Sourav Ganguly to aid spot-fixing investigators

Last updated 10:06 09/06/2014
Sourav Ganguly
PETER MEECHAM/ Fairfax NZ
FORMER INDIA CAPTAIN: Sourav Ganguly.

Relevant offers

Cricket

Digging the data: Martin Guptill is an ODI powerhouse and a test match flop Brownlie stars but Knights and Stags share the points New wicketkeeper set for next Black Caps series as race heats up in domestic cricket Black Caps coach Mike Hesson takes aim at 'sub-standard' batting and passive fielding Opinion: We can handle Australian defeat, it's the meek surrender that grates this time Umpire Paul Reiffel misses rest of Mumbai test following concussion India make strong start to first innings in reply to England's 400 Kane Williamson's dismay at 'questionable' options in Black Caps MCG batting collapse Batting horror show as Black Caps capitulate in Australia's Chappell-Hadlee clean sweep Recap: Black Caps v Australia - Chappell-Hadlee ODI III

Former India captain Sourav Ganguly will help in an ongoing probe into allegations of spot-fixing in the Indian Premier League.

Justice Mukul Mudgal, who was heading the probe ordered by India's Supreme Court, told the Press Trust of India that Ganguly had confirmed he was ''coming on board''.

Mudgal leads a three-member team that was being assisted by police officials as it probed the role of suspended Board of Control for Cricket in India President and ICC chairman designate Narainswami Srinivasan and other un-named officials and players in last year's spot-fixing scam.

The panel, which found Srinivasan's son-in-law and Chennai Super Kings official Gurunath Meiyappan guilty of being in touch with illegal bookmakers in preliminary investigations, has been asked to submit a detailed report by August.

Ad Feedback

- AP

Special offers
Opinion poll

Should bouncers be banned from cricket?

Yes - they're too dangerous

Neutral - it is what it is

No - it's just bad luck when it goes wrong

Vote Result

Featured Promotions

Sponsored Content