Match Fixing

Timelines
Detailed judgement on Umar Akmal released

08 May 2020

Detailed judgement on Umar Akmal released

Chairman of the Independent Disciplinary Panel, Justice Fazal-e-Miran Chauhan, submitted a detailed judgement on Umar Akmal's spot-fixing case.

BPL 2019-20 in spot-fixing controversy following massive no-ball

13 Dec 2019

BPL 2019-20 in spot-fixing controversy following massive no-ball

The opening day of the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) 2019-20 is already in the news for all wrong reasons yet again.

Pakistani cricketer Nasir Jamshed to undergo trial: Here's why

09 Dec 2019

Pakistani cricketer Nasir Jamshed to undergo trial: Here's why

Pakistani cricketer Nasir Jamshed is all set to undergo a trial in the United Kingdom (UK) for his alleged involvement in a spot-fixing bribery conspiracy during the Pakistan Super League (PSL).

Gavaskar on how to educate players regarding match-fixing

22 Sep 2019

Gavaskar on how to educate players regarding match-fixing

With an influx of T20 leagues in cricket, a huge amount of money is flowing into the sport.

India woman cricketer approached by bookies for match-fixing: Details here

17 Sep 2019

India woman cricketer approached by bookies for match-fixing: Details here

The BCCI Anti-Corruption Unit (ACU) has lodged a complaint at the Ashok Nagar Police Station in Bengaluru after two alleged bookies approached a cricketer for the women's national team to fix matches.

TNPL under BCCI's scanner for links between players and bookies

16 Sep 2019

TNPL under BCCI's scanner for links between players and bookies

The Tamil Nadu Premier League, a franchise-based T20 league of the state of Tamil Nadu, is under the scanner of the BCCI.

ICC charges two former Lankan cricketers with match-fixing

10 May 2019

ICC charges two former Lankan cricketers with match-fixing

The International Cricket Council (ICC) has charged two former Sri Lankan cricketers Nuwan Zoysa and Avishka Gunawardene with match-fixing.

Supreme Court calls for review of life ban on Sreesanth

15 Mar 2019

Supreme Court calls for review of life ban on Sreesanth

The Supreme Court, on Friday, stated that a life ban on former Indian cricketer S Sreesanth needs to be reviewed.

28 professional tennis players arrested in match-fixing investigation

10 Jan 2019

28 professional tennis players arrested in match-fixing investigation

Match-fixing has rocked Spain with law enforcement officials having arrested 28 professional tennis players after an investigation.

Al Jazeera releases documentary, claims evidence of spot-fixing in cricket

22 Oct 2018

Al Jazeera releases documentary, claims evidence of spot-fixing in cricket

Al Jazeera released another documentary, on Sunday, alleging incidents of spot-fixing in at least 15 international matches (6 ODIs, 6 Tests and 3 T20Is) from 2011 to 2012.

Spot-fixing confession: PCB to start fresh inquiry against Kaneria

21 Oct 2018

Spot-fixing confession: PCB to start fresh inquiry against Kaneria

The Pakistan Cricket Board is set to initiate a fresh inquiry against former spinner Danish Kaneria.

Most corrupt bookies are Indians: ICC Official

19 Oct 2018

Most corrupt bookies are Indians: ICC Official

A top ICC official has stated that most of the bookies, who indulge in corrupt practices in international cricket, are Indians.

Danish Kaneria admits to match-fixing, says sorry to Pakistan

18 Oct 2018

Danish Kaneria admits to match-fixing, says sorry to Pakistan

Former Pakistan cricketer Danish Kaneria has, finally, admitted to match-fixing after years of denial.

ICC wants unedited footage of the new spot-fixing documentary

28 Aug 2018

ICC wants unedited footage of the new spot-fixing documentary

Media outlet, Al Jazeera, had the stunned the cricket fraternity, earlier this year, when it came out with a documentary titled 'Cricket's Match-Fixers'.

Pakistan batsman Nasir Jamshed banned for 10 years

17 Aug 2018

Pakistan batsman Nasir Jamshed banned for 10 years

The career of Pakistan batsman Nasir Jamshed saw an untimely end after he was sentenced to a 10-year ban, for his involvement in spot-fixing in the second season of the Pakistan Super League (PSL).

Mohammad Ashraful eyes comeback after 5-year ban ends

13 Aug 2018

Mohammad Ashraful eyes comeback after 5-year ban ends

Former Bangladesh skipper Mohammad Ashraful is eyeing a comeback to the national team after serving his five-year ban.

Former SLC chief accuses two Lankan legends of match-fixing

30 Jul 2018

Former SLC chief accuses two Lankan legends of match-fixing

1996 ICC World Cup heroes, Arjuna Ranatunga and Aravinda de Silva, have been accused of match-fixing by former Sri Lanka Cricket President Thilanga Sumathipala.

Fixing allegations have tarnished my best moments, says Maxwell

24 Jul 2018

Fixing allegations have tarnished my best moments, says Maxwell

Australian cricketer Glenn Maxwell has expressed shock and disappointment after being indirectly accused of match-fixing by a sting conducted by media outlet Al Jazeera.

ICC asks Al Jazeera for co-operation regarding the match-fixing scandal

01 Jun 2018

ICC asks Al Jazeera for co-operation regarding the match-fixing scandal

The International Cricket Council (ICC) has asked news agency Al Jazeera for help to probe the match-fixing scandal.

