Rajasthan Royals and Chennai Super Kings face pressure with the Supreme Court hearing © IANS
Rajasthan Royals and Chennai Super Kings face pressure with the Supreme Court hearing © IANS

Nov 24, 2014

Lalit Modi, the former Indian Premier League (IPL) commissioner, has said that the conflict of interest in the league should go. He also stated that the guilty should be punished with regards to the IPL 2013 spot-fixing and betting controversy. On Monday, the Supreme Court told the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) should address the issue of conflict of interest and also told them that they were killing the game of cricket. He also called for the cancellation of the Chennai Super Kings and the Rajasthan Royals.

Modi tweeted, “I agree conflict of interest must go.  Further the guilty must be punished and made example off can’t sweep it under the carpet. Csk and RR must be cancelled. If owners indulge in betting activity the rule book must be thrown at them. Raman should be locked up too.. (sic).”

 

Modi also stated that the the BCCI members who prematurely voted for the controversial boss should also be banned. He tweeted, “All bcci members who prematurely voted in favor of Srini and gang must be disallowed or banned to participate in cricket activity… (sic).”

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