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ICC suspends Sri Lanka bowling coach Nuwan Zoysa after accusations of match-fixing
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ICC suspends Sri Lanka bowling coach Nuwan Zoysa after accusations of match-fixing

The ICC suspended Sri Lanka's bowling coach Nuwan Zoysa after accusing him of match-fixing and other "corrupt conduct" in the sport

Former Sri Lanka captain Arjuna Ranatunga seeks Indian government's help in solving match-fixing puzzle in cricket
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Former Sri Lanka captain Arjuna Ranatunga seeks Indian government's help in solving match-fixing puzzle in cricket

Sri Lanka's Petroleum Minister Arjuna Ranatunga said India's Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) could provide technical expertise in probing widespread allegations of corruption in cricket.

ICC warns Sri Lanka, England players to remain alert of 'corrupters' amidst fears of match-fixing
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ICC warns Sri Lanka, England players to remain alert of 'corrupters' amidst fears of match-fixing

The International Cricket Council's anti-corruption chief Alex Marshall said Sri Lanka was the subject of corruption inquiries but the England tour itself was not under question.

Spot-fixing sting: Former Sri Lanka captain Arjuna Ranatunga accuses ICC for failing to tackle corruption
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Spot-fixing sting: Former Sri Lanka captain Arjuna Ranatunga accuses ICC for failing to tackle corruption

Arjuna Ranatunga, now a government minister, said cricket corruption in Sri Lanka went far beyond the claims made in an Al Jazeera documentary which aired on Sunday.

Spot-fixing sting: Sri Lanka Cricket finds pitch-tampering allegations at Galle as 'difficult to believe'
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Spot-fixing sting: Sri Lanka Cricket finds pitch-tampering allegations at Galle as 'difficult to believe'

TV news channel Al Jazeera broadcast a documentary on Sunday showing a groundsman and a player allegedly discussing altering the pitch at Galle during Australia's 229-run loss in the second Test against Sri Lanka in 2016.

BCCI to wait for ICC's findings before acting against Robin Morris in pitch-fixing scandal
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BCCI to wait for ICC's findings before acting against Robin Morris in pitch-fixing scandal

In the documentary titled, Morris, alleged to be a match-fixer, is seen introducing Galle curator Tharanga Indika to the undercover reporter and boasting about getting pitches doctored as sought by fixers. The ICC has launched an investigation into the matter.

ICC investigating Galle pitch-fixing charges; urges documentary makers to share 'all evidence and supporting material'
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ICC investigating Galle pitch-fixing charges; urges documentary makers to share 'all evidence and supporting material'

An advance report on the documentary, which will be broadcast on Sunday, said two Sri Lankans and a former Indian player were caught discussing how to rig England's opening Test against Sri Lanka in November.

Galle Stadium curator named in fixing scandal, admits to doctoring pitches to benefit bookmakers in sting operation
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Galle Stadium curator named in fixing scandal, admits to doctoring pitches to benefit bookmakers in sting operation

In a shocking revelation, the curator of Galle International Stadium Tharanga Indika was caught on camera in a sting operation, admitting to doctor the pitch for result-oriented outcomes