Malaysia cracks down on match-fixing in Southeast Asian Games

The problem has led to Malaysian football bosses announcing that any players found guilty would be banned for life.tournament.

by

    Malaysia, which is hosting the Southeast Asian Games, continues to top the medal table on day 9.

    The country's football team remain on course for gold, but the issue of match-fixing has previously been a problem at this tournament.

    The problem has led to Malaysian football bosses announcing that any players found guilty would be banned for life.

    Al Jazeera's Andy Richardson reports from Kuala Lumpur.


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    'We scoured for days without sleeping, just clothes on our backs'

    'We scoured for days without sleeping, just clothes on our backs'

    The Philippines’ Typhoon Haiyan was the strongest storm ever to make landfall. Five years on, we revisit this story.

    How Moscow lost Riyadh in 1938

    How Moscow lost Riyadh in 1938

    Russian-Saudi relations could be very different today, if Stalin hadn't killed the Soviet ambassador to Saudi Arabia.

    Daughters of al-Shabab

    Daughters of al-Shabab

    What draws Kenyan women to join al-Shabab and what challenges are they facing when they return to their communities?