Corruption In Sports

Drug tests for gamers as soccer's eWorld Cup jackpot climbs

Aug 4, 2018

Less than three weeks after the World Cup finished the finals of the video gaming version are being staged by FIFA in London

Egypt names Aguirre as national coach despite investigation

Aug 2, 2018

Egypt named Javier Aguirre as the new coach of the national team on Thursday despite his involvement in a match-fixing investigation in Spain

Integrity report calls for hard line on doping, match-fixing

Aug 1, 2018

Australia mulls new hard line on doping, match fixing after report into sports integrity

Parma gets 5-point penalty, Calaio banned 2 years

Jul 23, 2018

Parma has retained its Serie A status but will start the new season with a five-point deduction, while forward Emanuele Calaio has been banned for two years for what the Italian football federation deemed to be attempted match-fixing

Scandal-hit USOC picks golf executive Sarah Hirshland as CEO

Jul 12, 2018

Scandal-battered USOC hires golf executive Sarah Hirshland as CEO, replacing Scott Blackmun

Croatia official allowed to watch semis despite conviction

Jul 11, 2018

FIFA is letting a top Croatian soccer official watch the team's World Cup semifinal against England from a VIP section despite him being convicted last month in a corruption case linked to the transfer of captain Luka Modric

Marketing firm to pay more than $24M in soccer bribery case

Jul 10, 2018

A Florida-based unit of a Spanish sports media group must pay a hefty penalty after pleading guilty to bribing Latin American soccer officials

Tennis tours eye outside help for players harassed online

Jul 3, 2018

The men's tennis tour has enlisted a risk assessment and management company to help players determine how seriously to take harassing and threatening messages received via social media

Suspended Zimbabwe official refused to hand over cellphone

Jun 26, 2018

A senior official at the Zimbabwe cricket board refused to hand over his cellphone to ICC investigators and then deleted information on it, leading to him being provisionally suspended under the anti-corruption code

PCB's anti-corruption unit summons Akmal over fixing claims

Jun 25, 2018

Pakistan Cricket Board's anti-corruption unit has summoned test cricketer Umar Akmal regarding his claims about a fixing approach made to him during the 2015 World Cup


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