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Cricket fans let down by scandal
Fans say corruption scandal is threatening the future of the sport.
Last Modified: 27 Apr 2010 05:28 GMT

The corruption allegations rocking India's cricket Premier League have scandalised the country's most popular and lucrative sport.

On Sunday Lalit Modi, the head of the IPL, was suspended from his post over allegations of money-laundering and match-fixing.

The scandal has left many Indian cricket fans angry and disappointed.

Al Jazeera's Prerna Suri reports from New Delhi.

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