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Cricket and Corruption: After IPL Auction 2022, Why All Eyes Will Be On Karnataka High Court

Cricket and Corruption: After IPL Auction 2022, Why All Eyes Will Be On Karnataka High Court

Will Karnataka High Court’s recent judgment on match-fixing give a green signal to legalise betting in cricket?

14 February 2022
Ahead Of  IPL 2022, Why Match-Fixers Have A Smile On Their Face

Ahead Of IPL 2022, Why Match-Fixers Have A Smile On Their Face

A recent judgement by Karnataka High Court exposes the gross inadequacies in current laws to stop corruption in cricket.

24 March 2022

Lanka Premier League: Complaint Filed For Match-Fixing Approach; Investigation Underway

The second edition of the Lanka Premier League took place in December last year. A total of five teams were part of the tournament.

Former Indian Premier League Player Offered 40 Lakh Bribe To Fix Matches: Report

Former Indian Premier League Player Offered 40 Lakh Bribe To Fix Matches: Report

Rajagopal Sathish played 34 IPL matches in which he appeared for teams like Kolkata Knight Riders, Mumbai Indians and Punjab Kings.

18 January 2022

Aryan Khan, Raj Kundra In Google’s Top Searched Personalities Of 2021

Aryan Khan and Raj Kundra were among the top five celebrity searches in India this year for their run-ins with the law, according to Google's 'Year in Search'...

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14 October 2021
Cricket Spot-Fixing: Pakistan Player Suspended For Not Reporting Approach

Cricket Spot-Fixing: Pakistan Player Suspended For Not Reporting Approach

Only recently, Pakistan batsman Umar Akmal resumed his career after remaining suspended from all cricket activities since February 2020.


01 October 2021
Web Series On Aditya Verma, The Cricket 'Rebel' From Bihar, Planned

Web Series On Aditya Verma, The Cricket 'Rebel' From Bihar, Planned

Aditya Verma's PIL in the 2013 IPL betting and scandal brought the BCCI to its knees. He continues to fight corruption in Bihar cricket.


05 September 2021
Umar Akmal Makes Cricket Comeback After Serving Ban

Umar Akmal Makes Cricket Comeback After Serving Ban

Umar, who was recently allowed to resume playing club cricket in Lahore, was banned by the PCB last year for not reporting spot-fixing offers


08 July 2021
PSL: Controversial Pakistan Cricketer Umar Akmal Apologies For Not Reporting Spot-fixing Approaches

PSL: Controversial Pakistan Cricketer Umar Akmal Apologies For Not Reporting Spot-fixing Approaches

The Court of Arbitration for Sport has reduced the ban on Umar Akmal to 12 months but hit him with a fine of 4.25 million Pakistani Rupees for breaching the...


05 July 2021
Cricket Match Fixing: Former Sri Lanka Performance Analyst, Sanath Jayasundara Banned For Seven Years

Cricket Match Fixing: Former Sri Lanka Performance Analyst, Sanath Jayasundara Banned For Seven Years

According to ICC, Sanath Jayasundara was 'offering a bribe or other reward to the Sri Lankan Sports Minister


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01 July 2021
Cricket Match Fixing: ICC Bans UAE Players Amir Hayat, Ashfaq Ahmed For Taking Bribe From Indian Bookie

Cricket Match Fixing: ICC Bans UAE Players Amir Hayat, Ashfaq Ahmed For Taking Bribe From Indian Bookie

While the ICC's Anti-Corruption Tribunal had charged both the Pakistan-born cricketers back on September 13, 2020, the backdated quantum of sentence was passed...


