The Delhi police have arrested Australian cricketer Luke Pomersbach, who plays for Royal Challengers Bangalore in the Indian Premier League [IPL 2012], for allegedly molesting a woman and beating up her fiance at a posh New Delhi hotel.
The 27-year-old batsman from Australia, who has also played for Australia’s Twenty20 side, is currently in India to play DLF IPL 2012 matches for RCB.
The Indian Premier League [IPL 2012] match played between Delhi Daredevils [DD] and Kings XI Punjab [KXIP] has ended in favour of Virender Sehwag, as Delhi Daredevils has won the match by 5 wickets played at Feroz Shah Kotla, Delhi 15 May 2012 – day/night (20-over match)
However, the Kings XI Punjab skipper backed his team even after a loss against Delhi Daredevils.
In a fresh breakdown under the IPL Match Fixing scandal, the BCCI [Board of Control for Cricket in India] has today announced in an interview that it will immediately suspend all the five cricketers who have been named or seen in the video by the TV sting of spot-fixing.
The reports have said that the TV sting operation was done by a TV channel Indian Premier League (IPL) chairman Rajeev Shukla.
The black clouds of Spot-fixing and underhand money dealings seem to be bounced back in the highest earning game, the DLF IPL Twenty20, the Indian Premier League. The report was unearthed by the India TV in a sting operation.
Under the sting operation conducted by the TV channel, showing five domestic level cricket players, playing under different IPL teams, are accepting the match fixing in the IPL matches.
The Kings XI Punjab has still alive in the ongoing Indian Premier League with a last ball win over Deccan Chargers yesterday.
The all-round performance by KXIP skipper David Hussey had made it possible for them. In the match between Kings XI Punjab and Deccan Chargers, KXIP has won the match by 4 wickets at the match played at Punjab Cricket Association Stadium, Mohali, Chandigarh 13 May 2012 – day/night (20-over match).
The winner of IPL season first, Rajasthan Royals, has performed as they want to, the match played against Kings XI Punjab will surely boost the hopes of Rajasthan Royals to keep their hopes alive in the Indian Premier League [IPL 2012].
Rajasthan Royals beat Kings XI Punjab by 43 runs in the DLF IPL 2012 match Played at Punjab Cricket Association Stadium, Mohali, Chandigarh 5 May 2012 – day/night (20-over match).
The Mumbai Indians has won the nail-biting match against Kings XI Punjab by four wickets played at Punjab Cricket Association Stadium, Mohali, Chandigarh 25 April 2012 – day/night (20-over match).
Earlier, Kings XI Punjab skipper David Hussey won the toss and elected to bat first. Batting first, KXIP off to a flying start but soon lost two quick wickets of Nitin Saini on 17 runs and then Mandeep Singh 22 runs.