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  1. Sport - Other Sport - CRICKET

    Board charges Lou Vincent and Naveed Arif under anti-corruption code

    Posted May 22nd 2014, 11:43pm by Reuters

    ... and Naveed Arif under its anti-corruption code, the ruling body said on Thursday. Former New Zealand batsman Vincent has been charged with 14 offences relating to two Sussex matches in August 2011 ... investigation co-ordinated across many jurisdictions around the world,” Chris Watts, head of ECB’s Anti-Corruption unit, said. “This matter is now the subject of formal legal proceedings and we ...

  2. Sport - Other Sport - CRICKET

    Defiant Chris Cairns vows to fight perjury charges

    Posted Sep 12th 2014, 11:17pm by AP

    ... Zealand captain Brendon McCullum in testimony given to anti-corruption officials and leaked to England media. Cairns questioned the credibility of those allegations, saying McCullum had waited ...

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    I've done nothing wrong: ICC chief

    Posted Jun 26th 2014, 09:28pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Melbourne New chairman says his conscience is clear despite having being named in a report into corruption claims in Indian Premier League I've done nothing ... into corruption allegations in the Indian Premier League. His ascension to the top job follows changes in February to the governance of the ICC, which handed the majority of power and revenue ...

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    I'm a cheat, admits disgraced Vincent

    Posted Jul 01st 2014, 10:24pm by AP

    ... admitting similar corruption offences. The ECB said Vincent, a former Hong Kong batting coach, pleaded guilty to 18 breaches of its anti-corruption regulations. Four charges related to a Twenty20 ... are extremely pleased the matter has now been brought to a satisfactory conclusion and that an individual who repeatedly sought to involve others in corrupt activity for his own personal gain has ...

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    Seven charged with fixing in Bangladesh

    Posted Aug 13th 2013, 08:49pm by AFP

    ... that has already ensnared national hero Mohammad Ashraful. It said another two people have been charged with failing to report corruption when they were approached to take part in fixing during this year’s season of the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL), a Twenty20 tournament. All have been charged under the Bangladesh Cricket Board’s (BCB) anti-corruption code and face a disciplinary tribunal ...

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    Michael Atherton leads global criticism of power grab within ICC

    Posted Jan 28th 2014, 11:21pm by CSDC

    ... of power grab Former England captain Michael Atherton and a leading global anti-corruption watchdog have joined the chorus of criticism on plans to effectively cede control of world cricket ... there was little merit in a "Big Three" plan. "No one doubts that the status quo, as far as the ICC is concerned, is unacceptable: two full-member countries are thought to be corrupt; four ...

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    ICC team up with police for 'war' on match-fixing

    Posted Jul 31st 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... for 'war' on graft The International Cricket Council (ICC) will strike agreements with law enforcement agencies in Australia and New Zealand to guard against corruption blighting the 2015 World Cup, ICC chief executive David Richardson said yesterday. Elite cricket has been rocked by a series of corruption-related scandals in recent years that have swept up players, umpires and officials ...

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    Narayanaswami Srinivasan faces court challenge to BCCI post

    Posted Sep 26th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... days after his son-in-law was charged in a corruption scandal. The combative president of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) should have been a certainty at Sunday's annual ... his powers- when his son-in-law Gurunath Meiyappan was named as a suspect in a corruption inquiry. On Saturday, Meiyappan was charged with cheating, forgery and criminal conspiracy as part ...

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    Delhi police charge Sreesanth in IPL spot-fixing scandal

    Posted Jul 31st 2013, 02:29pm by Reuters

    ... to horse racing, but illegal gambling syndicates thrive in the absence of a law dealing specifically with such corruption in sport. Media estimates put the amount gambled on India’s top Twenty20 ...

  10. Sport - Other Sport - CRICKET

    Rise of Twenty20 cricket increases potential for match-fixing, ICC says

    Posted Oct 18th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... in a line of scandals to have hit the sport, especially T20 cricket. A recent review commissioned by the International Cricket Council (ICC) into its anti-corruption activities was unequivocal ... involve reacting to TV stings every few months. It is now a 24/7 undertaking." The cash-rich IPL initially snubbed an offer by the ICC's anti-corruption unit to monitor matches ...




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