16 June 2021
IPL Match-fixing: Former Spinner Ankeet Chavan Cleared By BCCI To Play Again

IPL Match-fixing: Former Spinner Ankeet Chavan Cleared By BCCI To Play Again

Last year, the BCCI's Ombudsman had reduced the quantum of sentence for both S Sreesanth and Chavan to seven years


17 May 2021
No Match-fixing In India's Test Matches Vs England And Australia, Says ICC

No Match-fixing In India's Test Matches Vs England And Australia, Says ICC

A television programme broadcasted in Al Jazeera on May 27, 2018 had claimed that bookies had fixed certain portions of India's Test matches


10 May 2021
ICC Tribunal Clears Avishka Gunawardene Of Corruption Charges

ICC Tribunal Clears Avishka Gunawardene Of Corruption Charges

Last month, Sri Lanka cricketer Nuwan Zoysa was banned for six years in a different case under the ICC Anti-Corruption code


05 May 2021
How Bookies Tried To 'Fix' IPL 2021 Match At Kotla, Reveals Anti-corruption Boss

How Bookies Tried To 'Fix' IPL 2021 Match At Kotla, Reveals Anti-corruption Boss

Pitch-siding is the practice of transmitting information from sporting events for the purpose of gambling, or directly placing bets


28 April 2021
Match Fixing: Former Sri Lanka Cricketer Nuwan Zoysa Gets Six-Year Ban

Match Fixing: Former Sri Lanka Cricketer Nuwan Zoysa Gets Six-Year Ban

The ban for Nuwan Zoysa is backdated to 31 October 2018, when he was provisionally suspended


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21 April 2021
Match-fixing: ICC Bans UAE Cricketer Qadeer Khan For 5 Years, Charges Mehardeep On Six Counts

Match-fixing: ICC Bans UAE Cricketer Qadeer Khan For 5 Years, Charges Mehardeep On Six Counts

Qadeer Khan admitted to six breaches that relates to failing to disclose approaches or invitations received in relation to the Zimbabwe v UAE series in April...


19 April 2021
Former Sri Lankan Cricketer Dilhara Lokuhettige Banned For Eight Years Under ICC Anti-Corruption Code

Former Sri Lankan Cricketer Dilhara Lokuhettige Banned For Eight Years Under ICC Anti-Corruption Code

Dilhara Lokuhettige was charged for his involvement in match-fixing during a T20 tournament in UAE in 2017, where a Sri Lankan team participated


15 April 2021
ICC Integrity Head Alex Marshall Says, 'Bitcoin Transaction' New Challenge For Anti-Corruption Unit

ICC Integrity Head Alex Marshall Says, 'Bitcoin Transaction' New Challenge For Anti-Corruption Unit

The ICC's detailed judgement in the case has revealed that Heath Streak once received two 'bitcoins' from a corruptor in 2018, valued at US $35,000 at that time


16 March 2021
Cricket Match Fixing: ICC Bans Two UAE Players For Eight Years

Cricket Match Fixing: ICC Bans Two UAE Players For Eight Years

Mohammad Naveed and Shaiman Anwar Butt were previously suspended by the ICC after they were found guilty of two offences each under Anti-Corruption Code


26 January 2021
Two UAE Cricketers Found Guilty Of Trying To Fix Matches, Suspended By ICC

Two UAE Cricketers Found Guilty Of Trying To Fix Matches, Suspended By ICC

Former UAE captain Mohammad Naveed and top-order batsman Shaiman Anwar Butt were found guilty of two offences each under the ICC Anti-Corruption Code


30 December 2020
Sreesanth In Kerala Team For Syed Mushtaq Ali T20

Sreesanth In Kerala Team For Syed Mushtaq Ali T20

Sreesanth was banned by the BCCI over his alleged involvement in spot-fixing in the IPL


15 December 2020
S Sreesanth Named In Kerala Probables List For Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy

S Sreesanth Named In Kerala Probables List For Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy

S Sreesanth, who last represented India in 2011, will take part in a preparatory camp to be held in Thiruvananthapuram from December 20 to 30


10 December 2020
Seeking Atonement, Banned Pakistan Cricketer Danish Kaneria Approaches Court

Seeking Atonement, Banned Pakistan Cricketer Danish Kaneria Approaches Court

Danish Kaneria was banned for life from all cricket by the ECB in 2012 on two charges for his role in spot-fixing attempts in the English County Championship


26 November 2020
S Sreesanth 'Returns' After Seven-year Ban: Former India Pacer Set To Play In KCA President's Cup T20

S Sreesanth 'Returns' After Seven-year Ban: Former India Pacer Set To Play In KCA President's Cup T20

S Sreesanth, who was banned by the BCCI over his alleged involvement in spot-fixing in the IPL, features in the list of players for the T20 event in Alappuzha


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