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KPL match fixing: CCB grills umpire

The police till now have arrested seven people including players and a coach in connection with the KPL match-fixing case.

Published: 23rd November 2019 06:39 AM  |   Last Updated: 23rd November 2019 06:39 AM   |  A+A-

By Express News Service

BENGALURU: The sleuths of the Central Crime Branch (CCB), who are investigating the alleged match-fixing in Karnataka Premiere League (KPL) matches, have questioned an umpire in connection with the probe. BK Ravi, an umpire, was questioned by the CCB police on Friday for a few hours. Sources said that Ravi had worked as third umpire for a few matches which were allegedly fixed. Ravi’s son BR Sharath, who is Under-23 India skipper, is a player of Bengaluru Blasters KPL team and the police would also summon him as part of the probe. The police till now have arrested seven people including players and a coach in connection with the KPL match-fixing case.

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