The Anti-Corruption Unit (ACU) of Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is facing ‘Kannada trouble’ as the Central Crime Branch (CCB) of the Bengaluru Police have filed the preliminary chargesheets in the Karnataka Premier League (KPL) betting and match-fixing case in the regional language. The ACU received the chargesheets for examination a couple…
KPL Betting: ICC, BCCI reach out to Bengaluru PoliceDecember 1, 2019
The International Cricket Council (ICC) has reached out to Bengaluru Police, promising co-operation in probing the multi-faceted Karnataka Premier League (KPL) betting scam, an official said on Saturday. “The ICC has contacted Bengaluru Police regarding the KPL betting scam. We are in co-operation with each other,” Crime Branch Deputy Commissioner of Police, Kuldeep Jain, confirmed….
KPL only after match-fixing probe: KSCANovember 22, 2019
The future of Karnataka Premier League (KPL) seems to be bleak as the Karnataka State Cricket Association (KSCA) has decided not to conduct the premier cricket tournament until the investigation into the match fixing scandal was completed by the Central Crime Branch (CCB) of Bengaluru City Police. In a communique sent to the mediapersons, KSCA…
KPL Spot-Fixing Case: CCB grills K.C. CariappaNovember 16, 2019
Look Out Notice issued against Bellary Tuskers owner Reddy The Central Crime Branch (CCB), which is investigating into the KPL Spot-Fixing and betting case, interrogated another cricketer K.C. Cariappa over spot-fixing, here yesterday. Sources said that Cariappa’s name popped-up while the Police questioned former India ‘A’ player C.M. Gautham who was arrested by CCB previously….
KPL Match-Fixing Scandal: Central Crime Branch arrests Haryana-Based Intl. BookieNovember 11, 2019
In a major breakthrough in the Karnataka Premier League match-fixing case, the Central Crime Branch (CCB) has arrested international bookie Sayyam. The international bookie was arrested in the case of match-fixing by celebrity drummer Bhavesh Bafna. Bafna is currently in judicial custody. A resident of Haryana, Sayyam had a lookout circular (LOC) issued against him…
KPL Spot Fixing: KSCA suspends Belagavi PanthersNovember 8, 2019
As the spot-fixing scandal gets murkier by the day, Karnataka State Cricket Association (KSCA) made an official announcement on suspension of Belagavi Panthers franchise from Karnataka Premier League (KPL), here yesterday. Ali Asfak Thara, owner of the franchise, was arrested by the Central Crime Branch (CCB) in spot-fixing case recently. KSCA Hon. Secretary Santosh Menon…
KPL match-fixing row: CCB arrests bowling coach and wicket-keeperOctober 26, 2019
The Central Crime Branch (CCB), which is investigating into spot-fixing case in Karnataka Premier League (KPL), yesterday made two more arrests — a bowling coach and a wicketkeeper-batsman, for their alleged involvement in match fixing. The duo has been identified as Vinu Prasad, bowling coach of Bengaluru Blasters and M. Vishwanathan, wicketkeeper-batsman of Hubli Tigers….
KPL Betting Racket : CCB arrests Belagavi Panthers owner Ali Asfak TharaSeptember 25, 2019
The Central Crime Branch (CCB) sleuths arrested Ali Asfak Thara, the owner of Belagavi Panthers, for allegedly being involved in an international betting racket, here yesterday. The Police sources said that they were also investigating into match-fixing angle and added that Ali was the prime suspect in the betting racket and they suspected him to be…
KPL franchise owner quizzed for alleged match-fixingSeptember 21, 2019
The Central Crime Branch (CCB) sleuths have cracked down on illegalities in the recently concluded Karnataka Premier League (KPL). Yesterday, the Special Enquiry Squad picked up Ali Asfak Thara, owner of Belagavi Panthers franchise, for his alleged involvement in match-fixing and betting. According to Police sources, Ali was said to have been in touch with…
Karnataka Premier League-2019: Tigers decimate Lions to progressAugust 30, 2019
Hubli Tigers were at their proficient best as they notched a 20-run win over Shivamogga Lions at SDNR Wadiyar Stadium yesterday to make it to Qualifier 2 of this year’s Karnataka Premier League. The Tigers now face Belagavi Panthers, the losing side from Qualifier 1, for a spot in the final against the Ballari Tuskers….