Supreme Court proposal: Chennai Super Kings, Rajasthan Royals to be suspended from playing in IPL 2014
The Supreme Court wants both Chennai and Rajasthan to be suspended from IPL © PTI
Mar 27, 2014
The Supreme Court of India on Thursday proposed to the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) that Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals will not be allowed to take part in the seventh edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL).
The court has given 24 hours to the BCCI to respond to their proposal.
The apex court also proposed that former India captain Sunil Gavaskar or any experienced cricketer should be appointed as the president of the board in place of the troubled chief N Srinivasan.
The court wants Srinivasan to step down as the president.
The Supreme Court of India on Thursday did not take any decision on the Indian Premier League (IPL) spot-fixing and betting scandal, and deferred the hearing on the matter on April 16 after hearing the matter for about three hours.
The BCCI proposed the Supreme Court to initiate disciplinary proceedings as per the recommendations of the Justice Mudgal Committee reports.
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