match fixing

DUBAI: Former Sri Lanka player and coach Nuwan Zoysa has been banned from all cricket for six years after an ICC Anti-Corruption Tribunal found him guilty of breaching the ICC Anti-Corruption Code (read match fixing).

The ban is backdated to 31 October 2018, when Zoysa was provisionally suspended as an immediate action.

The tribunal found Zoysa guilty of:
Article 2.1.1 – for being party to an agreement or effort to fix or contrive or otherwise influence improperly the result, progress, conduct or other aspect(s) of an International Match.

Jan 17, 2020 18:01
ZURICH: FIFA has launched a new and enhanced integrity toolkit that aims to protect the integrity of football and help member associations and confederations to strengthen and further enhance existing measures in place to protect national and regional-level football matches and competitions from match fixing.
Jan 08, 2019 12:01
LONDON: The Westminster Magistrates’ Court in London on Monday cleared the extradition of alleged Indian bookie Sanjeev Chawla, a key accused in the cricket match-fixing scandal involving former South African captain Hansie Cronje in 2000, Press Trust of India reports. The case will now go to UK home secretary Sajid Javid for a formal extradition order.
Dec 07, 2018 13:12
LONDON: The Council of Europe Convention on the Manipulation of Sports Competitions, more commonly known as the Macolin Convention that aims to prevent, detect and punish match fixing, was signed on Thursday by the UK government.
Nov 17, 2018 15:11
LONDON: The UK High Court on Friday quashed a lower court's order against extraditing alleged bookie Sanjeev Kumar Chawla to India and directed the District Judge to re-start extradition proceedings against him, Press Trust of India reports.
Sep 28, 2018 14:09
MUMBAI: Inside Edge, Amazon India's fictional web series on match fixing in Indian cricket, has been selected as one of four nominees in the Drama Category of this year's International Emmy Awards. It will be battling for the top spot with Brazil's One Against All, Spain's Money Heist and the United Kingdom's Urban Myths.
Aug 29, 2018 14:08
COLOMBO: Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) has has taken steps to strengthen anti-corruption measures at the venues where the domestic T20 League 2018 is being played and the hotels, which the players are stationed, after it was noted that suspicious individuals were present at the match venues such as in Dambulla during a league game between Galle and Kandy on Saturday.
Jul 25, 2018 14:07
NEW YORK: Professional eSports is expected to see continued revenue growth and investment, driven by a range of factors that have pushed the industry further into the mainstream, according to a new survey conducted by law firm Foley & Lardner LLP and The Esports Observer. 
May 28, 2018 15:05
MUMBAI: The International Cricket Council is grappling with arguably the worst match fixing crisis to hit the game in ICC's history after Al-Jazeera aired a damning documentary alleging pitch doctoring and match fixing in three recent Test matches. 
Feb 02, 2018 18:02
MUMBAI: Businessman Raj Kundra, promoter of the Match India Poker League (IPL) that was was launched last year, has been accused of match fixing by a former owner of IPL's Goa franchise.
Jan 29, 2018 13:01
NEW DELHI: The match-fixing controversy in the I-League refused to die down when the owner of the Minerva Punjab FC shot off yet another letter to the All India Football Federation (AIFF), on Sunday, alleging five of their players were approached to fix matches.