Three Tests involving India were fixed, claims a report

27 May 2018

Three Tests involving India were fixed, claims a report

In a shocking revelation by Al Jazeera's documentary 'Cricket's Match-Fixers', it has been learnt that three Test matches involving India in the past two years were fixed.

Indore Police busts an IPL betting racket

26 May 2018

Indore Police busts an IPL betting racket

Indore Police has busted an international IPL betting racket that was running operation worth crores of rupees.

Allegations of doctoring pitch conditions put Lanka in a fix

26 May 2018

Allegations of doctoring pitch conditions put Lanka in a fix

In a documentary titled 'Cricket's match-fixers', Sri Lankan ground officials have been accused of doctoring the pitch conditions in Galle to influence the outcome of the Tests.

Many allege IPL final to be fixed after Hotstar's advertisement

24 May 2018

Many allege IPL final to be fixed after Hotstar's advertisement

Twitterati were left scratching their heads after an advertisement was aired on Hotstar, showing Knight Riders locking horns with Chennai Super Kings in 2018 IPL final.

New twist in Mohammed Shami's story

19 Mar 2018

New twist in Mohammed Shami's story

Mohammed Shami's story is seeing a new twist everyday.

BCCI's Anti-Corruption Unit to probe Mohammed Shami

14 Mar 2018

BCCI's Anti-Corruption Unit to probe Mohammed Shami

Mohammed Shami, who is facing charges of domestic abuse, is in more trouble as he will now be probed by the BCCI's Anti-Corruption Unit (ACU).

Former South African cricketer, Lonwabo Tsotsobe turns DJ

24 Feb 2018

Former South African cricketer, Lonwabo Tsotsobe turns DJ

South African left-arm speedster, Lonwabo Tsotsobe is currently serving an 8-year ban from cricket after he was found guilty of match-fixing.

As Md. Azharuddin turns 55, here are his career highlights!

08 Feb 2018

As Md. Azharuddin turns 55, here are his career highlights!

Mohammad Azharuddin, one of India's longest-serving Indian captains, has turned 55 today.

SC seeks BCCI's response on Sreesanth's plea against life ban

05 Feb 2018

SC seeks BCCI's response on Sreesanth's plea against life ban

In a major relief to cricketer S Sreesanth, the Supreme Court has issued a notice to BCCI, seeking response on the plea filed by Sreesanth challenging the life ban imposed on him by the apex body.

ICC launches probe into suspicious UAE league cricket match

31 Jan 2018

ICC launches probe into suspicious UAE league cricket match

ICC's anti-corruption unit has launched an investigation into UAE's Ajman All Stars T20 league, after video clips of dodgy batting and shocking dismissals from one of its matches went viral.

Ashes Fixing scandal: All about the two bookies involved

14 Dec 2017

Ashes Fixing scandal: All about the two bookies involved

The Ashes was rocked by claims of fixing by UK based publication 'The Sun'. In its exclusive investigation, it revealed that two Indian bookies claimed they could fix the third Test at Perth.

Was there a 'million dollar plot' to fix the Ashes?

14 Dec 2017

Was there a 'million dollar plot' to fix the Ashes?

The sporting world's biggest enemy, match fixing has struck yet again. The bombshell was dropped by UK publication The Sun claiming that attempts were made to fix the third Ashes Test in Perth.

Pitch-fixing scandal exposed ahead of 2nd Ind vs NZ ODI

25 Oct 2017

Pitch-fixing scandal exposed ahead of 2nd Ind vs NZ ODI

An India Today sting operation unveiled a new cricketing scandal where the Pune cricket stadium pitch curator Pandurang Salgaonkar was caught, allowing reporters disguised as bookies to tamper with the pitch, ahead of the 2nd Ind-NZ ODI.

South Africa vs Senegal World Cup qualifier to be replayed

07 Sep 2017

South Africa vs Senegal World Cup qualifier to be replayed

The 2018 World Cup qualification match between South Africa and Senegal will be replayed, a year after it took place, in last November.

Pak cricketer Sharjeel Khan gets a 5-year ban for spot-fixing

30 Aug 2017

Pak cricketer Sharjeel Khan gets a 5-year ban for spot-fixing

Pakistani cricketer Sharjeel Khan was slapped with a five-year ban over charges of spot-fixing in the Pakistan Super League.

CoA to discuss Azhar's compensation issue today

09 Aug 2017

CoA to discuss Azhar's compensation issue today

The Committee of Administrators (CoA) will discuss former cricket captain Mohammad Azharuddin's request for compensation in a meeting with BCCI officials today.

Kerala HC lifts BCCI ban on cricketer Sreesanth

07 Aug 2017

Kerala HC lifts BCCI ban on cricketer Sreesanth

In a major setback to the Indian cricket board, the Kerala High Court has lifted the lifetime ban on Indian bowler Sreesanth today.

Gautam Gambhir hits back at Ranatunga over fixing allegations

15 Jul 2017

Gautam Gambhir hits back at Ranatunga over fixing allegations

Top scorer for the Indian team in the 2011 World Cup finals, Gautam Gambhir, said that former Sri Lanka captain's demand for probe into the match was "outrageous."

Sreesanth set to take BCCI to court

19 Feb 2017

Sreesanth set to take BCCI to court

In a new twist, banned cricketer Sreesanth has vowed to take BCCI to court over his life ban.