IPL spot-fixing: IS Bindra seeks 'arrogant' Srinivasan's ouster

Bindra said that India is the epicentre of cricket and had an added responsibility to ensure that the game remained clean. The IPL has been rocked by a spot-fixing scandal, which has led to the arrest of three cricketers, including India pacer S Sreesanth, and a number of bookies all over India.

updated: May 25, 2013 19:10 IST
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New Delhi: Former BCCI President IS Bindra on Saturday demanded immediate removal of incumbent N Srinivasan due to the ongoing IPL spot-fixing scandal, calling him "arrogant" and insisting that his continuance would damage Indian cricket.

"I have been keeping quiet on this issue but his statement that he will not step down, in Mumbai today, shows that he is as arrogant as ever," Bindra told PTI.

"I demand that he should step down from the BCCI President's position forthwith and not cause anymore damage to Indian cricket which has been built on the sacrifices of a number of sports administrators and tremendous contribution of our icons," he said.

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