The Rajasthan Royals team management kept Sreesanth out of the playing 11 for both their games against Mumbai, including Wednesday’s match at the Wankhede that Royals lost.
Haryana off-spinner Ajit Chandila, 29, and Ankit Chavan, a Mumbai batsman, the other two Rajasthan Royals players arrested by the Delhi police in Mumbai, also did not play in Wednesday’s game.
Royals’s co-owner Shilpa shocked! Rajasthan Royals, co-owned by actor Shilpa Shetty, expressed surprise over the development. “We have been informed that three of our players have been called in for investigation on spot-fixing in matches. We are completely taken by surprise. We do not have the full facts at this point and are unable to confirm anything,” she said.