Tag Archives: spot fixing
- New study says spot betting no serious threat to match integrity
January 28, 2015
Sports betting side bets aka ‘spot’ wagers aren’t serious threats to game integrity, according to a new study by the Asser Institute's International Sports Law Centre. The Odds of Match Fixing report (read it
- English Football Facing its Biggest Match Fixing Scandal
April 6, 2014
English football facing its biggest match fixing scandal as local police arrest a further seven footballers on suspicions of match fixing in the English football league. Seven more footballers have been arrested in what is fast turning out to be the most controversial match fixing scandal in English footballing history....
- UK setting up unit to prevent fixing at summer Games
January 3, 2012
The UK is setting up a specialist team to make sure the summer’s Olympic Games don’t fall prey to fixing. The International Olympic Committee, Gambling Commission and even the police will be involved in sniffing out any betting syndicates aiming to prey upon athletes competing in the games. A spokesperson...
- Australia’s TAB implicated by ICC
December 6, 2010
Unfortunately for the sport of cricket, the spectre of corruption is still looming large despite the airing of Pakistan’s incredibly dirty laundry during their summer tour of England. Over the past week, two new scandals have engulfed the sport, with more players implicated and not only the Indian sub-continent being...
Indian cricket team banned from visiting casinos in Australia
January 18, 2016