In the olden days, people who wanted to bet on the local sports team had few options other than their neighborhood bookie
, who could usually be found ensconced in a local bar.
As part of following the protocol, these unnamed players quickly informed the PCB's Anti-Corruption Unit (ACU) to prevent the attempt.One PCB official admitted, "A couple of players were approached through social media apps but they did not respond to the bookie
and reported the matter to us.
Summary: Photograph of a Bangladesh bookie
circulated to warn players
Dubai -- Pakistan captain Sarfaraz Ahmed was approached by a bookie
who made a spot-fixing offer to him during the ongoing ODI series against Sri Lanka in UAE, sources disclosed on Saturday.
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Mostly, the top brass of betting rackets are active across the country," said Ramesh ( name changed), a bookie
Ahmedabad, May 25 ( ANI ): A bookie
named Vinod Mulchandani was allegedly accepting bets on Indian Premier League (IPL) matches is arrested in Ahmedabad and cash as well as gold worth Rs 1.54 crore was seized from his possession, police said.
Sources also said that Sreesanth was directly approached by cricketer-turned bookie
Jiju Janardhan, his distant cousin who has also been arrested.
You could put in a bid of two thousand pounds and get the number one pitch, while the bookie
next to you might have only bid two or three hundred pounds."
Where I lived as a kid, the local bookie
was a bloke called Wheeler who served the inhabitants in our part of Aston and Summer Lane.
Actress-model reported to have said that the bowler have links with bookies
. Veena accused Asif of being a serial match-fixer and claimed he had links with an Indian bookie
The players, whose identities have not been disclosed, were approached by a bookie
through social media websites, according to the board official, who added that the targeted players immediately reported the matter to the PCB.