Meiyappan & Kundra indulged in betting : Supreme Court

N Srinivasan’s son-in-law Gurunath Meiyappan and Raj Kundra were indulging in betting in IPL matches, the Supreme Court said yesterday while holding them as “team officials” of their respective IPL teams Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and Rajasthan Royals (RR). “The three-member committee headed Justice Mukul Mudgal has correctly appreciated the facts as emerging from the […]

IPL Scam Hearing: Supreme Court Hints at High-Powered Panel to Decide on Punishment

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday hinted that a high-powered committee could be set up to decide on the punishment for those who breached the IPL code of conduct, including Gurunath Meiyappan, the son-in-law of BCCI president-in-exile N. Srinivasan. The committee, that could include retired judges, will also look into whether Srinivasan’s role in […]

N Srinivasan offers five alternatives to SC to decide course of action

BCCI on Tuesday replied to the SC with five alternatives in order to decide on the course of action or punishment to those found guilty in the IPL spot-fixing and betting case. Following are the five options that BCCI submitted to the court. BCCI’s internal disciplinary committee may look after the issue. BCCI may nominate […]

SC restraint order on BCCI chief Srinivasan to continue

N Srinivasan, though re-elected BCCI president on Sunday, would remain unable to function as the board chief since the Supreme Court on Monday declined to revoke its orders restraining him. The apex court bench headed by Justice AK Patnaik asked the Board of Control for Cricket in India  (BCCI) to furnish its proposal under which […]

Plea seeking injunction against Srinivasan filed

Indian cricket board president Narayanaswamy Srinivasan from attending the board’s Annual General Meeting (AGM) in Chennai Sep 29. Verma, in his application, also sought to restrain the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) from inducting Srinivasan in any of its committee as a member or allow him to participate in any of the […]

Hearing on Meiyappan, Vindoo’s bail pleas 2morrow

A local court today reserved till tomorrow its order on the bail applications filed by CSK team principal Gurunath Meiyappan and actor Vindoo Randhawa arrested in the IPL betting scandal, after they were sent in judicial custody till June 14. Meiyappan and Vindoo filed bail pleas soon after the metropolitan magistrate remanded them in judicial […]

IPL betting: Bookie Paresh Bhatia remanded in PC

Alleged bookie Paresh Bhatia has been arrested by Mumbai police in connection with the Indian Premier League (IPL) betting scandal after being released on bail in Goa, and remanded in police custody till June 6, by a local court. Mr. Bhatia was arrested on Saturday night by the city police’s crime branch soon after he […]

Police custody of Meiyappan, Vindoo extended till June 3

A Mumbai court on Friday extended the police remand of CSK team owner Gurunath Meiyappan, actor Vindoo Dara Singh and two others arrested in the IPL betting case till June 3 after prosecution sought further custody to unravel their connection with absconding bookies. Additional Metropolitan Magistrate A. A. Khan granted the Crime Branch’s plea for […]

2 bookies held in Mumbai for accepting bets from Pak

With this, 12 persons have been arrested so far by Mumbai police in connection with the betting case being probed by it including Bollywood actor Vindoo Randhawa and CSK owner Gurunath Meiyappan. In the continuing crackdown on IPL betting syndicates, Mumbai crime branch on Monday arrested two bookies who were allegedly in contact with their […]

BCCI president promises fair spot fixing probe

Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) president N. Srinivasan Sunday said an independent commission will be set up to probe Chennai Super Kings chief executive — and his son-in-law — Gurunath Meiyappan’s role in the spot fixing scandal, and asserted that he will not have any role to play in its selection or work. […]