Corruption In Sports

China's Xi: 2022 Winter Games will be green, inclusive, open

Jan 31, 2019

Chinese President Xi Jinping says his country is well on track to deliver a "spectacular" 2022 Winter Olympic Games

The Latest: Ex-Oklahoma State coach pleads guilty to bribery

Jan 30, 2019

Ex-Oklahoma State assistant basketball coach Lamont Evans has pleaded guilty, admitting to accepting $22,000 in bribes to convince NBA-destined athletes to team up with favored financial advisers

FIFA bans former referee for life for bribery, match-fixing

Jan 24, 2019

The international soccer referees most famously implicated in fixing matches, Ibrahim Chaibou, has been banned for life for taking bribes

Doping agency forgives Russia, but says more work needed

Jan 22, 2019

The World Anti-Doping Agency forgave Russia for its tardiness in turning over lab data, and then raised the specter of an Olympic ban if that data is found to have been tampered with

Ex-Arizona assistant coach pleads guilty to bribery charge

Jan 22, 2019

Former Arizona assistant coach Emanuel "Book" Richardson has pleaded guilty to a bribery charge in a federal prosecution that exposed corruption in college basketball recruiting

Prop bets popular for Super Bowl, but NFL wants them gone

Jan 21, 2019

Wagers on how many touchdown passes New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady will throw or how many rushing yards Los Angeles Rams running back Todd Gurley will gain are likely to be popular options for bettors on the Super Bowl

Journalist in Ghana who exposed soccer corruption shot dead

Jan 17, 2019

Investigative journalist in Ghana who exposed deep-rooted soccer corruption shot dead

AP Interview: Europol ties together tennis match-fixer rings

Jan 17, 2019

European police agency Europol says it has identified links between match-fixing gambling syndicates being unraveled in Spain and Belgium

Investigative journalist in Ghana who exposed soccer corruption shot dead by gunmen

Jan 17, 2019

Investigative journalist in Ghana who exposed soccer corruption shot dead by gunmen

Europeans unravel massive tennis match-fixing ring

Jan 16, 2019

French police are questioning at least four low-ranked tennis players in a growing investigation of a massive match-fixing scheme that investigators say involved more than 100 players around Europe


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