, 2014

    The BCCI emergent committee meeting came to a conclusion that there is no taint on the conduct of Srinivasan and the allegations levelled against him were baseless. ...
  • MS Dhoni's stand on Gurunath Meiyappan contradicted by report November 18, 2014

    New Delhi: Indian skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni's stand that Gurunath Meiyappan was a "mere cricket enthusiast" supporting Chennai Super Kings has been contradicted by the Justice Mudgal IPL probe committee report. The report, which was partly made public on Monday, has said that investigations have confirmed that Meiyappan was a team...
  • BCCI may probe Aditya Verma's finances, divided over Sunder Raman: sources November 18, 2014

    In the latest turn of events in the Indian Premier League betting and spot-fixing scandal, the Board of Cricket Control in India (BCCI) sources on Tuesday told CNN-IBN that the board is likely to conduct internal inquiry into the finances of petitioner Aditya Verma, while it remains a divided house...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories November 17, 2014

    Bullet News is CNN-IBN's non-stop prime time bulletin where we bring to you the day's top stories from around the world. Be it politics, sports, entertainment or business, catch it here, only in 30 minutes. ...
  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay November 17, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Palki S Upadhyay on India @ 9. ...
  • IPL spot-fixing: Mudgal report gives clean chit to Srinivasan, but raises question on his conduct November 17, 2014

    New Delhi: The rot in Indian cricket runs deep and it isn't limited to a few cricketers and a few Indian Premier League team owners who loved placing bets, according to findings of the Mukul Mudgal Committee's report which were made public on Monday. International Cricket Council Chairman N Srinivasan is...
  • News 360: Mudgal report gives clean chit to Srinivasan, Meiyappan indicted in IPL spot-fixing November 17, 2014

    Huge relief came N Srinivasan's way on Monday when findings of the Justice Mukul Mudgal Committee's report on IPL spot-fixing confirmed that he and his son-in-law Gurunath Meiyappan were not involved in match-fixing; however, Srinivasan was aware of corruption in the IPL and Meiyappan did place bets. ...
  • Is the full truth of IPL fixing not out yet? November 17, 2014

    The Justice Mukul Mudgal Committee's report on IPL spot-fixing confirmed that N Srinivasan and his son-in-law Gurunath Meiyappan were not involved in match-fixing. ...
  • Cartoon of the day: N Srinivasan gets clean chit from Mudgal Committee November 17, 2014

    Huge relief came N Srinivasan's way on Monday when findings of the Justice Mukul Mudgal Committee's report on IPL spot-fixing confirmed that he and his son-in-law Gurunath Meiyappan were not involved in match-fixing; however, Srinivasan was aware of corruption in the IPL and Meiyappan did place bets. ...
  • I will never bet or watch cricket again: Vindoo Dara Singh November 17, 2014

    "I have never lied. I got into a bad habit of betting, which I have now taken out of my system," said Vindoo. ...
  • Srinivasan can't deny he knew about corruption in IPL: Aditya Verma November 17, 2014

    "The Mudgal report clearly says Srinivasan took no steps despite knowing about ongoing corruption in the IPL," said petitioner Verma. ...
  • Mohammad Amir puts acting career on hold for domestic cricket hopes November 17, 2014

    Karachi: Pakistan's banned pace bowler Mohammad Amir has put his acting career on hold after the country's cricket governing body PCB said that it would be requesting the ICC to allow the tainted player to play domestic cricket before his ban ends in August 2015. "For me cricket has always been...