New Delhi: While applauding BCCI's prompt action in suspending the five players who featured in the spot-fixing sting, NDTV cricket experts Sunil Gavaskar and Dean Jones said action must be taken against the IPL franchises as well for flouting the Salary Cap rules.
"If the franchises are found breaching the Salary Cap rules, they should be put on notice, penalize them, suspend them or take off their points," Gavaskar said when asked about the black money coming into the IPL. (Top 10 developments)
Dean Jones too blamed the franchises for enticing the players into wrongdoings. "Why do these players want to move? Because the franchises are prepared to pay extra money under the table. The franchises are enticing the players to break the contracts. (Watch)