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Cricket - Match & Spot Fixing

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

Dec 10, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

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' report.

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

Oct 14, 2021 PTI

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

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.

Umar Akmal Makes Cricket Comeback After Serving Ban

Sep 05, 2021 PTI

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

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 PCB's Anti-Corruption code

05 July, 2021

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

01 July, 2021

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 on the day

16 June, 2021

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


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


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


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

Outlook Web Bureau

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

21 April, 2021

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 2019

19 April, 2021

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


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


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


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

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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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