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Exclusive: Al Jazeera exposes the match-fixer from Mumbai

Aneel Munawar, who is part of a syndicate controlling India's betting market, promises undercover reporter big returns.

Exclusive: Al Jazeera exposes the match-fixer from Mumbai

Exclusive

Which players are prepared to cash in on cricket scam?

Pakistan's Hasan Raza and Sri Lanka's Jeevantha Kulatunga and Dilhara Lokuhettige among players willing to participate.

Exclusive: Al Jazeera exposes players cashing in on match-fixing

Opinion

Why match-fixing in cricket is such a lucrative business

Match-fixing and corruption have permeated every form of cricket internationally.

Ed Hawkins

by Ed Hawkins

Ed Hawkins

Cricket

Timeline: Match-fixing and spot-fixing in cricket

A list of known major fixing incidents that have taken place in recent times.

Timeline: Match-fixing and spot-fixing in cricket

Opinion

Organised crime threatens all international sports

Al Jazeera investigation revealing cricket match-fixing is another sign sport's traditional values are being eroded.

Chris Eaton

by Chris Eaton

Chris Eaton

Exclusive

Cricket match-fixers caught in the act in Sri Lanka

Reporter films Indian fixer boasting of bribing Sri Lankan groundsman to doctor pitch in Test matches.

Exclusive: Cricket match-fixers caught in the act in Sri Lanka

Afghanistan

Cricket match bomb attack kills eight in Jalalabad

At least eight people killed in bomb attack on Ramadan night-time cricket tournament in eastern Afghanistan.

Afghanistan: Jalalabad cricket match bomb attack kills eight

Environment

How climate change is threatening cricket

Rain-stopped play is not what you want to see if you're a cricket fan. Could it become an increasingly common sight?

UK: What impact is climate change having on cricket?

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Ireland cricket team to play first test match

Ireland has played cricket since the 18th century, but for the first time, they will field a team in a test match, considered the highest standard of the game.

Cricket

Cricket in Nepal: Are hopes for a revival on the cards?

Nepali cricket team has now been recognised, but lack of infrastructure and support to players remain big hurdles.

One-Day International status gives Nepal cricket hopes of revival

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Australian cricket captain banned in cheating scandal

Batsman Bancroft, who carried out the ball-tampering, handed nine-month ban by Cricket Australia.