match-fixing


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match-fixing

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the act of arranging the outcome of a sports match prior to its being played
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Sri Lankans involved in gambling firms will be barred from Sri Lanka Cricket, the nation's cricket governing body, as officials bid to eradicate match-fixing scandals that have dogged the sport, the government said on Thursday.
Fifa on Friday banned former Nigeria Football Federation official Samson Siasia for life after the body's ethics panel found him guilty of taking bribes in connection with match fixing.In a statement, the adjudicatory chamber of Fifa's independent ethics committee said the probe targeting Siasia stemmed from a wider investigation involving Wilson Raj Perumal, who has confessed to international match-fixing.
In a statement, a LaLiga spokesman said: "Today's police action follows a complaint filed by La Liga with the Spanish authorities about possible match-fixing in a May 2018 match.
Football Kenya Federation President Nick Mwendwa feels gathering enough evidence to nail Harambee Stars 'players accused of match-fixing by world governing body Fifa will be a tricky undertaking.
Former Lahore High Court (LHC) chief justice Malik Qayyum on Tuesday rejected the assertion of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Chairman Ehsan Mani regarding his report on match-fixing, according to a media reports.
Several top international cricketers from England, Australia, and Pakistan have been found involved in corruption and match-fixing, claimed Al Jazeera in a report on Sunday.
Former 2011 World Youth champion, Zulfadli Zulkiffli can challenge the Badminton World Federation (BWF) over his match-fixing case as the world governing body does not have strong evidence to implicate Zulfadli.
'Match-fixing, spot-fixing, ball-tampering are all instances of cheating.
Ex-captain Rashid Latif was the first cricketer to accuse Malik of match-fixing during Pakistan's tour to South Africa and Zimbabwe in 1995.
Summary: Kolkata [India], March 22 (ANI): Few hours after the Board of Control for Cricket in India's (BCCI) Anti-Corruption Unit gave clean chit to Mohammed Shami, lawyer of the Indian pacer's wife Hasin Jahan said that his client had never verbally or in written made match-fixing allegations against Shami.
KARACHI -- All-rounder Shahid Afridi will send a legal notice to veteran former cricketer Javed Miandad today asking the latter to withdraw his match-fixing allegations or else face legal action, sources revealed to Geo News.