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Boris Becker bankrupt: From Diego Maradona to Chris Cairns, list of sportsmen who went down the same route
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Boris Becker bankrupt: From Diego Maradona to Chris Cairns, list of sportsmen who went down the same route

Boris Becker joined a long list of athletes who fell from dizzying heights of fortune to file for bankruptcy due to a myriad of reasons from mismanagement of finances to child support.

ICC Champions Trophy: Sachin Tendulkar's 141 and other memorable knocks from the vault
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ICC Champions Trophy: Sachin Tendulkar's 141 and other memorable knocks from the vault

A look at five of the most memorable innings' across the timeline of the Champions Trophy, the eighth edition of which will be hosted in England starting 1 June.

ICC Champions Trophy: From West Indies' comeback to Chris Cairns' heroics, a look at top 5 clashes
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ICC Champions Trophy: From West Indies' comeback to Chris Cairns' heroics, a look at top 5 clashes

With the tournament only a couple of weeks away, let’s look at the best five matches the Champions Trophy has ever seen.

Brendon McCullum calls ICC's handling of Chris Cairns' match-fixing saga 'unprofessional'
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Brendon McCullum calls ICC's handling of Chris Cairns' match-fixing saga 'unprofessional'

Brendon McCullum said on Thursday he will never forgive Chris Cairns after his ex-teammate set out to destroy his credibility over match-fixing allegations.

India vs New Zealand stats wrap: From Ravichandran Ashwin's love for Kiwis to India's unbeaten home run
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India vs New Zealand stats wrap: From Ravichandran Ashwin's love for Kiwis to India's unbeaten home run

Statistical highlights on day 5 of the first Test between India and New Zealand in Kanpur on Monday.

Brendon McCullum speech: Wake-up call for 'casual' ICC in curbing corruption
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Brendon McCullum speech: Wake-up call for 'casual' ICC in curbing corruption

ICC's defence that leaks about the match-fixing trial were not from its end notwithstanding, Brendon McCullum's observation regarding the entire issue was scathing

Doing everything to fight corruption and gain trust of cricketers: ICC after McCullum criticism
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Doing everything to fight corruption and gain trust of cricketers: ICC after McCullum criticism

Stung by Brendon McCullum's scathing criticism of its "casual" handling of match-fixing evidence against Chris Cairns, the ICC on Tuesday said it is trying to regain the trust of cricketers by continued review of its anti-corruption activities.

Brendon McCullum hits out at ICC’s 'casual' approach to fixing in his Spirit of Cricket lecture
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Brendon McCullum hits out at ICC’s 'casual' approach to fixing in his Spirit of Cricket lecture

Brendon McCullum said he stood by the evidence he gave against New Zealand great Chris Cairns as he urged the International Cricket Council to be more "professional" in dealing with players alleging match-fixing during his MCC Spirit of Cricket Cowdrey Lecture.

Lalit Modi drops $3.3m civil case against Kiwi all-rounder Chris Cairns
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Lalit Modi drops $3.3m civil case against Kiwi all-rounder Chris Cairns

Former IPL Commissioner Lalit Modi has decided to drop a USD 3.3 million civil law suit against Chris Cairns in the match-fixing scandal, a major reprieve for the New Zealand all-rounder who was recently cleared of any wrongdoing in a perjury trial.

Brendon McCullum stands by Chris Cairns evidence
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Brendon McCullum stands by Chris Cairns evidence

New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum broke his silence on Wednesday on the not guilty verdict in the Chris Cairns perjury trial, saying he stood by testimony he gave against his former teammate.

Cairns' acquittal serious blow to fight against corruption in cricket, say analysts
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Cairns' acquittal serious blow to fight against corruption in cricket, say analysts

The acquittal of former New Zealand captain Chris Cairns on match-fixing-linked perjury charges is a serious blow for efforts to stamp out corruption within the game, commentators said Wednesday.

'Unpleasant and incredibly difficult': Relieved NZ cricket board says no winners in Chris Cairns trial
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'Unpleasant and incredibly difficult': Relieved NZ cricket board says no winners in Chris Cairns trial

Perjury charges were cleared against Cairns after he sued Indian Premier League chairman Lalit Modi for libel in 2012 over a 2010 tweet in which the administrator accused him of match-fixing.

'It's been hell': Chris Cairns cleared of perjury charges over match-fixing
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'It's been hell': Chris Cairns cleared of perjury charges over match-fixing

Cairns repeatedly denied he was ever involved in match-fixing as he defended himself during the trial.

Chris Cairns in limbo as perjury trial heads into 9th week
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Chris Cairns in limbo as perjury trial heads into 9th week

Former New Zealand cricket captain Chris Cairns must wait until Monday at the earliest to learn the result of his perjury trial after jurors failed to reach a verdict following a second day of deliberations.

Jury retires in Chris Cairns perjury trial
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Jury retires in Chris Cairns perjury trial

Jurors in the London perjury trial of former New Zealand cricket captain Chris Cairns retired to consider their verdicts on Tuesday.

Chris Cairns reportedly pocketed more than £250,000 for match-fixing prosecution
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Chris Cairns reportedly pocketed more than £250,000 for match-fixing prosecution

The UK court heard that Cairns, 45, was paid more than $250,000 by Vijay Dimon, a diamond firm run by father and son Vijay and Vishal Shah.

Ricky Ponting was present when Cairns approached McCullum
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Ricky Ponting was present when Cairns approached McCullum

Ponting said that when McCullum told him it was a "business" matter, he "didn't ask any more questions".

IPL dirt in London court: Brendon McCullum says Chris Cairns asked him to fix KKR match
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IPL dirt in London court: Brendon McCullum says Chris Cairns asked him to fix KKR match

Chris Cairns approached current skipper Brendon McCullum with a "business proposition" about match-fixing, McCullum told a London court on Thursday

Perjury accused Chris Cairns threatened Vincent for scoring too many runs, court hears
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Perjury accused Chris Cairns threatened Vincent for scoring too many runs, court hears

Former New Zealand captain Chris Cairns lied under oath that he never fixed cricket matches and once threatened a teammate with a bat for scoring too many runs, a perjury trial heard.

McCullum to testify at Cairns' perjury trial next year
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McCullum to testify at Cairns' perjury trial next year

McCullum is expected to be questioned about evidence he gave to anti-corruption investigators that was later leaked to British newspapers.