Tag: match-fixing

India getting ready for law against corruption in sport

India may finally enact legislation against corruption in sport soon, given that the international sports community is bringing some pressure on the Government to have an up to date law that criminalises, among other things, the scourge of match-fixing. If…

Match fixing: A Dead Enemy?

Cricketing Cultures in Conflict. This is the title of a an anthology published by Routledge (Taylor & Francis Group) in 2004, the year following the ICC Cricket World Cup 2003 in South Africa. The editors, Boria Majumdar ¬†and JA Mangan,…

Capping the genie in the bottle

There is no escaping IPL. Believe me you, I have looked around for another subject to write about and failed. Even if I have largely ignored the cricket in IPL in anticipation of the ICC World Twenty20 that begins in…