Legal

CHANDIGARH: The Punjab & Haryana High Court Friday issued notice to Haryana on a petition filed by former cricketer Yuvraj Singh for quashing an FIR registered against him at the Hansi police station under provisions of the IPC and SC/ST Act for making “casteist remarks”.

Yuvraj was booked for allegedly promoting enmity between different groups on the grounds of religion, race, place of birth, residence, language etc and doing acts prejudicial to maintenance of harmony and other offences on a complaint by Hansi-based lawyer and self-proclaimed activist Rajat Kalsan. 

Feb 25, 2021 12:02
MUMBAI: Star India-controlled Mashal Sports Pvt Ltd (Mashal), founder and commercial rights holder for the Pro Kabaddi League, is set to conduct an open market media rights auction for 5 seasons (Season 8 – Season 12) of PKL to be held during 2021 – 2025.
Feb 23, 2021 15:02
NEW DELHI: The Indian gaming market stands at $930 million today and the industry is predicted to soon grow bigger than the music, movie and television industries put together, according to a report by the Internet and Mobile Association of India (IAMAI) and Ikigai Law, titled ‘Unpacking a Billion Dollar Industry: Digital Sports & Games in India’. 
Feb 18, 2021 20:02
JOHANNESBURG: Cricket South Africa has lodged an official complaint with the ICC against Cricket Australia for its indefinite postponement of Australia’s Test tour of South Africa, which was to happen next month.
Feb 16, 2021 17:02
LONDON: Sportradar Integrity Services – the leading global supplier of sports integrity solutions – Tuesday announced the launch of the Universal Fraud Detection System (UFDS).  Evolving from its current bet monitoring service, the UFDS will be funded by Sportradar and offered free of charge to any sports federation, or league worldwide, and will be made available in October. 
Feb 15, 2021 13:02
NEW DELHI: Another hearing, another date! That is what the Board of Control for Cricket in India is seeking from the Supreme Court. And if it does NOT get it, it will likely come as a surprise to the people who matter in the world's richest and most powerful cricketing body. 
Feb 11, 2021 17:02
MADRID: Dorna Sports announced Thursday the signing of a new five-year agreement with IRTA and MotoGP class Independent Teams, running from 2022 to 2026. IRTA, the International Road-Racing Teams Association, was formed in 1986 and gives Grand Prix teams a voice in the decision-making process, ensuring their interests are represented and protected.
Feb 11, 2021 17:02
MUMBAI: Deepak Jacob, till very recently chief regional counsel, Direct-to-Consumer & International - India, ME & SEA, The Walt Disney Company, has joined Dream Sports Group, the parent company of Dream11 and FanCode, as Group general counsel. 
Feb 11, 2021 16:02
LONDON: Premier League title holders Liverpool have been ordered to pay Fulham FC a record compensation fee for a 16-year-old following Harvey Elliott's transfer to the club in 2019. The west London club said in a statement they were "very pleased" with the outcome made by the Professional Football Compensation Committee.
Feb 08, 2021 18:02
PROVIDENCE, R.I.,: Bally’s Corporation, a leading US provider of land-based gaming and interactive entertainment, Monday announced that it acquired SportCaller, one of the leading B2B free-to-play (F2P) game providers for sports betting and media companies across North America, the UK, Europe, Asia, Australia, LATAM and Africa. 
Feb 08, 2021 17:02
NEW DELHI: The Ministry of Civil Aviation (MoCA) and Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) have granted a conditional exemption to the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) for the deployment of drones for live aerial cinematography of the India Cricket season in 2021.