Corruption In Sports

Ghana official suspected of corruption resigns from FIFA

Jun 11, 2018

Under investigation in Ghana for alleged corruption, FIFA Council member Kwesi Nyantakyi has resigned from the world soccer body

Putin-led Russian World Cup vote win investigated 8 years on

Jun 10, 2018

Vladimir Putin spoke in English with a beaming smile when he put his seal on Russia's World Cup hosting vote victory that eight years later is still under criminal investigation

The Latest: Nadal beats del Potro to reach 11th French final

Jun 8, 2018

Rafael Nadal improved to 11-0 in French Open semifinals as he seeks his 11th title at the clay-court Grand Slam tournament

Ghana FA dissolved, risks FIFA ban ahead of 2026 WCup vote

Jun 7, 2018

Ghana risks being suspended from the 2026 World Cup hosting vote after its government said it would disband the national soccer federation amid corruption allegations

Texas court reinstates Baylor sex assault conviction

Jun 6, 2018

Texas' highest criminal appeals court has reinstated the 2015 sexual assault conviction of a former Baylor University football player whose case ignited a scandal at the nation's largest Baptist school

Ex-soccer boss sentenced in Croatia after corruption trial

Jun 6, 2018

Former Dinamo Zagreb director Zdravko Mamic was sentenced Wednesday to 6 1/2 years in prison for embezzlement and tax evasion

Djokovic falters, Ceccchinato soars in French Open stunner

Jun 5, 2018

Novak Djokovic was stunned in the French Open quarterfinals by a man who never won a Grand Slam match until last week

Belgian authorities detain 13 in tennis match-fixing probe

Jun 5, 2018

Belgian authorities say they have detained 13 people for questioning in a series of raids linked to an investigation into match-fixing in professional tennis

Djokovic's next French Open foe was cleared of match-fixing

Jun 3, 2018

In his record 12th French Open quarterfinal, Novak Djokovic will face a man he knows well, even if the rest of the world does not

Ukraine's Badanov banned for life for match fixing

May 29, 2018

Ukraine's Dmytro Badanov has been banned for life and fined $100,000 by an independent hearing officer after being found guilty of tennis match fixing


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