IPL team owner told not to leave India

Raj Kundra, co-owner of a domestic Twenty20 cricket team, attends an event with his wife Indian Bollywood actress Shilpa Shetty in Mumbai. Photo: AFP

Police in New Delhi investigating a spot-fixing cricket scandal on Thursday ordered the owner of an Indian Premier League (IPL) team not to leave India, an officer said.

Friday, 7 June, 2013, 9:26am

Sreesanth denies wrongdoing, confident of exoneration

Indian cricketer Shanthakumaran Sreesanth (centre) sits in a police vehicle as he leaves the Saket district court in New Delhi on Tuesday. Photo: AFP

Indian cricketer Shanthakumaran Sreesanth has insisted he is innocent of any wrongdoing in the ongoing spot-fixing scandal and is confident of emerging from the “tough period” with his dignity intact.

22 May 2013 - 5:23pm

Indian paceman Sreesanth held for spot-fixing

Demonstrators protest against Indian cricketers Shanthakumaran Sreesanth, Ankeet Chavan and Ajit Chandila over their alleged involvement in match fixing, in Bangalore on Thursday. Photo: AFP

Indian cricket authorities on Thursday suspended three players, including Test paceman Shanthakumaran Sreesanth, after they were arrested for alleged spot-fixing during the Indian Premier League.

Uncapped bowlers Ankeet Chavan and Ajit Chandila were the other two players suspended from the ongoing domestic Twenty20 competition.

16 May 2013 - 7:51pm