Ahead of the Eliminator, the Jaipur team stayed put in its home base, practicing in the morning session. They are comfortable there and know the place, said an official. Khurram Habib
reports. Face off
Vindoo - who won the third season of the reality show Big Boss - was arrested with two others person on Tuesday and were produced before a magistrate's court that remanded them to police custody till May 24. HT reports. Four more players likely to be held
Cricket Australia said today it had no immediate plan to curb the use of social media by players after a Twitter rant by David Warner, but suggested it could happen in the future.
Sensational revelations may be fine but the police needs solid evidence to prove the charges against former Test pacer Sreesanth and two other cricketers arrested for spot-fixing to secure their conviction in court. Harish V Nair reports.
Macau - one of China's two special administrative regions, and a place known as the Las Vegas of the East due to the legalised status of betting and gambling in the region- has been identified as the key place for prominent cricket bookies from India to meet. Presley Thomas
It seems Rajasthan Royals, caught in the middle of the spot-fixing scandal involving three of their players, want to stay away from the spotlight as much as possible.
Few things come in the way of cricket. One of them has been the visit of the Chinese Premier, Li Keqiang.
With allegations rife about big money being laundered in a widespread network involving cricketers, bookies and the underworld, the Enforcement Directorate (ED) has already started looking into it, official sources confirmed to HT.
It was Parthiv Patel and Shikhar Dhawan's opening partnership that saved the day for the Sunrisers, who again restricted the opposition. Anand Sachar reports. Scorecard | Standings
A team of Delhi Police Special Cell on Sunday conducted searches at various hotels in Mumbai in which the arrested players stayed to collect evidence and to find out if there was a link between the spot-fixing case and the bookies who were arrested by the Mumbai police.
The day when the Board of Control for Cricket in India asked the Rajasthan Royals to press criminal charges against S Sreesanth, Ajit Chandila and Ankeet Chavan, the Mumbai police managed to ascertain that both rooms booked at a suburban Mumbai hotel were in Sreesanth's name.
Tell young Quinton de Kock that business and pleasure don't mix well and he will vehemently disagree. The 20-year-old South Africa batsman is love struck, and the long-drawn Indian domestic Twenty20 league has done little to lift his spirits. Anand Sachar reports.
The cricket board on Sunday decided to step up surveillance on all players even as it asked Rajasthan Royals to file a criminal case against three members of its squad arrested for spot-fixing — a move expected to strengthen police action against them. HT reports.
A domestic player from Vidarbha said to be close to Ajit Chandila, one of the Rajasthan Royals players arrested on spot-fixing charges, was arrested on Sunday as investigation into the nexus between players and bookies continued to widen.
Sreesanth had plans to party all night 'with as many women as possible' on May 15, Delhi Police have said. They claimed the cricketer was drunk and easily lured to Mumbai’s Trident Hotel, where police had already arrested Jiju Janardhan. Jatin Anand