Spot-fixing: Rajeev Shukla says not keen to take up IPL chairman's post next year

Shukla's decision not to take up the position again could put added pressure on a defiant Srinivasan, who has steadfastly refused to quit, maintaining that he has not done anything wrong.

updated: May 29, 2013 18:16 IST
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New Delhi: Frustrated with the spot-fixing scandal and a series of other controversies that have plagued the Indian Premier League, the event's chairman Rajeev Shukla on Wednesday said that he was not keen to take up the position again.

Shukla said his tenure was for a one-year period which is renewed every year and he was not willing to take up the high-profile post for a third consecutive term.

"IPL Chief is a one-year post which gets renewed every year in the AGM but I don't intend to do the job for a third year," Shukla told PTI in an interview here.

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