IPL scandal puts spotlight back on cricket betting
Arrests of Sreesanth, two other Rajasthan Royals players, over bookie links seen as test of IPL’s credibility
Mumbai/New Delhi: The Delhi Police special cell’s claims on spot-fixing by three players of the Rajasthan Royals team has, once again, brought to the fore the connections between cricketers and bookies, some of whom have shady underworld connections. The three players, and 11 bookies, have been arrested and sent to jail for five days.
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