S Sreesanth

S Sreesanth was arrested by the Delhi Police for his alleged involvement in spot-fixing during the Indian Premier League 2013 © PTI

New Delhi: May 28, 2013

A court in New Delhi has sent Indian pacer S Sreesanth to Tihar jail for judicial custody till June 4 on Tuesday despite Delhi Police‘s request for a two-day extension.

Times Now reported that the Delhi Police claimed to have made further strides into Sreesanth’s alleged involvement in the spot-fixing scandal and had asked for a two-day extension of his custody on this basis.

Sreesanth, alongwith two of his Rajasthan Royals’ teammates Ajit Chandila and Ankeet Chavan, was arrested on suspicion of his alleged involvement in spot-fixing scandal during Indian Premier League 2013.

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