IPL 2013: Spot-fixing scandal leaves cricketing fraternity stunned

Former India cricketer Kirti Azad compared the incident with the one involving Pakistani cricketers Salman Butt, Mohammad Asif and Mohammad Amir, who were jailed in England on spot-fixing charges.

updated: May 16, 2013 15:59 IST
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New Delhi: The cricketing world was in shock after Delhi Police late Wednesday night arrested Rajasthan Royals players Shanthakumaran Sreesanth, Ankeet Chavan and Ajit Chandila in Mumbai for alleged spot-fixing in the Indian Premier League (IPL).

Besides the three players, Delhi Police also arrested seven bookies from Delhi, Mumbai and Ahmedabad in connection with spot-fixing.

Batting great Sunil Gavaskar was baffled by the revelations.

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