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Former Indian captain and IPL governing council member Ravi Shastri has been asked to appear before the Enforcement Directorate (ED), who has been probing into the financial frauds associated with the Indian Premier League. The issues allegedly occurred in the second season of the IPL, under the chairmanship of Lalit Modi, who was later axed […]

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When Shahid Afridi will lead his Pakistani side in the semi-final of the ICC World Cup 2011 against the Indians, one of the biggest motivating factor for his side to do well would be the IPL snub that the Pakistani cricketers had got in the third edition of the tournament. Pakistani cricketers had been barred […]

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The legal counsel for the former IPL chief Lalit Modi, Mehmood Abdi, has reiterated his demands for the change in the members of the disciplinary committee that will look into the issues associated with the sacking of Modi. Abdi said that the Indian cricket board had reconstituted many of the committees under the BCCI in […]

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The Enforcement Directorate may book the former IPL chairman Lalit Modi under the stringent Prevention of Money Laundering Act. Once this happens, the ED will be allowed to arrest Modi and attach his properties. The ED had booked a case against Modi some days back but what has worked in their favour is that the […]

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Modi says he had predicted Kochi fiasco

by staff on October 6, 2010

Lalit Modi has said that he was one of the first few people who had expected the problems with the IPL Kochi side. Modi said that the manner in which the IPL Kochi side had gone about their business he was sure about the problems that would brew up later. BCCI has issued the show […]

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Former Indian cricketer and current commentator, Sunil Gavaskar refused to sit on the IPL Governing Council after the BCCI changed it to an honorary post. Earlier, the members of the Governing Council were all paid Rs.1 crore to be a part of the council, but after the new GC was formed, the BCCI also decided […]

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How they qualified: The Royal Challengers Bangalore qualified for the Champions League T20 by the skin of their teeth. Bangalore had had a good start to the IPL this year, but struggled towards the later stages of the tournament and finished fourth in the points table. They qualified for the semi-finals in the process but […]

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How they qualified: Mumbai Indians were the runner-up of the Indian Premier League this year after they entered the final of the tournament and lost to the Chennai Super Kings. They were one of the better teams of IPL this year, and were the first to qualify for the semi-finals, after they performed rather consistently. […]

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Deccan Chargers to be sold to Adani Group?

by staff on July 21, 2010

The rumours around the sale of Deccan Chargers are back. In the last couple of weeks, there have been a lot of talks about the sale of the franchise. The Deccan Chargers is the 2009 champions and is wholly owned by the Deccan Holdings. It was also rumoured that Ahmedabad-based company, Adani Group, which had […]

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